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XXXV. Sermons. Viz. XVI V. VI. VIII.} ad {Aulam. Clerum. Magistratum With a large Preface. By The Right Reverend Father in God, Robert Sanderson, Late Lord Bishop of Lincoln. The Seventh Edition; Corrected and Amended. Whereunto is now added the Life of the Reverend and Learned Author, Written by Isaac Walton.


Price: $450.00

Publisher: London,, Printed by Tho. Hodgkin, and are to be sold by T. Basset, at the George in Fleet-street, J. Wright at the Crown on Ludgate-hill, R. Chiswel at the Rose and Crown, and B. Tooke at the Ship in St. Pauls Church-yard, T. Passenger at the Three Bibles on Lond: MDCLXXXI. [1681] Folio. 1681

Item Number: 17934

"Robert Sanderson (1587-1662) an English prelate, consecrated Bishop of Lincoln 1660. ""A doctrinal Calvinist, Sanderson had tried to resolve the controversy created by Richard Mountague's books in the mid-1620s by offering a slight alteration of the sublapsarian doctrine of predestination. Nevertheless, he insisted that the Church of England held that divine act of election was entirely gratuitous and to suggest otherwise was `quarter-Pelagian and Arminian novelty' (Works, 5.277). Marginal notes condemning the Arminians and `their Semipelagian subtilties' continued to appear in... View more info