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                                                     AN

                                                 ESSAY,

                                                  UPON

                                    The following Queſtions.

Queſt. What Power has the Magiſtrate, about Sacred Things ?
Queſt. 2. Do the Faults of Rulers render their Authority void
           and null ?
Queſt.
3. Are we to be Obedient to Magiſtrates of a different
           Religion from our ſelves ? And if ſo,
Queſt. 4. What Obedience is to be given unto them ?

                      By a Well-wiſher of the Country's Peace.

Mat. 22. 21.  Render therefore unto Ceſar, the Things which are Ce-
    ſars : And unto God, the Things that are God's.

Rom. 13. 7. Render therefore to all their Dues :Tribute to whom
    Tribute is due, Cuſtom to whom Cuſtom, Fear to whom Fear, Hon-
    our to whom Honour.

Rom. 13. 1. Let every Soul be Subject to the higher Powers : For there
    is no Power but of God
- V. 2. Whoſoever therefore reſiſteth the Power,
    reſiſteth the Ordinance of God : And they that reſiſt, ſhall receive to
   themſelves Damnation.

Jer. 29. 7. And ſeek the Peace of the City, whether I have cauſed you
    to be carried away Captive, and pray unto the Lord for it: For in
    the Peace thereof ſhall ye have Peace.

                                           DRUMFRIES.

Printed by ROBERT RAE, at his Printing-Houſe in the Kirk-
    gate,
M DCC XV.            ( Price. 4. d. )

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