These arguments enforced the lords for the bill to a change of this part of the declaration; so that they agreed the second and third parts of it should run thus, " And I do abhor that traitorous position of taking arms by his authority against his person,... The Works of John Locke, in Ten Volumes - Page 224by John Locke - 1823Full view
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...declare that it is not lawful upon any pretence whatsoever to take arms against the King, and that I do abhor that traitorous position of taking arms...authority against his person, or against those that are commissionated by him, and that I will conform to the liturgy of the Church of England as it is now...