The Case for "establishment" Stated

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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1885 - Church and state - 237 pages
 

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Page 92 - 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.
Page 65 - Where by divers sundry old authentic histories and chronicles it is manifestly declared and expressed that this realm of England is an empire, and so hath been accepted in the world, governed by one Supreme Head and King having the dignity and royal estate of the imperial Crown of the same...
Page 66 - ... that part of the said body politic called the Spiritualty, now being usually called the English Church, which always hath been reputed and also found of that sort that both for knowledge, integrity, and sufficiency of number, it hath...
Page 67 - Church ? both with honour and possessions; and the laws temporal for trial of property of lands and goods, and for the conservation of the people of this realm in unity and peace, without...
Page 76 - Parliament that the King our Sovereign Lord, his heirs and successors kings of this realm, shall be taken, accepted, and reputed the only Supreme Head in earth of the Church of England...
Page 91 - Gospel, with the devotion of the hearers : and yet this notwithstanding, a great number of people in divers parts of this realm, following their own sensuality, and living either without knowledge or due fear of God, do wilfully and damnably before Almighty God abstain and refuse to come to their parish churches...
Page 89 - Scripture, as to the usages in the primitive church, should draw and make one convenient and meet order, rite, and fashion of common and open prayer and administration of the sacraments, to be had and used in his majesty's realm of England and in Wales ; the which at this time, by the aid of the Holy Ghost, with one uniform agreement, is of them concluded...
Page 92 - 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 and manner " of making, ordaining, and consecrating of Bishops,
Page 4 - I was made a member of Christ, a child of God, and an inheritor of the kingdom of heaven.
Page 69 - IV, and other noble kings of this realm, made sundry ordinances, laws, statutes, and provisions for the entire and sure conservation of the prerogatives, liberties, and pre-eminences of the said imperial crown of this realm, and of the...

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