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The Economic Antichrist: A Study in Social Polity (Classic Reprint)
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agnosticism belief bishop British Brotherhood capital cause CHARLES RODEN BUXTON Christ Christian Church Church of England civilisation common County Boroughs Divine doctrine duty earned Economic Militarism Economic Order Economic Power Endowed Caste energy environment eternal evil existence exploitation fact faculties Faith favour force fruits functions future German habit Hence higher human nature human progress ideal implies income individual industrial strife injustice interests Kingdom labour Law of Service less living mammon mankind marriage material means ment method mind modern Christianity money economy moral mundane National ness non-moral organic factor organisation overcrowding patriotism physical Pietism Plutocracy Plutocratic political population power of money profits race realised reform regeneration religion religious responsibility Richard Hooker Righteousness rural sacramental secular secularised self-sacrifice sense sins social consciousness Soteriology sphere spiritual status sub-human teaching Testament tion Trade Trade Unionism true uncon unconditioned unity unrighteous urban Usury vidual virtue weak weaker wealth workers
Page 122 - The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, Because he anointed me to preach good tidings to the poor: He hath sent me to proclaim release to the captives, And recovering of sight to the blind. To set at liberty them that are bruised, To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord.
Page 243 - If therefore ye have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches...
Page 155 - Indeed, their co-operation is in this respect so important that it may be truly said that it is only by the labor of working men that States grow rich. Justice, therefore, demands that the interests of the working classes should be carefully watched over by the administration, so that they who contribute so largely to the advantage of the community may themselves share in the benefits which they create — that being housed, clothed, and bodily fit, they may find their life less hard and more endurable.
Page 254 - Hereby know ye the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is of God: and every spirit that confesseth not Jesus is not of God: and this is the spirit of the antichrist, whereof ye have heard that it cometh; and now it is in the world already.
Page 114 - Lord is now present ; let no man beguile you in any wise : for it will not be, except the falling away come first, and the man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition, he that opposeth and exalteth himself against all that is called God or that is worshipped ; so that he sitteth in the temple of God, setting himself forth as God.
Page 243 - And I say unto you, Make to yourselves friends by means of the mammon of unrighteousness ; that, when it shall fail, they may receive you into the eternal tabernacles.
Page 156 - ... long as this is done, not only without intolerance or bigotry of any kind, but with the enlightened recognition that ultimate fixity of conception is here unattainable, and that each succeeding age must be held free to fashion the mystery in accordance with its own needs — then...
Page 217 - The cup of blessing which we bless, is it not a communion of the blood of Christ? The bread which we break, is it not a communion of the body of Christ ? seeing that we, who are many, are one bread, one body : for we all partake of the one bread.
Page 217 - For the Lord Himself shall descend from heaven, with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first; Then we that are alive, that are left, shall together with them be caught up in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.