What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Lancashire: Its Puritanism and Nonconformity (Classic Reprint)
No preview available - 2017
according acknowledged afterwards allowed appeared appointed authority became become better Birch bishop Bolton brethren called Catholic cause chapel Chester Church civil clergy common congregation considerable continued court death desired Dissenters doctrine duty Earl early ecclesiastical ejected engaged England especially established faith father favour fear formed friends hand Henry Heyricke honour hundred Independents influence interest James John king Lancashire liberty lived Liverpool London Lord Manchester marched meeting ministers ministry neighbourhood never Newcome nonconforming Nonconformists notice observed obtained occasion Papists parish parliament party passing pastor persons prayer preached preacher Presbyterians present Preston probably Protestant Puritans Quakers reason received refused religion religious respect restoration returned Richard Royalists says seems sermon shillings soldiers soon spirit strange things Thomas town warden
Page 366 - An altar of earth thou shalt make unto me, and shalt sacrifice thereon thy burnt offerings, and thy peace offerings, thy sheep, and thine oxen : in all places where I record my name I will come unto thee, and I will bless thee.
Page 233 - Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law : and if I perish, I perish.
Page 384 - Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets ; for God hath avenged you on her.
Page 451 - And Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight of the Lord above all that were before him. And it came to pass, as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he took to wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Zidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshipped him.
Page 327 - And when the LORD saw that they humbled themselves, the word of the LORD came to Shemaiah, saying, They have humbled themselves; therefore I will not destroy them, but I will grant them some deliverance; and my wrath shall not be poured out upon Jerusalem by the hand of Shishak. 8 Nevertheless they shall be his servants; that they may know my service, and the service of the kingdoms of the countries.
Page 340 - And he brought forth the king's son, and put the crown upon him, and gave him the testimony; and they made him king, and anointed him; and they clapped their hands, and said, God save the king.
Page 338 - And the drinking was according to the law; none did compel: for so the king had appointed to all the officers of his house, that they should do according to every man's pleasure.
Page 335 - And he bowed the heart of all the men of Judah, even as the heart of one man; so that they sent this word unto the king, Return thou, and all thy servants.
Page 399 - Though they were as frugal as possible they could hardly live; some lived on little more than brown bread and water, many had but eight or ten pounds a year to maintain a family, so that a piece of flesh has not come to one of their tables in six weeks' time ; their allowance could scarce afford them bread and cheese.