Christian philanthropy exemplified in a memoir of the rev. Samuel Wilson Warneford. Illustr. by extracts from his letters

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1855/n.p./130

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Página 102 - There was a certain man in Caesarea called Cornelius, a centurion of the band called the Italian band, a devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
Página 88 - Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not high-minded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us richly all things to enjoy ; that they do good, that they be rich in good works, ready to distribute, willing to communicate, laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.
Página 90 - As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
Página 134 - ... in a practical and professional manner, and according to those evidences of facts and phenomena which anatomy, physiology, and pathology so abundantly supply ; but always and especially with a view to set forth, by instance or example, the wisdom, power, and goodness of God, as revealed and declared in Holy Writ.
Página 100 - ... whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life ? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away. For that ye ought to say, If the Lord will, we shall live, and do this, or that.
Página 101 - Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in death they were not divided : they were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions.
Página 113 - Whoso hath this world's good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him ? 1 St.
Página 134 - ... amount, as may seem to the Trustees most likely to advance the great ends in view, which are to combine religious with scientific studies and pursuits, to make Medical and Surgical Students good Christians, as well as able practitioners in Medicine and Surgery. The compositions written for these prizes to be of a religious as well as scientific nature ; the subject to be taken out of any branch of Anatomical, Physiological, or Pathological Science, and to be handled in a practical or professional...
Página 129 - I beg to say that, after such consideration as I have been able to give to the subject, I am of the opinion that the change suggested is not desirable at the present time.
Página 84 - And in this way, during a life which had exceeded fourscore years and ten, he had personally, by his own act and deed, settled upon works of surpassing usefulness sums of money, which the writer has good grounds for figuring at £200,000.

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