The Latter-Day Saints' Millennial Star, Vol. 63

The Latter-Day Saints' Millennial Star, Vol. 63 : February 21, 1901 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Latter-Day Saints' Millennial Star, Vol. 63: February 21, 1901 One of the questions that occupy the minds of the thoughtful at the turning point of the centuries is this: Is the moral progress proportionate to the advancement in other directions? This is a most important question. The increase of wealth, the diffusion of culture, the flourishing of arts, are not by themselves a sufficient guarantee for the future. Civilizations have perished in past centuries, and their monuments been buried under the dust of ages; not because the arts and sciences were neglected, but because the very life and marrow of the nations that were the standard bearers, had become so affected by moral disease, that they were unable to stand the onslaught of barbarous hordes, and defend the light and treasures entrusted to their care. W. T. Stead pointedly asks, what the century has done for the family life, to make it more close, more affectionate, more sacred. And he finds on the one hand the decay or the entire abandonment of family prayers. 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 | 22 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 1mm | 45g
  • Forgotten Books
  • English
  • 2 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243303300
  • 9780243303304