A paraphrase with notes, and a preface upon the sixth chapter of St. John: shewing, that there is neither good reason, nor sufficient authority, to suppose that the Eucharist is discoursed of in that chapter, much less to infer the doctrine of transubstantiation from it
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Page 36 - And he said. Therefore said I unto you, that no man can come unto me, except it were given unto him of my Father.
Page 46 - I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do. But I will forewarn you whom ye shall fear: Fear him, which after he hath killed hath power to cast into hell; yea, I say unto you, Fear him.
Page 14 - Jews then murmured at him, bccaufe he faid, I am the bread which came down from heaven. 42 And they faid, Is not this Jefus the fon of Jofeph, whofe father and mother we know ? how is it then that he faith, I came down from heaven ? 43 Jefus therefore anfwered and faid unto them,.
Page ix - Augustine testifies respecting the age in which he lived, when he says, " The sacrament of this thing, that is, of the unity of the body and blood of Christ, is prepared on the table of the Lord, in some places daily, in other places on appointed days, at stated intervals of time; and is thence received, by some to life, by others to destruction.
Page 14 - I will raife him up at the laft day. 41 The Jews then murmured at him, becaufe he faid, I am the bread which came down from heaven. 42 And they faid, Is not this...
Page 10 - I told you not. before (ver. 26), signs and miracles will not work true faith in you so long as you follow me for temporal benefits, and have not learned to prefer spiritual good things and everlasting life above meat and drink, and all the enjoyments of this world whatsoever. Ver. 36. These persons, of whom our Lord said that they believed not, were those very men, who the day before, having...
Page 25 - I shall offer for the sins of the world, and own me for your Saviour in dying, a 'painful and ignominious death for your sakes, and learn charity, and patience, and humility, and resignation to the will of God, by my sufferings, ye have not spiritual, nor shall have eternal life.
Page iii - Flefh profrteth nothing : The Words that I fpeak unto you, they are Spirit, and they are. Life.
Page 40 - Lord's meaning was in those expressions of " eating him," and the like ; but that they would please to attend to the reason and end of these and such kind of sayings ; which will convince them, I doubt not, that this excellent chapter is fit to be thought of, and laid to heart every day they live. Great pity it is, that this portion of God's word also should come to be a bone of contention ; which was designed to beget and improve in the disciples of Jesus, a spirit of true wisdom and piety, and...