[Milton-L] Seeking Source

Martin Hyatt martinhyatt at comcast.net
Wed Apr 27 10:28:37 EDT 2011


It does appear in the First Defense, but varies with the translation.

Try looking for this:

We confess that as the prophet Daniel has it, it is God that changeth 
times, sets up one kingdom, and pulls down another; we only desire to 
have it allowed us, that he makes use of men as his instruments.

http://www.constitution.org/milton/first_defence.htm

>     I am looking for the source of the following, I believe it is from
>     First Defence:
>
>     "God changes circumstances, assigns kingdoms, and takes them away .
>     . . through the agency of men."


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