The life of William Bedell [by G. Burnet. Followed by] The copies of certain letters which have passed between Spain & England in matter of religion, between J. Waddesworth and W. Bedell. By G. Burnet. To which are subjoyned Certain letters [&c.].

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Page 165 - Christ and be found in him, not having mine own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith; that I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death; if by any means I might attain unto the resurrection of the dead.
Page 166 - Yea, for thy sake are we killed all the day long; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter.
Page 143 - Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the Lord shall be a light unto me. I will bear the indignation of the Lord, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.
Page 90 - ... the hands of their own priests, without taking any other care of them but the making them pay their tithes.
Page 163 - Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children; 8 Whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood.
Page 9 - Ecclesiastica, which he afterwards printed at London. Bedell took the freedom which he allowed him, and corrected many ill applications of texts of scripture, and quotations of fathers. For that prelate being utterly ignorant of the Greek tongue, could not but be guilty of many mistakes both in the one and the other...
Page 417 - Whose sins thou dost forgive, they are forgiven ; and whose sins thou dost retain, they are retained. And be thou a faithful Dispenser of the Word of GOD, and of His Holy Sacraments; in the Name of the FATHER, and of the SON, and of the HOLY GHOST. Amen.
Page 153 - Yea, in the way of thy judgments, O Lord, have we waited for thee; the desire of our soul is to thy name, and to the remembrance of thee.
Page 176 - When he went his visitations, he would not accept of the invitations that were made him by the great men of the country, but would needs eat with his brethren in such poor inns, and of such coarse fare, as the places afforded.
Page 68 - But no man is entirely perfect ; he was not made for the governing part of his function. He had too gentle a soul to manage that rough work of reforming abuses : and therefore he left things as he found them.

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