The rest of mankind God was pleased, according to the unsearchable counsel of his own will, (whereby he extendeth or withholdeth mercy, as he pleaseth, for the glory of his sovereign power over his creatures,) to pass by, and to ordain them to dishonour...
An apology for apostolic order and its advocates, occasioned by the ... - Page 253
by John Henry Hobart (bp. of New York.) - 1846 - 80 pages
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