The Reconstruction of the English Church, Volume 2

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Page 300 - There is but one living and true God, everlasting, without body, parts, or passions ; of infinite power, wisdom, and goodness ; the Maker and Preserver of all things, both visible and invisible. And in unity of this Godhead there be three persons, of one substance, power, and eternity ; the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost.
Page 322 - I, AB, do swear, That I do from my heart abhor, detest, and abjure as impious and heretical, that damnable doctrine and position, That princes excommunicated or deprived by the pope, or any authority of the see of Rome, may be deposed or murdered by their subjects, or any other whatsoever.
Page 309 - And I do declare that no foreign prince, person, prelate, state, or potentate hath, or ought to have, any jurisdiction, power, superiority, preeminence, or authority, ecclesiastical or spiritual, within this realm : So help me God.
Page 310 - Religion agreed upon by the archbishops and bishops of both provinces, and the whole clergy, in the Convocation holden at London in the year of our Lord God 1562; and that he acknowledged all and every the articles therein contained, being in number nine and thirty, besides the ratification, to be agreeable to the Word of God.
Page 321 - God and the world, that our sovereign lord King James is lawful and rightful king of this realm, and of all other his majesty's dominions and countries; and that the pope, neither of himself, nor by any authority of the church or see of Rome...
Page 310 - ... besides the ratification, to be agreeable to the word of God. To these three articles whosoever will subscribe, he shall for the avoiding of ambiguities, subscribe in this order and form of words, setting down both his Christian and surname, viz.
Page 309 - I. That the king's majesty, under God, is the only supreme governor of this realm, and of all other his highness' dominions and countries, as well in all spiritual or ecclesiastical things or causes, as temporal...
Page 320 - I, AB, do truly and sincerely acknowledge, profess, testify and declare in my conscience before God and the world that our sovereign Lord King...
Page 310 - That the Book of Common Prayer, and of Ordering of Bishops, Priests, and Deacons, containeth in it nothing contrary to the word of God...
Page 311 - I AB do humbly confess and acknowledge, that I have grievously offended God, in contemning her majesty's godly and lawful government and authority...

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