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" Others apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost... "
Savonarola, Erasmus, and Other Essays - Page 300
by Henry Hart Milman - 1870 - 500 pages
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A Guide from the Church of Rome to the Church of Christ

James Godkin - Baptist converts - 1845 - 144 pages
...disputes on metaphysical theology. Often we sat apart — " In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high, Of Providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate ; Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end in wandering mazes lost." I remember I was, for argument-s sake, Agustinian, and strenuously...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1846
...notions of the divine nature, not wrought out, it may be true, in subtle metaphysical formularies, but not the less convincing, not the less commanding,...if not contradictory sentence. It has asserted St. Augustin against Pelagius, and disclaimed him first against Godescalc, later against Jnnsenius. We...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1846
...figurative intimations of the New Testament, are to us infinitely more satisfactory, as infinitely mure accordant with divine wisdom, and the moral probation...by a counteracting if not contradictory sentence. sentence. It has asserted St. Augustin against Pelagius, and disclaimed him first against Godescalc....
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 77

1846
...and is either prudently silent or cautiously guarded. ' Of Providence, Foreknowledge, Will, and Pate, Fixed Fate, Free Will, Foreknowledge absolute,' infallible...betrayed into a decree, it has been constrained in due lime to limit its own decisions by a counteracting if not contradictory sentence. It has asserted St....
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The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of ..., Volume 6

John Campbell Baron Campbell - Judges - 1847
...knowledge of divine truth. When these casuists, though of more than mortal grasp of thought ' reason'd high Of providence, fore-knowledge, will and fate, Fixed fate, free will, fore-knowledge absolute, They found no end, in wandering mazes lost.' The opinions complained of, however erroneous, are of...
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Biographia Literaria: Or, Biographical Sketches of My ..., Volume 1, Part 1

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1847
...enter into conversation with me. For I soon found the means of directing it to my favourite subjects Of providence, fore-knowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, fore-knowledge absolute, And found no end in wandering mazes lost. This preposterous pursuit was, beyond doubt, injurious both...
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Biographia Literaria; Or, Biographical Sketches of My ..., Volume 1, Part 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1847
...enter into conversation with me. For I soon found the means of directing it to my favourite subjects Of providence, fore-knowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, fore-knowledge absolute, And found no end in wandering mazes lost. This preposterous pursuit was, beyond doubt, injurious both...
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Sermons on Christian Communion: Designed to Promote the Growth of the ...

Thomas Russell Sullivan - Communion sermons - 1848 - 391 pages
...which mortal man is so often and so sadly perplexed as on this ? Multitudes have %' " Reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute ; And found no end, in wandering mazes lost." Such, indeed, is the intrinsic abstruseness of theology,...
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Application of Metaphysical and Ethical Science to the Evidences of Religion ...

Francis Bowen - Apologetics - 1849 - 465 pages
...their place of punishment, " apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost." All science proceeds from one generalization to another,...
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Lowell Lectures: On the Application of Metaphysical and Ethical Science to ...

Francis Bowen - Apologetics - 1849 - 465 pages
...their place of punishment, " apart sat on a hill retired, In thoughts more elevate, and reasoned high Of providence, foreknowledge, will, and fate, Fixed fate, free will, foreknowledge absolute, And found no end, in wandering mazes lost." All science proceeds from one generalization to another,...
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