The Whole Works Of The Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor (volume 11); With A Life Of The Author And A…

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1822. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... pain to rest in the state of separation, and therefore either there are no purgatory-pains; or if there be, there is no ease of them before the day of judgment, and the prayers and masses of the church cannot give remedy to one poor soul; and this must of necessity be confessed by the Roman doctors, or else they must shew that ever any one catholic father did teach, that after death, and before the day of judgment, any souls are translated into a state of bliss out of a state of pain: that i3, that from purgatory they go to heaven before the day of judgment. He that can shew this, will teach me what I have not yet learned; but he that cannot shew it, must not pretend, that the Roman doctrine of purgatory was ever known to the ancient fathers of the church. SECTION III. Of Transubstantiation. Tun purpose of The Dissuasive was to prove the doctrine of transubstantiation to be new, neither catholic nor apostolic. In order to which I thought nothing more likely to persuade or dissuade, than the testimonies of the parties against themselves. And although I have many other inducements (as will appear in the sequel), yet by so earnestly contending to invalidate the truth of the quotations, the adversaries do confess by implication ; if these sayings be, as is pretended, then I have evinced my main point, viz. that the Roman doctrines, as differing from us, are novelties, and no parts of the catholic faith. Thus therefore the author of The Letter begins d: "He quotes Scotus, as declaring that the doctrine of transubstantiation is not expressed in the canon of the Bible; which he saith not. To the same purpose he quotes Ocham, but I can find no such thing in him. To the same purpose he quotes Roffensis, but he hath no such thing." But in order to the verificatio...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1822. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... pain to rest in the state of separation, and therefore either there are no purgatory-pains; or if there be, there is no ease...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:186 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.4 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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