Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time, Volum 6

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University Press, 1833
 

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Pàgina 244 - Come, ye children, hearken unto me : I will teach you the fear of the LORD. What man is he that desireth life: and loveth many days, that he may see good ? Keep thy tongue from evil : and thy lips from speaking guile. Depart from evil, and do good : seek peace, and pursue it.
Pàgina 288 - AN ACT DECLARING THE RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES OF THE SUBJECT, AND SETTLING THE SUCCESSION OF THE CROWN.
Pàgina 244 - What man is he that desireth life, and loveth many days, that he may see good? 275 Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile. Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.
Pàgina 356 - truth ; or the true state of the primitive church, by an " humble moderator,
Pàgina 314 - Bounty (that is, the governors of the Bounty of Queen Anne for the Augmentation of the Maintenance of the Poor Clergy).
Pàgina 242 - I understand somewhat more than the receiving some doctrines, though ever so true, or the professing them, and engaging to support them, not without zeal and eagerness. What signify the best doctrines, if men do not live suitably to them ; if they have not a due influence upon their thoughts, their principles, and their lives ? Men of bad lives, with sound opinions, are selfcondemned, and lie under a highly aggravated guilt...
Pàgina 96 - ... time, she would be murdered, and the fires would be again raised in Smithfield. — Swift. A false prophet in every particular. P. 589. Burnet, the Queen having sent a message to the Lords to adjourn, it was debated: — that the Queen could not send a message to any one House to adjourn, when the like message was not sent to both Houses: the pleasure of the Prince, in convening, dissolving, proroguing, or ordering the adjournment of Parliaments, was always directed to both Houses; but never...
Pàgina 356 - A vindication of the authority, constitution, and laws of the church and state of Scotland : in four conferences, wherein the answer to the dialogues betwixt the conformist and the nonconformist is examined.
Pàgina 33 - He complained of his wife, who, he said, acted strangely, but there was no help for that, and a man must bear with a good deal, to be quiet at home. He spoke very severely of the duke of Argyle, who was never to be satisfied or obliged : and told me, however the world went, I should come off well ; for I...
Pàgina 195 - regret, I have observed the Clergy in all the " places through which I have travelled — Papists, " Lutherans, Calvinists, and Dissenters ; but of " them all, our Clergy is much the most remiss in " their labours in private, and the least severe in

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