For full access to this item, please  Login

Add to bookbag
Author: Minister of the Church of England.
Title: A new survey of the book of common prayer humbly proposed to this present parliament, in order to the obtaining a new act of uniformity / by a minister of the Church of England.
Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
Availability:

This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions.

Print source: A new survey of the book of common prayer humbly proposed to this present parliament, in order to the obtaining a new act of uniformity / by a minister of the Church of England.
Minister of the Church of England.

London: Printed for the author, 1690.
Notes:
Reproduction of original in Union Theological Seminary Library, New York.
Subject terms:
Church of England. -- Book of common prayer.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A52997.0001.001

Contents
title page
THE PREFACE.
Arguments for Concessions and Alterations in the Common-Prayer, and in the Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England, in order to the desired Ʋnion in Worship.
Benefits of Peace and Ʋnity.
The Mischief of our Divisions.
Another Mischief, it destroys Charity.
That Divisions are Ruinous of a Church.
Arguments for taking the Ceremonies away, or leaving the Ʋse of them indifferent; especially the Sign of the Cross.
Ceremonies not to be Innovated or Multiplyed.
Having premised somewhat in Defence of the Ceremonies, and against Innovations &c. I shall proceed to those Arguments for leaving the Use of the Ce∣remonies Indifferent.
That Ceremonies must yield to substance.
Ceremonies to be left free.