The Life of Archbishop Cranmer, Volume 2

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C.J.G. & F. Rivington, 1831

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Page 112 - earth beneath, nor in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down to them, nor worship them." This commandment was diligently kept in the Old Testament, so long as the people pleased God. For in their tabernacle was not one image, less nor more, that the people might see. Although upon the propitiatory were
Page 112 - Thou shalt not make to thyself any graven image, nor the likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or in the earth beneath, nor in the water under the earth. Thou shalt not bow down to them, nor worship them.
Page 303 - I. We must receive God's promises in such wise as they be generally set forth to us in holy Scripture; and, in our doings, that will of God is to be followed, which we have expressly declared to us in the Word of God. Article XVII.
Page 308 - We have no power to do good works, pleasant and acceptable to God, without the grace of God by Christ ' preventing us, that we may have a good will, and
Page 235 - Defence of the true and catholic Doctrine of the Sacrament of the Body and Blood of our Saviour Christ; with a confutation of sundry errors concerning the same ; grounded and established upon God's Holy Word, and approved by the consent of the most ancient doctors of the Church.
Page 316 - the sacrifices of masses, in which it was commonly said, that the priest did offer Christ for the quick and the dead, to have remission of pain or sin.
Page 500 - have written or signed with mine own hand, since my degradation ; wherein I have written many things untrue. And forasmuch as my hand offended in writing contrary to my heart, therefore my hand shall first be punished. For if
Page 307 - The great mystery that God became man was not wrought for little or few offences. Thou didst not give Thy Son, O heavenly Father, unto death for small sins only, but for all the greatest sins of the world, so that the sinner return to Thee with his whole heart, as I do here at this present.
Page 304 - They are to be condemned which say, They can no more sin as long as they live here, or deny the place for penitents to such as truly repent and amend their lives.
Page 56 - not long before I wrote the said Catechism, I was in that error of the real presence, as I was many years past in divers other errors, as of transubstantiation, of the sacrifice propitiatory of the priests in the mass, of pilgrimages, purgatory, pardons, and many other superstitions and errors that came from Rome.

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