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Review: The Facts About LutherUser Review - James Reyes - Goodreads
This book is barely footnoted and thus it is difficult to independently corroborate or verify the claims contained therein. It is written with a Catholic bias. Read full review
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Page 80 - This he said, not that he cared for the poor; but because he was a thief, and had the bag, and bare what was put therein.
Page 27 - Knowing that he that is such is subverted, and sinneth, being condemned of himself.
Page 117 - Take up my yoke upon you, and learn of me, because I am meek and humble of heart ; and you shall find rest to your souls.
Page 115 - If any one love me, he will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him, and will make our abode with him.
Page 163 - I say to thee that thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my Church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. And I will give to thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven, and whatsoever thou shalt bind upon earth shall be bound also in heaven, and whatsoever thou shalt loose on earth shall be loosed also in heaven.
Page 170 - Her acquisitions in the New World have more than compensated her for what she has lost in the Old. Her spiritual ascendency extends over the vast countries which lie between the plains of the Missouri and Cape Horn, countries which, a century hence, may not improbably contain a population as large as that which now inhabits Europe.
Page 210 - For false Christs and false prophets shall rise, and shall shew signs and wonders, to seduce, if it were possible, even the elect.
Page 170 - The republic of Venice came next in antiquity. But the republic of Venice was modern when compared with the Papacy; and the republic of Venice is gone, and the Papacy remains. The Papacy remains, not in decay, not a mere antique; but full of life and youthful vigour.