It hath been long the opinion and fear of some grave divines that Antichrist, before his abolition, shall once again overflow the whole face of the West, and suppress the whole Protestant churches— quod Deus avertat.

Take we heed that these sect makers make us not forget God’s name by their fopperies, as our fathers forgot his name for Baal.


The painting: Antichrist and the Devil. Detail from the Deeds of the Antichrist fresco. By Luca Signorelli – [1], Public Domain,