A Critical Examination of Irish History; Being a Replacement of the False by the True, from the Elizabethan Conquest to the Legislative Union of 1800

A Critical Examination of Irish History; Being a Replacement of the False by the True, from the Elizabethan Conquest to the Legislative Union of 1800

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...whole of divines and canonists do hold that it is certain and of faith, that any Christian Prince whatever, if he shall manifestly deflect from the Catholic religion and endeavour to draw others from the same, does immediately fall from all power and dignity by the very force of human and divine law, and that also before any sentence of the Supreme Pastor or Judge pronounced against him; and that his subjects whatsoever are free from all obligation of that oath which they had taken for their allegiance to him as their lawful prince; and that they may and ought, if they have forces, drive out such a man as an apostate or heretic and a backslider from the Lord and Christ and an enemy to the commonwealth, from all dominion over Christians, lest he infect others or, by his example or command, turn others from the 1 " An Admonition to the nobility and people of England and Ireland concerning the present wars made for the execution of his Holiness's Sentence by the high and mighty King Catholic of Spain." The substance of this address was also compressed into a smaller compass, and printed as a broadside, with the title, " A Declaration of the Sentence of Deposition of Elizabeth, the Usurper and Pretended Queen of England ." faith, and that this certain, definite, and undoubted opinion of the best learned men is wholly agreeable, and consonant to the apostolical doctrine ."1 Parsons also, after the death of Philip II., compelled the English students in the Spanish seminaries to acknowledge the Infanta as their lawful Queen "that on their return they might persuade their relations to accept no other."2 The opinion of Cardinal D'Ossat on the teaching in the colleges founded by Allen and Parsons has already been given....show more

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  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 245g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123650321X
  • 9781236503213