The true history of Church of Scotland, from the beginning of the Reformation unto the end of the reigne of king James vi. ed. by T. Thomson, Volume 2

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Page 257 - And Elisha said unto the king of Israel, What have I to do with thee? get thee to the prophets of thy father, and to the prophets of thy mother.
Page 148 - I have communicated my judgment to the world. If the realm finds no inconvenience from the regiment of a woman, that which they approve shall I not further disallow than within my own breast, but shall be as well content to live under your Grace as Paul was to live under Nero...
Page 304 - John Knox wisheth grace, mercy, and peace from God, the father of our lord Jesus Christ, with the spirit of righteous judgment.
Page 217 - And now, my Lords, to put an end to all, I hear of the Queen's marriage: Dukes, brethren to Emperors, and Kings, strive all for the best game. But this, my Lords, will I...
Page 31 - And these sacraments (as well of the Old as of the New Testament) were instituted of God, not only to make a visible difference betwix his people, and those that were without his league ; but also to exercise the faith of his children ; and by participation of the same sacraments, to...
Page 32 - Table, so do eat the body, and drink the blood of the Lord Jesus, that He remaineth in them and they in Him...
Page 35 - God himself doth sit and judge (yea even the Judges and Princes themselves), to whom by God is given the sword, to the praise and defence of good men, and to revenge and punish all open malefactors.
Page 109 - Thine infinite goodness, who hast not only numbered us amongst Thy Saints, but also of Thy free mercy dost call our children unto Thee, marking them with this Sacrament, as a singular token and badge of Thy love; wherefore, most loving Father, though we be not able to deserve this so great a benefit (yea, if Thou...
Page 23 - Christ Jesus ; for of nature we are so dead, so blind, and so perverse, that neither can we feel when we are pricked, see the light when it shines, nor assent to the will of God when it is revealed, unless the Spirit of the Lord Jesus quicken that which is dead, remove the darkness from our minds, and bow our stubborn hearts to the obedience of His blessed will...
Page 110 - ... princes or magistrates, pastors or preachers, all thieves, and deceivers of their neighbours ; and finally, all such as live a life directly fighting against the will of God : charging them, as they will answer in the presence of Him who is the righteous Judge, that they presume not to profane this most holy Table.

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