The Rice Institute Pamphlet Volume 7

The Rice Institute Pamphlet Volume 7

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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. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...no idea we would ever go into another great war, as science would prevent it; but science clothed herself in scarlet robes and became procuress to the lords of hell. We had no idea we would go into another war, because our lofty social ideals would prevent it; but our lofty social ideals were utterly powerless when the crisis came. Then did the heart of humanity turn to the teachings of Jesus. The one hope of the world to-day, and the one hope of the world tomorrow, is in what Jesus is, and in the truths that Jesus has brought into this world, and in the moral influence that Jesus has turned loose in this world. Much has been said in recent months about the church by men who surely do not know what is going on in the world. One thinks, sometimes, that some of these critics have been living in a cave or in a monastery somewhere, because they are thoroughly out of touch with the modern world. The most vital institution in the life of to-day is the Church of Jesus Christ. The institution that lies closest to the heart of humanity is the Church of Jesus Christ. The institution that has done more to rally the forces of righteousness for this great war than any other institution or group of institutions is the Church of Jesus Christ. The institution that holds the greatest hope for the future is the Church of Jesus Christ. The institution which is rallying the forces of righteousness for the supreme struggle in overthrowing the strongholds of iniquity everywhere is the Church of Jesus Christ. One's best chance to make one's life count for good is in cooperation with the forces of Christianity as organized in the church. And this is the only thing worth while--the doing of something that will make the world better. You have, no doubt, read Count...show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 159g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236508823
  • 9781236508829