Great Archers and Their Weapons and Fresh Arrows from Many Quivers

Great Archers and Their Weapons and Fresh Arrows from Many Quivers : A Study of Illustrative Powers of Pulpit Orators, with Selections of Their Illustrations (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Great Archers and Their Weapons and Fresh Arrows From Many Quivers: A Study of Illustrative Powers of Pulpit Orators, With Selections of Their Illustrations In his City Without a Church, he illustrates the difference between reverie and doing, in this way: I. Heaven - If Heaven were a siesta, religion might be conceived of as a reverie If the future life were to be mainly spent in a Temple, the present life might be mainly spent in a Church. But if Heaven be a City, the life of those who are going there must be a real life. 'the man who would enter John's Heaven, no matter what piety or what faith he may profess, must be a real man. Christ's gift to men was life, a rich and abundant life. And life is meant for living. And abundant life does not show itself in abundant dreaming, but in abundant living - in abundant living among real and tangible objects, and to actual and practical purposes. 'his servants, ' John tells us, 'shall serve.' In this vision of the City he confronts us with a new definition of a Christian man - the perfect saint is the perfect citizen. Drummond's interpretation of John's prophecy about the coming City, is very striking. 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.show more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 245g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243246013
  • 9780243246014