Treasury of Favorite Song; In Three Volumes, Songs and Hymns of the Millions of Yesterday, To-Day and To-Morrow Volume 2

Treasury of Favorite Song; In Three Volumes, Songs and Hymns of the Millions of Yesterday, To-Day and To-Morrow Volume 2

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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. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...being. "The soul of the Christian religion," says Goethe, " is reverence." It is also the great, inclusive act or condition of man as he comes into perfection. Goethe adds, with profound suggestiveness, that it must be taught. The highest conception of the use of creation is as a tuition in reverence. Whatever else it may teach, it teaches this, or, if it fails in this, it teaches nothing. Materialism is breaking up and disappearing under the discovery of laws and processes and causes for which it has no explanation, and all things are resorring into mere symbols of will and mind and feeling. Already matter has eluded the touch of our senses, and our recognition of it as a thing in itself is a mere conventionality of speech. The resolution of it into force or motion, and of its processes into forms of thought, is a drawing out of more than every alternate thread from the veil that hangs between creation and its Source; the veil may never be wholly put aside, but it grows continually thinner, letting through revealing rays of truth and glory. When this process gets full recognition--as it surely will--and men become tired THE CAMPBELLS ARE COMING. 8 Allegro. Old Scotch Air. mm. _ _ _ _ u The Campbells are comin', O ho, O ho, The Campbells are com-in', i Campbells are com-in' to bon-nie Loch-lev-en, The Campbells are comin', O ho, O ho! of the senseless play of agnostic phrases and catchwords, and philosophy triumphs as it always has triumphed and always will, there will be but one voice issuing from creation--the voice of praise, and but one feeling issuing from the heart of man--the feeling of reverence before the revealed Creator. Then the heart of man will require some form of expression for its mighty and universal...show more

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  • Paperback | 138 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 259g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236631102
  • 9781236631107