Lord Bacon Not The Author Of 'the Christian Paradoxes'; A Repr. Of 'memorials Of Godliness And…

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byHerbert Palmer

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1864 edition. Excerpt: ...was that of Una, or of "the Lady" in "Comus." His Herts "charge" went not uncared-for during his Assembly absences. "The ordinary exercise of the ministerial work there, together with the profits of the place, he put over to a godly and able divine." t But "unwilling to intermit the exercise of his ministerial function, he did at first preach occasionally--as he was requested--in divers Churches in and about London, resolving notwithstanding within himself to accept of the first invitation for the constant exercise thereof. And, accordingly, being soon after requested by the inhabitants of Duke's place in London--who were then destitute of a minister--to preach amongst them, he did--notwithstanding their inability to raise any considerable maintenance which might invite him--willingly accept of that employment." J His "ministry" here as everywhere else was an immediate and sustained success. We must allow Clarke to tell it: "This work he performed amongst them with much faithfulness and diligence, as well by public reading, praying and preaching amongst them twice every Lord's-day, and at other times as there was occasion; as also by administering the Sacraments, public Catechising, and exposition of such portions of Scripture as were read amongst them. And likewise, as his custom had been elsewhere, by more Clarke, as before, pp. 196-199. f Ibid., p. 193. J Ibid. private acquaintance and converse with them in their families, whereby he might be the better able to afford personal directions and other ministerial helps to them as their several conditions might require. All which was performed with so much meekness, wisdom, and piety, and accompanied with such a blessing from God, as that it made a very great impression on them for their...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1864 edition. Excerpt: ...was that of Una, or of "the Lady" in "Comus." His Herts "charge" went not uncared-for during his Assembly absen...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:26 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:October 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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