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Vistory over the woman, and between thy feed the Devil. and her feed; it shall bruise thy head,

and thou shalt bruise his heel. Luke xxii. 31. Simon, Simon, behold Satan hath desired to have you,


you as wheat. Ver. 32. But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith. fail not.

Rom. xvi. 20. And the GOD of peace shall bruise. Satan under your feet shortly.

1 John i. 14. I have written unto you, young men, because ye are strong, and the word of GOD abideth in you, and ye have overcome the wicked


1 John v. 18. We know that whosoever is born of GOD sinneth not, but he that is begotten of GOD keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.

James iv. 7. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.


Ifa. xii. 1. Behold God is my falvation ; I will trust, and not be afraid'; for the LORD JEHOVAH is my strength and my song, he also is become my falvation.

Isa. xl. 29. He giveth power to the faint : and to them that have no might, he increaseth strength.

Ver. 30. Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall.

Ver. 31. But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength : they fhall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary, and they shall walk and not faint. Ifa. xlii. 3. A bruised reed ihall he not break, and:


the smoaking flax he shall not quench ; he shall bring forth judgment unto truth.

Pf. xxix. 11. The LORD will give strength unto his people, the LORD will bless his people with peace.

Pf. xxxi. 24. Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the LORD.

Pf. lxviii. 35. O GOD, thou art terrible out of thy holy places : the GOD of Israel is he that giveth strength and power unto his people.

Zech. xii. 8. In that day the LORD shall defend the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and he that is feeble among them at that day, shall be as David, and the house of David shall be as GOD, as the angel of the LORD before them.

Job xi. 15. Thou shalt be stedfast, thou shalt not fear.

IS. xxxv. 3. Strengthen ye the weak hands, and confirm the feeble knees.

Ver. 4. Say to them that are of a fearful heart, be strong, fear not: Behold your GOD will come with vengeance, even GOD with a recompençe, he will come and save you.

Zech. x. 12. I will strengthen them in the LORD, and they shall walk up and down in his name, saith the LORD.

2 Cor. xii. 9. My grace is sufficient for thee ; for, my strength is made perfect in weaknefs.

Foel iii. 16. The LORD will be the hope of his people, and the strength of the children of Israel.

2 Tim. i. 7. GOD hath not given us the spirit of fear, but of power, and of love, and of a found mind,

XIII. FRUITFULNESS, and Increase of GRACE. · Fruitfulness.

Pf. i. 3. He shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that


bringeth forth his fruit in his feafon : his leaf also shall not wither, and whatsoever he doth shall profper.

Jer. xxxi. 12. They shall come and fing in the height of Zion, and shall flow together to the goodness of the LORD, for wheat, and for wine, and for oil, and for the young of the flock, and of the herd : and their foul shall be as a watered garden, and they shall not forrow any more at all.

Hof. xiv. 5. I will be as the dew unto Ifrael : he shall grow as the lilly, and cast forth his roots as Lebanon.

Ver. 8. I am like a green fir tree, from me is thy fruit found.

John xv. 2. Every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit.

Ver. 5. He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit ; for without me ye can do nothing.

2 Pet. i. 8. If these things be in you, and abound, they make you that


Thall neither be barren, nor unfruitful, in the knowledge of our LORD Jesus Christ.

Pf. xcii. 14. They shall bring forth In Old Age: fruit in old age : They fhall be fat and flourishing

7b xvii. 9. The righteous also Increase of Grace. mall hold on his way, and he that

hath clean hands thall be stronger and stronger.

Pf. lxxxiv. 7. They go from strength to strength, every one of them in Zion appeareth before GOD.

Pf. xcii. 12. The righteous shall flourish like the palm-tree : he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon.

Prov. iv. 1. The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

Mal. iv, 2. But unto you that fear my name, shall the Sun of Righeousness arise with healing in his wings : and ye shall go forth, and grow up, as calves of the stall.

Mat. xiii. 12. Whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance.

Jam. iv. 6. But he giveth more grace ; wherefore he faith, GOD resisteth the proud, but he giveth grace unto the humble.

If. xi. 6. The wolf also shall dwell The Grace of with the lamb, and the leopard shall Meekness. lie down with the kid ; and the calf,

and the young lion, and the fatling, together, and a little child shall lead them.

Ver. 7. The cow and the bear shall feed, and their young ones shall lie down together : and the lion shall eat straw like the ox.

Ver. 8. And the fucking child shall play upon the hole of the alp, and the weaned child shall put his hand on the cockatrice den.

Ver. 9. They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain ; for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the LORD, as the waters cover the fea.

XIV. Grace to PERSEVERE, John X. 28. And I will give unto them eternal life, and they shall never perilh, neither shall any pluck them out of


Ver. 29. My Father that


them me is greater than all, and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father's hand.

John xvii. 11. Holy Father, keep through thine own name thofe whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are. Rom. viii. 38. I am persuaded, that neither death,


nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come,

Ver. 39. Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of GOD, which is in Christ Jesus our LORD.

1 Cor. i. 8. Who shall also confirm you unto the end, that ye may be blameless in the day of our LORD Jesus Christ.

2 Cor. i. 21. He which stablisheth us with you in Christ, and hath anointed us, is God.

Phil. i. 9. Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you, will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ.

Thel. v. 23. I pray GOD your whole spirit and foul, and body, be preserved blameless unto the coming of our LORD Jefus Chrift.

Ver. 24. Faithful is he that calleth you, who also will do it.

2 Thel. iii. 3. The LORD is faithful, who shall establish you, and keep you from evil.

2 Pet. i. 10. Wherefore the rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure ; for if ye do these things, ye shall never fall.

1 Pet. i. 5. Who are kept by the power of GOD through faith unto salvation.

Prov. I. 25. The righteous is an everlasting foundation.

Jude 24. Unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy.

1 John v. 18. We know, that whosoever is born of GOD, sinneth not : but he that is begotten of GOD keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.

Pf. cxxxviii. 8. The LORD will perfect that which concerneth me : Thy mercy, O LORD, endureth for ever.: Forsake not the works of thine own hands.


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