Unity Volume 31

Unity Volume 31

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1893 edition. Excerpt: ...dug a great ditch between him and what it has called the brute creation. This has naturally brought mountainous abuse to the lower animals. # In the recent death of Miss Anna Huidekoper, of Meadville, the Theological School and the Unitarian Church of that place, as well as the cause cf education and philanthropy, have lost a faithful and efficient friend. It is notoften thata womanso young in years has risen into so large a place of trust and usefulness. As the daughter of the lamented Prof. Frederic Huidekoper, and one of his executors, she entered into his work as trustee of the Brooks Fund and a member of the Board of Directors of the Theological School with consecrated intelligence. She was carrying on most diligently and successfully the work her father so loved and honored. Unity joins with the large circle of loving friends in sympathy to the bereaved family, and in affectionate remembrance of a gentle, loving soul. One of the most pathetically interesting figures at the Parliament of Religions was that of Christophore Jibara, with his long hair and silken robe; a pilgrim from far off Damascus, once an active prelate of the Greek church, an author and scholar, an adept in French, Russian, Arabic, as well as the local tongue, but not familiar with the English. By a course of study he has come essentially to the conclusion occupied by our Unitarian fathers of fifty years ago, viz: for textual reasons he discards the dogma of the Trinity. By similar study he has c me to recognize the Old Testament, the New Testament and the Koran as a trilogy of revelation fitting into each other, complementing each other, and forming together a body of revealed truth competent to save the world. These views he has set forth in a pamphlet entitled, ..show more

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  • Paperback | 842 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 42mm | 1,474g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236949587
  • 9781236949585