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The bishop equivocatesi Various I beg your readers closely to obhonest-hearted Englishmen write, ex- serve it. The charge was that the pressing their surprise at the glaring young man was proffered a dispensadishonesty and deceptive nature of tion. The bishop's defence is, that Dr. Wareing's reply. Had they he did not beforehand proffer or afterknown Jesuitism as well as their wards grant any dispensation. No ancestors knew it, they would not charge was made that he had granted have felt surprised. But Dr. Ware a dispensation. It was that he had ing, it may be said, has now given an proffered one. He denies that he unequivocal denial. Is it so? Even proffered beforehand; he does not then that were not enough. The end deny that he afterwards proffered a may justify the means. Better, ac- dispensation. cording to Romish casuistry, assert Special pleaders even are not better untruths, for which he may be dis- versed in the subtleties of language pensed, than to have his Church open and technical expressions than Roman to a true but injurious charge. Dr. Catholic bishops. They often outWareing, however, is not so much witted our lawyers of ancient days, concerned as his Church. His Church and seem not yet to have forgotten is on its trial. She is charged with how to use language rather to conceal countenancing falsehood and decep than express their meaning. tion. Whether she does so or not To have made his đenial clear and she cannot, by any assertion of her conclusive he should have said that own, disprove any more than a crimi- he neither beforehand gave or profnal at the bar of justice convicted of fered, nor afterwards gave or proffraud, can purge himself by asserting fered, any dispensation. Till he can his honesty. Other and unsuspicious do this the charge is not removed. testimony must be adduced. We Thus it has taken a Roman Catholic must decide by witnesses. Of these Bishop two letters to deny a statewe have a host against his Church, ment which an honest-hearted charity too numerous even to mention in schoolboy might have done in one; your valuable columns. From the and the doctor seems farther from his. writings of one of them alone, a man point than ever. of sainted reputation, and canonised

Yours, &c., by the late Pope Gregory XVI. in WARY, BUT NOT + WAREING: 1839, St. Alphonso Ligouri, suffi- Temple, Nov. 10, 1846. cient proof may be derived upon this subject.

MISCELLANEOUS. But to return to Dr. Wareing. It

ROMISH UNCTION.—As for Unction is clear he denies,—1. That he countenanced an individual professing one

used in the Church of Rome; since religion, and being at the same time

it is used when the man is above half of another, for the sake of deception.

dead, when he can exercise no act of

understanding, it must needs be 2. He says, “I now beg most distinctly to deny, that I, in any way,

nothing: for no rational man can beforehand proffered, or afterwards

think that any ceremony can make a

spiritual change, without a spiritual granted, any dispensation or permis

act of him that is to be changed-sion to practise a lie, or tell a lie, for

nor work by way of nature or by any purpose whatever, and that I should be acting against the principles

charm, but morally, and after the of my religion, and unworthy to hold

manner of reasonable creatures; and

therefore I do not think that ministry up my head in society, if I attempted to practise any such disgraceful or

at all fit to be reckoned among the

advantages of sick persons.Bishop preposterous conduct." His Church justified the evasion in

Jeremy Taylor's Holy Dying. Epis.

Dedi. p. 9. the first instance. It will equally justify it in another. But, Sir, Dr. Wareing's quasi con

CABINET. tradiction may be, in reality, no con- I would not advise any one to place tradiction at all.

his child where the Holy Scriptures. Vol. VIII.- December, 1846.

00 New Series, No. 12.

are not regarded as the rule of life. the Rey. John CUMMING, D.D., Every institution where God's word Minister of the Scottish National is not diligently studied must become Church, Crown Court, Covent Garcorrupt.-LUTHER.

den. London: Aylott and Jones;

Shaw, Southampton-row. 12mo. A HYMN OF PRAISE TO BE USED

pp. 74.

This is a very valuable lecture. To UPON THE FIFTH DAY OF NOVEMBER

be appreciated, it should be read. It

is full of information on an important For the Happy Deliverance of King

subject, conveyed in a popular and James I. and the Three Estates of Eng. land, from the most traitorous and pleasing style. bloody-intended Massacre by Gunpow

The Rev. Dr. observes, with equal der : and also for the happy arrival of judgment and eloquence;—“One his Majesty King William on this Day, striking lesson is to be gathered from for the Deliverance of our Church and all that preceded the Reformation. Nation. By William LAING, Under

It is the utter impotenee of intellecgraduate of Christ's College, Cambridge.

tual, imperial, or military effort, to

achieve the triumphs destined to fol"If it had not been the Lord, who was on

low on the footsteps of the Monk of our side, now may Israel say; if it had

Erfürth. The sword of the Cæsars not been the Lord, who was on our side, when men rose up against us: then they

was shivered into splinters as soon as had swallowed us up quick, when their it struck the tiara. Genius, when it wrath was kindled against us.”—Ps.cxxiv. arrayed itself against the Popedom, 1-3.

and shot forth its burning shafts, no Music-Mount of Olives.

sooner touched the hierarch, than it

was transformed, eontrary to its deLORD, we give thee adoration,

sign, from an aggressor into an ally. High upon thy throne above,

It was neither in the eamp, nor in the For our rescued Church and Nation,

Cabinet, nor in the academy, that the Through thy grace, and pow'r, and Reformation was to be accomplished. love.

It was in the closet, and in the pulpit, As on this day, men unholy

it was by weapons 'not carnal, but Sought to ruin Church and State: mighty,' this holy revolution was to But thou, of thy mercy solely, be wrought out. And the instruments

Didst their hellish plot frustrate. set apart in the purposes of God for Likewise, on this day of kindness,

the high function of wielding these Thou didst to our succour come;

with suceess, were not princes, nor And didst save us from the blindness, captains, nor prelates, nor always And the tyranny of Rome.

learned men.”—Page 29. This great day, then, Lord, for ever Consecrate we to thy name,

INTELLIGENCE. Who didst us from death deliver,

THE Rev. Mr. Newman, of Oxford, To thine everlasting fame.

had an audience with the Pope on Gracious God, we pray thee, hear us; the 20th October, and on the followAnd, as thou hast alway been,

ing day heard low mass, which his So, on this glad day, be near us

Holiness celebrated in one of the Bless our Nation, Church, and chapels of St. Peter's. Queen,

On the 23d, Mr. Buckingham, of God, the Father, we adore thee: the London British and Foreign In

God, the Son, we honour give : stitute, had the honour of an audience God, the Spirit, we implore thee, with the Pope. Come, and in thy temples live!

NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. NOTICES OF BOOKS.

We are compelled to omit much Luther and the Reformation : A Lec- interesting Foreign and Domestic

ture delivered before the Young Intelligence, and Notices of Books. Men's Christian Association. By These shall appear in our next.

INDEX.

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A Good Resolution . . . . . . 413

413 Confessions and Protests of a True
Annual Report and Meeting ... 247Protestant ........ 41
A Modest Application ..... 509 Daily News ......... 551
An Appeal to Protestants . . 289 Dangers that Threaten 126, 173, 206, 370
Act of supremacy– Temporal and Derby Protestant Operative Asso-
Spiritual Power · · · · · ·

145 ciation, Appeal of the .. . 39
Appalling Narrative. ... 411 Division, the work of Jesuitism . 331
Approacħing General Election, Dr. Murray and the Roman Catho-

Thoughts on the, by the Rev. Llic Laity of Ireland, Appeal to. 21

G. S. Faber ........ 465 Dublin Protestant Association 277, 373
Archbishop of Dublin, Letter from 55 Election, the Approaching ...
Barbarity" and Superstition at Electors and their Duties . . .

Ancona-The Murder of Che Endowment of the Romish Priest-
valier Stewart : .:;

... 456
:: 456

hood ..... · · · · ·
Bishops, Dignitaries, and Clergy

of the Church of England and - in Ireland, and the conti-
_Ireland .......... 362 nued support of Maynooth Col-
Bible, Astonishing Accuracy of the 31_lege, Motives for Opposing . ..
- Great Circulation of, at Excommunication by bell, book,
Manchester ::. .::.: .

and candle, in the North of
Birks, Rev. T. R., speech of ... Ireland, 1846 . . .
Brandram, Rev. A., Mr. Dudley's

Exeter, Bishop of, Letter from, to
Letter to .. :.:: · · · ·,

| Mr. Lord . . . .
Brougham, Lord, Hint to .... 546 - Protestant movement in . 497
Cabinet–44, 92, 139, 190, 238, 287, 335, Expediency .........

382, 414, 461, 511, 553 Extraordinary presentment. . . 510
Cambridge, the Round Church at 285 Faber, Rev. G. s., on the ap-
Canada, Romish Priests in ... 231 | proaching Election . .. ..
Canadians, Religious Knowledge Famine in Ireland.—Address to the
· among the ........ 458 Protestant Children of England,
Canton de Vaud, Persecution in the Ireland, and Scotland :::.
Case of Rev. J. Shore-Clerks Cor- Form of Prayer for relief from
rection Bill . . . . . . . .

Dearth and Scarcity . :::..
Central Anti-Maynooth Committee, Gordon, J. E., Esq., speech of . . 515

Final Meeting of::::: Happy Deliverance from Papal
Challenge of Rev. R. J. M'Ghee to

Bondage : ........ 127
Roman Catholic Bishops of Ire-

Hebrew Ånthem. :.
land . . .

Historical Memoranda of Popery : 111,
Charitable Trusts Biii ; ::::
Chester, Bishop of, Letter from . . Inquisition, the, and liberty in the
Christ our alone Priest. ..... Romish States . . .
Chevalier Stewart, Murder of . . 456

at Rome in the pre-
Christian Conduct, Rules for . ..

sent day, Cruelty of 4, 101, 239, 288,
Men, Christian States.. Intelligence. 45, 93, 141, 191, 239, 288,
men, and Christian Nations . .

335, 384, 416, 464, 512, 554
- Perseverance necessary Ireland, Address to Protestants and
to Success ...

Roman Catholics of . ::..
Church of England, Why am I

against England. Repeal
Member of the ? . .

of the Union with Rome ...
Church Patronage : . 34, 60, 211,

and its miseries, with origin
- Present Wants of the.. and cause of Assassination in that

- Property in Ireland, Rev. Country . . . · · · · · ·
T. D. Gregg on Rome's right to .

– morals in . . . . . . . 509
- the, of Rome and Modern

the state of ....... 49
Society . . . . . . . . . .

to the Roman Catholics of . 364
City of London Protestant Asso Irish Cocrcion Bill ..... 297

- Church, the ... ...: . 542

-- hostile indications
Clare Protestant Association, Re-

against the.
port of the ...... ::· · 493

· Policy of the Government. 133
Confessional, Criminals and the . 234 - Reader, letter of an . . . . 89

- and Mortmain Law. 186 Islington Protestant Institute . . 550

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Islington Protestant Institute, Ad Pope, the, not the Chief Shepherd 501

dress of ........ 490 Popery, a few remarks on. ... 437
Italy, Christian books wanted in. 84 - and Prophecy, by the Rev.
Italian Bible gladly received by the Dr. M.Caul . . . . . . . . 410

Roman Catholics in Sicily . . . 505 description of :::::
Jerusalem, Firman for building the Popish Prayers for the return of

Protestant Church at .. .. 43 the English nation to the Romish
Jesuits in New Zealand .... 27 | fait

- intrigues of the .... 181 Power, spiritual and temporal . . 145
Kalley, Dr., Speech of ..... 537 Practical suggestions for the
Lutherexcommunicated and cursed

present crisis ......
by Pope Leo X. . . . . . .

328 Prince Metter
Malta Protestant College . 232 Catholic Relief Act of 1829..
Manchester, extraordinary demand Priests, an appeal to the, by Rev.
for Scriptures in ..... 29

N. Roussel.. .: · · · ·
— Letter from .

- Protection Society ..::
Memorial of Protestant Association Proselytism at Cambridge ... 478

to the Archbishops and Bishops Protestant Newspapers. · · · ·
on the recent secession to the

- Alliance . . . . . .
Church of Rome.

- Weekly Newspaper 284
May Meetings.-Duties of Electors

--, Why am I a?....285
Maynooth, and the Irish Educa Protective measures against Popery 274
tion scheme ..

Ramsgate Protestant Association :
- Bill, and Corn-law Bill, Report of the Norwich Protestant
Minorities on the . . . . . . Operative Association . ... 229
- College Act.-Letter of

Roman Catholic Disabilities, what
Mr. Plumptre · · ·

. .
· ·

361
· ·

are these ? &c. · · · · · · ·
Maxims . . . . . . . . . . 137 Rome and England . . . . .,
Meeting on 6th of November

- rejoicing in English Aposta-
Ministry, recent Change of the . . 362

cies . . . . . . . . .
- the New . . . . . . 337 Romish Absolution ....
- and Popery, the

- Ascendancy ....
Miscellaneous .'. 44, 91, 137, 188, 237, - “High Treason." -Deve-

286, 334, 380, 414, 460, 511, 553 lopment of Popery .
Monastic Institutions i.

- Priesthood, triple Com-
Montmorency.-A Roman Catholic pact to endow the. · · · · ·

Tale ...... 365, 397, 424, 481 - Unction . . . . . . :
Mortmain Laws, &c. . . . . . 97 Sheffield, Address to the Protestant
Movement, important, at Exeter . 548 Association of . . . . . . .
Murder, and the Murderer recon Shore's, Rev. J., case . ...450

... 175 “Spirit of his Mouth". ...
No peace with the idolatrous Southwark Election, Speech of J.

Church of Rome . . . . . . 164 Lord, Esq., on Duties of Electors
Notices of Books . . . 45, 92, 140, 190, Spain, proposed Marriage of Queen

288, 383, 416, 462, 512, 554 of . . . . . . . . . . .

to Correspondents 96, 144, 554 | Speech of the Dean of Ardagh .
O'Connell and Father Mathew at

the Rev. Hugh M`Neile
a discount ........ 228 Spiritual and Temporal Power . . 145
O'Connell's Influence ..... 549 Story, J. H., Esq., Speech of .514
Oxford, a warning from ... 68 Stowell, Rev. Hugh, Speech of . . 521
Papal Encroachments . . . . . 549 Supremacy, spiritual "...145
Patrick Hamilton, a sketch from Test, the, or, What saith the Scrip-

the time of 1528 ...... 9 ture? . 77, 116, 155, 201, 318, 343,
Petition for inquiry as to principles,

&c., of the Church of Roine : 168 Thomas Becon, the works of ..
Petitions for repeal of Maynooth Tractarianism, development of 405

Act . . . . . . . . . 167 Tractarian Secession to Popery · · 543
Pilgrimage to Lough Dearg .. 18 Transubstantiation ... ... 121
Poetry. 44, 92, 139, 190, 238, 287, 335, Vatican and St. James's .... 389

382, 415, 462, 511, 554 Van Diemen's Land, Popery in .
Political Dream, in May, 1821, after Wareing, Dr. ...:::::
John Bunyan :::: .::. 407 Youghall Protestant Association : 133

.· 407
Pope Gregory XVI., death of .. 310 | Young Christian with his Romanist
-- Pius IX. ........ 315! Father, before the Priest ... 331

495

391, 431, 475

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