Sketches of the lives and writings of distinguished antitrinitarians

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E.T. Whitfield, 1850 - History
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Page 593 - This book is a preservation photocopy. It is made in compliance with copyright law and produced on acid-free archival 60# book weight paper which meets the requirements of ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992 (permanence of paper) Preservation photocopying and binding by Acme Bookbinding Charlestown, Massachusetts Q 2000 The borrower must return this item on or before the last date stamped below.
Page 275 - Neither pray I for these alone but for them also which shall believe on me through their word, that they all may be one,— as thou Father art in me and I in thee that they also may be one in us : that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. And the glory which thou gavest me I have given them, that they may be one even as we are one.
Page 279 - So the Father is God, the Son is God : and the Holy Ghost is God. And yet they are not three Gods : but one God.
Page 554 - He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him.
Page 276 - And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding that we may know Him that is true; and we are in Him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.
Page 10 - suspicious places, and some manifest errors," by which he probably means passages which savour of heterodoxy. Beza speaks of this work in very bitter terms, and represents it as the source from which Ochino derived his heretical opinions; and certain...
Page 33 - Mahometanism, in maintaining the sole and undivided unity of God, it inculcates a belief in Jesus Christ as the Son of God ; recognizes him as the appointed Mediator between God and men : holds him up to view as the brightness of God's glory, and the express image of his perfections ; represents the most intimate union as subsisting between him and his heavenly Father ; and teaches us, that, as Christians, it is incumbent upon us to " receive and worship one God in Christ, and one Lord Jesui Christ...
Page 325 - Sene, in Italy, who about the year 1574, being a young man, voluntarily did abandon the glories, pleasures and honours of the great duke of Tuscany's court at Florence, (that noted place for all worldly delicacies) and became a perpetual exile for his conscience...
Page 319 - Popish writers, and even of the Jesuits themselves, who pretend to all the reason and subtilty in the world, are in comparison of them but mere scolds and bunglers. Upon the whole matter, they have but this...
Page 319 - ... debating matters of religion, without heat and unseemly reflections upon their adversaries. They generally argue matters with that temper and gravity, and with that freedom from passion and transport, which becomes a serious and weighty argument, and for the most part they reason closely and clearly, with extraordinary guard and caution ; with great dexterity and decency, and yet with smartness and subtlety enough, with a very gentle heat and few hard words ; virtues to be praised wherever they...