Liberty of conscience upon its true and proper grounds, asserted & vindicated
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Liberty of conscience upon its true and proper grounds, asserted & vindicated proving that no prince, nor state, ought by force to compel men to any part of the doctrine, worship, or discipline of the Gospel: to which is added, the second part, viz. Liberty of conscience the magistrates interest, or, To grant liberty of conscience to persons of different perswasions in matters of religion, is the great interest of all kingdoms and states, and particularly of England, asserted and proved

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Published by [s.n.] in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Liberty of conscience -- England -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Freedom of religion -- England -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Liberty of conscience -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Freedom of religion -- Early works to 1800.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesLiberty of conscience the magistrates interest, Liberty of conscience the magistrates interest.
Statementby a Protestant, a lover of truth and the peace and prosperity of the nation.
GenreEarly works to 1800.
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 971:9.
ContributionsWolseley, Charles, Sir, 1630?-1714.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination70 p.
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16749498M

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