Christianity in the Modern State

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Page 49 - Walk about Zion, and go round about her : Tell the towers thereof. Mark ye well her bulwarks, Consider her palaces ; That ye may tell it to the generation following : For this God is our God for ever and ever : He will be our guide even unto death.
Page 142 - And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you; 13 And to esteem them very highly in love for their work's sake.
Page 144 - Prophets, when all shall know the Lord from the least to the greatest, and that without the assistance of human Art or Eloquence.
Page 114 - For the LORD hath chosen Sion to be an habitation for himself: he hath longed for her. 15 This shall be my rest for ever : here will I dwell, for I have a delight therein.
Page 177 - ALMIGHTY AND EVERLASTING GOD, by whose Spirit the whole body of the Church is governed and sanctified, receive our supplications and prayers which we offer before Thee for all estates of men in Thy holy Church, that every member of the same in his vocation and ministry may truly and godly serve Thee. through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.
Page 166 - That out of our princely care that the churchmen may do the work which is proper unto them, the Bishops and Clergy, from time to time in Convocation, upon their humble desire, shall have...
Page 142 - Obey them that have the rule over you, and submit yourselves : for they watch for your souls, as they that must give account, that they may do it with joy, and not with grief: for that is unprofitable for you.
Page 117 - Canterbury, the sum of 300 ; to the treasurer for the time being of the Society for Promoting the Employment of Additional Curates in Populous Places...
Page 83 - ... practicable in the present state of religious feeling in England. Not only does it seem to us certain that the members of all religious bodies would be dissatisfied with any change in this respect ; but the fact that religious education has been working •with success upon this basis during the last 20 years has given to this principle a position in the country from which any attempt to dislodge it would destroy much that has been gained, and would give a dangerous shock to our system of education.
Page 167 - ... those two persons so by them to be named shall present to the king's highness, by their writing under their seals, making humble request to his majesty, to give to one such of the said two persons as shall please his majesty such title, name, style, and dignity of bishop of such of the sees above specified, as the king's highness shall think most convenient for the same...

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