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Pulpit and Pew, Sketches of Popular Preachers of the Period, by an Anglican Layman (Paperback) Loot Price: R405
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Pulpit and Pew, Sketches of Popular Preachers of the Period, by an Anglican Layman (Paperback): Pulpit
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1877. Excerpt: ... XXX. THE RIGHT REV. MONSIGNOR CAPEL, D.D. There can be no doubt that Monsignor Capel is, at the present moment, the most popular Roman Catholic ecclesiastic in England. It may, indeed, be said by some that the description applies more fittingly to Cardinal Manning. But, although it is certainly true that His Eminence is a popular man--a very popular man--although he is at the head of the Romish hierarchy in this country, there are at least three reasons why Monsignor Capel should stand first in the esteem of his co-religionists. In the first place, notwithstanding Cardinal Manning's exertions on behalf of the Papacy, the Monsignor is able to count his scores of proselytes, where His Eminence can only count his tens; in the second, while the Cardinal has a large number of personal friends, the Monsignor makes friends wherever he goes--the way he has is perfectly irresistible; and, lastly, the Cardinal with all his brilliant abilities and learning, is a pervert. It is true enough that a man is at liberty to change his opinions, even on religious matters, as often as he thinks proper, and the leading spirits of the Romish Church congratulated themselves, with very sufficient cause, when Henry Manning, the friend of Mr. Gladstone, and the hope of the High Church party, joined their Communion, and took upon himself the vows of their priesthood. But it is no secret that Cardinal Manning has always had enemies at the Vatican, and he is not altogether regarded with affection by the Roman Catholic clergy of England. I believe it might be urged, with considerable truth, that if the prelates and priests of the Papacy rejoice when converts are won from the fold of the Anglican Church, they are not particularly anxious about gathering in the shepherds. At all events, ...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: February 2012
First published: February 2012
Authors: Pulpit
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 5mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 96
ISBN-13: 978-1-150-85432-3
Barcode: 9781150854323
Categories: Books
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LSN: 1-150-85432-4

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