The offertory, and the duty of the legislature in the present relation between the poor and the state: briefly considered in a letter to George Palmer, Esq. M.P
J.G.F. & J. Rivington, 1842 - 20 oldal
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21. oldal - Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites ! for ye pay tithe of mint, and anise, and cummin ; and have omitted the weightier matters of the law, judgment, mercy, and faith.
15. oldal - That your Petitioner desires to call the attention of your Right Honourable House to an Act called " An Act for the Commutation of Tithes in England and Wales," 6 and 7 William IV. c. 71. 3. That your Petitioner regards the provisions of this Act as injurious to the best interests of the Church and the country. 4. That Bishop Andrews has observed, that " two Patriarchs, — as many Prophets,— CHRIST, — His Apostles, — the whole Church,—Fathers,—Councils,—history,—both...
10. oldal - For the law made nothing perfect, but the bringing in of a better hope did; by the which we draw nigh unto God.
8. oldal - Let him that is taught in the word, communicate to him that teacheth, in all good things :" that is to say, in all manner of gratitude, to his ability.
15. oldal - When anything is granted for God, it is deemed in law to be granted to God; and whatsoever is granted to His Church, for His honour and the maintenance of his religion, is granted for and to God.
5. oldal - If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and raiment to put on, so that I come again to my father's house in peace ; then shall the Lord be my God...
21. oldal - Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites : for ye pay tithe of mint, and anise, and cummin, and have omitted the weightier matters of tb,e law, judgment, mercy, and faith : these ought ye to have done, and not to leave the other undone.
23. oldal - Religion is to be supported, should the protection and patronage of the Government be withdrawn. Truth, indeed, will always support itself in the world by its native vigour; it will never die while heaven and earth last, but be handed down from saint to saint until the end of all things. But this was the case before our Lord came, and is still the case, as we may humbly trust, in heathen countries. My question concerns the...