The Burning of the Bibles: Defence of the Protestant Version of the Scriptures Against the Attacks of Popish Apologists for the Champlain Bible Burners

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Nathan Moore, 1843 - Bible - 141 pages

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Page 130 - And I heard another voice from heaven, saying, Come out of her, my people, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and that ye receive not of her plagues. For her sins have reached unto heaven, and God hath remembered her iniquities.
Page 130 - And a mighty angel took up a stone like a great millstone, and cast it into the sea, saying, Thus with violence shall that great citv Babylon be thrown down, and shall be found no more at all.
Page 63 - The highest eulogiums have been pronounced on the translation of James I., both by our own writers and by foreigners ; and indeed if accuracy, fidelity, and the strictest attention to the letter of the text, be supposed to constitute the qualities of an excellent version, this, of all versions, must, in general, be accounted the most excellent.
Page 139 - Jesus Christ, he hath power to depose heretical kings, princes, states, commonwealths, and governments, all being illegal without his sacred confirmation, and that they may safely be destroyed: therefore, to the utmost of my power, I shall and will defend this doctrine, and his holiness...
Page 98 - Let no man deceive you by any means: for unless there come a revolt first, and the man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition, who opposeth, and is lifted up above all that is called God, or that is worshipped, so that he sitteth in the temple of God, showing himself as if he were God.
Page 112 - Pagan has been dead many a day ; and as for the other, though he be yet alive, he is, by reason of age, and also of the many shrewd brushes that he met with in his younger days, grown so crazy and stiff in his joints that he can now do little more than sit in his cave's mouth, grinning at pilgrims as they go by, and biting his nails because he cannot come at them.
Page 140 - Protestants, to be damnable ; and they themselves are damned, and to be damned, that will not forsake the same. I do further declare, that I will help, assist, and advise all or any of his holiness...
Page 64 - First, is the most accurate and faithful of the whole. Nor is this its only praise : the translators have seized the very spirit and soul of the original, and expressed this, almost every where, with pathos and energy.
Page 139 - I shall and will defend this doctrine, and his holiness's rights and customs, against all usurpers of the heretical (or Protestant) authority whatsoever ; especially against the now pretended authority and Church of England, and all adherents, in regard that they and she be usurpal and heretical, opposing the sacred mother church of Rome.
Page 131 - And in her was found the blood of prophets and of saints, and of all that have been slain upon the earth.

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