Confirmation of Maria Monk's disclosures concerning the Hotel Dieu nunnery of Montreal; preceded by a Reply to the priests' book. To which is added further disclosures by M. Monk

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Page 34 - Inasmuch as it is manifest from experience, that if the Holy Bible, translated into the vulgar tongue, be indiscriminately allowed to every one, the temerity of men will cause more evil than good to arise from it, it is, on this point, referred to the judgment of the bishops, or inquisitors, who may, by the advice of the priest or confessor, permit the reading of the Bible translated into the vulgar tongue by Catholic authors, to those persons whose faith and piety, they apprehend, will be augmented,...
Page 151 - A TREATISE ON DIET; With a View to establish, on Practical Grounds, a System of Rules for the Prevention and Cure of the Diseases incident to a disordered State of the Digestive Functions. By JA PARIS, MDFRS, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, &c.
Page 158 - FRS Improved from the Author's Manuscripts, and by Reference to the latest Advances in Physiology, Pathology, and Practice. By Samuel Cooper, MD With Notes, by A. Sidney Doane, AM, MD To which is prefixed, a Sketch of the History of Medicine, from its Origin to the Commencement of the Nineteenth Century.
Page 167 - Whereas certain ecclesiastics in the kingdom of Spain, and in the cities and dioceses thereof, having the cure of souls, or exercising such cure for others, or otherwise deputed to hear the confessions of penitents, have broken out into such heinous acts of iniquity, as to abuse the sacrament of penance in the very act of hearing...
Page 164 - ... command of the king, it was immediately decreed that the pope should march with his cardinals to the church of St. Mark, and in the most solemn manner give thanks to God for so great a blessing conferred on the see of Rome and the Christian world...
Page 164 - But what aggravates these scenes with still greater wantonness and cruelty, was, the manner in which the news was received at Rome.* When the letters of the pope's legate were read in the assembly of the cardinals, by which he assured the pope that all was transacted by the express will and command of the king, it was immediately decreed that the pope should march wittrhis cardinals to the church of St.
Page 33 - It is useful and necessary at all times, in all places, and for all sorts of persons, to study and know the spirit, piety and mysteries of the Holy Scriptures.
Page 34 - BOOKSELLERS, however, who shall SELL, or otherwise dispose of Bibles in the vulgar tongue, to any person not having such permission, shall forfeit the value of the books, to be applied by the Bishop to some pious use ; and be subjected to such other penalties as the Bishop shall judge proper, according to the quality of the offence. But regulars shall neither read nor PURCHASE such Bibles without a special license from their superiors.
Page 34 - Society, strolls with effrontery throughout the world: which Society, contemning the traditions of the Holy Fathers, and contrary to the well-known decree of the Council of Trent, labours with all its might, and by every means, to translate...
Page 148 - The Eastern Origin of the Celtic Nations, proved by a comparison of their dialects with the Sanskrit, Greek, Latin and Teutonic languages. Forming a supplement to researches into the physical history of mankind.

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