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" The people are Protestants; and of that kind which is the most adverse to all implicit submission of mind and opinion. This is a persuasion not only favorable to liberty, but built upon it. I do not think, Sir, that the reason of this averseness in the... "
Edmund Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America, 1775 - Page 50
by Edmund Burke - 1898 - 159 pages
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Collected in Three Volumes ...

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1792
...as in their hiftory. Every one knows, that the Roman Catholick religion is at leaft coeval with moft of the governments where it prevails ; that it has...them ; and received great favour and every kind of fupport from authority. The church of England too was formed from her cradle under the nurfing care...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from the Writings ...

Edmund Burke - English essays - 1798 - 499 pages
...independent of its eloquence, v," The Roman Catholic religion," fays he, *' is, at leaft, coeval with moft of the governments where it prevails; that it has...them, and received great favour and every kind of fupport from authority. The Church of England was formed from her cradle under the nurfmg care oF regular...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 1

Robert Bisset - 1800
...This is a persuasion not only favourable to liberty, but built upon it. I do not think, Sir, that the reason of this averseness, in the dissenting churches, from all that looks like absolute govern-- ment, is so much to be sought in their religious tenets as in their history. Every one knows,...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - France - 1801
...as in their hiftory. Every one knows that the Roman Catholick religion is at leaft coeval with moft of the governments where it prevails ; that it has...them ; and received great favour and every kind of fupport from authority. The church of England too was formed from her cradle under the nurfing care...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 2

Edmund Burke - Political science - 1807
...This is a persuasion not only favourable to liberty, but built upon it. I do not think, Sir, that the reason of this averseness in the dissenting churches...as in their history. Every one knows that the Roman Catholick religion is at least coeval with most of the governments where it prevails ; that it has...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...This is a persuasion not only favourable to liberty, but built upon it. I do not think, sir, that the reason of this averseness in the dissenting churches...as in their history. Every one knows that the Roman Catholick religion is at least coeval with most of the governments where it prevails ; that it has...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...This is a persuasion not only favourable to liberty, but built upon it. I do not think, sir, that the reason of this averseness in the dissenting churches...as in their history. Every one knows that the Roman Catholick religion is at least coeval with most of the governments where it prevails ; that it has...
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The Eloquence of the British Senate: Being a Selection of the Best ..., Volume 2

William Hazlitt - Great Britain - 1809
...This is a persuasion not only favourable to liberty, but built upon it. I do not think, sir, that the reason of this averseness in the dissenting churches from all that looks like abso-. lute government is so much to be sought in their religir ous tenets, as in their history. Every...
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Parliamentary speeches from 1761 to 1802

William Hazlitt - Orators - 1810
...This is a persuasion not only favourable to liberty, but built upon it, I do not think, sir, that the reason of this averseness in the dissenting churches...religious tenets, as in their history. Every one knows tlutf Vot. II. 37 the Roman Catholic religion is at least coeval with most of the governments where...
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to ..., Volume 18

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1813
...reason ol this ayerseness in the dissenting churches from all that looks like absolute governIpent is so much to be sought in their religious tenets,...hand with them and received great favour and every kinc °f support from authority. The church °f England too was formed from her Ťadle under the nursing...
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