The History of the Sufferings of the Church of Scotland, from the Restoration to the Revolution, Volume 3

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Page 352 - And I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse; and he that sat upon him was called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he doth judge and make war. His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his head were many crowns; and he had a name written, that no man knew but he himself. And he was clothed with a vesture dipped in blood: and his name is called The Word of God.
Page 507 - 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 evil doers, and for the praise of them that do well.
Page 314 - I take it in as far as it is consistent with itself and the Protestant religion ; and I do declare, I mean not to bind up myself, in my station, and in a lawful way, to wish and endeavour any alteration I think to the advantage of the church, or state, not repugnant to the Protestant religion and my loyalty ; and this I understand as a part of my oath.
Page 253 - When any are to be struck in the boots, it is done in the presence of the council ; and upon that occasion almost all offer to run away. The sight is so dreadful, that, without an order restraining such a number to stay, the board would be forsaken.
Page 507 - I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; for kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty. For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour; who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth.
Page 438 - Surely it is meet to be said unto God, I have borne chastisement, I will not offend any more : That which I see not teach thou me : If I have done iniquity, I will do no more.
Page 411 - ... the realm or without, compass, imagine, invent, devise, or intend death or destruction, or any bodily harm...
Page 186 - For which this shall be your warrant. And so we bid you heartily farewell. " Given at our Court at Whitehall, llth day of November, 1684, in the six and thirtieth year of our Reigne. " By his Majesty's command, SDNDERLAND.
Page 213 - As also, we, being under the standard of our Lord Jesus Christ, Captain of Salvation, do declare a war with such a tyrant and usurper, and all the men of his practices, as enemies to our Lord Jesus Christ and His cause and covenants...
Page 28 - WE HAVE a little sister, and she hath no breasts: what shall we do for our sister in the day when she shall be spoken for?

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