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Traditional Festivals: A Multicultural Encyclopedia - Page 454
by Christian Roy - 2005 - 548 pages
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Evidences of Christianity ; Moral and political philosophy

William Paley - Theology - 1828
...first apology, an account to the emperor of the Christian worship, has this remarkable passage : " The Memoirs of the Apostles, or the Writings of the Prophets, are read according as the time allows: and when the reader has ended, the president makes a discourse, exhorting...
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The Evidences of Christianity: Stated in a Popular and Practical ..., Volume 1

Daniel Wilson - Apologetics - 1829
...on the day called Sunday, an assembly takes place of all the inhabitants of the towns or villages, and the memoirs of the apostles or the writings of the prophets are publicly read as long as the time permits, and when the reader has ended, the president by a discourse...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 19, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...titles which the Gospels and Acts of the Apostles now bear. He informs] us, in his first apology, that the Memoirs of the Apostles, or the writings of the prophets, are read according as the time allows ; and, when the reader has ended, the president makes a discourse, exhorting...
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The Works of William Paley ...: Comprising the Additional Volume ..., Volume 2

William Paley - Sermons - 1830
...first apology, an account, to the emperour, of the Christian worship, has this remarkable passage : ' The memoirs of the apostles, or the writings of the prophets, are read according as the time allows : and, when the reader has ended, the president makes a discourse, exhorting...
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Epitome of English literature; or, A concentration of the matter ..., Volume 2

English literature - 1831
...Assemblies of the early Christians. I. Justin Martyr, who wrote AD 140. in his first Apology, says, ' The Memoirs of the Apostles, or the Writings of the Prophets, are read according as the time allows.' These Memoirs Justin in another place calls ' the Gospels,' and makes...
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The Works of William Paley ...: Containing His Life, Moral and Political ...

William Paley - Natural theology - 1831 - 578 pages
...first apology, an account, to the emperor, of the Christian worship, has this remarkable passage : " urch; thro according as the time allows : and, when the reader has ended, the president makes a discourse, exhorting...
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Origines Liturgicę: Or, Antiquities of the English Ritual : and a ..., Volume 2

William Palmer - Liturgies, Early Christian - 1832
...day which is called Sunday," says Justin, " all who live in the city or the country meet together, and the memoirs of the apostles, or the writings of the prophets, are read as long as circumstances permit a. " The author of the Apostolical Constitutions, who is admitted by the most...
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The Evidences of Christianity in Their External Or Historical Division ...

Charles Pettit McIlvaine - Apologetics - 1832 - 526 pages
...find Justin Martyn giving the emperor an account of the Christian worship, in which it is written, " The memoirs of the apostles or the writings of the prophets are read, according as the time allows; and when the reader has ended, the president makes a discourse, exhorting...
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The Evidences of Christianity in Their External Or Historical Division ...

Charles Pettit McIlvaine - Apologetics - 1832 - 526 pages
...find Justin Martyr giving the emperor an account of the Christian worship, in which it is written, " The memoirs of the apostles or the writings of the prophets are read, according as the time allows ; and when the reader has ended, the president makes a discourse, exhorting...
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A Translation of the Epistles of Clement of Rome, Polycarp, and Ignatius ...

Pope Clement I, Temple Chevallier - Church history - 1833 - 502 pages
...called Sunday, there is an assembly in one place of all who dwell either in towns or in the country; and the Memoirs of the Apostles or the writings of the prophets are read, as long as the time permits. Then, when the reader hath ceased, the President delivers a discourse, in which he...
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