The Works of John Cosin is a collection of the most prominent writings Cosin produced over a career as a bishop and a scholar. The series includes sermons, articles, letters, and books, including one of his best known works, A Scholastical History of the Canon of the Holy Scripture. In this book, Cosin dives into the history of the canonical books through the testimonies of the ecclesiastical writers from the first through the sixteenth centuries, elaborating why Scripture contains all things necessary for salvation.
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John Cosin (1594-1672) was a learned bishop of Durham in the seventeenth century. He is best known for his works Historia Transubstantiationis Papalis, Notes and Collections on the Book of Common Prayer, and A Scholastical History of the Canon of the Holy Scripture.