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" It is come, I know not how, to be taken for granted by many persons, that Christianity is not so much as a subject of inquiry, but that it is now at length discovered to be fictitious. And accordingly they treat it as if, in the present age, this were... "
The Centenary of Wesleyan Methodism: A Brief Sketch of the Rise, Progress ... - Page 8
by Thomas Jackson - 1839 - 176 pages
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The analogy of religion, natural and revealed, to the constitution and ...

Joseph Butler (bp. of Durham.) - 1740
...prefent Age, this were an agreed Point, among all People of Difcernment; and nothing remained, but to fet it up as a principal Subject of Mirth and Ridicule, as it were by Way of Reprifals, for its having fo long interrupted the Pleafures of the World. On the contrary, thus much,...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate, Volume 69

1869
...present age, this were an agreed point among all people of discernment, and as if nothing remained, bat to set it up as a principal subject of mirth and ridicule ; as it •were by way of reprisal, for its having so long interrupted the pleasures of this world." We have not yet fallen back...
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Works: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author, Volume 1

Joseph Butler - 1804
...length, discovered to be fictitious. And accordingly they treat it, as if, in the present age, this were an agreed point, among all people of discernment;...having so long interrupted the pleasures of the world. On the contrary, thus much, at least, will be here found, not taken for granted, but proved, that any...
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The Panoplist, Or, the Christian's Armory, Volume 2

Congregational churches - 1807
...length, discovered to be fictitious. And accordingly they treat it as if, in the present age, this were an agreed point among all people of discernment ;...subject of mirth and Ridicule, as it were by way of re prisals, for its having so long interrupted the pleasures of the world."* Or if dislike to principles...
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A Theological Dictionary, Volume 2

Charles Buck - Theology - 1807
...to be fictitious ; and accordingly they treat it as if, in the present age, this were an agreement among all people of discernment, and nothing remained but to set it up as a piincipal subject of mirth and ridicule, as it were, by way of reprisals for its having so long interrupted...
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Evangelical Biography: Being a Complete and Fruitful Account of the Lives ...

Erasmus Middleton - Christian biography - 1807
...preached my first sermon in the church if in the present age, this were an agreed point among all peoplf of discernment ; and nothing remained but to set it up as a principal *& ject of mirth and ridicule; as it were by way of reprisals, for its laving • so In interrupted...
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A Theological Dictionary, Volume 2

Charles Buck - Theology - 1810
...to be fictitious ; and 'accordingly they treat it as if, in the present age, this were an agreement among all people of discernment, and nothing remained...as it were, by way of reprisals for its having so lon;j interrupted the pleasures of the world." There is every reasoa to believe that the Methodists...
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Two Discourses Preached Before the University of Cambridge: On Commencement ...

Claudius Buchanan - Asia - 1811 - 420 pages
...it as if in the present age, this were "an agreed point among ALL PEOPLE OF DISCERNMENT; and " that nothing remained but to set it up as a principal subject...having so long interrupted the pleasures of the world." Preface to the Analogy, 1736. What most have been the state of the common people in general, when it...
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Two Discourses Preached Before the University of Cambridge ... July 1, 1810 ...

Claudius Buchanan - Sermons - 1811 - 274 pages
...ALT. PEOPLE ov IIISCP.KN.MCN i ; and that nothing remained but to set it up as a principal sithject of mirth and ridicule; as it were, by way of reprisals for its having so long inierrupted the pleasures of the world." Preface to the Analogy, 1736. What ni'.ist have been the state...
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The Works of the Rev. Claudius Buchanan, L.L.D. ...

Claudius Buchanan - Asia - 1812 - 420 pages
...it, as if in the present age, this were an agreed point among ALL PEOPLE or DisCERXMF.NT ; and that nothing remained but to set it up as a principal subject...having so long interrupted the pleasures of the world." Preface to the Analogy, 1736. What must have been the state of the common people in genoral, when it...
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