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By this repulfe receiv'd, and hold'ft in Hell
Thus they the Son of God our Saviour meek Sung victor, and from heavenly feast refresh'd Brought on his way with joy; he unobferv'd Home to his mother's house private return'd.
Mofes godoyile, recounting how he affum'd his true body; that it corrupts not, because of his [abode] with God in the mount; declares the like of Enoch and Eliah; befides the purity of the place, that certain pure winds, dews, and clouds, preserve it from corruption; whence exhorts to the fight of God; tells they cannot fee Adam in the state of innocence by reafon of their fin.
Chorus of Angels fing a hymn of the creation.
debating what should become of Man,
if he fall.
Chorus fing the marriage fong, and defcribe Paradife,
Lucifer contriving Adam's ruin.
Chorus fears for Adam, and relates Lucifer's rebellion and fall.
Confcience cites them to God's examination.
Chorus bewails, and tells the good Adam hath loft.