An Essay on the Merchandise of Slaves & Souls of Men. Revelations ... Xviii. 13: With an Application Thereof to the Church of Rome ...

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Printed and reprinted for J. Downing, 1732 - 41 pages

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Page 32 - Remember the former things of old: For I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times the things that are not yet done, Saying, My counsel shall stand, And I will do all my pleasure...
Page 20 - I constantly hold that there is a purgatory, and that the souls therein detained are helped by the suffrages of the faithful.
Page 32 - Shew the things that are to come hereafter, that we may know that ye are gods : yea, do good, or do evil, that we may be dismayed, and behold it together.
Page 5 - ... of Christianity, and that profound reverence for the Scriptures, that, with the blessing of God (which, with submission, they may then expect), may keep them from this hour of temptation that has come upon all the world, to try them that dwell on the earth.
Page 6 - ACHILLES' wrath, to Greece the direful spring Of woes unnumber'd, heavenly goddess, sing ! That wrath which hurl'd to Pluto's gloomy reign The souls of mighty chiefs untimely slain ; Whose limbs, unburied on the naked shore, Devouring dogs and hungry vultures tore; Since great Achilles and Atrides strove, Such was the sovereign doom, and such the will of Jove.
Page 15 - Men kept conftaatly at Work in them. As foon as thefe Labourers difcover a Repofitory, with any of the marks of a Saint about it, Intimation is given to the Cardinal Treafurer, who immediately fends Men of Probity and Reputation to the place, where they find a Palm painted or ingraven, or the Cypher XP, which is commonly read pro...
Page 15 - Head, to diftinguifh them from thofe of the others that were not called to the Honour of laying down their Lives for the Faith of the Gofpel. After the Labourers have...
Page 7 - Selden tells us, it was usual anciently to bring the mortuary along with the corpse, when it came to be buried, and to offer it to the Church as a satisfaction for the supposed negligence and...
Page 4 - ... not recover themfelves : for they were fcattered, and utterly deftroyed, before the Lord, and before his hoft. And as they returned to Jerufalem from purfuing, behold the fpirit of Uod came upon Afariah, the fon of Oded.

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