A Treatise on the Different Degrees of the Christian Priesthood

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John Henry Parker, 1840 - Episcopacy - 276 pages
 

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Page 205 - And the multitude of them that believed were of one heart and of one soul : neither said any of them that ought of the things which he possessed was his own; but they had all things common.
Page 114 - Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.
Page 139 - And He said unto them : The kings of the Gentiles exercise lordship over them, and they that exercise authority upon them are called benefactors. But ye shall not be so : but he that is greatest among you, let htm be as the younger ; and he that is chief,* as he that doth serve.
Page 145 - I have manifested thy name unto the men which thou gavest me out of the world : thine they were, and thou gavest them me; and they have kept thy word.
Page 146 - But I will come to you shortly, if the Lord will, and will know, not the speech of them which are puffed up, but the power. 20 For the kingdom of God is not in word, but in power. 21 What will ye? shall I come unto you with a rod, or in love, and in the spirit of meekness ? CHAPTER V.
Page 167 - Luke, who was born at Antioch, and by profession a physician, being for the most part connected with Paul, and familiarly acquainted with the rest of the apostles, has left us two inspired books, the institutes of that spiritual healing art which he obtained from them. One of these is his Gospel, in which he testifies that he has recorded, " as those who were from the beginning eye-witnesses, and ministers of the word," delivered to him, whom also, he says, he has in all things followed.
Page 130 - Let no man therefore despise him: but conduct him forth in peace, that he may come unto me : for I look for him with the brethren.
Page 127 - Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine.
Page 130 - And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you; and to esteem them very highly in love for their work's sake.
Page iii - At his entrance into this place, his friendship was much sought for by Dr. Hadrian Saravia, then, or about that time, made one of the prebends of Canterbury ; a German by birth, and sometime a pastor both in Flanders and Holland, where he had studied and well considered the controverted points concerning episcopacy and sacrilege...

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