Admiral Coligny: And the Rise of the Huguenots, Том 2

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Presbyterian board of publication, 1859
 

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Стр. 183 - The way of the LORD is strength to the upright; but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.
Стр. 233 - I seen also under the sun, and it seemed great unto me: there was a little city, and few men within it; and there came a great king against it, and besieged it, and built great bulwarks against it: now there was found in it a poor wise man, and he by his wisdom delivered the city; yet no man remembered that same poor man.
Стр. 195 - Our soul is escaped even as a bird out of the snare of the fowler ; the snare is broken, and we are delivered. 7 Our help standeth in the Name of the LORD, who hath made heaven and earth.
Стр. 52 - Unfortunately for his rival, the time was now approaching when the long-deferred revenge was to be satisfied. On the whole, the Duke of Alva was inferior to no general of his age. As a disciplinarian he was foremost in Spain, perhaps in Europe. A spendthrift of time, he was an economist of blood, and this was, perhaps, in the eye of humanity, his principal virtue. Time and myself are two...
Стр. 66 - If any one says or pretends," says Mr. Francis Plowden, in the following memorable sentences, which we quote from Mr. Mendham's Preface — " If any one nays, or pretends to insinuate, that modern Roman Catholics differ in one iota from their predecessors, he is either deceived himself, or HE WISHES TO DECEIVE OTHERS. Semper eadem is not less emphatically descriptive of our religion than of our jurisprudence.
Стр. 381 - ... given into their hands. While dukes and lords were killing at the Louvre, the bands of the sections imitated them with more than success; men, women, and even children, striving which should be the first in the pious work of murder. All Catholic Paris was at the business, and every Huguenot household had neighbours to know and denounce them. Through street and lane and quay and causeway, the air rang with yells and curses, pistol-shots and crashing windows; the roadways were strewed with mangled...
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