Surely there must have been God's intent in the making of this new-world Republic. " It was I who fell into the trap! "So she disturbed you, and, to see what she was looking at, you also looked--you saw. Stranger than I can express, certainly, was the effort to struggle against my new lights; it would doubtless have been, however, a greater tension still had it not been so frequently successful. You had the sacraments and grace and indulgences of the church to aid you.