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An excellent sermon in defence of passive-obedience and non-resistance

Sc-rl-ck Reverend Mr.

An excellent sermon in defence of passive-obedience and non-resistance

preach"d on Sunday the 7th of October, 1733, at St. P--l"s Cathedral, by the Reverend Mr. Sc-rl-ck, from these words, speak not evil of dignities: proving ... that the late procession ... was a damnable sin, ... and that the Excise-Scheme was calculated for the benefit and advantage of the whole nation.

by Sc-rl-ck Reverend Mr.

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Published by printed for J. Dormer, and sold by the pamphlet-sellers of London and Westminster in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4137, no. 16.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination14,[2]p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17026473M

non-resistance and passive obedience, readily swore fealty to the new government. In no long time he took holy orders. He occasionally preached in London with an eloquence which raised his reputation, and soon had the honour of being appointed one of the royal . Gilbert Burnet () English bishop and historian, was born in Edinburgh on the 15th of September , of an ancient and distinguished Scottish house. He was the youngest son of Robert Burnet (), who at the Restoration became a lord of session with the title of Lord Crimond.


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Passive resistance definition is - resistance especially to a government or an occupying power characterized mainly by noncooperation.

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Observations upon Mr. Johnson's remarks, upon Dr. Sherlock's book of non-resistance: Sherlock, William. / [] The nature and measure of charity a sermon preach'd before the Right Honourable the Lord Mayor, and the Court of Aldermen, at the parish-church of St.

Bridget, on Tuesday in Easter-week, April 6, / by William. FLEETWOOD, WILLIAM (–), bishop of Ely, a descendant of the ancient family of Fleetwood of Hesketh, Lancashire, fifth of six children of Captain Geoffrey Fleetwood by Anne, daughter of Mr.

Richard Smith, prothonotary to the Poultry Compter, and nephew of James Fleetwood [q. v.], bishop of Worcester, was born on 1 Jan. in the Tower of London, where his father resided. The first English Book of Common Prayer took the place of the Mass, which in itself was a momentous fact; and stone altars gave place to communion tables.

Still further, the leaders of the English Church entered into close and friendly relations with the ministers of the Reformed Churches of the Continent. Filed under: Lancashire Plot, -- Poetry A poem humbly presented to His Most Excellent Majesty King William the Third upon his most miraculuous and happy preservation from that barbarous Jacobitish conspiracy to assassinate His Royal Person, February anno / by R.B.

(London: Printed by J. Dover for Richard Baldwin, ), by. After which Collier published in the year"A Farther Defence &c. being an Answer to a Reply to the Vindication of the Reasons and Defence for Restoring," &c. Collier preferred the First Communion Book, while his opponent was strenuous for adhering to our present Form.

The doctrine of non-resistance or passive obedience, no way concerned in the controversies now depending between the Williamites and the Jacobites by a lay gentleman of the communion of the Church of England, by law establish'd.

Bohun, Edmund, / []. DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS, TO WIT, District Clerk’s Office. BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the thirtieth day of March, A. and of the Forty-fourth Year of the Independence of the United States of America, HEWS & GOSS, of the said District, have deposited in this Office, the title of a Book, the Right whereof they claim as Proprietors, in the words following, to wit:—"Novanglus and.

For commenting on drafts of this article, my thanks are due to Richard Serjeantson, Mark Knights, Mark Goldie, Amy Blakeway and the anonymous referee for the EHR.I am grateful to the Arts and Humanities Research Council for funding the research on which it is based: ‘Restoration Royalism and the Intellectual Origins of Revolution’ ( thesis, University of Cambridge, ) and to Cited by: 5.

Back to Syllabus From: [email protected] Subj: Lex Rex abstract Most Americans, by the time they have finished high school have heard the name of John Locke. Locke, in his two Treatises on Government had a great influence on the thinking of such founding fathers as Franklin and Jefferson. However, while John Locke was still a boy, a book appeared in England and Scotland by the.

Nonviolent resistance (NVR or nonviolent action) is the practice of achieving goals such as social change through symbolic protests, civil disobedience, economic or political noncooperation, satyagraha, or other methods, while being nonviolent. This type of action highlights the desires of an individual or group that feels that something needs to change to improve the current condition of the.

The doctrines of non-resistance and passive obedience, in defence of which so much was once written, and so many sacrifices endured, are no longer heard of.

It is difficult now to realise with what passionate fervour of conviction these obsolete theories were once maintained by many Englishmen as a vital portion, not only of their political.

Wesley [Westley], John (–), Church of England clergyman and a founder of Methodism, was born on 17 June at Epworth rectory, Lincolnshire, the thirteenth or fourteenth child and the second of three sons to reach maturity of Samuel Wesley (bap.

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and unchallenged in will, power, and decree led the political equivalents coming under fire. Thus it to was that William Livingston treated of the political correlatives and wrote picturesquely on " Passive Obedience and Non-Resistance ": " The tyrant used to club with the clergy and set them a-roaring for the divine rights of royal roguery.

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The stern royalist Act of 12 Car. 2, c in reprobated the "abominable" regicide of Charles I on 30 January (n.s.). The act mandated that on every 30 January every Anglican church or chapel in every parish in British dominions should read a sermon deploring the murder and imploring God's forgiveness for so horrid a national crime.

Such sermons soon indeed were heard in Britain's. Edmund Burke. In Consequence of Some Late Discussions in Parliament Relative to the Reflections on the French Revolution Mr.

Lechmere 1 “It becomes an indispensable duty upon us, who appear in the name and on the behalf of all the commons of Great Britain, not only to demand your Lordships’ justice on such a criminal, [Dr.

Sacheverell,] but clearly and openly to assert our.On these principles, the church, or the state, once established, must for ever remain the same." Priestley went on to argue that these were the principles "of passive obedience and non-resistance peculiar to the Tories and the friends of arbitrary power." (76) Mary Wollstonecraft also felt that she had to respond to Burke's attack on her friends.He also opposed a motion afterwards offered by the Whigs to address the Queen recommending ecclesiastical preferment for Benjamin Hoadly, the outspoken Low Church polemicist, in recognition of a recent sermon against Bishop Blackall of Exeter who had preached on passive obedience and non-resistance in the presence of the Queen.