Irenicum, to the lovers of truth and peace heart-divisions opened in the causes and evils of them : with cautions that we may not be hurt by them, and endeavours to heal them
Burroughs, Jeremiah, 1599-1646.

The fifth joyning Consideration.

The strongest hath need of the weakest.

LEt not the hand say, it hath no need of the foot; nor the eye, it hath no need of the hand; God hath so tempred the bo∣dy, that every member hath need of every member.

It was a sweet spirit in Peter, that great Apostle, writing to the scattered Christians, he begins his Epistle thus: Simon Pe∣ter a servant and an Apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have ob∣tained like precious faith with us. Little nayles may be usefull, where great wedges can do no good. Little chips may help to set great logs on fire.