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  • Geneva Catechism (1545) England.
  • His translation of the German Catechism of Justus Jonas, known as Cranmer's Catechism, appeared in the following year.
  • His principal work was Lectures on the Catechism of the Church of England (London, 1769).
  • In 1501 Bishop Luke of Prague edited the first Protestant hymn-book; in 1502 he issued a catechism, which circulated in Switzerland and Germany and fired the catechetical zeal of Luther; in 1565 John Blahoslaw translated the New Testament into Bohemian; in1579-1593the Old Testament was added; and the whole, known as the Kralitz Bible, is used in Bohemia still.
  • When we consider what, to use the words of the catechism, is the chief end of man, and what are the true necessaries and means of life, it appears as if men had deliberately chosen the common mode of living because they preferred it to any other.

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