An Essay for Allaying the Animosities Amongst British Protestants: In a Discourse Founded Upon the Fourteenth, and Part of the Fifteenth Chapter of th by John PlattsAn Essay for Allaying the Animosities Amongst British Protestants: In a Discourse Founded Upon the Fourteenth, and Part of the Fifteenth Chapter of th by John Platts

An Essay for Allaying the Animosities Amongst British Protestants: In a Discourse Founded Upon the…

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Excerpt from An Essay for Allaying the Animosities Amongst British Protestants: In a Discourse Founded Upon the Fourteenth, and Part of the Fifteenth Chapter of the Epistle to the Romans

Secondly, Alto lay before you areprefentatiofi-of rthe State of the Pratt/rant Churches in Britain, from the time of the Reformation, to the prefent day.' About 170 Years ago, the Corruptions of the Church of Rome becoming odiom and intolerable, it pleas'd God. In this Kingdom, as well as other Countries, to rail'e up a Spirit of Reformation, to cleanfie his Church from thofe Digr dert it groan'd under. The Perfons engag'd in this fign had dzfi'erent View: and Apprehenjiom; fome were for ca?ing out all the Remain; of: Popery, and reducing the Public/e Con/iitution to the Scriptural Pattern in Dif cipline and vvor/hip, as Well as Doéirine of thisparty were Hooper, Bradford, &c. But to others, at that. Time, alefs Degree of Reformation feem'd more expedient, tho from difi'erent Principle, yet there being the carry'd it. Some form'd this Scheme from for Ceremonies, and a Love of, Pomp and Oftentation in Worihip, and hopes to draw over the Papz/tr, others fell in with it, from the hope; they. Had of bringing the Peo ple back to Popery again 3 and others itill thoughtf them felves oblig'd to comply, not out iofa'love to the Ceremo nie: retain'd, but out of fear leitthe Reformation 'ihou1d be roin'd, for want of Hands to fu port it, and in hopes that better Preaching would mean t e Peo le from their Fondnefr to Ceremoniet, and carry on t e Reformation m the Satisfailion of every Man's Confcience.

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Title:An Essay for Allaying the Animosities Amongst British Protestants: In a Discourse Founded Upon the…Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.07 inPublished:January 18, 2019Publisher:1KG LimitedLanguage:English

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