The Doctrine and Practice of Repentance

The Doctrine and Practice of Repentance

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1828 edition. Excerpt: ... Basil; AsT-r:7v 'r'&'rwy;.4.e'vwv Ema-rov pv/3%v "iv 1?): wl/vxiis m'v'/1;/.1 aZ1ro'xgucentsov Qukiaaslv, aZ77.' aZ7ro'yu, u.voiiv-rai upuvrrai 'r'"/is uapdias 107' wicrsuoptevozs E-1:4;/'o'9au 1511 a'o' evouv-rcuv. And, 'Ava'yx.aT0v 520/1to7oysTa$az rat 0ip.zzp'r"riy.a'ra 1'07; wsvrza-rsvptevons 1" 'nv olnovogtlav rdiv y.uo'-mplwv 1-05 @203.' " It" behoveth every one that is under authority, to keep no motion of their hearts secret, but to lay the secrets of their hearts naked before them, who are intrusted to take care of them that are weak or sick'." That is, the-re-rwmevoi, ' the public penitents, ' who are placed in the ' station of the mourners, ' must not do their business imperfectly, but. make a perfect narrative of their whole case to the penitentiary minister: and such persons who are under discipline, or under notorious sins, ' must make their exomologesis, that is, do ecclesiastical repentance before them who a1'e the trustees and stewards of the mysteries of God: ' " qua sine nullus remissione potietur," said a father to St. John de Gradibus: " without which exomologesis, or public ecclesiastical confession, or amends, no man shall obtain pardonz" meaning, the peace of the church. For to this senseywe are to understand the doctrine of the holy fathers, and we learn it from St. Austin: " Recte constituuntur ab iis, qui ecclesiae preesunt, tempora poenitentiae; ut fiat etiam satis ecclesiae, in qua'. remittuntur ipsa peccata: extra cam quippe non remittunturz" " The times of penance are, with great reason, appointed by ecclesiasticashow more

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  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 331g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236898664
  • 9781236898661