The Anglican Church the creature and slave of the State, a series of lectures

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Page 90 - at the Mount of St Mary's, in the stony stage where I now stand, I have brought you some fine biscuits, baked in the oven of charity, carefully conserved for the chickens of the church, the sparrows of the spirit, and the sweet swallows of salvation.
Page xv - And other sheep I have, that are not of this fold : them also I must bring, and they shall hear My voice and there shall be one fold and one shepherd.
Page 11 - Let him be excommunicated ipso facto, and not restored, but only by the Archbishop, after his repentance and public revocation of those his wicked errors.
Page 249 - ... that we, with all those that are departed in the true faith of thy holy name, may have our perfect consummation and bliss, both in body and soul, in thy eternal and everlasting glory; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Page 50 - I. in the year 1603, and never confirmed in parliament, it has been solemnly adjudged upon the principles of law and the constitution, that where they are not merely declaratory of the ancient canon law, but are introductory of new regulations, they do not bind the laity, whatever regard the clergy may think proper to pay them.
Page 161 - Ireland ; to whom, by Holy Scripture, all authority and power is wholly given to hear and determine all manner of causes ecclesiastical, and to correct all manner of heresies, errors, vices, and sins, whatsoever ; and to all such persons as his majesty shall appoint thereunto."* This was carrying the regal power to the utmost length.
Page 53 - We are all of opinion that the canons of 1603, not having been confirmed by parliament, do not proprio vigore bind the laity, I say proprio vigore, by their own force and authority ; for there are many provisions contained in these canons, which are declaratory of the ancient usage and law of the Church of England...
Page 10 - ... no establishment nor ground by the law of God) is for most just causes taken away and abolished : and that therefore no manner of obedience, or subjection, within his majesty's realms and dominions, is due unto any such foreign power...
Page 95 - that hear not a sermon in seven years I might safely say in seventeen : their blood will be required at somebody's hands.
Page 249 - God's holy name, may have our perfect consummation and bliss; which is not barely a supposition, that all those who are so departed will have their perfect consummation and bliss ; but a prayer also that they may have it, viz. that we with them, and they with us, may be made perfect together, both in body and soul, in the eternal and everlasting glory of God.

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