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" having no hope, and without God in the worldi! Accordingly, the Administration of the Covenant is committed unto Jesus Christ the Head of it : 7. xlix. 8. Thus faith the Lord, I will give thec * for a covenant of the people. And all the Benefits of the Covenant are lodged in his Hand : Col. i. 19. For it pleased the Father, - that in him ^ Thould all fulness dwells And he is in powered :: to administer the Covenant to Sinners of kind indefinitely : John iii. 17. 'God sent as Son ' into the world to condemn the world; but that

the world through him might be saved.' Prov. viii. 4. Unto you, O men, I call, and my voice is • to the sons of man. If. lv. 1. 2. 3. · Ho, every

one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat, yea, come, buy wine and milk without money . and without price. Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your

labour for that which satisfieth not? heark. (en diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is

good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness. Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live, and I will make an everlast• ing covenant with you, even the sure mercies

of David.' That Christ is impowered to administer the Covenant to Sinners of Mankind indefiz "ely, can very well be, though he represented the Blect only in it; for the Father is so well pleafed with the Performance of the Condition thereof, that Chriít crucified is made the Ordinance of God for Salvation, to Sinners of Mankind indefinitely, according to the Promise of the Covenant to him, he being in himself sufficient thereto: John iii. 14. i 15. 15. And as Moses lifted up the serpent in


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