History of Jews' College; November 11th 1855-November 10th 1905

History of Jews' College; November 11th 1855-November 10th 1905

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...it matters less if so it be that in all the various branches of work which our ministers have to do, it is character, and again character, which tells. Let not the man of intellect boast of his brains, let not the less gifted despair; for intellect will not, by itself, create character, neither will a comparative lack of it prevent character. And on the whole, too, the sensitive heart will be more able to supply the deficiencies of the understanding than the understanding to supply the deficiencies of the heart. Therefore, though in some respects the work of the ministry makes the highest possible demands upon you--needs the most perfect human instrument--still in other respects it is by no means the cleverest that do it best. He will probably become the best minister, let me say this in conclusion, who takes care that the training of character and will ever accompanies, and is never outstripped by, the training of the intellect, so that from stage to stage, the Mind and soul, according well, May make one music as before, But vaster. XIV. AMALGAMATION WITH MONTEFIORE COLLEGE. The idea of amalgamating Jews' College with one or more kindred theological institutions had long been cherished by the supporters of the older institution. Besides Jews' College, there were in operation two provincial Colleges, having similar aims. The Aria College, at Portsea, had been founded in 1874 by the will of the late Lewis Aria for the education of candidates for the Jewish Ministry, preferentially for those born in Hampshire. The Montefiore College at Ramsgate had been endowed by the will of Sir MOSES MONTEFIORE, in memory of Lady JUDITH, and included, besides a "Yeshiba" for learned men, which had been in existence since 1869, a newly-established training...show more

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  • Paperback | 50 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236680316
  • 9781236680310