Romanism Exposed; Or, Strictures on Two Lectures, Delivered by Joseph Render

Romanism Exposed; Or, Strictures on Two Lectures, Delivered by Joseph Render

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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. 1837 edition. Excerpt: ...you will find them in a pamphlet lately published by one of your own church, Mr. Eneas M'Donnel.f In this he proves to I fear that I must limit this observation to England, for if the Romanists of Ireland are not acquainted with the intolerant laws of their church, the fault does not rest with their teachers. The notes appended to the Bible of 1816 and 1818, of which a history will be found further on, both exhibit the feelings towards their Protestant neighbours, which the priests inculcate on their flocks, and also afford another striking example of the marked distinction between the Popery of the apologist and that of the church. On Matt. 13. 29. is the following comment: --" The good must tolerate the evil, when it is so strong that it cannot be removed without danger and disturbance of the church, and commit the matter to God's judgment in the latter day; otherwise, when ill men (be they heretics or other malefactors) may be punished or suppressed without disturbance and hazard of the good, they may and ought, by public authority, either spiritual or temporal, be chastised and executed." On Luke 9. 5")--" Not justice, nor all rigorous punishments of sinners, is here forbidden, nor Elias's fact reprehended, nor Christian Princes blamed for putting heretics to death, but that none of these should be done for desire of our particular revenge;'&c. 2nd Timothy 3. 9--"All heretics seem in ihe beginning to have some show of truth, God, for just punishment of men's sins, permitting them in some places to prevail; but in a short time God detecteth them, and openeth the eyes of men to see their deceits, insomuch that, after the first breach, they are maintained by force only, all wise men in a manner seeing their...show more

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  • Paperback | 46 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 100g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236638662
  • 9781236638663