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Readings in the History of Christian Theology: From the Reformation to the ...
Limited preview - 1988
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Page 36 - God, of the substance of the Father, begotten before the worlds; and Man, of the substance of his mother, born in the world...
Page 52 - Is not this the carpenter's son ? is not his mother called Mary? and his brethren, James, and Joses, and Simon, and Judas? And his sisters, are they not all with us?
Page 35 - Faith is this : that we worship one God in Trinity, and Trinity in Unity, neither confounding the Persons, nor dividing the substance. For there is one Person of the Father, another of the Son, and another of the Holy Ghost. But the Godhead of the Father, of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, is all one ; the glory equal, the- majesty coeternal.
Page 41 - I believe in God the Father Almighty. And in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord ; Who was born by the Holy Ghost of the Virgin Mary, crucified under Pontius Pilate, and buried.
Page 41 - Pilate, and was buried; and, the third day. rose again from the dead, ascended into heaven, sitteth on the right hand of the Father; whence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead ; and in the Holy Ghost ; the Holy Church; the remission of sins; and the resurrection of the flesh.
Page 74 - And they continued stedfastly in the apostles' teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread and the prayers.
Page 78 - ... entirely onesided. I remember very distinctly my last visit to Baltimore. I had stopped over here for a day, twelve years ago, on my return from one of these same Conventions, to call on my old friend Howard Bryant, now the President of your Second Council. I am sorry he is not here today for if he were I am sure he would agree with me when I say that when I left we had both gained from the visit for he introduced me to your famous Baltimore oysters and I introduced him to your own sewage disposal...
Page 80 - ... prayer, believing that it will make the Old Testament a richer book ; and make the foundation upon which the teachings of the New Testament stand more secure to every one who reads it."— The Heidelberg Teacher.
Page 32 - walked along the streets with their hands folded in their cloaks, proceeding in silence, looking neither to the right hand nor to the left, but with their eyes modestly fixed upon the ground."* The effect of this repressive discipline was evident in the whole bearing of the Spartans.