The Life of Mr. Paschal: With His Letters Relating to the Jesuits ...

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J. Bettenham, 1744 - Jansenists - 2 pages
 

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Page 119 - For he is a minister of God to thee for good. But if thou do that which is evil, be afraid ; for he beareth not the sword in vain: for he is the minister of God, a revenger to execute wrath upon him that doeth evil.
Page 217 - We have made a covenant with death, and with hell are we at agreement ; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, it shall not come unto us : for we have made lies our refuge, and under falsehood have we hid ourselves...
Page 218 - He shall not spare ; so that there shall not be found in the bursting of it a sherd to take fire from the hearth, or to take water withal out of the pit...
Page 218 - Becaufe with lies ye have made the heart of the righteous fad, whom I have not made fad, and ftrengthened the hands of the wicked, that he ihouid not return from his wicked way, by promifing him life.
Page 286 - Paul says, (Phil. ii. 13,) that " it is God who works in us both to will and to do of his good pleasure.
Page 163 - How happy it is to have to do with people that will talk pro and con ! By this means you furnish me with all I wanted, which was to make you confute yourselves.
Page 148 - I shall not only prove," says he, " that your writings are full of scandal, but I shall go farther. It is possible to say a thing that is false, believing it to be true ; but the real liar is he that lies with an intention to lie. Now I shall make it appear that you, fathers, lie with that intention ; and that you load your enemies, knowingly and designedly, with crimes of which you positively know that they are innocent.
Page 312 - VIRGIL, becaufe he aflerted that there were antipodes to us, have annihilated that new world, and that notwithftanding he had declared this opinion to be a dangerous error, that therefore the King of Spain has not found great benefit by believing in CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, who came from thence, rather than the judgment of this Pope who had never been...
Page 149 - ... your books, but, with the most consummate impudence, in your public disputations ; as, amongst others, in those at Louvain, in the year 1645, in these terms — It is but a venial sin to ruin the credit of a false accuser, by charging him with false crimes : and this doctrine is so much in vogue with you, that whoever dares to attack it, you treat him as an ignorant, foolhardy fellow.
Page 312 - ... turning, nor prevent their own turning with it. Nor would I have you imagine that the letters of Pope ZACHARY for the excommunication of St. VIRGIL...

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