A Menology of England and Wales: Or, Brief Memorials of the Ancient British and English Saints Arranged According to the Calendar, Together with the Martyrs of the 16th and 17th Centuries (Google eBook)

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Bunrs & Oates, 1892 - Martyrs - 811 pages
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Page 416 - Yet if any man suffer as a Christian, let him not be ashamed; but let him glorify GOD on this behalf.
Page 614 - This is the day which the LORD hath made ; Let us rejoice and be glad in it...
Page 284 - And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom thou hast sent. I have glorified thee on the earth : I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do. And now, O Father, glorify thou me with thine own self, with the glory which I had with thee before the world was.
Page 10 - Stephen's head in the instant of his seeing the heavens opened, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God.
Page 170 - ... perpetual imprisonment, and loss of all their goods, as in cases of premunire. Mr. Bell showed great content upon this occasion, and looking at the judge said, I beg your lordship would add to the sentence, that my lips and the tops of my fingers may be cut off, for having sworn and subscribed to the articles of heretics, contrary both to my conscience and to God's truth.
Page 107 - Learcke, his own parish priest, that he following the example of his own sheep afterwards suffered a most famous martyrdom for the same cause of Supremacy.
Page 408 - ... where I had the opportunity of giving him the last absolution, just as he was turned off the ladder. During his imprisonment, he carried himself like a true servant and disciple of his crucified master, thirsting after nothing more than the shedding of his blood for the love of his God ; which he performed with a courage and cheerfulness becoming a valiant soldier of Christ, to the great edification of all catholics, and admiration of all protestants, the rational and moderate part especially,...
Page 196 - It appears from the record that on their examination, ' they, treacherously machinating and desiring to deprive the King our sovereign lord of his title of supreme Head of the Church of England, did openly declare, and say, the King our sovereign lord is not supreme Head on earth of the Church of...
Page 533 - Into thy hands, O Lord, I commend my spirit. f His body was deposited in the convent of St. Francisco, and his obsequies were celebrated with funeral pomp at Valladolid, in the parochial church of Santa Maria de la Antigua. His remains were transported afterwards, in 1513, to the Carthusian monastery of Las Cuevas of Seville, to the...
Page 693 - A Menology of England and Wales ; or, Brief Memorials of the Ancient British and English Saints ' (p. 704), in an appendix containing " A Catalogue of Ancient British Saints, as well those named in the Menology, as others whose Acts have perished, or were never written, and of whom no account can be found sufficiently authentic for record.

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