Testimonies to the divine authority and inspiration of the holy Scriptures, as taught by the Church of England, in reply to the statements of J.E. Stephen [in Defence of the rev. Rowland Williams].
Rivingtons, 1862 - 143 pages
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Page 130 - All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness : That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.
Page 130 - But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned them, and that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee 'wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.
Page 70 - Are you persuaded that the holy Scriptures contain sufficiently all doctrine required of necessity for eternal salvation through faith in Jesus Christ? And are you determined out of the said Scriptures to instruct the people committed to your charge, and to teach nothing (as required of necessity to eternal salvation) but that which you shall be persuaded may be concluded and proved by the Scripture?
Page 31 - IT is not necessary that Traditions and Ceremonies be in all places one, and utterly like ; for at all times they have been divers, and may be changed according to the diversities of countries, times, and men's manners, so that nothing be ordained against God's Word.
Page 10 - The Homilies, with Various Readings, and the Quotations from the Fathers given at length in the Original Languages.
Page 4 - The Greek Testament: with a critically revised Text; a Digest of Various Readings; Marginal References to verbal and Idiomatic Usage; Prolegomena; and a Critical and Exegetical Commentary. For the Use of Theological Students and Ministers, By HENRY ALFORD, DD, Dean of Canterbury. Vol. I., containing the Four Gospels.
Page 99 - The Bible, I say, the Bible only, is the religion of Protestants. Whatsoever else they believe besides it, and the plain, irrefragable, indubitable consequences of it, well may they hold it as a matter of opinion ; but as...
Page 101 - I am fully assured that God does not, and therefore that men ought not to require any more of any man than this, to believe the scripture to be God's word, to endeavour to find the true sense of it, and to live according to it.
Page 31 - THE Romish doctrine concerning purgatory, pardons, worshipping, and adoration, as well of images, as of reliques, and also invocation of saints, is a fond thing vainly invented, and grounded upon no warranty of Scripture, but rather repugnant to the word of God.
Page 100 - I verily believe and hope, impartial search of the true way to eternal happiness, do profess plainly, that I cannot find any il rest for the sole of my foot but upon this rock only. I see plainly, and with mine own eyes, that there are Popes against Popes, Councils against Councils, some Fathers against others, the same Fathers against themselves ; a consent of Fathers of one age against a consent of Fathers of another age; the Church of one age against the Church of another age.