Consider my brethren, I beseech you, that when a great or noble man doth desire to solemnize his own or his sons birthday, with what eagerness he gives his servants order many days before to make clean what shall be found foul in his house, to cast out what shall be found unfitting, or undecent, to provide what shall be profitable or necessary.
The next is Orosius, St.
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We now proceed with holy Chrysostom, who further adds, in the fore cited place.
It produced numerous outcomes, most notably the 1530 declaration of the estates known as the Confessio Augustana , a central document of Lutheranism.
All these things are done of us, by the Authority of Gods word, and in worship of God, and for his glory.
And again, in his homily upon the nativity of John the Baptist, he saith, that it is not without a great mystery that John was born when the day did decrease, and Christ when the day did increase; for Christ did increase, because it was to be known over all the world, that he was Christ.
Given the dynastic situation, the newborn was originally only of the Burgundian Low Countries as the honorific and became known in his early years simply as Charles of Ghent.