What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
acts aforesajd Alice Ambrose amongst Ann Austin authorities Barbadoes Bellingham blasphemous blood Boston Brend Cabinet Edition called Quakers charge Christ Christian church colony conscience Constable Court cruel cruelty divine early Quakers Edward Burrough Ellis Endicott England England Judged euery Friends full gilt gaol gaoler George Fox Governor hath haue Henry Cabot Lodge Holy house of correction Household Edition i6mo i8mo Illustrated imprisoned John Endicott John Norton jurisdiction kers King letter liberty Library Edition magistrates Mary Dyer Mary Fisher Massachusetts meetings ment ministers New-England opinions Pain of Death persecution persons Poems Portrait pounds prison punishment Puritans Quaker histories religion religious righteous rulers sajd Salem sayth sect sent shillings Spirit suffered testimony thee things thou tion tjme town trated truth unto vols vpon Wardwell whipped William woman women word worship ye law ye Lord ye Scripture
Page 2 - Thomas Jefferson. By John T. Morse, Jr. Daniel Webster. By Henry Cabot Lodge. Albert Gallatin. By John Austin Stevens. James Madison. By Sydney Howard Gay. John Adams. By John T. Morse, Jr.
Page 46 - Whereas, there is a cursed sect of heretics lately risen up in the world, which are commonly called Quakers, who take upon them to be immediately sent of God, and infallibly assisted by the Spirit...
Page 2 - Washington Irving. By Charles Dudley Warner. Noah Webster. By Horace E. Scudder. Henry D. Thoreau. By Frank B. Sanborn. George Ripley. By OB Frothingham. J. Fenimore Cooper. By Prof. TR Lounsbury. Margaret Fuller Ossoli.
Page 26 - Since God hath assumed to himself the power and dominion of the conscience, who alone can rightly instruct and govern it ; therefore it is not lawful for any whatsoever, by virtue of any authority or principality they bear in the government of this world to force the consciences of others...
Page 1 - Virginia. By John Esten Cooke. Oregon. By William Barrows. Maryland. By Wm. Hand Browne. Kentucky. By NS Shaler. $ Michigan. By Hon. TM Cooley. Kansas. By Leverett W. Spring. California, By Josiah Royce. New York. By Ellis H. Roberts. 2 vols.
Page 206 - Once more to the general court assembled in Boston, speaks Mary Dyer, even as before. My life is not accepted, neither availeth me, in comparison of the lives and liberty of the Truth, and servants of the living God, for which in the bowels of love and meekness I sought you : yet, nevertheless, with wicked hands have you put two of them to death, which makes me to feel, that the mercies of the wicked arc cruelty. I rather choose to die than to live, as from you, as guilty of their innocent blood...
Page 18 - ... a declaration of the fountain, and not the fountain itself, therefore they are not to be esteemed the principal ground of all truth and knowledge, nor yet the adequate, primary rule, of faith and manners.