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ARTICLES OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND.

PAGI 29

1. Of Faith in the Holy Trinity...
2. Of the Word or Son of God, which was made very
Man.......

30 3. Of the going down of Christ into Hell...

31 4. Of the Resurrection of Christ ......

31 5. Of the Holy Ghost.........

32 6. Of the Sufficiency of the Holy Scriptures for Salvation 32 7. Of the Old Testament.....

33 8. Of the Three Creeds.

35 9. Of Original or Birth Sin..

35 10. Of Free Will..........

30 ll. Of the Justification of Man before God............... 37 12. Of Good Works .........

38 13. Of Works before Justification.....

39 14. Of Works of Supererogation

39 15. Of Christ alone without Sin......

40 16. Of Sin after Baptism ......

4) 17. Of Predestination and Election........

41 18. Of obtaining eternal Salvation only by the name of Christ ...

4 19. Of the Church..

4. 20. Of the Authority of the Church. ... ... ...

4. 21. Of the Authority of General Councils,............. 4 22. Of Purgatory..........

4 23. Of Ministering in the Congregation .......

4 24. Of Speaking in the Congregation in such a Tongue

as the people understandeth............ 25. Of the Sacraments.. 26. Of the Unworthiness of the Ministers, which hinders

not the effect of the Sacraments 27. Of Baptism .....

4 28. Of the Lord's Supper. 29. Of the wicked, which do not eat the body of Christ

in the use of the Lord's Supper........

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30. Of both kinds ......... 31. Of the one oblation of Christ, finished upon the cross 51 32. Of the Marriage of Priests........

..... 51 33. Of Excommunicate Persons, how they are to be avoided.....

52 34. Of the Traditions of the Church......

52 35. Of Homilies ..

53 36. Of Consecration of Bishops and Ministers ............ 54 37. Of the Civil Magistrates..

55 38. Of Christian Men's goods, which are not common... 56 39. Of a Christian Man's Oath......

56 The Ratification

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THE CONFESSION OF FAITH OF THE CHURCH

OF SCOTLAND.

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Chap.
1. Of the Holy Scripture.......
2. Of God, and of the Holy Trinity..
3. Of God's Eternal Decree.....
4. Of Creation
5. Of Providence.
6. Of the Fall of Man, of Sin, and of the Punishment

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thereof......

7. Of God's Covenant with Man... 8. Of Christ the Mediator....... 9. Of Free Will. 10. Of Effectual Calling . 11. Of Justification 12. Of Adoption..... 13. Of Sanctification. 14. Of Saving Faith. 15. Of Repentance unto life........... 16. Of Good Works ....... 17. Of the Perseverance of the Saints........ 18. Of Assurance of Grace and Salvation 19. Of the Law of God. .........

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Chap.
20. Of Christian Liberty and Liberty of Conscience.....
21. Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath-day.......
22. Of Lawful Oaths and Vows
23. Of the Civil Magistrate
24. Of Marriage and Divorce
25. Of the Church..........
26. Of Communion of Saints...
27. Of the Sacraments.....
28. Of Baptism
29. Of the Lord's Supper......
30. Of Church Censures......
31. Of Synods and Councils......
32. Of the State of Men after Death, and of the Resur-

rection of the Dead.... 33. Of the Last Judgment..

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DECLARATION OF FAITH OF THE CON

GREGATIONAL OR INDEPENDENT DIS-
SENTERS.

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ARTICLES, &c.

ARTICLES OF RELIGION AGREED UPON BY THE ARCH

BISHOPS AND BISHOPS, AND THE REST OF THE CLERGY OF IRELAND, IN THE CONVOCATION HOLDEN AT DUBLIN, IN THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1615, FOR THE AVOIDING OF DIVERSITIES OF OPINIONS, AND THE ESTABLISHING OF CONSENT TOUCHING TRUE RELIGION.

N. B. In these articles are comprehended, almost word for word, the nine

articles, agreed on at Lambeth, the 20th of November, 1595. This mark * points at each of them, and their number.

OF THE HOLY SCRIPTURES AND THE THREE CREEDS.

1. The ground of our religion, and the rule of faith, and all saving truth, is the word of God, contained in the Holy Scripture.

2. By the name of Holy Scripture we understand all the canonical books of the Old and New Testament, viz.

OF THE OLD TESTAMENT.

The five books of Moses,
Joshua,
Judges,
Ruth,
The first and second of Samuel,

The first and second of Kings,
The first and second of Chronicles,
Ezra,
Nehemiah,
Esther,

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