Colonial Churches: A Series of Sketches of Churches in the Original Colony of Virginia, with Pictures of Each Church

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Southern churchman Company, 1907 - Church buildings - 319 pages
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Page 110 - I, AB, do declare, That I do believe that there is not any transubstantiation in the sacrament of the Lord's supper, or in the elements of bread and wine, at or after the consecration thereof by any person whatsoever.
Page 71 - Hold fast the form of sound words, which thou hast heard of me, in faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.
Page 281 - That no man shall be compelled to frequent or support any religious worship, place, or ministry whatsoever, nor shall be enforced, restrained, molested, or burthened, in his body or goods, nor shall otherwise suffer on account of his religious opinions or belief; but that all men shall be free to profess, and by argument to maintain, their opinions in matters of religion, and that the same shall in no wise diminish, enlarge, or affect their civil capacities.
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