A Christian peace-offering; an endeavour to abate the asperities of the controversy between the Roman and English Catholic Churches

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Page 150 - opposing and exalting himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped, so that he as God sitteth in the temple of God shewing himself that he is God,
Page 32 - Hath the Lord as great delight in burnt-offerings and sacrifices as in obeying the voice of the Lord ? Behold to obey is better than sacrifice,
Page 176 - for the sake of places, but places for the sake of good things. Choose, therefore, from every Church those things that are pious, religious, and upright, and having, as it were, made them up in one mass, depose them as a custom in the minds of the English.
Page 110 - blasphemous fables and dangerous deceits." " The sacrifices of masses, in the which it was commonly said, that the priest did offer Christ for the quick and dead,
Page 72 - we do straitly charge and admonish, him, that he do not at any time reveal and make known to any person whatsoever, any crime or offence so committed to his trust and secresy (except they be such crimes as by the laws of this realm his own life may be called into question for concealing the same) under pain of irregularity.
Page 176 - the custom of the Roman Church, in which you remember you were bred up. But it pleases me, that if you have found any thing either in the Roman, or the Gallican, or any other Church, which may be more acceptable to Almighty God, you carefully make choice of the same, and
Page 169 - With thy Holy Spirit vouchsafe to bless and sanctify these thy gifts and creatures of bread and wine, that he may make the bread the body, and the cup the blood
Page 132 - there should be no greater comfort to Christian persons, than to be made like unto Christ, by suffering patiently adversities, troubles, and sicknesses.
Page 108 - he refuse to hear the Church, let him be unto thee as a heathen man and a publican;
Page 72 - secresy (except they be such crimes as by the laws of this realm his own life may be called into question for concealing the same) under pain of irregularity.

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