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Take beed unto thyself, and unto thy Doetrine ; con-
tinue in them: For in so doing thou shalt save thyself.----

1 Tim. iv.

15.

& 16,

L O N D ON:

PRINTED A. D. MDCCLXII.

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Devout Christian Reader.
Dearly beloved Brother, in our Lord, and

God, and Saviour, Jesus Christ,
BE
E pleased to accept this Labour of

Love, of thine unworthy Fellow-
Servant; who mindful of the Command,
When thou art converted, strengthen
thy Brethren,presenteth, with all
Humility, these his Endeavours, for
thine Attainment of the Truth, and
everlasting Salvation : And, in return,
affist him with thy Prayers, to the
Throne of Grace and Mercy; that,
whilft he offereth Instruction to others,
he
may

so take Heed unto himself, that
he become not a Cast-away.

Thus faith the Lord, Stand ye in the Ways, and see, and ask for the old Paths, where is the good Way, and walk therein, and ye shall

find Rest for your Souls.

Jerem. vi. 16.
Unto

you that fear my Name, shall the Sun of Righteous-
ness arise with healing in his Wings. Mal. iv. 2.

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ORTHODOX CONFESSION

OF THE

CATHOLIC and APOSTOLIC

EASTERN-CHURCH.

NECTARIUS,
By the Mercy of God, Patriarch of the Holy City

of Jerusalem, and of all Palestine.

Τ Ο

All orthodox Readers, my beloved Brethren,

and Children in the Lord. Grace, Peace, and
Mercy, from God.

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F thou desirest, dear Reader, to be instructed

in the right Faith, and to be enlightened with the Brightness of the immaterial Light ; now, whileft thou livest in this thy material Body, which is to live above all visible Beings, and to ascend on the Wings of the Mind, to God; it behoveth thee to read, with the closest Attention, this little Book, which containeth a very compendious, yet plain, and clear Comprehension, of true Doctrine: As appears, I think fully, from the Title of it; being called, The Orthodox Confeffion of

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