Lives of the Bishops of North Carolina from the Establishment of the Episcopate in that State Down to the Division of the Diocese

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Alfred Williams, 1910 - Bishops - 270 pages
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Page 10 - And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also **. 3 Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.
Page 85 - And he said, How can I, except some man should guide me ? And he desired Philip that he would come up and sit with him.
Page 15 - Since charity obliges us to wish well to the souls of all men, and religion ought to alter nothing in any man's civil estate or right, it shall be lawful for slaves as well as others to enter themselves and to be of what church or profession any of them shall think best, and thereof be as fully members as any freeman.
Page 134 - He that loveth houses or land, gold or silver, more than me, is not worthy of me — and he that forsaketh not all that he hath, cannot be my disciple.
Page 251 - Hyperion's curls, the front of Jove himself, An eye like Mars, to threaten and command, A station like the herald Mercury New-lighted on a heaven-kissing hill, A combination and a form indeed, Where every god did seem to set his seal, To give the world assurance of a man.
Page 61 - And the word of the LORD came to Solomon, saying, 12 Concerning this house which thou art in building, if thon wilt walk in my statutes, and execute my judgments, and keep all my commandments to walk in them ; then will I perform iny word with thee, which I spake unto David thy father : 13 And I will dwell among the children of Israel, and will not forsake my people Israel.
Page 16 - ... 72. You are not to prefer any minister to any ecclesiastical benefice in that our province, without a certificate from the right reverend father in God the lord bishop of London, of his being conformable to the doctrine and discipline of the church of England, and of a good life and conversation...
Page 160 - America, and a security for such as pass on the seas upon their lawful occasions ; that the inhabitants of our land may in peace and quietness serve thee our God...
Page 15 - ... freely and fully have and enjoy his and their own judgments and consciences, in matters of religious concernments, throughout the tract of land hereafter mentioned, they behaving themselves peaceably and quietly, and not using this liberty to licentiousness and profaneness, nor to the civil injury or outward disturbance of others...
Page 15 - God, in matters of religion; but that all and every such person and persons, may from time to time, and at all times, freely and fully have and enjoy his and their judgments, and the exercise of their consciences, in matters of religious worship throughout all the said province.

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