History of the College of New Jersey: From Its Origin in 1746 to the Commencement of 1854, Volume 2

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Lippincott, 1877
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Page 403 - I show you a mystery : we shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trump : for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall be raised incorruptible, and we shall be changed. For this corruptible must put on incorruption, and this mortal must put on immortality. So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed...
Page 422 - And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart: "And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and thou shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up.
Page 403 - Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, Who according to His abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead...
Page 245 - He had, in a high degree, the happy faculty of imparting to his pupils some of his own ardor for the studies of his department. They were taught to give close attention to grammatical niceties, as well as to the style and sentiments of the authors studied. For youth in college, as well as for youth in classical schools, he insisted upon the importance of constant reference to the grammar and the dictionary, and of a thorough analysis of the words, as requisite to a full appreciation of the beauties...
Page 403 - O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory? The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmovable. always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
Page 234 - GAILLARD, for the impartial, able, and dignified manner in which he has discharged the duties of President of the Senate during the present session.
Page 431 - Every student is alarmed, lest aught should escape him which it behooves him to observe. This anxiety incites him also to canvass every thing with accuracy, knowing that he must fully and perspicuously explain his understanding of each several doctrine. In this fear, is found the strongest stimulus to the labor of learning ; without it, study subsides into a cold, sleepy, lifeless formality.
Page 133 - Wolcott, who was a member of the Continental Congress, and a signer of the Declaration of Independence...
Page 421 - No chimerical experiments in education have ever had the least countenance here".
Page 23 - I doubt not there are in your country many persons equal to the task of conducting government : but you should consider that the world has but one Ryttenhouse, and that it never had one before.

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