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about, seeth the disciple whom Jesus Sea of Tiberias, rat. 33. loved, following; which also leaned Joh. xxi. Minist. 4. on his breast at lupper, and said, Lord,

which is be that betrayeth thee? Peter 21.
seeing him, saith to Jesus, Lord, and
what fhall this man do? Jesus faith unto 22.
him, If I will that he tarry till I come,
what is that to thee? Follow thou me.
Then went this saying abroad among 23.
the brethren, that that disciple should
not die.: yet Jesus said not unto him,
He shall not die; but, if I will that he
tarry till I come, what is that to thee?
This is the disciple which testifieth of 24.
these things, and wrote these things :
and we know that his testimony is true.



Jesus is seen the eighth time to the

eleven Apostles, upon a Mountain :
instructs them in divers particú-

lars concerning their Ministry.

Hen the eleven disciples went into 16.Mat.xxviii.
a mountain where Jesus had ap:

pointed them. And when they saw 17.
him, they worshipped him : but some
doubted. And Jesus came and spake to 18.
them, saying, All power is given unto
me in heaven, and in earth. Go ye 19.
Therefore and teach all nations, baptizing
them in the name of the Father, and of
the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Teach. 20.
ing them 10 observe all things what so-


cver I have commanded you : and lo I At the Sea of #tat. 33. am with you always even to the end of Tiberias. Minist. 4. the world. Amen.



Jefus is seen the ninth time by five

hundred Disciples; the tenth by
James; the eleventh by all the
Apostles; a twelfth and last time
by the same, whom he again com.
missions to publish the Gospel, and
instructs in several things relating
to it, and afterwards in their fight
ascends up into Heaven. The Con-



Fter that [Jesus] was seen of a-6. Cor. xvi

bove five hundred brethren at once: of whom the greater part remain unto this present, but fome are fallen asleep. After that he was seen of 7. James, then of all the Apostles. * To 3. whom also he shewed himself alive af. ter his passion, by many infallible proofs, being seen of them forty days, and speaking of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God: And being allembled

4. together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerufalem, but wait for the promife of the Father, which, faith he, Te have heard of me. For folin truly baprized with so





Anno í

water, but ye shall be baptized with the At the sea of 33. Holy Ghof, not many days hence. When Tiberias.

Acts i.
they therefore were come together,
they asked of him, saying, Lord, wili
thou at this time restore again the kinga
dom to Ifrael? And he said unto them, 7.
It is not for you to know the times or the
seasons, which the Father hard put in bis

own porter. But ye shall receive power 8.
after that the Holy Ghost is come upon
you : and ye shall be witnesses unto me,
both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and
in Samaria, and unto the uttermost parts
of the earth.

* And he led them out as far as to Bethany.

Bethany : and he lift up his hands, and so. Luk. xxvi.
• Mar. xvi. blessed them. * And it came to pass, sI.
19. while he blessed them, he was partes

from them, and carried up into heaven.
* And when he had spoken these things 9. Acts.i.
while they beheld, he was taken up,
and a cloud received him out of their
fight, * and sat on the right hand of 19. Mar. xvi.

* And while they looked stedfastly 10. Acts in
toward heaven, as he went up, behold
two men stood by them in white appa-
rel; which also said, Te men of Galilee, 11.
wby stand ye gazing up into heaven

This same Fesus which is taken up from you into heaven, Shall so come, in like manner as ye have seen him go into hea. ven. * And they worshipped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy: 25. Luk. xxiv. * from the mount called Olivet, which 12. Acts i.


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Mount Olivet. is from Jerusalem, a (+) sabbath days Anno
Acts i.

journey. * And were continually in the car. 33.

temple, praising and blessing God. Minift. 4 Mar. xvi. 20. * And they went forth, and preached

every where, the Lord working with

them, and confirming the word with Joh. XX. 30. figns following. * And many other xx

signs truly did Jesus in the presence of

his disciples, which are not written in Joh. XX. 31. this book. But these are written, that

ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ

the fon of God, and that believing ye Joh. xxi. 25. might have life through his name. And

there are also many other things which
Jesus did, the which if they should be
written every one, I suppose that even

the world it self could not contain the
books that should be written. Amen.

The End of the Fourth year of Christ's

(1) Sabbath days journey, That is cwo Miles, for
it was not lawful for the Jews to go more on the
Sabbath day.

F I N I S.

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