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The resurrection of the dead is the confidence of Christians , says Tertullian .
Therefore there is need of special faith . Consolations . 1 . Not we ourselves , but
Christ is the keeper of the eternal life promised to us : Therefore , although we are
Tertullian , de cultu fæminar . calls harlots the most unhappy victims of public
lusts . But now how disgraceful to the Christian magistrale , if he defend the
inventions of the devil , if he suffer that victims be publicly immolated to lust , if , in
Tertullian , in his book , De • The horrid fact may not be generally known among
Protestants that Public Stews , or houses of prostitution , are to this day officially
licensed in Papal States , and that his Holiness derives a large portion of his ...
But as Tertullian wisely says in his Apologet . A pious and chaste man beholds a
woman with safe eyes , because his mind is blind to lust . Unless their minds are
firmly set against the allurements of sin , and strengthened by Divine grace ...
... but more compendiously : Anger is attributed to God , not according to the
passion of inquietude , but according to the effect of vengeance . From this
common opinion of theologians , Tertullian in 1 contra Marcion , and Lactantius in
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