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The Question of the Hour: The Bible and the School Fund (Classic Reprint)
Rufus W. Clark
No preview available - 2015
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Page 99 - Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou forget the things which thine eyes have seen, and lest they depart from thy heart all the days of thy life : but teach them thy sons, and thy sons...
Page 20 - Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, Religion and Morality are indispensable supports. In vain would that man claim the tribute of Patriotism who should labor to subvert these great pillars of human happiness, these firmest props of the duties of Men and Citizens. The mere Politician, equally with the pious man, ought to respect and cherish them.
Page 48 - This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that JESUS CHRIST came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief.
Page 103 - It is better to trust in the LORD : than to put confidence in man. It is better to trust in the LORD : than to put confidence in princes.
Page 99 - Keep therefore and do them ; for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples, which shall hear all these statutes, and say, Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.
Page 100 - For more than a thousand years the Bible, collectively taken, has gone hand in hand with civilization, science, law, — in short, with the moral and intellectual cultivation of the species, always supporting, and often leading the way.
Page 104 - As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, So the Lord is round about his people From henceforth even for ever.
Page 43 - Father, I have sinned against heaven, and in thy sight; and I am no more worthy to be called thy son.
Page 61 - WE the people of the State of New York, grateful to Almighty God for our freedom, in order to secure its blessings, do establish this constitution.