The English Reformation

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J. Burns, 1842 - Reformation - 420 pages
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Page 257 - Had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, He would not have given me over in my grey hairs.
Page 345 - We commend unto Thy mercy, O Lord, all other Thy servants which are departed hence from us, with the sign of faith, and now do rest in the sleep of peace ; grant unto them, we beseech Thee, O Lord, Thy mercy and everlasting peace...
Page 40 - The body and blood of Christ which are verily and indeed taken and received by the faithful in the Lord's Supper.
Page viii - For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away : but the Word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the Word which by the Gospel is preached unto you.
Page 165 - And so the crown of England which hath been so free at all times, that it hath been in no earthly subjection, but immediately subject to God in all things touching the reality of the same crown, and to none other...
Page 345 - Hear us (O merciful Father) we beseech thee ; and with thy Holy Spirit and word vouchsafe to bl^ess and sanc>i<tify these thy gifts, and creatures of bread and wine, that they may be unto us the body and blood of thy most dearly beloved Son Jesus Christ.
Page viii - Wherefore let them that suffer according to the will of God commit the keeping of their souls to him in well doing, [as] unto a faithful Creator.
Page 376 - I am not so young, nor so little read in the guiles of fortune, to suffer myself to be taken by them. If she enrich any, it is but to make them the subject of her spoil ; if she raise others, it is but to pleasure herself with their...
Page 101 - For this shall every one that is godly make his prayer unto Thee, in a time when Thou mayest be found : but in the great waterfloods they shall not come nigh him.
Page 188 - And therewith weepingly he stood up again, and said with a mighty voice, " Lo, good people, lo ; for the breaking of God's law and his great commandments they never yet cursed me ; but for their own laws and traditions most cruelly do they handle both me and other men. And therefore both they and their laws, by the promise of God, shall utterly be destroyed.

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