London parishes: containing the situation, antiquity, and re-building of the churches within the bills of mortality

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B. Weed, 1824 - Architecture - 156 pages

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Page 11 - Upon the day and at the time appointed for the ministration of the Holy Communion, the priest that shall execute the holy ministry shall put upon him the vesture appointed for that ministration, that is to say, a white albe, plain, with a vestment or cope.
Page 78 - O reader, if to justice thou'rt inclined, Keep honest Preston daily in thy mind. He drew good wine, took care to fill his pots, Had sundry virtues that excused his faults. You that on Bacchus have the like dependence, Pray copy Bob in measure and attendance.
Page 131 - As by their choice collections may appear, Of what is rare, in land, in sea, in air ; Whilst they (as Homer's Iliad in a nut) A world of wonders in one closet shut : These famous Antiquarians, that had been Both gardeners to the Rose and Lily...
Page 15 - No Parish Clerk upon any vacation shall be chosen within the City of London, or elsewhere within the province of Canterbury, but by the Parson or Vicar : or where there is no Parson or Vicar, by the Minister of that place for the time being ; which choice shall be signified by the said Minister, Vicar or Parson, to the parishioners the next Sunday following in the time of Divine Service.
Page 12 - Which other order (at least in the method prescribed by this Act) was never yet made ; and therefore, legally, the ornaments of ministers in performing divine service are the same now as they were in 2 Edw. vI.
Page 131 - Queen, Transplanted now themselves, sleep here; and when Angels shall with their trumpets waken men. And fire shall purge the world, these hence shall rise. And change this Garden for a Paradise.
Page 140 - CORSICA who died in this parish Dec. 11, 1756 immediately after leaving The King's Bench Prison by the benefit of the Act of Insolvency in consequence of which he registered his kingdom of Corsica for the use of his creditors. The grave, great teacher, to a level brings Heroes and beggars, galley slaves and kings ; But Theodore this moral learned ere dead : Fate poured his lesson on his living head, Bestow'da kingdom, and denied him bread.
Page 30 - House in his barge, and causing the sentence against the Bishop of London and the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul's ' to be legally executed in the Chapel.
Page 138 - Paul's, in the year 1181 ; but for some ages past, it has been a rectory, in the gift of the dean and chapter of St. Paul's.
Page 57 - ... (as some do term it), making a loathsome noise to the by-passers that have not been used to the like, and therefore by them disdainfully called Lothberie.

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