The Monthly Review, Volume 13

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Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths
R. Griffiths., 1755
Editors: May 1749-Sept. 1803, Ralph Griffiths; Oct. 1803-Apr. 1825, G. E. Griffiths.

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Page 404 - And he went out and followed him ; and wist not that it was true which was done by the angel; but thought he saw a vision.
Page 229 - Behold, the days come, saith the Lord, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and with the house of Judah : not according to the covenant that I made with their fathers in the day when I took them by the hand to lead them out of the land of Egypt; because they continued not in my covenant, and I regarded them not, saith the Lord.
Page 353 - Transubstantiation (or the change of the substance of bread and wine) in the Supper of the Lord, cannot be proved by holy writ ; but is repugnant to the plain words of Scripture, overthroweth the nature of a Sacrament, and hath given occasion to many superstitions.
Page 122 - DL could not do hint a greater pleafure, than to tell him his thoughts freely on this occafion. He urged this fo warmly, that his...
Page 353 - ... no adoration is intended, or ought to be done either unto the sacramental bread or wine there bodily received, or unto any corporal presence of Christ's natural flesh and blood, for the sacramental bread and wine remain still in their very natural substances, and therefore may not be adored (for that were idolatry, to be abhorred of all faithful Christians...
Page 29 - Then let him go a little further and take bribes ; and, lastly, pervert judgment. Lo, here is the mother, and the daughter, and the daughter's daughter. Avarice is the mother : she brings forth bribe-taking, and bribetaking perverting of judgment. There lacks a fourth thing to make up the mess, which, so help me God, if I were judge, should be hangum tuum...
Page 72 - ... of persuasion: and he had such success on this important point, that few, if any, of his pupils, whatever contrary prejudices they might bring along with them, ever left him without favourable notions of that side of the question which he espoused and defended'.
Page 28 - But if your majesty's chaplains, and my lord protector's, be not able to furnish their places, there is in this realm, thanks be to God, a great sight of laymen, well learned in the scriptures, and of virtuous and godly conversations, better learned than a great sight of us of the clergy.
Page 170 - ... abhorred, the early opportunities would make them exceedingly frequent, and by this means the facred bonds of affection would be too much confined, each family would be a little fyftem by itfelf, detached from others; atleaft as to all the ftronger bonds of afreclion.
Page 353 - Tranfubftantiation, or the change of the fubftance of bread and wine in the Supper of the Lord, cannot be proved by holy Writ; but is repugnant to the plain words of fcripture, overthroweth the nature of a facrament, and hath given occafion to many fuperftitions.

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