The Works of Orestes A. Brownson: Civilization

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Page 151 - Seek ye therefore first the kingdom of God, and his justice, and all these things shall be added unto you.
Page 35 - I will declare the decree : the Lord hath said unto me, Thou art my son ; this day have I begotten thee. Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession.
Page 432 - For forms of faith let graceless zealots fight, He can't be wrong whose life is in the right.
Page 304 - If therefore the light that is in you be darkness, how great is that darkness!
Page 285 - What though the field be lost? All is not lost; the unconquerable will, And study of revenge, immortal hate, And courage never to submit or yield: And what is else not to be overcome?
Page 289 - Yet, Freedom ! yet thy banner, torn, but flying, Streams like the thunder-storm against the wind; Thy trumpet voice, though broken now and dying, The loudest still the tempest leaves behind; Thy tree hath lost its blossoms, and the rind, Chopp'd...
Page 443 - Why have the Gentiles raged, and the people devised vain things ? The kings of the earth stood up, and the princes met together against the Lord and against His Christ.
Page 194 - So the FATHER is GOD, the SON is GOD: and the HOLY GHOST is GOD. And yet there are not three GODS : but one GOD.
Page 36 - It was foretold, that to him should the gathering of the people be ; and that God would give him the Heathen for his inheritance, and the utmost parts of the earth for his possession, which was punctually fulfilled by the wonderful success of the gospel, and its universal propagation throughout the world.
Page 35 - The Lord hath said to me : Thou art my son, this day have I begotten thee. Ask of me, and I will give thee the Gentiles for thy inheritance : and the utmost parts of the earth for thy possession.

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