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" Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God ; and each invokes His aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's faces ; but let us judge... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States ... - Page 355
by Frank Crosby - 1865 - 476 pages
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Tolerance in the Twenty-first Century: Prospects and Challenges

Gerson Moreno-Riaņo - Political Science - 2006 - 245 pages
...two-thirds of it impermissible. Here is what Lincoln says about the still-ongoing Civil War: Both [sides] read the same Bible and pray to the same God, and...aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's...
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The Protestant Experience in America

Amanda Porterfield - Religion - 2006 - 243 pages
...had expected the conflict to be resolved in their favor and enlisted God in their opposing causes. "Both read the same bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes His aid against the other." However "strange" it seemed that defenders of slavery "should dare to ask a just God's assistance in...
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Prayer: Does it Make Any Difference?

Philip Yancey - Religion - 2006 - 351 pages
...we be not judged." Lincoln's address shows an amazingly nuanced and humble view of the cause he led. "Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes His aid against the other — The prayers of both could not be answered; that of neither has been answered fully. The Almighty...
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Empire and Slavery in American Literature, 1820-1865

Eric J. Sundquist - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 254 pages
...of paradoxically unified sectional hopes he expressed in the second inaugural address: "Both [sides] read the same Bible, and pray to the same God; and each invokes His aid against the other. . . . The prayers of both could not be answered — that of neither has been answered fully." Lincoln's...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Biography & Autobiography - 1865 - 842 pages
...might cease with, or even before, the conflict itself should cease. Each looked for an easier triumph, and a result less fundamental and astounding. Both read the same Bible, and pray to the same (rod ; and each invokes His aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to...
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Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865): grondlegger van de moderne Verenigde Staten van ...

Presidents - 2007 - 253 pages
...might cease with or even before the conflict itself should cease. Each looked for an easier thriumph, and a result less fundamental and astounding. Both...the other. It may seem strange that any man should ask a just God's assistance in judge not, that we be not judged. The prayers of both could not be answered....
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Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and the War Years

Carl Sandburg, Edward C. Goodman - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 463 pages
...might cease with, or even before, the conflict itself should cease. Each looked for an easier triumph, and a result less fundamental and astounding. Both...aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask ajust God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's...
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Bonds of Affection: Civic Charity and the Making of America--Winthrop ...

Matthew S. Holland - Religion - 2007 - 336 pages
...might cease with, or even before, the conflict itself should cease. Each looked for an easier triumph, and a result less fundamental and astounding. Both...aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's...
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Mrs Keckly Sends Her Regards

Tim Jorgenson - Fiction - 2007 - 236 pages
...might cease with, or even before, the conflict itself would cease. Each looked for an easier triumph, and a result less fundamental and astounding. Both...aid against the other. It may seem strange that any men should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's...
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Divine Parodies & Holy Histories: With Select Poems

Paul Hughes - Religion - 2007 - 104 pages
...might cease with or even before the conflict itself should cease. Each looked for an easier triumph and a result less fundamental and astounding. Both...God, and each invokes His aid against the other. It seems strange that a man should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing bread from the sweat...
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