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Primitive Christianity Reviv'd :
IN FOUR VOLUMES
Containing the EPISTLES of IGNATIUS,
Both Larger and Smaller, in Greek and English.
V O L. II. The Apoftolical Constitutions,
in Greek and English.
VOL. III. An ESSA Y on those Apostolical Constitutions.
VOL. IV. An Account of the Primitive
Failb, concerning the TRINITY
and INCARNATI Ở N. By WILLIAM WHİSTON, M. A. There is scarce any Church in Christendon, at this Day, that does not obtrude nce only Fallouds, bnt such Falfhoods, chat will appear to any Free Spirit pure Contradi&ions and Impossibilities; and that with the same Gravity, Authority, and Importunity, that they do the Holy Oracles of God. Dr. H. Morez Mystery of Gödliness, L.x. C. 2. S. 6. LONDON: Printed for the AUTHOR; And are to be
Sold by the Booksellers of Lördon and Wilminster. 1911.
T H O MAS
And to The Right Reverend
Of the fame Province,
And to the Reverend
The CL ERG Y
Of the Lower House
W I TH THE
therein refer'd to,
Are with all due Submission offer'd
To Their, and the Publick serious CON-
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Y Historical Preface, especially, as now
including both the University's and
Convocation's Proceedings, is so full and particular, that it prevents the Neceflity of any other long Preliminary Discourse in this place. I shall therefore be as brief as possible ; and rather call this an Advertisement, than a Preface to the Reader ; Who is here to observe, that I have been oblig'd to make some Alterations in this Design since it was first propos'd; tho' not at all to his disadvantage, either as Purchaser or Reader. Thus I have not publish'd the Arabick Didascaly as I formerly intended since it proves to be not the Genuine Doctrine of the Apostles , as I once hoped, but a partial and spurious Edition of the redonixa di decoraría, or former Six Books of the Constitutions,and to be generally taken from them verbatim ; so that there was no necessity of repeating it. Yet is its Preface, which seems plainly to belong to the Original Doctrine of the
Apostles, exactly here ser down; and the Contents of its several Chapters also. And for a compensation I have added the Accounts of the University's and Convocation's Proceedings relating to me; as also the Apologetick of Eunomius, together with the common Edition of the sea