The Shipwrecked Mariner

The Shipwrecked Mariner

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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. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...of the place. A hand-bill, coutaing an appeal to them on behalf of 'he Society, is being translated and printed in Welsh, for circulation throughout the principality. GoBLESTON, NORFOLK.--Collection after Lecture, September 15th, on "The Period," in the Public Hall, ty William Lovell, Esq., Mr. Alderman Touell, JJP., 11 the chair, supported by e Rev. G. W. Tomkdns, Vicar of the parish, and -veral leading gentlemen.. 2 2 2 law Of Whithorn.--Proceeds of a Regatta, per Mr. """Duff 6 10 0 London.--Sermon in St. Urge's Cathedral, South, per His Eminence Car(luwiManning (LifeGov.).. 32 0 0 His Eminence took his text from the First Epistle general of St. John, viz. "God is love, and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God and God in him." After alluding at length to the great law of charity which should rule all men, His Eminence appealed for aid towards the "Shipwrecked Mariners' Society." On this subject he said: And now this brings me to the matter on which I wish to speak to you to-day; I am about to ask your alms for as true a work of the love of God and your neighbour as can be set before you. It is wonderful that a charitable society for the relief of shipwrecked mariners should not be long ago in existence. When I look back I mourn that England, which for nearly 200 years has been the greatest maritime power in the world, should not have established this charity before it did. England, which for a hundred years I may say, has been the " Queen of the Sea"--whose sails have overshadowed all waters--England, which has had a population of its sons afloat on the sea more numerous than any other people, with a marine of war equal to any three kingdoms, and with a commercial marine which...show more

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  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 399g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236613988
  • 9781236613981