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Men of Mark in Georgia: A Complete and Elaborate History of the State from ... - Page 247
edited by - 1912
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The Bi-centennial Book of Malden: Containing the Oration and Poem Delivered ...

A. W. McClure - 1850 - 251 pages
...AAEON GREEN. He was born in this town January 2, 1765. He graduated at Harvard College in 1789. As an exception to the rule that " a prophet is not without honor save in his own country,'' he was ordained in his native plao.e, September 30, 1795, as colleague pastor...
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The bi-centennial book of Malden

Malden Mass - Malden (Mass.) - 1850
...AARON GREEN. He was born in this town January 2, 1765. He graduated at Harvard College in 1789. As an exception to the rule that " a prophet is not without honor save in his own country," he was ordained in his native place, September 30, 1795, as colleague pastor with...
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The History of the Religious Movement of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 3

Abel Stevens - Methodism - 1861
...frequently so large that he was compelled to preach in the open air. He was an exception to the proverb that "a prophet is not without honor, save in his own country," for during the forty years of his ministerial labors his influence at Barwick, where he resided, was undiminished....
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New Outlook, Volume 68

Alfred Emanuel Smith, Francis Walton - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1901
...the legend " fierce par le flat murmiirant." Mr. Foster's experience does not accord with the proverb that a prophet is not without honor save in his own country, for while the French have been recognizing his merit as an artist, he has also met with recognition at...
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A History of Presbyterianism in New England: Its Introduction, Growth, Decay ...

Alexander Blaikie - New England - 1881 - 512 pages
...thought" in the nineteenth century. Notwithstanding his increasing popularity, he was not a porfect exception to the rule, that " a prophet is not without honor, save in his own house," for when an admirer would (as the story tells) flatter one of his aunts by eulogizing...
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Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, Volume 22

Agriculture - 1884
...Wisconsin. I do not believe much in proverbs, but I am about convinced of the truth of the proverb that a prophet is not without honor save in his own country, for I can assure you that the work which has been done by the Agricultural College of Wisconsin is most...
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Sparks from the Camp Fire: Or, Tales of the Old Veterans. Thrilling Stories ...

Joseph W. Morton - United States - 1890 - 566 pages
...held in highest esteem by his countrymen, one whose popularity in his own life-long home furnishes an exception to the rule that " a prophet is not without honor save in his own country and among his own people:" General Lucius Fairchild, the ideal soldier and statesman,...
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History of the Wheel and Alliance and the Impending Revolution

W. Scott Morgan - Agriculture - 1891 - 776 pages
...his home people which is the highest compliment that can be paid mortal man. In this respect he is an exception to the rule that "a prophet is not without honor save in his own country." In 1890 the people of his district nominated him for Congress and will elect him...
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Beacon Lights of History: American statesmen. [1894

John Lord - History - 1894
...Market Street, surrounded by his grandchildren, and idolatrous neighbors and friends, he was a rare exception to the rule that a prophet is not without honor save in his own country. He had fortune, friends, fame, and a numerous family who never disgraced his name....
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A Centennial Biographical History of Seneca County, Ohio

Seneca County (Ohio) - 1902 - 757 pages
...has practically passed his entire life, setting at naught the old adage, in its wider application, that "a prophet is not without honor save in his own country," for he commands the confidence and esteem of the people of the community in which he was born and reared and...
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