Author: Maxwell Kendall <email@example.com>
[yaml-updates/belgic-confession] removing extraneous characters, " and \n in the belgic confession.
data/three-forms-of-unity/belgic-confession.yaml | 10 ++++------
diff --git a/data/three-forms-of-unity/belgic-confession.yaml b/data/three-forms-of-unity/belgic-confession.yaml index ac239f1b1739739a7088efff7397e66523a1b287..a9863875b12f8a0df8eb0dd5138cbda1a45bb431 100644 --- a/data/three-forms-of-unity/belgic-confession.yaml +++ b/data/three-forms-of-unity/belgic-confession.yaml @@ -15,7 +15,7 @@ - name: By what means God is made known unto us. number: 2 text: > - "We know him by two means: first, by the creation, preservation and + We know him by two means: first, by the creation, preservation and government of the universe; which is before our eyes as a most elegant book, wherein all creatures, great and small, are as so many characters leading us to contemplate the invisible things of God, namely, his power @@ -23,7 +23,7 @@ and divinity, as the apostle Paul saith, Romans 1:20. All which things are sufficient to convincemen, and leave them without excuse. Secondly, he makes himself more clearly and fully known to us by his holy and divine Word, that is to say, as far as is necessary for us to know in - this life, to his glory and our salvation." + this life, to his glory and our salvation. - name: Of the written Word of God. number: 3 @@ -75,7 +75,7 @@ - name: The difference between the canonical and apocryphal books. number: 6 text: > - "We distinguish those sacred books from the apocryphal, namely: the third + We distinguish those sacred books from the apocryphal, namely: the third book of Esdras, the books of Tobias, Judith, Wisdom, Jesus Syrach, Baruch, the appendix to the book of Esther, the Song of the three Children in the Furnace, the history of Susannah, of Bell and the @@ -84,7 +84,7 @@ of which the Church may read and take instruction from, so far as they agree with the canonical books; but they are far from having such power and efficacy, as that we may from their testimony confirm any point of faith, or of the Christian religion; much less detract from the - authority of the other sacred books." + authority of the other sacred books. - name: The sufficiency of the Holy Scriptures, to be the only rule of faith. number: 7 @@ -423,7 +423,6 @@ - name: Of Faith in Jesus Christ. number: 22 text: > - We believe that, to attain the true knowledge of this great mystery, the Holy Ghost kindleth in our hearts an upright faith, which embraces Jesus Christ, with all his merits, appropriates him, and seeks nothing more @@ -824,7 +823,6 @@ - name: Of Magistrates. number: 36 text: > - We believe that our gracious God, because of the depravity of mankind, hath appointed kings, princes and magistrates, willing that the world should be governed by certain laws and policies; to the end that the dissoluteness of men