XX Century Cyclopaedia and Atlas: Biography, History, Art, Science and Gazeteer of the World, Volume 5

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Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Annandale
Gebbie & Company, 1901 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries
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Page 23 - Council approving, we teach and define that it is a dogma divinely revealed : that the Roman Pontiff, when he speaks ex cathedra, that is, when in discharge of the office of pastor and doctor of all Christians, by virtue of his supreme Apostolic authority, he defines a doctrine regarding faith or morals to be held by the universal Church...
Page 23 - ... the Roman Pontiff, when he speaks ex cathedra, that is, when in discharge of the office of pastor and doctor of all Christians, by virtue of his supreme Apostolic authority, he defines a doctrine regarding faith or morals to be held by the universal Church, by the divine assistance promised to him in blessed Peter, is possessed of that infallibility with which the divine Redeemer willed that his Church should be endowed for defining doctrine regarding faith or morals; and that therefore such...
Page 323 - The Body of Christ is given, taken, and eaten, in the Supper, only after an heavenly and spiritual manner. And the mean whereby the Body of Christ is received and eaten in the Supper, is Faith.
Page 156 - The squares of the periods of revolution of any two planets are proportional to the cubes of their mean distances from the sun.
Page 291 - Albany, the following proposed changes in the Book of Common Prayer of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America...
Page 9 - In 1858 the government of India was transferred from the East India Company to the Crown, and he thus became first Viceroy of India.
Page 343 - ... but he was soon taken under the care of a maternal relation in easy circumstances. At school, he made rapid progress in Latin and other studies ; in 1501, entered the university of Erfurt ; in 1503, received the degree of master, and delivered lectures on the physics and ethics of Aristotle. About this time, he discovered, in the library of the university, a Latin Bible, and found, to his no small delight, that it contained more than the excerpts in common use. He was destined by his father to...
Page 22 - Act are societies (herein called industrial and provident societies) for carrying on any labour, trade, or handicraft, whether wholesale or retail, including the buying and selling of land, but as to the business of banking subject to the provisions hereinafter contained, of which societies no member other than a society registered under this Act shall have or claim an interest in the funds exceeding 2007.
Page 23 - Newton's first law states that a body at rest will remain at rest and a body in motion will move at a constant speed in a straight line unless acted , upon by a force . a.
Page 399 - More rarely, but still quite frequently, blue ink is found in ancient manuscripts ; yet more rarely green and yellow. Gold and silver were also used for writing either whole manuscripts (which, from their costliness, are great rarities), or for adorning the initial letters...

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