The Blind Man's Creed, and Other Sermons (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Blind Man's Creed, and Other Sermons It gives an added interest to the event that the blind man was the first confessor in the new kingdom. He was that sort of person that we should suppose our Lord would have found it particularly pleasant to do something for. He was ready to do what he could for himself, if what he could not do for himself the Lord would do for him. And so when he was told to go and wash, he went without making any words about it. Unlike Naaman, Willingness was one char acteristic of him. Sturdiness was another. He spoke his mind, even though it cost him the accusation Of heresy and the verdict of excommunication. His thoughts were distinct, and, therefore, his utterances were so. One thing I know: I was blind; now I see. Crisp thinking makes crisp speaking. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 258 pages
- 152 x 229 x 14mm | 349g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 4 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white