What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
abbot amongst ancient anno Antiq archbishop archbishop of Canterbury Augustine Bede better betwixt bishop Brit Britain British Britons buried called Cambridge Camden's canons Canterbury Christian Chronicle church command Constantine council Danes death divine doctor doth Dunstan Easter Eccl Ecgbryht England English father favour Flor Florence of Worcester France Fuller Gestis Gildas Glassenbury God's hath Hist Holinshed holy honour Ingulph island Kent king Edward king Lucius king of Kent king of Mercia king's kingdom land Latin Le sire learned living London Malmsb Malmsbury Mercia miracles monastery monks Northumberland observed Osbern Oswiu Oxford pagan Pelagius pope preaching present priests prince reign religion Roman Rome Romish saint saith Saxon Saxon Chron Scotus scripture seig sent sire Spelman's Stow's Chr synod therein thereof tion unto Usher West-Saxons whilst Wigorn Wilfrith Wilkins William of Malmsbury Winchester words writers
Page 342 - Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the Lord to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.
Page 263 - For it is a shame even to speak of those things which are done of them in secret.
Page 1 - Wherefore, remember, that ye being in time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called uncircumcision by that which is called the circumcision in the flesh made by hands; that at that time ye were •without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenant of promise, having no hope, and without God in the world : But now, in Christ Jesus, ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ.
Page 49 - And whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little ones a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose his reward.
Page 3 - Edward I., thousands of the heads of oxen were digged up, whereat the ignorant wondered, whilst the learned well understood them to be the proper sacrifices to Diana, whose great temple was built thereabout. This rendereth their conceit not altogether unlikely, who will have London so called from Llti/nDian, which signifieth in British 'the temple of Diana.
Page 136 - This some zealot may behold as the object of a necessary reformation, desiring to have the days of the week new dipt, and called after other names'. Though indeed this supposed scandal will not offend the wise, as beneath their notice, and cannot offend the ignorant, as above their knowledge.
Page 86 - I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel: which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ.
Page 148 - ... obedience than this I do not know due to him whom you name to be pope, nor to be the father of fathers, to be claimed and to be demanded. And this obedience we are ready to give, and to pay to him, and to every Christian continually. Besides, we are under the government of the bishop of Kaerleon upon Uske, who is to oversee under God over us, to cause us to keep the wa.y spiritual.