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INTERPRETER OF PROPHECY,
Paft and Present OCCURRENCES of the WORLD.
CONJECTURES RESPECTING THEIR FUTURE COMPLETION.
BY HENRY KETT, B.D.
FELLOW OF TRINITY COLLEGE, OXFORD, AND, ONE OF HIS
MAJESTY'S PREACHERS AT WHITEHALL.
The Rise, Progress, Establishment, and Decline
of the PAPAL POWER OF ANTICHRIST—-or,
The Rise, Progress, and Establishment of the IN-
FIDEL POWER OF ANTICHRIST, or
CHAPTER THE FIRST.
THE RISE, PROGRESS, ESTABLISHMENT, AND
DESTRUCTION OF THE PAPAL POWER OR
As this was the greatest corruption of Christianity that was to be permitted to take place in the world, it cannot be thought extraordinary, that more of the Prophecies, which we have brought forward to the notice of the Reader in the Introductory Chapter, are applicable to it, than to any other branch of Antichristian Power. As both Mahometanism and Infidelity consisted more of open hostility, they were likely to be better distinguished by Christians, without the aid of such strong prophetical light, as that which is afforded to expose, and to bring into full view, the counterfeit Christianity of the Church of Rome.