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Defence of the convention of the Protestant Episcopal church

in the state of Massachusetts, against certain editorial statements of the paper, called "The Banner of the church".

by John Henry Hopkins

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Published by Stimpson & Clapp in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Episcopal Church. Diocese of Massachusetts

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBanner of the church.
    ContributionsPamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAC901 .P3 vol. 15, no. 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6709510M
    LC Control Number27027556
    OCLC/WorldCa6614563

    In one point, indeed, the Modernist condemned by Pius X differs from his intellectual brothers: he remains, and wishes to remain, inside the Catholic Church, in order to leaven it with his ideas; the other stands frankly outside, an enemy or a supercilious student of religious evolution. Confessions of faith, symbols, and catechism were set up everywhere, and were invariably backed by the secular power. Among the clergy two such men were Mr. And however their right of baptism may be questioned, the ground is fearlessly assumed, that if all the conditions of the covenant are faithfully met and discharged by those who have the care of them, we may as certainly and as confidently look for a blessing on efforts for their spiritual improvement, as for the full development of their faculties and powers in other things. After the failure of the revolution, Luther and Melanchthon began to proclaim the doctrine of the rulers' unlimited power over their subjects. For the beginning of our distinctly modern progress we must go back to the Renaissance, the Humanistic or classical, i.

    But there were not wanting both clergymen and laymen most eminent in their loyalty to the cause of the colonies and in the patriotic sacrifices which they made to the cause of independence. For quot capita tot sensus: no two men think exactly alike on any subject. Where absolute reliance on God's word, proclaimed by his accredited ambassadors, is wanting, i. History[ edit ] The church had traditionally been quite small. Bring before your minds the immense multitude of ministers, and catechists and teachers employed in this work, wherever the seas thunder round the world--or winds sweep over the habitations of men--the countless numbers of children collected weekly together to be taught.

    Seabury was consecrated by them inand, being of very similar theological opinions himself, he signed a concordat immediately after his consecrationwhere by he agreed to do his utmost to introduce the liturgical and doctrinal peculiarities of the Nonjurors into Connecticut. Ultricies pellentesque turpis ultrices vestibulum ut nulla sem, vel iaculis arcu. Will you thus make him abhor fraud and falsehood? The original organization FPEC survived. Conventions of clergy and laity were held in the early s to claim church property formerly claimed by the Church of England and to plan for a new church.


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Defence of the convention of the Protestant Episcopal church by John Henry Hopkins Download PDF Ebook

The State has no equivalent power to Oppose. They appear to violate another prominent doctrine of the Reformers, the sufficiency of Holy Scripture to salvation.

The idea is absurd. It possessed nine colleges and universities and fifteen theological seminaries. It would be more plausible to see the finger of God in the stopping of its progress.

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Think how you will answer for your neglect to God, when your own soul shall have passed "the grave, and gate of death," and eternity shall have closed in, with all its dark and changeless solemnities, on the spirits of the saved and of the lost.

Yet such confessions, if there be any truth in the assertion that private judgment and the open Bible are the only sources of Protestant faith, are directly antagonistic to the Protestant spirit. Exceptions there are still, but only at low depths in the literary strata.

The rectors of these churches being Tories, these gentlemen subsequently succeeded them in the pastorate of their respective parishes.

The convert, beside and beyond his knowledge, must have sufficient strength of will to break with old associations, old friendships, old habits, and to face the uncertainties of life in new surroundings. We cannot pluck up the roots of evil, but we may prune and repress its developments.

Please ensure that your words are respectful, courteous, and relevant. How many Christians are made by the tons of Testaments distributed by missionaries to the heathen?

Can our separated brethren tell a similar tale of their many Churches, even in lands where they are ruled and backed by the secular power? Both Spain and England began by securing religious unity. And those who received their word did so solely on authority. To the labor of Christian education in this highest view, we have the most animating encouragement.

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Samuel Seabury and requested him to go abroad and obtain the episcopal character. Thus this petition had to be framed duringnot as Hunt asserted Madison, Writings [Hunt ed. Let the moral tone of society become universally or generally depraved, and all vitality is gone from the laws, and there is no power in this nation to execute them.

Progress in Church and Churches The Catholic Church of the twentieth century is vastly in advance of that of the sixteenth. Upon this declaration of our Lord Defence of the convention of the Protestant Episcopal church book Redeemer, in connection with the context, an unanswerable argument might be constructed, in favor of the lawfulness of infant baptism.

For quot capita tot sensus: no two men think exactly alike on any subject. The old faith is but little preached and with little profit. A bait was tendered to the seven-headed concupiscence which dwells in every human heart; pride, covetousness, lust, anger, gluttony, envy, sloth, and all their offspring were covered and healed by easy trust in God.The Episcopal Church (full name: The Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America) Episcopal Church General Convention of the Episcopal Church logo.

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