The Constitution Of The Visible Church Of Christ; Considered, Under The Heads Of Authority And…

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byRichard Parkinson

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This historic book may have numerous typos or missing text. Not indexed. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1839. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... ARTICLES OF RELIGION. THE ARGUMENT. DIFFICULTIES OF THE SUBJECT--APPARENT SUFFICIENCY OF THE SCRIPTURES WITH THE CREEDS, AS RULE AND SYMBOL--ADDITIONS MADE TO THEM BY THE CHURCH OF ROME--THE ENCROACHMENTS OF THAT CHURCH ON ONE SIDE LED TO REMONSTRANCES ON THE OTHER--HENCE ARTICLES OF RELIGION--DISTINCTION BETWEEN CREEDS AND ARTICLES--CREEDS UNIVERSAL, ARTICLES SPECIAL--ARTICLES DEVISED FOR SELF-REGULATIOlj AND SELF-DEFENCE OF PARTICULAR CHURCHES--AUTHORITY OF EACH BRANCH OF THE CHURCH TO ORDAIN ARTICLESIT IS IN THE ARTICLES THAT WE ARE PROTESTANTS AGAINST BOTH ROMANISTS AND DISSENTERS--SUMMARY OF THE ARTICLES TO SHOW THIS--DEFENCE OF OUR ARTICLES AGAINST THE ROMANISTS AS NOT BEING CATHOLIC--DEFENCE OF THEM AGAINST DISSENTERS AS BEING EXCLUSIVE--TRUE SENSE OF THE WORD PROTESTANT--WHY OUR ARTICLES ARE NOT SIGNED BY ALL--WHY THEY SHOULD BE SIGNED BY SOME--USE OF THEM IN PROTECTING THE CHURCH FROM HERESY AND ERROR. LECTURE V. ARTICLES OF RELIGION. Hebrews vi. 1, 2,3. Therefore leaving the principles of the doctrine of Christ, let us go on unto perfection; not laying again the foundation of repentance from dead works, and of faith toward God, of the doctrine of baptisms, and of laying on of hands, and of resurrection of the dead, and o f eternal judgment. And this will we do, if God permit. We are now arrived at a stage in our inquiries, in which our path becomes less distinct as we advance, from the numerous ways which diverge from it. We have ascertained the plenary Authority and Inspiration of Scripture; and "have attempted to fix those elementary and fundamental principles of the interpretation of it, which have received the sanction and impress of the whole Catholic Church, and out of which, if they are really based on a sound foundation, all minor details...

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This historic book may have numerous typos or missing text. Not indexed. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1839. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... ARTICLES OF RELIGION. THE ARGUMENT. DIFFICULTIES OF THE SUBJECT--APPARENT SUFFICIENCY OF THE SCRIPTURES WITH THE CREEDS, AS RUL...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:64 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.13 inPublished:January 17, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217625711

ISBN - 13:9780217625715

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