An explication of the catechism of the Church of England. Part II.
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An explication of the catechism of the Church of England. Part II. Containing an explication of the Decalogue or Ten Commandments. To which are premised by way if introduction several general discourses concerning God"s both natural and positive laws. By Gabriel Towerson, D.D. sometime fellow of All-Souls Colledge in Oxford, and now rector of Welwyn in Hertfordshire by Gabriel Towerson

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Published by printed by J. Macock, for Robert Littlebury, and Robert Scott in Little Brittain, and George Wells in St Pauls Church-Yard in London .
Written in English


  • Church of England -- Catechisms -- Early works to 1800,
  • Ten Commandments -- Commentaries -- Early works to 1800

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Edition Notes

Other titlesIntroduction to the explication of the following Commandments
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2201:1
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 520 p
Number of Pages520
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15428192M

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The second use of this catechism is to provide a brief summary of the Church’s teaching for an inquiring stranger who picks up a Prayer Book. It may also be used to form a simple service; since the matter is arranged under headings, it is suitable for selective use, and the leader may introduce prayers and hymns as needed. Conmunion and have visited some church or public oratory and there prayed for the intention of the Roman Pontiff. II. A Partial Indulgence, of days to these same members of the Faithful, provided they are contrite of heart, as often as they devote themselves for the above mentioned space of time to teaching or learning Christian Doctrine.   As we shall see, like the Church of England’s Revised Catechism, To Be a Christian: An Anglican Catechism “at certain points is out of step with the Articles, the Prayer Book, the Homilies, and the central Anglican theological tradition.” One of these points is the section on the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper. A second Anglican catechism that is not quite so well known, because officially it is not Anglican, is the Heidelberg Catechism of Notwithstanding the handicap of its foreign origin, because the Church of England has considered herself to be Reformed, Anglicans have used it as if it were their own.