A voice from Rome, A.D. 1842 [by F. Meyrick].

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James Burns, 1843 - 50 pages
 

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Page 11 - I should utterly have fainted, but that I believe verily to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.
Page 20 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Go, get thee down ; for thy people, which thou broughtest out of the land of Egypt, have corrupted themselves : they have turned aside quickly out of the way which I commanded them : they have made them a molten calf, and have worshipped it, and have sacrificed thereunto, and said, These be thy gods, 0 Israel, which have brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Page 20 - And he took the calf which they had made, and burnt it in the fire, and ground it to powder, and strawed it upon the water, and made the children of Israel drink of it.
Page 20 - Gentiles, who placed their trust in idols; but because the honour which is exhibited to them is referred to the prototypes which they represent ; so that, through the images WHICH WE KISS, AND BEFORE WHICH WE UNCOVER OUR HEADS, AND PROSTRATE OURSELVES, we adore Christ, and we venerate the Saints, whose similitude they represent.
Page 28 - Vouchsafe, O Lord : to keep us this day without sin. O Lord, have mercy upon us : have mercy upon us. O Lord, let thy mercy lighten upon us : as our trust is in thee. O Lord, in thee have I trusted : let me never be confounded.
Page 28 - En ego, o bone et dulcissime Jesu, ante conspectum tuum genibus me provolvo ac maximo animi ardore te oro atque obtestor, ut meum in cor vividos fidei, spei et...
Page 20 - And when Aaron saw it, he built an altar before it ; and Aaron made proclamation, and said, To-morrow is a feast to the Lord.
Page 30 - Earth are full of thy Glory : Glory be to the Father, Glory to the Son, Glory to the Holy Ghost.
Page 36 - ... This has arisen on the one hand from the wide spread of infidel principles, and on the other from the unscriptural, idolatrous, extravagant attention paid to this subject in the Church of Rome, in which the good angels are worshipped, and the evil spirits brought forward to foster delusions. But we gain no solid victory over Popery, by omitting the truths which have been corrupted and abused. Our duty is rather to take forth the precious from the vile and hold fast the simple and plain truth...
Page 16 - Sed ut omnia haec prospere ac feliciter eveniant, levemus oculos manusque ad Sanctissimam Virginem Mariam, quae sola universas haereses interemit, nostraque maxima fiducia, imo tota ratio est spei nostra. Suo ipsa patrocinio in tanta Dominici gregis necessitate studiis, consiliis, actionibusque nostris exitus secundissimos imploret.

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