Select Works of John Bale, D. D. Bishop of Ossory; Containing the Examinations of Lord Cobham, William Thorpe, and Anne Askewe, -And -The Image of Both Churches

Select Works of John Bale, D. D. Bishop of Ossory; Containing the Examinations of Lord Cobham, William Thorpe, and Anne Askewe, -And -The Image of Both Churches

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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. 1849 edition. Excerpt: ...in adversity, and solacious in all weakness. ingglggige Corrupt not the text with false glosses; take not from us E' "-'"the sweetness thereof; defraud us not of the fruitful savour. Let the text be whole, the sense unoorrupt, and the judgment right. And that shall well be, if nothing be added unto it, nor nothing taken from it. THE TEXT. 1 And when he opened the fourth seal, 2 I heard the voice of the fourth beast say, 3 Come and see. 4 And I looked, and behold a pale horse: 6 and his name that sat on him, that was Death; 6 and hell followed after him. 7 And power was given unto them over the fourth part of the earth, 8 to kill with sword, and with hunger, 9 and with death of the beasts of the earth. THE PARAPHRASE. increase of the aforesaid heretics, and the rise of the ambitious =; 3;f= prelates. And though the Arians and Eutychians, with such like heretics, were then put to silence, and all things pacified, partly by the public power, and partly by the continual dispu tations and writings of the faithful doctors and catholic fathers; yet continued the bishops still in their vanities, and the prelates J'oa1_1n_es de in their pride, whereby the truth was finished, and the light agsgiwlo evermore they compassed to augment their dignities: continual 135335;" was their study to get preeminence, to win honour, and to E', f'i', ..._ obtain superiority, not without the destruction of kingdoms, . the utter decay of commonalties, and unspeakable murder of peoples. John the archbishop of Constantinople contended to be the universal patriarch. Boniface the third of that name, gargteqpius IOU! bishop of Rome, took upon him to be the head bishop of all Ra hael _ _ Vo...show more

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  • Paperback | 232 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 422g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236889541
  • 9781236889546