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" ... renounce the devil and all his works, and constantly believe God's holy word, and obediently keep his Commandments. I demand therefore, DOST thou, in the Name of this child, renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of the world,... "
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The Records of a Good Man's Life

Charles Benjamin Tayler - 1832 - 247 pages
...perhaps done their part in a sincere, though imperfect way. Consider those promises, ' Dost thou renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp' and glory of this world, with all covetous desires of the same, and the carnal desires of the flesh, so that thou...
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Two discourses upon the trial of the spirits, Volume 1

1833
...have not learned to value the precious gift ? * Isaiah xxix. 13. taken for the infant to " renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory...desires of the same, and the carnal desires of the flesh, so as not to follow or be led by them." In Baptism, the prayer is offered over the infant, "...
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The Assurance of Faith: Or Calvinism Identified with Universalism, Volume 1

David Thom - Calvinism - 1833 - 441 pages
...discretion he shall perform a work, which elsewhere she has declared to be the work of God himself! " Dost thou, in the name of this child, renounce the Devil and all his works," &c. Here we have the creature called upon to promise, and that too not for himself but for another,...
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Religious Ceremonies and Customs, Or: The Forms of Worship Practised by the ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - Religions - 1834 - 576 pages
...and exhortations to the persons baptized, prays for them, and with them ; they themselves renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of this world, with all covetous desires of the same, and the carnal desires of the flesh. They make their...
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Pocahontas

Grace Steele Woodward - Social Science - 1969 - 227 pages
...accepted, though at first probably with little understanding, the Prayer Book admonition to "renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory...desires of the same, and the carnal desires of the flesh, so that thou wilt not follow, nor be led by them." 20 Whitaker's one-hundred-acre glebe farm...
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Shakespeare's Patterns of Self-knowledge

Rolf Soellner - Drama - 1972 - 454 pages
...Dumain seems to answer the minister's question and prayer in the baptismal service : "Dost thou forsake the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of the world ...?... AH carnal affections may die in them [ie, the children], and ... all things belonging to the...
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The Capers Papers

Charlotte Capers - Literary Collections - 1992 - 124 pages
...got along fine with it until he got to the part having to do with water. Mrs. Loflin had renounced the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of the world, and had promised to obediently keep God's holy will and commandments all the days of her life, when...
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My Amiable Uncle: Recollections about Booth Tarkington

Susanah Mayberry - Biography & Autobiography - 1983 - 148 pages
...looking for trouble. Our collective fuse was very short. As the minister droned, "Dost thou renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of the world . .. ," suddenly from the children's side came the sound of music accompanied by titters. My little...
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Commentary on the American Prayer Book

Marion J. Hatchett - Religion - 1995 - 688 pages
...the flesh. Though the renunciation of the world and the flesh had been explained as renunciation of "the vain pomp and glory of the world, with all covetous desires of the same, and the sinful desires of the flesh," it still was open to misinterpretation. The Manichean heresy declares...
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The Development of the Family and Marriage in Europe

Jack Goody - History - 1983 - 308 pages
...Name of the Child; which being by the Godfathers and Godmothers pronounced, the Minister shall say, Dost thou, in the name of this Child, renounce the devil and all his works . . . Finally, it is the godparents, not the parents, who become the sureties for the child's religious...
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