Peter Martyr Vermigli: Faith can never be without good works

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But it is to be noted, that faith can never be without good works. Therefore these men, if they believe, although they repent in the last hour, yet undoubtedly shall they not be without good works. Which thing the example of the thief declareth, who repented in a manner at the very point of death, and was saved. For he, being converted unto God, confessed Christ, acknowledged his sins, exhorted his neighbour, and earnestly prayed for the obtainment of his own salvation. By all which things we may see, how diligently & earnestly if he had had space to live, he would have applied himself unto good works. ...

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