The national encyclopędia (Google eBook)

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1867
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Page 471 - ... or upon any agreement that is not to be performed within the space of one year from the making thereof; unless the agreement upon which such action shall be brought, or some memorandum or note thereof, shall be in writing, and signed by the party to be charged therewith...
Page 258 - That all and singular ministers in any cathedral, collegiate or parish church or chapel, or other place of public worship within this realm of England, dominion of Wales, and town of Berwick upon Tweed, shall be bound to say and use the Morning Prayer, Evening Prayer, celebration and administration of both the sacraments, and all other the public and common prayer, in such order and form as is mentioned in the said book annexed and joined to this present act, and intituled, The Book of Common Prayer...
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Page 339 - Christ, both which are in heaven, and which are on earth; even in him: in whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will...
Page 531 - And here is to be noted that the Minister at the time of the Communion, and at all other times in his ministration, shall use...
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Page 358 - A certificate, under the seal of the University and signed by the Chancellor shall be delivered at the public presentation for degrees to each candidate who has passed.
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