The Methodist Review, Vol. 33 : Bimonthly; July, 1917 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Methodist Review, Vol. 33: Bimonthly; July, 1917 Present Emperor, wayward then as his son is now. It was worth much to a young man all aglow with a divine passion for learning, which in the ceaseless drive of the ministerial life hasfnever amounted to much, to stand at the Frederick statue when the tr00ps mounted guard in the morning and have a good look at the old Emperor Wilhelm I in the palace windows opposite, for how much of modern history centered in him! Memories of good Methodists there in the church on Junker Strasse, their piety and Gastfreundlichkeit, and quiet meditations at the resting places of Fichte and Hegel, Schleiermacher and Neander, the church historian through whose volumes, six of them in Torrey's trans lation, I had waded some years before, alternating with Geiseler and Ba - ur's First Three Centuries, come to me as I write these lines in the Rocky Mountains, when in the village the bells are sounding the tocsin of war. It seems evident then that no unholy bias warps the judgment of him who in this hour would speak a kindly word for all foreign Speaking peoples within our gates. 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.
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