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Ancient Christianity, & the Doctrines of the Oxford Tracts for the Times
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Page 385 - That no foreign prince, person, prelate, state, or potentate hath, or ought to have any jurisdiction, power, superiority, pre-eminence, or authority ecclesiastical or spiritual, within this realm : So help me God.
Page 180 - And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud : for he is a god ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked.
Page 503 - Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever.
Page 435 - Item sacram Scripturam, juxta eum sensum quem tenuit et tenet sancta Mater Ecclesia, cujus est judicare de vero sensu, et interpretatione sacrarum Scripturarum admitto : nee eam unquam, nisi juxta unanimem consensum Patrum, accipiam et interpretabor.
Page 505 - Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils ; speaking lies in hypocrisy ; having their conscience seared with a hot iron ; forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth.
Page 463 - It is not I that take away your sins, but it is Christ only; and to him only I send you for that purpose, forsaking therein all your good virtues, words, thoughts, and works, and only putting your trust in Christ.
Page 503 - And then shall that wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming; even him whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders, and with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.
Page 461 - God, and it consisteth in paying our ransom, and fulfilling of the law : and so the grace of God, doth not shut out the justice of God in our justification, but only shutteth out the justice of man; that is to say, the justice of our works, as to be merits of deserving our justification.
Page 422 - WILL you then faithfully exercise yourself in the same holy Scriptures, and call upon God by prayer, for the true understanding of the same; so as you may be able by them to teach and exhort with wholesome Doctrine, and to withstand and convince the gainsayers ? a Answer. I will so do, by the help of God.