The Church and the School; Or, Hints on Clerical Life

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J. Parker & Company, 1868 - 248 pages
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Page 149 - And because it is requisite, that no man should come to the holy Communion, but with a full trust in GOD'S mercy, and with a quiet conscience ; therefore if there be any of you, who by this means cannot quiet his own •conscience herein, but requireth further comfort or counsel, let him come to me, or to some other discreet and learned Minister of Gou's Word, and open his grief...
Page 31 - And the multitude of them that believed were of one heart and of one soul : neither said any of them that ought of the things which he possessed was his own; but they had all things common.
Page 76 - ... the Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of the Church of England...
Page 249 - THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND A PORTION OF CHRIST'S ONE HOLY CATHOLIC CHURCH, AND A MEANS OF RESTORING VISIBLE UNITY. AN EIRENICON, in a Letter to the Author of "The Christian Year.
Page 82 - ... for the comforting of such that delight in music, it may be permitted, that in the beginning, or in the end of common prayers, either at morning or evening, there may be sung an hymn, or such like song to the praise of Almighty God, in the best sort of melody and music that may be conveniently devised, having respect that the sentence of the hymn may be understood and perceived.
Page 153 - Signed, sealed, published and declared by the testator as and for his last Will and Testament, in the presence of us, who in his presence, and at his request, and in the presence of each other, have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
Page 64 - Have always therefore printed in your remembrance, how great a treasure is committed to your charge. For they are the sheep of Christ, which he bought with his death, and for whom he shed his blood. The church and congregation whom you must serve, is his Spouse, and his body.
Page 230 - WILL you be diligent to frame and fashion your own selves, and your families, according to the doctrine of Christ ; and to make both yourselves and them, as much as in you lieth, wholesome examples and patterns to the flock of Christ ? Answer.
Page 94 - Sometimes he tells them stories and sayings of others, according as his text invites him : for them also men heed, and remember better than exhortations; which, though earnest, yet often die with the sermon, especially with country people ; which are thick, and heavy, and hard to rajse to a point of zeal and fervency, and need a mountain of fire to kindle them ; but stories and sayings they will well remember.
Page 213 - BOOK ! infinite sweetness ! let my heart Suck every letter, and a honey gain, Precious for any grief in any part ; To clear the breast, to mollify all pain. Thou art all health, health thriving, till it make A full eternity : thou art a mass Of strange delights, where we may wish and take.

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