The History of the Council of Constance, Volume 1

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A. Bettesworth, C. Rivington, J. Batley, T. Cox ... [and 6 others], 1730 - Council of Constance
 

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Page 582 - Now we beseech you, brethren, by the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and by our gathering together unto him, that ye be not soon shaken in mind, or be troubled, neither by spirit, nor by word, nor by letter as from us, as that the day of Christ is at hand.
Page 274 - And when the thousand years are expired, Satan shall be loosed out of his prison, and shall go out to deceive the nations which are in the four quarters of the earth, Gog and Magog, to gather them together to battle, the number of whom is as the sand of the sea.
Page 301 - As I live, saith the Lord God, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that he turn from his way and live.
Page 274 - Lord, what is come upon us: consider and behold our reproach. Our inheritance is turned to strangers, our houses to aliens. We are orphans and fatherless, our mothers are as widows. We have drunken our water for money; our wood is sold unto us.
Page 265 - I fay unto you ; except ye eat the flejh of the Son of Man, and drink bis blood, ye have no life in you...
Page 430 - I have written and taught," these were the words of Huss, " was in order to rescue souls from the power of the devil, and to deliver them from the tyranny of sin; and I do gladly seal, what I have written and taught, with my blood.
Page 514 - ... had done what they had defired him to do, could never afterwards bear to look a man in the face. The Council of Conftance pafled a decree in the fame year in which John Hufs was burned ( 1415^, to declare that every Jafe-conduct granted by the Emperor, Kings, &c.
Page xxxviii - ... such that in spite of the decrees of the holy oecumenical council of Constance, contained in sections IV and V, approved by the Holy Apostolic See, confirmed by the practice of the whole Church and the Roman Pontiff, and religiously observed in all times by the Gallican Church, remain in all their force and virtue; and that the Church of France does not approve the opinion of those who attack these decrees, or who weaken them by saying that their authority is not well established, that they have...
Page 170 - Bull, and which is impressed on one side with the heads of St. Peter and St. Paul, and on the other with the name of the Pope, and the year of his pontificate.
Page 140 - ... that age in erudition and knowledge. He admits the pope to be Christ's vicar on earth; but asserts that his power is limited, and ought to be restrained by certain rules and laws for the edification of the church, to which the authority of the pope and all other persons ought to be devoted. Gerson seems to have disregarded the authority of scripture, which knows nothing of such a vicar of Christ. Common sense, however, and the experience of the necessity of some restrictions of the papal power...

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