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Henry Scougal, The Life of God in the Soul of Man (1677), now online


Henry Scougal, The Life of God in the Soul of Man (1677) Spiritual classics form a separate branch of sacred literature; although neither a matter of history, nor of theology proper, nor of apologetics, they serve an essential role of clarifying an element or a whole of a Christian’s spiritual devotion, and direct him towards […] More →

Bilson, Perpetual Government of Christ’s Church (1593), now online


Thomas Bilson: Perpetual Government of Christ’s Church (1593) During the latter years of Queen Elizabeth, certain schismatic individuals taught that the English episcopacy was obstructive to the work of the Gospel, and had no apostolic origin, merit or justification, apart from the traditions of men. This they believed they could replace with vain and invented […] More →

Sparrow’s Commentary on the Book of Common Prayer, now online


Anthony Sparrow: A Rationale upon the Book of Common Prayer (1655), here the 1684 ed. The many commentaries published through the centuries exemplify the esteem in which Anglicans hold the ancient Liturgy. Nowhere is this better seen than in Anthony Sparrow’s Rationale upon the Book of Common Prayer, first published in 1655. In that year […] More →