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John Davenant (c. 1576-1641), was a graduate of Cambridge. He was admitted to Queen’s College, Cambridge in 1587 and had a distinguished career there. At the age of thirty-three he was awarded his D.D. and was made Lady Margaret’s Professor of Divinity in the University. He was elected President of Queens’ College in 1614. Davenant […]


An extract from Words Old and New: Gems from the Christian Authorship of all Ages (pp. 137-139).1 1. In justification we are liberated from the chains of our sins, so far as they bound us for condemnation, yea, even so far as they held us under the dominion of Satan; and this suffices for its […]

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Date February 22, 2011