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book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not
illustrated. 1846 edition. Excerpt: ...and privileged minority, and
you may see the warm hearts of the Irish welcoming the good news of
salvation by grace through faith, without the aid of priests and
masses, of saints in the other world, or images in this; and your
unprivileged ministry working such moral wonders as bishops' lands,
glebes, and tithes, never could enable it to accomplish." That so
bold a pamphlet as that of Mr. Noel's should call forth strong
feelings, was to be anticipated; and, accordingly, we are not
greatly-surprised by the tone exhibited in a review of it, which
has been republished from the "Irish Monthly Magazine for September
1845," in which it is vehemently denounced as " Mr. Noel's very
mischievous letter," and "this ungenerous publication," but in
which the reasoning of Mr. Noel is very feebly met. There is a poor
ebullition of temper at the very outset, in which the author tries
to be very smart, and succeeds only in showing that he is very
sore: --"Before we proceed to review the interior of this book, we
have one observation to offer on its title page. The author gives
his name as Baptist TV. Noel, M.A. The Rev. Baptist Noel is well
known to the religious public. Is this he? It is usual for
clergymen, when they write books, and put their names to them, to
prefix their tide. One would suppose there was an additional reason
for so doing, when they write on a subject connected with the
Church. Was it because this pamphlet is directed against the
Church, that Mr. Baptist Noel's modesty led him to conceal the fact
of his being one of her own ministers 1 Or has he taken a more
honest part, and resigned his office ere he took up his pen to
write evil and poisonous words against her whom he had sworn to
reverence and support? "But, perhaps, this is...
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