Dublin: An Historical Sketch of Ireland's Metropolis

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Thomas Osmond Summers
Southern Methodist publishing house, 1860 - Dublin (Ireland) - 185 pages

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Page 138 - Verily I say unto you, Wheresoever this gospel shall be preached in the whole world, there shall also this, that this woman hath done, be told for a memorial of her.
Page 74 - ... and council, but the doctor, who assured them he had a commission, but knew not how it was gone ; then the lord deputy made answer, " Let us have another commission, and we will shuffle the cards in the mean while.
Page 70 - God, to justify his law, shall suddenly cut off this society, even by the hands of those who have most succoured them, and made use of them ; so that, at the end, they shall become odious to all nations. They shall be worse than Jews, having no resting-place upon earth, and then shall a Jew have more favour than a Jesuit.
Page 90 - But there would go hand in hand with this, some course of advancing religion indeed, where the people is capable thereof; as the sending over some good preachers, especially of that sort which are vehement and zealous persuaders, and not scholastical, to be resident in principal towns...
Page 70 - but there are a new fraternity of late sprung up, who call themselves Jesuits, which will deceive many, much after the Scribes and Pharisees' manner. Amongst the Jews they shall strive to abolish the truth, and shall come very near to do it. For these sorts will turn themselves into several forms ; with the...
Page 135 - It consists of three squares, the outward being as large as both the inner, one of which, of modern building, has not chambers on every side ; the other has, on the south side of which stands the Library, the whole length of the square.
Page 12 - Such music before or since did I never hear, that instrument being neglected for its extraordinary difficulty; but, in my judgment, far superior to the lute itself, or whatever speaks with strings.
Page 142 - I am under the necessity of acknowledging from .a long experience that this is the only useful library in the kingdom, being open to all strangers, and at all reasonable times.
Page 70 - These shall spread over the whole world, shall be admitted into the councils of princes, and they never the wiser ; charming of them, yea, making your princes reveal their hearts and the secrets therein...
Page 17 - Almighty espy me ! May GOD the Almighty hear me ! May GOD give me eloquent speech! May the arm of GOD protect me ! May the wisdom of GOD direct me! May GOD give me power to teach and to preach ! May the shield of GOD defend me ! May the host of GOD attend me, And ward me...

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