The Whole Works Of The Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor; With A Life Of The Author And A Critical…

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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. 1822 edition. Excerpt: ...episcopis, et sacerdotibus apud eos defunctis, neque baptismus juxta solennem atque receptum ecclesiae morem apud eos administratur, neque oblatio, aut res aliqua divina facta, ministeriumve ecclesiasticum, sicuti mos est, celebratum est. Communionem ver6 illi, a plurimo tempore asservatam habentes, feriis Paschalibus, in minutissimas incisam partes convenientibus ad se hominibus dederunt. Quo tempore quam quisque voluisset placitam sibi sumebat potestatem. Et propterea quod quilibet, quodcunque visum esset, fidei insertum volebat, quamplurima defectorum, atque haereticorum turba exorta est." It is a story worthy of observation, 'When any bishop died, they would have no other consecrated in succession; and, therefore, could have no more priests, when any of them died.' But how then did they to baptize their children? Why, they were fain to make shift, and do it without any church-solemnity. But how did they for the holy sacrament?--for that could not be consecrated without a priest, and he not ordained without a bishop. True: but therefore ' they, while they had a bishop, got a great deal of bread consecrated, and kept a long time; and when Easter came, cut it into small bits, or crumbs rather, to make it go the further, and gave it to their people.' And must we do so too? God forbid. But how did they when all that was gone? for crumbs would not last always. The story specifies it not, but yet I suppose they then got a bishop for their necessity, to help them to some more priests, and some more crumbs; for I find, in the council of Seville s, the fathers saying, " Ingressus est ad nos quidam ex haeresi Acephalorum episcopus;" they had then, it seems, got a bishop, but this they would seldom have,--and never, but when 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. 1822 edition. Excerpt: ...episcopis, et sacerdotibus apud eos defunctis, neque baptismus juxta solennem atque receptum ecclesiae morem ap...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:180 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.38 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217646808

ISBN - 13:9780217646802

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