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Conceptions; Therefore, when the Scriptures teach that we shall see God as he is, they mean that we shall have the most Clear, and full and perfeót Knowledge, the most intire Perception of the Immenfity, as well as of the other Excellencies and Perfeótions of his Being. When we now set our selves to Think where God existed before there was any such Thing as Place, according to our Present Notions of Place, our Minds are Confused, and utterly astonished and oppressed under the Weight of the Contemplation: But, in the future State, wherein our Minds shall be refined and Inlarged into a Capacity of seeing God as he is, This Great

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Thoughts of it, in which we have been amazed and lost Before, shall clear up and become Distinét and Adequate, and Unspeakably Transporting, in That Glo

rious Eternal Day, wherein we shall be

admitted into That Glorious Inaccessible Light in which God dwells, and to which no Man upon Earth, not a Prophet, nor an Apostle could ever Approach; for in *is Light shall we see Light, And how will the Persed Knowledge of an Infinite Being at once strike us with Won

der and Love and Joy? How shall we

then applaud ourselves, for having been so wife as to negleót all worldly Satisfa&tions, for the Sake of that Immense Glo– ry which shall be revealed; in Compa

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convinced, that all past Enjoyments were

Trivial and Contemptible, and as Nothing. Such, undoubtedly, will our Sentiments and Judgement of Things Then be; And Therefore it ought to be the great Business of our Lives to Possess our Souls of the same Necessary and Just Con

ceptions and Thoughts mow, that they

may become Principles of Aétion Now,

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Temporal, that we finally lose not the

Things Eternal: Which God of his infimite Mercy grant, by the gracions Influence of his Holy Spirit, through the

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