History of England from the fall of Wolsey to the death of Elizabeth, Volume 6 (Google eBook)

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John W. Parker and son, 1860 - Great Britain
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Page 387 - Be of good comfort, master Ridley, and play the man. We shall this day light such a candle, by God's grace, in England, as I trust shall never be put out.
Page 27 - Whosoever he be that doth rebel against thy commandment, and will not hearken unto thy words in all that thou commandest him, he shall be put to death : only be strong and of a good courage.
Page 387 - O heavenly Father, I give unto thee most hearty thanks, for that thou hast called me to be a professor of thee, even unto death. I beseech thee, Lord God, take mercy upon this realm of England, and deliver the same from all her enemies.
Page 421 - Laurence on the fire ; assuring him, that God, if he called on him, and to such as die in his faith, either would abate the fury of the flame, or give him strength to abide it.
Page 424 - O, but they say the tongues of dying men Enforce attention like deep harmony: Where words are scarce, they're seldom spent in vain; For they breathe truth that breathe their words in pain.
Page 423 - O Father of heaven, O Son of God, Redeemer of the world, O Holy Ghost, three persons and one God, have mercy upon me, most wretched caitiff and miserable sinner. I have offended both against heaven and earth more than my tongue can express. Whither, then, may I go, or whither shall I flee?
Page 374 - Who was more earnest then in defence of the real presence of Christ's body and blood in the sacrament of the altar...
Page 388 - Lord, have mercy on me ; let the fire come to me ; I cannot burn.' His brother-in-law, with awkward kindness, threw on more wood, which only kept down the flame. At last some one lifted the pile with
Page 207 - And I therefore humbly beseech your Majesty to let me answer afore yourself, and not suffer me to trust to your councillors ; yea, and that afore I go to the Tower, if it is possible ; if not, afore I be further condemned.
Page 425 - A sore saying, and yet spoken of him that knoweth the truth. The second is of St. John, whose saying is this : He that hath the substance of this world, and seeth his brother in necessity, and shutteth up his mercy from him, how can he say that he loveth God ? The third thing is of St.

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