The Seasonable Case of Submission to the Church-Government, as Now Re-Established by Law, Briefly Stated and Determined (Classic Reprint)

The Seasonable Case of Submission to the Church-Government, as Now Re-Established by Law, Briefly Stated and Determined (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Seasonable Case of Submission to the Church-Government, as Now Re-Established by Law, Briefly Stated and Determined Synod. Is foyned with another, commanding to concur -duti fully, fie. And the command to come, is only inorder to the required concurrence, which they cannot give, as they fay.' Is this rational, that where two commands ofthemagilirate are joyn'd, the one undoubtedl lawful to be obeyed, the Other doubted of, that Subjects ould difobey the Magiflrateia ich' is clearly lawfull. Becaufe theyhave a doubt or nu -aneut obeying him in the other command? Dorhit no: become Subjefls to goas far on in' obedience to lawful] Authority, as they they may without fin againfl God 2. Then it is time to flop when any thing'is put to them by vertue of the Kings Command, which they clearly fee they cannot do without (in. Had they come to the place, it wobld, pro tantra, have lhewed their refpefi to Authority, albeit they' had humbly declared themfelves bound up from afiing by their doubts. And yet, it may be, they willinend find, that they might lawfully have concurred in unqueflionable duty, that there was no ground to refufe this and that they might have fufliciently falved their Confcience by a humble (ignification of their fernple, as was (aid, and yet nor refufed to concur in undoubted duties. For the perfonal fault (as they apprehend) of any member of the Aflembly. 3. What ground could they have for feparation from the Synod? Is it the want of liberty to chool'e a Moderator P Or, Is it that he that prelides, is a Bifhop, and claims more power then they think is duc, as of a negative voice 3. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 50 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 82g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243148720
  • 9780243148721