Syriac Miscellanies: Or, Extracts Relating to the First and Second General Councils, and Various Other Quotations, Theological, Historical and Classical, Tr. Into English from Mss. in the British Museum and Imperial Library of Paris, with Notes

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Williams and Norgate, 1861 - Councils and synods - 112 pages

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Page 7 - We believe in one God, the Father Almighty, Maker of all things, visible and invisible...
Page 7 - ... And in one Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God, begotten of the Father, only begotten, that is, of the substance of the Father ; God of God, Light of Light, very God of very God, Begotten, not made...
Page 24 - We believe in one God, the FATHER Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth and of all things visible and invisible.
Page 7 - But those who say, that there was a time when he was not, and that he was not before he was begotten, and that he was made out of nothing ; or affirm that he is of any other substance or essence; or that the Son of God is created, and mutable or changeable, the catholic church doth pronounce accursed...
Page 8 - And in the Holy Ghost, the Lord and Giver of Life, who proceedeth from the Father, who with the Father and the Son together is worshipped and glorified, who spake by the Prophets.
Page 57 - BRETHREN, we ought so to think of Jesus Christ as of God: as of the judge of the living, and the dead; nor should we think any less of our salvation. 2 For if we think meanly of him, we shall hope only to receive some small things from him.
Page 2 - There was a time when he was not," and "He was not before he was made"; and "He was made out of nothing," or "He is of another substance or essence," or 'The Son of God is created," or "changeable," or "alterable" — they are condemned by the holy catholic and apostolic church.
Page 56 - I have this treasure, being myself " -Act* xxvi. but an earthen vessel, that the greatness of the power may be of God and not from myself. 8 Being persecuted in so many ways, I am not reduced to straits of OVER MUCH ANXIETY f ; I am perplexed, but not with- ' s. Matt. 9 out resources : hunted down yet not deserted, struck down T"' 3f ' f 4' let ae nas 10 but not destroyed.
Page 6 - I before said, be diligent diligent without delay in anything, speedily to come, that he may be in his own person present as a spectator of those things which are done by the same. God keep you, my beloved brethren.
Page 23 - He that spared not his own Son, but gave him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things?

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