Annals of the Rise, Progress, and Persecutions of the Famous Reformed Churches in France: Which are at this Day Groaning Under the Cruel Bondage of Popish Tyranny ...

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J. Waugh, 1753 - Huguenots - 31 pages
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Page 20 - Behold, the days come, saith the Lord God, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the Lord: and they shall wander from sea to sea, and from the north even to the east, they shall run to and fro to seek the word of the Lord, and shall not find it.
Page 10 - perpetual and irrevocable," granted to the Protestants liberty of conscience, and the free exercise of religion ; many churches in all parts of France, and judges, of their own persuasion ; a free access to all places of honour and dignity ; great sums of money to pay off their troops ; an hundred places, as pledges of their future security ; and certain funds to maintain their preachers, and their garrisons.
Page 22 - Remember therefore from whence, thou art fallen, and repent, and do the •firft works ; or elfe I will come unto thee quickly, and will remove thy candleftick out of his place, except thou repent.
Page 8 - Reformation, they were fair as the morn, clear as the sun, and terrible as an army with banners. The greatest princes of France submitted their necks to this golden yoke of Christ. A National Synod was formidable to the most daring sinner. Their discipline, duly and prudently managed, preserved the purity of doctrine, worship, and morals...
Page 20 - Jay unto you, in as • ft much as ye have done it unto one of the leajl of thefe my Brethren, <^* ft* you have done it unto me.
Page 15 - ... first opportunity to step into the adjacent yard, from whence he could easily be heard by many confined Protestants, and told them that ' the happy day was come wherein he was to seal, with his own blood, the grand truths which he had preached unto them ; and exhorted them to be stedfast and unmoveable in the religion which, by the grace of God, they had hitherto professed.
Page 1 - July 5th, a religion* assembly returning home, the garrison fell upon them, fired, put them to flight, and seized three men and five women. — Another assembly having broke .up were attacked by a party, of dragoons, who fired among .them, wounded one man, and ended his life with their bayonets.

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