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Page 228 - For the priest's lips should keep knowledge, and they should seek the law at his mouth: for he is the messenger of the Lord of Hosts.
Page viii - It is come, I know not how, to be taken for granted, by many persons, that Christianity is not so much as a subject of inquiry; but that it is, now at length, discovered to be fictitious. And accordingly they treat it, as if, in the present age, this were an agreed point, among all people of discernment; and nothing remained, but to set it up as a principal subject of mirth and ridicule, as it were by way of reprisals, for its having so long interrupted the pleasures of the world.
Page 150 - Go ye up unto this feast: I go not up yet unto this feast: for my time is not yet full come.
Page 62 - Fear not, for behold I bring you good tidings of great joy which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. And this shall be a sign unto you; ye shall find the Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes lying in a manger.
Page 154 - subjects dissenting from the Church of England from the penalties of
Page 277 - French school of historical scholars, at the end of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century...
Page 143 - Fabrice's arms, he never recovered. but expired about eleven o'clock the next morning, in the sixty-eighth year of his age, and the thirteenth of his reign Questions for Examination, \ What was the conduct of the South Sea scheme ? 2 Explain the nature of it, 3.
Page 87 - Answer to the first and second Part of an Anonymous Pamphlet entitled Observations upon the Conduct and Behaviour of a certain Sect usually distinguished by the Name of Methodists.