An Essay on the Merchandise of Slaves and Souls of Men: Revelations XVIII.13. With an Application Thereof to the Church of Rome. By a Gentleman
Printed and reprinted for J. Downing, 1732 - 41 pages
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abuſed Account againſt Ages alſo Altars antient Apoſtle Author Bible Biſhops Bodies and Souls Bones Book Burial buried Burnet called Canonized carried Chap Charge Chriſtians Church of Rome common Council Countries dead Bodies Death Deſign Divine Doctrine England eſpecially Europe Faith famous Father firſt Frauds French gives Hand Hiſtory Holy Honour Indulgences Iniquity Inſtances Italy King learned leaſt length Letter Living Lord Martyrs Matter Means mention Merchandiſe Merchants Money Mortuary moſt muſt Name Nature never obſerves offer Opinion Orders particular Perſons Pilgrimages Place Point Pope Popery Prieſts Princes Profits Prophecy Proteſtant Purgatory Reformation Relicks Religion religious renders Romans Romiſh Church Saints ſame ſays Scriptures ſeen ſeparate ſet ſeveral ſhall ſhould ſignified Slaves ſome ſpeak Spirits ſuch Superſtition taken tells themſelves theſe Things thoſe thouſand tion Trade tranſlated Uſe Verſe Vows Word World Worſhip
Page 32 - Remember the former things of old: For I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times the things that are not yet done, Saying, My counsel shall stand, And I will do all my pleasure...
Page 32 - Shew the things that are to come hereafter, that we may know that ye are gods : yea, do good, or do evil, that we may be dismayed, and behold it together.
Page 5 - ... of Christianity, and that profound reverence for the Scriptures, that, with the blessing of God (which, with submission, they may then expect), may keep them from this hour of temptation that has come upon all the world, to try them that dwell on the earth.
Page 6 - ACHILLES' wrath, to Greece the direful spring Of woes unnumber'd, heavenly goddess, sing ! That wrath which hurl'd to Pluto's gloomy reign The souls of mighty chiefs untimely slain ; Whose limbs, unburied on the naked shore, Devouring dogs and hungry vultures tore; Since great Achilles and Atrides strove, Such was the sovereign doom, and such the will of Jove.
Page 15 - Men kept conftaatly at Work in them. As foon as thefe Labourers difcover a Repofitory, with any of the marks of a Saint about it, Intimation is given to the Cardinal Treafurer, who immediately fends Men of Probity and Reputation to the place, where they find a Palm painted or ingraven, or the Cypher XP, which is commonly read pro...
Page 15 - Head, to diftinguifh them from thofe of the others that were not called to the Honour of laying down their Lives for the Faith of the Gofpel. After the Labourers have...
Page 7 - Selden tells us, it was usual anciently to bring the mortuary along with the corpse, when it came to be buried, and to offer it to the Church as a satisfaction for the supposed negligence and...