On God as our Summum Bonum (John Norton)

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A created being cannot be our Summum Bonum, i.e. our chiefest good, only God who is increated, can fill, and satisfy the soul of Man.

John Norton, The orthodox evangelist. Or A treatise wherein many great evangelical truths (not a few whereof are much opposed and eclipsed in this perilous hour of the passion of the Gospel) are briefly discussed, cleared, and confirmed: as a further help, for the begetting, and establishing of the faith which is in Jesus. As also the state of the blessed, where; of the condition of their souls from the instant of their dissolution: and of their persons after their resurrection (London: Henry Cripps and Lodowick Lloyd, 1654), p. 328.
 
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