The Life and Acts of John Whitgift, D.D., the Third and Last Lord Archbishop of Canterbury in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth: The life and acts of John Whitgift, Book 1-3 (Google eBook)
Clarendon Press, 1821
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Page 549 - Therefore watch, and remember, that by the space of three years, I ceased not to warn every one night and day with tears.
Page 245 - ... pre-eminence, or authority ecclesiastical or spiritual, within this realm; and therefore I do utterly renounce and forsake all foreign jurisdictions, powers, superiorities and authorities, and do promise, that from henceforth I shall bear faith and true allegiance to the Queen's Highness, her heirs and lawful successors, and to my power shall assist and defend all jurisdictions, pre-eminences, privileges, and authorities granted or belonging to the Queen's Highness, her heirs and successors,...
Page 548 - And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the devil and Satan, which deceiveth the whole. world ; he was cast out into the earth, and his angels were cast out with him.
Page 245 - And I do declare that no foreign prince, person, prelate, state, or potentate hath, or ought to have, any jurisdiction, power, superiority, preeminence, or authority, ecclesiastical or spiritual, within this realm : So help me God.
Page 422 - When Jesus then lifted up his eyes, and saw a great company come unto him, he saith unto Philip, Whence shall we buy bread, that these may eat ? 6 And this he said to prove him: for he himself knew what he would do.
Page 168 - Sundays or holydays, which were better to be changed with some other of the New Testament of more edification, it shall be well done to spend your time to consider well of such chapters before-hand, whereby your prudence and diligence in your office may appear, so that your people may have cause to glorify God for you, and be the readier to embrace your labours, to your better commendation, to the discharge of your consciences, and their own.
Page 359 - It was now a common thing to see young virgins so trained in the study of good letters, that they willingly set all other vain pastimes at nought for learning's sake. It was now no news at all, to see queens and ladies of most high estate and progeny, instead of courtly dalliance, to embrace virtuous exercises of reading and writing, and with most earnest study, both early and late, to apply themselves to the acquiring of knowledge...
Page 359 - England for young damsels in noble houses, and in the courts of princes, instead of cards and other instruments of idle trifling, to have continually in their hands either psalms, homilies, and other devout meditations, or else Paul's epistles, or some book of holy Scripture matters ; and as familiarly to read or reason thereof in Greek, Latin, French, or Italian, as in English.
Page 222 - So likewise in this case, albeit I be not forbidden by plain words to marry my wife's sister, yet 1 am forbidden so to do by other words, which by exposition are plain enough ; for when God commands me I shall not marry my brother's wife, it follows directly by the same that he forbids me to marry my wife's sister ; for between one man and two sisters, and one woman and two brothers, is like analogy or proportion, which is my judgment in this case ; and other such like ought to be taken for a rule.