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For its insights into shifts in historical method in the nineteenth century, it's pretty interesting. I concede that Newman has his charms! Read full review
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Page 24 - But though we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel unto you than that which we have preached unto you, let him be accursed. As we said before, so say I now again, If any man preach any other gospel unto you than that ye have received, let him be accursed.
Page 91 - ... eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, nor the heart of man conceived.
Page i - FRET not thyself because of the ungodly; neither be thou envious against the evil doers : 2 For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and be withered even as the green herb.
Page 162 - Verily, verily, I say unto you, The Son can do nothing of himself, but what he seeth the Father do; for what things soever He doeth, these also doeth the Son likewise. For the Father loveth the Son, and showeth him all things that Himself doeth : and He will show him greater works than these, that ye may marvel.
Page 257 - We believe in one God, the Father Almighty, maker of all things visible and invisible; and in one Lord Jesus Christ, the Word of God, God of God, light of light, life of life, the only-begotten Son, the first-born of every creature, begotten of the Father before all ages, by whom all things were made...
Page 413 - It may almost be laid down as an historical fact that the mystical interpretation and orthodoxy will stand or fall together.
Page 51 - The most accurate consideration of the subject will lead us to acquiesce in the statement, as a general truth, that the doctrines in question have never been learned merely from Scripture ; surely, the sacred volume was never intended, and was not adapted, to teach our creed.
Page 75 - He both thinks and speaks the truth; except when careful treatment is necessary, and then, as a physician for the good of his patients, he will LIE, or rather utter a LIE, as the Sophists say. . . . Nothing, however, but his neighbour's good will lead him to do this. He gives himself up for the Church.'"3 As to the