What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
aisle altar ancient appears arches architect architecture arrangement authority beautiful believe Bishop building built called cathedral century chancel chapel character choir Christian church College colour committee complete considerable considered construction containing course cross east effect England English erected example exhibited existing express fact feel feet figures four give given glass hand head Holy hope hymns important instance interesting Italy kind late least less letter light Lord means meeting nature nave never notice object original ornament painted parish perhaps period portion position practice Prayer present principles proposed question reference remains remarks restoration roof round seems side Society stands stone style thing tion tower transept true wall whole window
Page 159 - And here it is to be noted, that such Ornaments of the Church and of the Ministers thereof, at all Times of their Ministration, shall be retained, and be in use, as were in this Church of England, by the Authority of Parliament, in the Second Year of the Reign of King Edward the Sixth.
Page 9 - Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried ; he descended into hell ; the third day he rose again from the dead ; he ascended into heaven, and sitteth at the right hand of God the Father Almighty ; from thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead.
Page 156 - And he bought fine linen, and took him down, and wrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a sepulchre which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre.
Page 160 - ... for the signification that Christ is the very true light of the world, they shall suffer to remain still...
Page 201 - Heaven and earth shall pass away ; but my word shall not pass away.
Page 116 - And that there be a modest and distinct song so used in all parts of the common prayers in the church, that the same may be as plainly understood, as if it were read without singing...
Page 71 - Is. THE PSALTER, or Seven Ordinary Hours of Prayer, according to the Use of the Church of Sarum. Beautifully printed and illustrated.
Page 161 - Burleigh (who was no friend to superstition or popery) used them constantly in his chapel, with other ornaments of fronts, palls and books, upon his altar.
Page 273 - SINCE first the dominion of men was asserted over the ocean, three thrones, of mark beyond all others, have been set upon its sands : the thrones of Tyre, Venice, and England. Of the First of these great powers only the memory remains ; of the Second, the ruin ; the Third, which inherits their greatness, if it forget their example, may be led through prouder eminence to less pitied destruction.
Page 194 - ... the Book of Common Prayer, and administration of the Sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the Church according to the use of the Church of England, together with the Psalter, or Psalms of David, pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches, and the form or manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of bishops priests, and deacons.