The poor man's preservative against popery

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J.C. Dunn, 1827 - 108 pages
 

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Page 94 - Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God ? Be not deceived : neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
Page 83 - And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with grave-clothes : and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose him, and let him go.
Page 99 - ... chance of getting a husband. The distant and harsh manner with which she constantly treated Maria Francisca, attached the unhappy girl to her aunt by the ties of the most ardent affection. The time, however, arrived when it was necessary that she should either leave her, and endure the consequences of her mother's aversion at home, or take the vows, and thus close the gates of the convent upon herself for ever. She preferred the latter course ; and came out to pay the last visit to her friends....
Page 12 - WHEN all thy mercies, O my God, My rising soul surveys, Transported with the view I'm lost In wonder, love, and praise...
Page 39 - Can that be the only true Church of God, whose greatest enemy is the 'pure word of God himself? R. Surely not, Sir. But was there no true Church of God from the time that Popery began, till the Reformation? I recollect to have seen a Roman Catholic tract, where it was very strongly urged, that since Christ has promised that the gates of hell should not prevail against his Church, the Roman Catholic Church must all along have been in the right.
Page 83 - And Jesus lifted up his eyes, and said, Father, I thank thee that thou hast heard me. And I knew that thou hearest me .always: but because of the people which stand by I said /"/, that they may believe that thou hast sent me.
Page 104 - This true catholic faith, out of which none can be saved, which I now freely profess, and truly hold, I, N. promise, vow and swear most constantly to hold and profess the same whole and entire, with God's assistance, to the end of my life...
Page 66 - ... the ragged children, who are always running about the streets, found an old picture which had been thrown, with other rubbish, upon a dunghill. Not knowing what the picture was, they tied it to a piece of rope, and were dragging it about, when an old woman in the neighbourhood, looked at the canvass, and found upon it the head of a Virgin Mary.
Page 93 - Christ, a means to deceive himself and indulge his passions ; his trust in the "full, perfect, and sufficient sacrifice, oblation, and satisfaction for the sins of the whole world" which was made on the cross, removes all fear from his soul.
Page 105 - In the preface to a history of that infamous tribunal, which he published in the year 1818, he has the words which I am going to give you translated from the French: " During my residence in London, I heard some Roman Catholics say, that the Inquisition was useful in Spain for the preservation of the Catholic Faith; and that it would have been well for France if it had had a similar establishment.

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