An historical catalogue of the Scottish bishops: down to the year 1688

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Printed for Bell & Bradfute, 1824 - Biography & Autobiography - 576 pages
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Page 484 - If thy brother, the son of thy mother, or thy son, or thy daughter, or the wife of thy bosom, or thy friend, which is as thine own soul, entice thee secretly, saying, Let us go and serve other gods...
Page 484 - ... thou shalt not consent unto him, nor hearken unto him ; neither shall thine eye pity him, neither shalt thou spare, neither shalt thou conceal him ; but thou shalt surely kill him; thine hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people.
Page 493 - I taking occasion to uait on duke Hamilton, his grace told us, a day or two before the sitting down of the convention, that he had it in special charge from king William, that nothing should be done to the prejudice of episcopacy in Scotland, in case the bishops could by any means be brought to befriend his interest, and prayed us most pathetically for our own sake to follow the example of the church of England ; to which my lord St.
Page 484 - But thou shalt surely kill him; thine hand shall be first upon him to put him to death, and afterwards the hand of all the people. And thou shalt stone him with stones, that he die...
Page 485 - The casting down of the last and strongest hold of Satan ; or, a Treatise against Toleration,
Page 279 - CHARLES R., Trusty and well-beloved we greet you well : whereas we have given directions to our dear nephew, Prince Rupert, to repair with a part of our forces, for the more secure conveying of our dearest Consort the Queen, in her passage to us. Our will and command is, that you and all officers under you, obey our said nephew as...
Page 68 - ... Scotland generally all over was Presbyterian, but now he sees that the great body of the nobility and gentry are for Episcopacy, and it is the trading and inferior sort that are for Presbytery : wherefore he bids me tell you, that if you will undertake to serve him to the purpose that he is served here in England, he will take you by the hand, support the Church and Order, and throw off the Presbyterians.
Page 486 - As original sin is the most fundamental sin, having the seed and spawn of all in it ; so a toleration hath all errors in it, and all evils. It is against the whole stream and current of Scripture both in the Old and New Testament ; both in matters of faith and manners ; both general and particular commands. It overthrows all relations, political, ecclesiastical, and economical. And whereas other evils, whether...
Page 500 - Revolution showed an inclination to interfere with the management of the Church, and they positively refused to take the oath of allegiance to King William and Queen, Mary...
Page 535 - The Ancient Liturgy of the Church of Jerusalem, being the Liturgy of St. James, freed from all latter additions and interpolations of whatever kind, and so restored to its original purity : by comparing it with the account given, in 347 AD, of that liturgy by St.

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