” Those who tread among serpents, and along a tortuous path, must use the cunning of the serpent. “


” The rashness of the persecutor hath overspread the rights of the persecuted so that punishment is awarded to him that has gained the victory, the inglorious triumphs, and the man who deserved bonds has carried off the prize. “


” We know that no trust can be placed on princes and that cursed is the man who placeth his reliance on an arm of flesh. “


” Who shall resist Anti-Christ when he comes if we show such patience towards the vices and crimes of his precursors? By such leniency, we encourage kings to become tyrants and tempt them to withdraw every privilege and all jurisdiction from the Churches. “



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Those who tread among serpents, and along a tortuous path, must use the cunning of the serpent.
The rashness of the persecutor hath overspread the rights of the persecuted so that punishment is awarded to him that has gained the victory, the inglorious triumphs, and the man who deserved bonds has carried off the prize.


We know that no trust can be placed on princes and that cursed is the man who placeth his reliance on an arm of flesh.
Who shall resist Anti-Christ when he comes if we show such patience towards the vices and crimes of his precursors? By such leniency, we encourage kings to become tyrants and tempt them to withdraw every privilege and all jurisdiction from the Churches.
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