West Africa Before Europe: And Other Addresses, Delivered in England in 1901 and 1903 (Google eBook)

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C. M. Phillips, 1905 - Africa, West - 158 pages
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Page 149 - soldiers) when they had crucified Jesus, took His garments, and made four parts, to every soldier a part, and also His coat; now the coat was without scam,
Page 149 - might be fulfilled which faith, They parted My raiment among them and for My Vesture they did cast lots. These things therefore the
Page 48 - preached to his family and nation, is compounded of an eternal truth and a necessary fiction : That there is only one God, and that Mohammed is the Apostle of God."
Page 101 - They have failed in a heart-breaking, drizzling sort of way to perform any single solitary one of the things you say you want done there. West Africa to-day is just a quarry of paving stones for hell, and those stones were cemented in place with men's blood mixed with wasted gold.
Page 69 - baptized into Christ have put on Christ." " There is neither Jew nor Greek, there
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Page 63 - upon Thee to deliver man, Thou didst not abhor the Virgin's womb.
Page 86 - So while the world rolls on from change to change, And realms of thought expand, The Letter stands without expanse or

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