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A07929 Thomas Bels motiues concerning Romish faith and religion. Bell, Thomas, fl. 1593-1610. 1593 (1593) STC 1830; ESTC S101549 148,032 178

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the_o justify_n faith_n with_o the_o rest_n albeit_o it_o be_v most_o clear_a that_o he_o speak_v of_o the_o miraculous_a faith_n only_o which_o be_v often_o in_o the_o very_a wicked_a the_o same_o greek_a word_n in_o two_o several_a place_n of_o saint_n matthew_n be_v likewise_o take_v for_o the_o whole_a for_o in_o the_o second_o chapter_n it_o be_v thus_o write_v when_o king_n herod_n hear_v he_o be_v trouble_v and_o the_o whole_a city_n of_o jerusalem_n with_o he_o 4._o where_o if_o the_o greek_a word_n 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d be_v interpret_v every_o and_o not_o the_o whole_a the_o sense_n will_v be_v absurd_a to_o wit_n every_o city_n of_o jerusalem_n be_v yet_o but_o one_o only_o jerusalem_n in_o all_o but_o 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d 〈◊〉_d be_v take_v for_o the_o whole_a the_o sense_n be_v plain_a and_o easy_a to_o wit_n the_o whole_a city_n of_o jerusalem_n so_o in_o the_o sixth_o chapter_n it_o be_v thus_o write_v 29._o neither_o be_v solomon_n in_o all_o his_o glory_n 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