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live to torment them, which thould have helped to their Happiness. As by these they should have fed upon the Love of God, and drawn forth perpetually the Joys of his Presence; fo by thefe must they feed upon his Wrath, and draw forth continually the Pains of his Absence. Now they have no Leisure to consider, nor any Room in their Memories for the Things of another Life; but then they shall have no.' thing else to do; their Memories shall have no other Employment. God would have had the Doctrine of their eternal State written on the Pofts of their Doors, on their Hands and Hearts; he would have had them mind it, and mention it when they lay down and rose up, when they fat in their House, and when they walked by the Way; and seeing they rejected this Counsel of the Lord, therefore it shall be written always before them in the Place of their Thraldom, that which Way Soever they look, they may ftill behold it. It' will torment them to think of the Greatness of the Glory they have loft. If it had been what they could have spared, or a Lofs to be repaired with any Thing else, it had been a small Matter. If it had been Health, or Wealth, or Friends, or Life, it had been nothing. But, oh! to lose that exceeding eternal Weight of Glory! It will also torment them to think of the possibility they once had of obtaining it, Then they will remeinber, « Time was, when I

was .as fair for the Kingdom as others. I was set « upon the Stage of the World; if I had played my 6 Part wilely and faithfully, I might now have had 66 Poffefsion of the Inheritance. I might have been is among yonder blefled Saints, who ain now cor6 mented with these damned Fiends. The Lord did * set before me Life and Death; and having chose si Death, I deserve to suffer it. The Prize was held * aut before me; if I had run well, I miglu have

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