A History of the Late Province of Lower Canada, Parliamentary and Political, from the Commencement to the Close of Its Existence as a Separate Province, Volume 4

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Page 414 - Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether it be to the king, as supreme; Or unto governors, as unto them that are sent by him for the punishment of evildoers, and for the praise of them that do well.
Page 414 - Let every soul be subject to higher powers: for there is no power but from God: and those that are, are ordained of God. Therefore he that resisteth the power, resisteth the ordinance of God. And they that resist, purchase to themselves damnation.
Page 500 - ... for contributing their proportion to the common defence (such proportion to be raised under the authority of the general court or general assembly of such province or colony, and disposable by Parliament), and shall engage to make provision also for the support of the civil government and the administration of justice...
Page 414 - Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear ; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward.
Page 365 - Queen's Most Excellent Majesty Most Gracious Sovereign, WE, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal subjects, the...
Page 349 - ... 4. That in the existing state of Lower Canada, it is unadvisable to make the Legislative Council of that province an elective body; but that it is expedient that measures be adopted for securing to that branch of the Legislature a greater degree of public confidence.
Page 162 - Parliament in 1783, but his career both in the House of Commons and in the House of Lords was in striking contrast with that at the bar.
Page 101 - Third, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith : To Our right trusty and right...
Page 214 - Government of this realm, during the continuation of his Majesty's present indisposition, and no longer ; and under the style and title of Prince Regent of Ireland, in the name of...
Page 414 - But if thou do that which is evil, fear : for he beareth not the sword in vain. For he is the minister of God : an avenger to execute wrath upon him that doeth evil.

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