The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature, Volume 5

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H.G. Allen, 1833
 

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Pagina 18 - Faith, or be thought requisite or necessary to salvation. In the name of the Holy Scripture, we do understand those canonical books of the Old and New Testament, of whose authority was never any doubt in the Church.
Pagina 140 - Other hackneymen seeing this way, they flocked to the same place, and performed their journeys at the same rate ; so that sometimes there is twenty of them together, which disperse up and down, that they and others are to be had everywhere, as watermen are to be had by the water-side. Everybody is much pleased with it...
Pagina 108 - It was with the emergence of this new class of lawyers, notaries, journalists and doctors at the end of the 18th and the beginning of the 19th centuries that their arose for the first time serious ideological quarrels within the hithertofore undifferentiated French Canadian community.
Pagina 7 - But as to the time from the death of Moses till the reign of Artaxerxes king of Persia, who reigned after Xerxes, the prophets, who were after Moses, wrote down what was done in their times in thirteen books. The remaining four books contain hymns to God, and precepts for the conduct of human life.
Pagina 58 - And thou, Capernaum, which art exalted unto heaven, shalt be brought down to hell: for if the mighty works, which have been done in thee, had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day. But I say unto you, That it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment, than for thee.
Pagina 18 - And the other books, (as Hierome saith,) the Church doth read for example of life and instruction of manners ; but yet doth it not apply them to establish any doctrine.
Pagina 276 - ... he says, latent heat is evolved or set free. But as this expression relates to an hypothesis depending on the supposition, that the heat of bodies is owing to their containing more or less of a substance called the matter of heat, and as I think Sir Isaac Newton's opinion, that heat consists in the internal motion of the particles of bodies, much the most probable, I chose to use the expression, heat is generated.
Pagina 139 - ... to the great admiration of all the beholders ; but then by little and little they grew usual among the nobility and others of sort, and within twenty...
Pagina 339 - The inquiry under the fourth head entirely failed, through "the impossibility," as Mr. Kickman states, " of deciding whether the females of the family, children, and servants, were to be classed as of no occupation, or of the occupation of the adult males of the family.
Pagina 163 - God loves himself, not in: so far as he is infinite, but in so far as he can be explained through the essence of the human mind regarded under the form of eternity; in other words, the intellectual love of the mind towards God is part of the infinite love wherewith God loves himself.

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