Oxford University Calendar

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University of Oxford, 1814

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Page 80 - hours of ten in the morning and two in the afternoon, to preach eight " Divinity Lecture Sermons, the year following, at St. Mary's, in 1 ' Oxford, between the commencement of the last month in Lent Term, ' and the end of the third week in Act Term.
Page 80 - Also I direct and appoint, that the eight Divinity Lecture Sermons shall be preached upon either of the following Subjects to confirm and establish the Christian Faith, and to confute all heretics and schismatics upon the divine authority of the holy Scriptures upon the authority of the writings of the primitive Fathers, as to the faith and practice of the primitive Church upon the Divinity of our Lord and Saviour Jesns Christ upon the Divinity of the Holy Ghost upon the Articles...
Page 1 - Sacraments; the which was repealed and taken away by act of Parliament in the first year of the reign of our late sovereign lady Queen Mary...
Page 1 - THE University of Oxford is a corporate body, known for ages by the style or title of The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Oxford...
Page 5 - Vice-Chancellor, in Congregation or Convocation, a certificate of such residence from the Head of their College or Hall, may claim to be admitted into the House; and, after their admission, may continue to enjoy the privilege of voting, so long as their names remain on the books of some College or Hall, and they comply with the conditions above stated. The same privilege may also be enjoyed...
Page 81 - Sermons shall be always printed, within two months after they are preached; and one copy shall be given to the Chancellor of the University, and one copy to the Head of every College, and one copy to the Mayor of the city of Oxford, and one copy to be put into the Bodleian Library; and the expense of printing them shall be paid out of the revenue of the Land or Estates given for establishing the Divinity Lecture Sermons; and the Preacher shall not be paid nor be entitled to the revenue, before they...
Page 113 - The author is required to conceal his name, and to distinguish his composition by what motto he pleases; sending at the same time his name sealed up under another cover, with the motto inscribed upon it.
Page 204 - This was again suppressed in 1545 ; and in the year following the Episcopal See was removed from Osney to this College, and the Church of St. Frideswide was constituted a Cathedral, by the name of the Cathedral Church of Christ in Oxford, for the maintenance of a Dean, eight Canons, eight Chaplains...
Page 68 - The electors are, the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Lord Chancellor, the Chancellor of the University, the bishops of London and Winchester, the two principal secretaries of state, the two chief justices of the Queen's Bench aud Common Pleas, and the Master of the Rolls.
Page 81 - Also I direct and appoint, that no person shall be qualified to preach the Divinity Lecture Sermons, unless he hath taken the degree of Master of Arts at least, In one of the two Universities of Oxford or Cambridge; and that the same person shall never preach the Divinity Lecture Sermons twice.

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