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The Church History of Britain: From the Birth of Jesus Christ Until the Year ...
John Sherren Brewer,Thomas Fuller
No preview available - 2014
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Page 55 - Ye shall therefore keep my statutes and my judgments, and shall not commit any of these abominations ; neither any of your own nation, nor any stranger that sojourneth among you ; (for all these abominations have the men of the land done which were before you, and the land is defiled ;) that the land spue not you out also, when ye defile it, as it spued out the nations that were before you.
Page 214 - In the name of God amen. The 1 st day of September in the 36th year of the reign of our sovereign lord Henry VIII by the grace of God King of England, France and Ireland, defender of the faith and of the church of England and also of Ireland, in earth the supreme head, and in the year of our Lord God 1544.
Page 450 - Knowledge and mere motion given and granted and by these presents Do Give and Grant...
Page 459 - Now know ye, that the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, in consideration...
Page 145 - Charge, that they ought and must most constantly believe and defend all those things to be true, which be comprehended in the whole body and Canon of the Bible, and also in the three Creeds...
Page 184 - ... ere my father heard thereof. No warning was given him, nor other answer, when he spake to the surveyors of that work, but that their master Sir Thomas commanded them so to do; no man durst go to argue the matter, but each man lost his land, and my father paid his whole rent, which was 6s. 6d. the year, for that half which was left.
Page 542 - The rood was an image of Christ on the cross, made generally of wood, and erected in a loft for that purpose, just over the passage out of the church into the chancel.
Page 434 - Longlane, when they buy an old suit, buy the linings together with the outside ; so it was conceived meet, that such as purchased the buildings of monasteries should, in the same grant, have the libraries (the stuffing thereof) conveyed unto them. And now these ignorant owners, so long as they might keep a ledger-book or terrier, by direction thereof to find such straggling acres as belonged unto them, thej cared not to preserve any other monuments.
Page 357 - All things come alike to all: there is one event to the righteous, and to the wicked; to the good and to the clean, and to the unclean; to him that sacrificeth, and to him that sacrificeth not: as is the good, so is the sinner; and he that sweareth, as he that feareth an oath.