The Queens of England and Their Times: From Matilda, Queen of William the Conqueror, to Adelaide, Queen of William the Fourth, Band 2

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D. Appleton and Company, 1858

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Seite 868 - Will you, to the utmost of your power, maintain the laws of God, the true profession of the Gospel, and the Protestant reformed religion, established by law ; and will you preserve unto the bishops and clergy of this realm, and (o the churches committed to their charge, all
Seite 875 - strong tower to all them that put their trust in him, to whom all things in heaven, in earth, and under the earth, do bow and obey, be now and evermore your defence, and make you know and feel that there is no other name under heaven given to man, in whom, and through whom, you may receive
Seite 613 - realm ; to which, rather than any dishonour should grow by me, I myself will take up arms ; 1 myself will be your general, judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field. 1 know already, by your forwardness, that you have deserved rewards and crowns ; and we do assure you, on the word of a Prince,
Seite 613 - they shall be duly paid you. In the meantime, my lieutenant-general shall be in my stead, than whom never Prince commanded a more noble and worthy subject! not doubting, by your obedience to my general, by your concord in the camp and your valour in the field,
Seite 809 - Whereas the late King James II., by the assistance of divers evil counsellors, judges, and ministers employed by him, did endeavour to subvert and extirpate the Protestant religion, and the laws and liberties of this kingdom
Seite 954 - on horseback, the drums muffled, the fifes, bells tolling, and minute-guns — all this was very solemn ; but .the charm was the entrance of the abbey, where we were received by the dean and chapter in rich robes, the choir and alms-men bearing torches, the whole abbey so illuminated, that one saw it to
Seite 724 - astonished, that from the beginning, I know not by what despondency or fate, they hardly stirred to quench it, so that there was nothing heard or seen but crying out and lamentation — running about like distracted creatures, without at all attempting to save
Seite 867 - That the invocation or adoration of the Virgin Mary, or any other saint, and the sacrifice of the mass, as they are now used in the church of Kome, are superstitious and
Seite 647 - sitting low upon her cushions. She called me to her ; I kissed her hand, and told her it was my chiefest happiness to see her in safety and in health, which I wished might long continue. She took me by the hand, and wrung it hard, and said,
Seite 668 - to speak, but wine did render her endeavours so feeble, that she withdrew. Faith was then all alone, for I am certain she was not joined with good works, and left the court in a staggering condition. Charity came to the King's feet, and seemed to cover the multitude of sins her sisters had committed in some sorte. She made

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