The Whole Works Of The Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor Volume 5

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byJeremy Taylor

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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. 1849 edition. Excerpt: ... ON THE REVERENCE DUE TO THE ALTAR' S', I Perceive that you also in this generall disrelish of the Practises of H. Church have an interest, and yet onely so farre, as ex timorata Conscientid to scruple at that of which you are sufficiently convinced in your Understanding. Indeed S' it is observed amongst those who have experience of Soules that the Scrupulous man is an honest man, but alwayes the weakest: this I attribute to your age, and the publike Dyscrasy, the other to God, and your good Conscience. But that I may in this also doe you service, I shall according to your desire give you an account of those reasons which move the Church in her addresses to the place of publike worship, but especially the Altar, to adore God Almighty with lowly bendings of the Body. I shall doe it in asserting of several propositions, all which make up the whole account, that I may, (for it is lawfull to Christians, though forbidden to the Jewes,) by steps ascend to the Altar, and so discover the nakednesse of them that oppose it. God u to bo First Sr I take for graunt this onely (for I shall worshipped. prove all the rest) that God is to be worshipped. It is the maine buisinesse of our life, the end of our creation, the perfection of the Creature, the To Ov (vena of his being reasonable, and endowed with excellent facultyes of body and understanding; and although wee usually make it a iraptpyov, yet nor God, nor nature intended it soe. God is to be worshipped with our best, nay all our facultyes. __.,. I say with our facultyes of body, as well, as soule, mast be exter-for in this case God lookes for no lesse then a Holote asnwe11 " caust, or whole burnt offering, body, and soule. Nay, the body itself is a Sacrifice that God must have presented to him,...

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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. 1849 edition. Excerpt: ... ON THE REVERENCE DUE TO THE ALTAR' S', I Perceive that you also in this generall disrelish of the Practises of...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:324 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.68 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217287603

ISBN - 13:9780217287609

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