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2. Human Testimony.

Confessions. 2 Helvetic, c. x. Augsburg, Art. xx.

PROP. XIII. In our actions that will of God is to be followed, which we hace expressly declared to us in the Word of God. 1. Divine Testimony. A. Old Testament. Ps. cxv. 3, “ But our God is in the

heavens; He hath done whatsoever He hath pleased.”—

See also Isa. xlvi. 10. Micah vi. 8.
B. New Testament. Phil. iii. 15, 16, “ Let us therefore, as

many as be perfect, be thus minded : and if in anything
ye be otherwise minded, God shall reveal even this unto
you. Nevertheless, whereto we have already attained,
let us walk by the same rule, let us mind the same
thing."

;"_See Matt. iii. 17. Luke x. 25-28. Acts

xvii. 11, 12. Rom. ix. 15.
2. Human Testimony.

A. Father. August. de Dono Perseverant, vol. x. 56, 57, 62.
B. Confession. Saxon, Art. iii.

ARTICLE XVIII.

ARTICULUS XVIII.

ARTICLE XVIII.

sacræ

De speranda æterna Salute tantum Of obtaining eternal Salvation only in nomine CHRISTI.

by the Name of CHRIST. SUNT et illi anathematizandi, They also are to be had ac

qui dicere audent unum cursed, that presume to say, quemque in lege, aut secta quam that every man shall be saved profitetur esse servandum, modo by the Law or Sect which he juxta illam, et lumen naturæ professeth, so that he be diliaccurate vixerit ; cum gent to frame his life according literæ tantum JESU CHRISTI no to that Law, and the light of men prædicent, in quo salvos Nature. For holy Scripture fieri homines oporteat.

doth set out unto us only the Name of Jesus Christ, where

by men must be saved. The Phraseology of this Article. The language of this Article is the same as in Article XVIII. of

those of 1552. 1. As compared with the corresponding Article of 1552. A. In the Latin. 1552.

1562, 1571. Title. Tantum in nomine De speranda æterna Salute CHRISTI speranda est æ

tantum in nomine CHRISTI. terna salus. B. In the English.

We must hope to obtain eter Of obtaining eternal salvation

nal salvation only by the only by the name of CARIST. name of CHRIST.

in lege

in quo

2. When the Latin and English are compared together.
De speranda

Of obtaining.
in nomine

by the name. anathematizandi

to be had accursed.

by the law. accurate vixerit

be diligent to frame his life. prædicent

set out.

whereby. Two PROPOSITIONS. I. They are to be had accursed, that presume to say, that every man

shall be saved by the Law or Sect which he professeth, so that he be diligent to frame his life according to that Law and the light

of Nature. II. Holy Scripture doth set out unto us only the name of Jesus

CHRIST, whereby men must be saved.
PROP. I. They are to be hud accursed that presume to

say,
that

every man shall be saved by the Law or Sect which he professeth, so that he be diligent to frame his life according to that Law and the light of Nature. 1. Divine Testimony. A. Old Testament. Jer. xvii. 5, “ Thus saith the LORD,

Cursed be the man that trusteth in man, and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from the LORD.”_See also Exod. xv. 2. Job xl. 14. Ps. iii. 8; xviii. 2 ; xxv. 5; xxxiii. 16, 17; xxxvii. 39; lii. 7, 8; Ix. 11; lxii. 6, 7; lxv. 5; Ixviii. 20; lxix. 9; cxviii. 8,9; cxlvi. 3, 4. Prov. xi. 28; xxviii. 26. Isa. ii. 22; xxviii. 16; xliii. 11; xlv. 22; xlvii. 10; lix. 16. Jer. iii. 23; xvii. 5, 6; xlviii. 7. Ezek. xvi. 6. Hos. xiii.

4, 9. Jonah ii. 9. Hab. iii. 18, 19. B, New Testament. Mark xvi. 16, “ He that believeth

and is baptized shall be saved; but he that believeth not shall be damned.”_See also Matt. iii. 9. Luke i. 68-79 ; ii. 30–32; iii. 6. John ïi. 8, 16, 36 ; iv. 18; xiv. 6. Acts xv. 24. Rom. iii. 9, 10, 23, 28. 2 Cor. i. 9. Gal. iii. 16 ; v. 18. Ephes. ii. 4–8. Col. ii. 16, 20. 1 Tim. vi. 17. Heb. vi. 17, 18. 1 Pet. i. 3. 2 Pet. ii. 1. 1 John iv. 10, 11 ; v. 11. Rev. vii, 10.

2. Human Testimony.
A. Fathers. August. de Fid. ad Pet. Diac. 81, vol. VI. app.

Hold most firmly, and nothing doubt, but that not
only all pagans, but also all Jews, heretics, and schis-
matics, that finish their present life without the Catholic
Church, shall go into eternal fire, prepared for the devil

and his angels.” B. Confessions. Augsburg, Art. xlv. Wirtemburg, Arts. v. vi.

1 Helvetic, Art. xii. 2 Helvetic, c. xii. Bohemian, c. vi. Gallican, Arts. xxii. xxiii. Belgic, Art. xxii. Sueve land, c. ii.

PROP. II. Holy Scripture doth set out unto us only the Name of JESUS
CHRIST, whereby men must be saved.
1. Divine Testimony.
A. Old Testament. Gen. xii. 3, “ And I will bless them

that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in
thee shall all families of the earth be blessed."-See also

Gen. xviii. 18; xxii. 18.
B. New Testament. Acts iv. 12, “ Neither is there salvation

in any other : for there is none other name under hea-
ven given among men, whereby we must be saved.”.
See also John iii. 18; v. 11, 12; xiv. 6. Acts x. 43.

Rom. i. 16. Heb. x. 10. 1 John. v. 11, 12. 2. Human Testimony. A. Fathers. Ignat. Epist. ad Smyrn. c. vi., “Let no one

be deceived; unless they believe in the blood of CHRIST, both the beings which are above the heavens, and the glory of angels, and power whether visible or invisible, shall receive condemnation.”—See also Epist. ad Philad. c. ix. Barnab. (?) c. xii. Epist. ad Diogn. c. ix. C. Orig. Super JESUM Nave, Hom. III. 5, vol. i. Cyprian. Epist. ad Pompon. iv. Testim. ad Querin. lib. III. c. xxiv. August. de Rectit. Cath. Convers. 5, vol. vi.

app.
B. Confessions. 1 Helvetic, Arts. x. xi. 2 Helvetic, cc. xi. xii.

Augsburg, Art. iii. Wirtemburg, c. viii. Basil, Art. iv.
Bohemian, cc. iv. vi. x. Gallican, Arts. xiii. xvi. xvii.
Belgic, Arts. xvii. xx. xxi. Saxon, Art. iii. Sueveland,
Art. ix. Scotland, c. xvi.

ARTICLE XIX.

ARTICULUS XIX.

ARTICLE XIX.

De Ecclesia.

Of the Church. ECCLESIA Christi visi- The visible Church of Christ

bilis est cætus fidelium, in is a congregation of faithful men, quo verbum Dei purum præ- in the which the pure Word of dicatur, et' Sacramenta, quoad God is preached, and the Sacraea quæ necessario exiguntur', ments be duly ministred acjuxta Christi institutum recte cording to Christ's ordinance administrantur.

in all those things that of necesSicut erravit Ecclesia' Hie- sity are requisite to the same. rosolimitana, Alexandrina, et As the Church of Hierusalem, Antiochena; ita et erravit Ec- Alexandria, and Antioch, have clesia Romana, non solum erred; so also the Church of quoad agenda, et cærimoni- Rome hath erred, not only in arum ritus, verum in his etiam their living and manner of Cerequæ credenda sunt.

monies, but also in matters of

Faith. The Phraseology of this Article. The language of this Article is the same as of Article XX. of those of 1552. When the Latin and English are compared with each other. De Ecclesia

Of the Church. catus fidelium

a congregation of faithful men. exiguntur

are requisite to the same. recte

duly.
quoad agenda

in their living.
in his
quæ

credenda sunt in matters of faith.

1 Ut,-Day, 1571.
? Exigantur,-Day, 1571.

3 Council of Nice, Canons vi, and vil., supplies us with evidence of the estimation in which these Churches were holden.

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