Extra Series Volume 14

Extra Series Volume 14

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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. 1873 edition. Excerpt: ...and thervpon shall reste the spyryte of the lorde. The spyryte of wysdome and of vnderstondynge. the spyryte of counsayle and of strengthe. the spyryte of knowynge and of pytye. and the spyryte of drede of the lorde shall fulfyl hym. 1T lesse was the father of kynge Dauyd. of whose lynage came oure lady. and therfore she is called the rodde that came oute of that rowte Iesse. And oute of her spronge a flower that is oure lorde Iesu cryste. upon whome rested in most excellence the seuen gyftes of the holy goste that ar named and nombred here. 1i A nother chapyter. Et sic in syon, And so I am sewrely sette and stabled in Syon. and I haue rested also in the halowed Cytye and in Ierusalem ys my power. 1T These wordes ar redde bothe of oure lorde Iesu cryste, and also of oure lady. for by her; we haue hym. Here ys named three places Syon. Cytye. and Ierusalem. By Syon. that ys as moche to say as beholdynge. ys vnderstonde sowles. that are gyuen to contemplacyon. where in oure lorde Iesu chryste ys sewrely stabled. for they are not trowbled aboute many thynges as other are. 1i By the halowed Cytye. ys vnderstonded sowlles gyuen to 'actyfe lyfe wherin oure lorde Iesu restyth by charyte that they haue to theyre euen crysten. For cyte ys as moche to say as one hed of Cytezyns, and yt is sayde halowed by the purenesse of entente that they offer to god in all theyr workes, 1T By Ierusalem is vnderstonde prelates. & gouernoures that haue power & cure vpon bothe contemplatyf and actyfe lyfe. & therfore theyr lyfe is called meddelyd lyfe. as a meane betwene actyfe & contemplatyf hauynge parte withe bothe. For they oughte to se that bothe. be kepte in peace. accordynge to theyr callynge. and therfore they ar vnderstonde by Ierusalem that...show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 263g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236806964
  • 9781236806963