A New General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 9

T. Fellowes, 1857

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Pagina 116 - Be of good comfort, master Ridley, and play the man. We shall this day light such a candle, by God's grace, in England, as I trust shall never be put out.
Pagina 280 - A New Literal Translation from the Original Greek of all the Apostolical Epistles with a Commentary and Notes, Philological, Critical, Explanatory and Practical.
Pagina 281 - Memoirs of the Twentieth Century ; being original Letters of State under George the Sixth, relating to the most important Events in Great Britain and Europe, as to Church and State, Arts and Sciences, Trade, Taxes, and Treaties, Peace and War, and Characters of the greatest Persons of those Times, from the middle of the eighteenth to the end of the twentieth Century, and the World.
Pagina 207 - To which is prefixed an Essay for the Understanding of St. Paul's Epistles by consulting St. Paul himself 1703-7 A Discourse of Miracles 1706 A Fourth Letter for Toleration (fragment).
Pagina 261 - ... happiness in being marked out as the object of ecclesiastical indignation, because he had ventured to assert the liberty of mankind. Nor did he confine his expressions of contempt for the papal power to words alone ; Leo having, in execution of the bull, appointed Luther's books to be burnt at Rome, he, by way of retaliation, assembled all the professors and students in the university of Wittemberg, and with great pomp, in presence of a vast multitude of spectators, cast the volumes of the canon...
Pagina 141 - Mr. Lely, I desire you would use all your skill to paint my picture truly like me, and not flatter me at all; but remark all these roughnesses, pimples, warts, and everything as you see me, otherwise I will never pay a farthing for it.
Pagina 119 - Milton vindicated from the Charge of Plagiarism brought against him by Mr. Lauder, and Lauder himself convicted of several forgeries, and gross impositions on the public, by John Douglas, MA.
Pagina 258 - II. as a recompense for those who went in person upon the meritorious enterprise of conquering the Holy Land. They were afterwards granted to those who hired a soldier for that purpose ; and in process of time were bestowed on such as gave money for accomplishing any pious work enjoined by the pope.
Pagina 262 - I am lawfully called," said he, " to appear in that city, and thither will I go in the name of the Lord, though as many devils as there are tiles on the houses were there combined against me.
Pagina 245 - Loyola had applied for the sanction of his authority to confirm the institution, referred his petition to a Committee of Cardinals. They represented the establishment to be unnecessary, as well as dangerous, and Paul refused to grant his approbation of it. At last Loyola removed all his scruples, by an offer which it was impossible for any pope to resist.

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