A History of the Protestant Reformation in England and Ireland: Showing how that Event Has Impoverished and Degraded the Main Body of the People in Those Countries : in a Series of Letters Addressed to All Sensible and Just Englishmen

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J. Doyle, 1832 - Reformation - 270 pages
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Page 231 - He has erected a multitude of new offices, and sent hither swarms of officers, to harrass our people and eat out their substance.
Page 37 - And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own name those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are.
Page 207 - By raising and keeping a standing army within this kingdom in time of peace without consent of Parliament, and quartering soldiers contrary to law; 6.
Page 112 - He expired at Greenwich, in the sixteenth year of his age, and the seventh of his reign.
Page 231 - He has called together legislative bodies, at places unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the repository of their public records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures.
Page 37 - Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, with all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love ; endeavouring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling ; one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all.
Page 37 - Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you; but that ye be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.
Page 82 - Forasmuch as manifest sin, vicious, carnal and abominable living, is daily used and committed amongst the little and small abbeys, priories, and other religious houses of monks, canons, and nuns...
Page 205 - By issuing and causing to be executed a commission under the Great Seal for erecting a court, called the Court of Commissioners for Ecclesiastical Causes.
Page 198 - Where London's column, pointing to the skies Like a tall bully, lifts its head and lies.

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