A charge delivered to the clergy of the diocese of Rochester, at his second visitation in 1885


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第 67 頁 - Jews ; to them that are under the law, as under the law, that I might gain them that are under the law; To...
第 92 頁 - He in whom the love of repose predominates will accept the first creed, the first philosophy, the first political party he meets, — most likely his father's. He gets rest, commodity, and reputation ; but he shuts the door of truth.
第 59 頁 - Not one of these numerous house-tops But hides some spectral form of misery, Some peevish, pining child and moaning mother, Some aged man that in his dotage scolds, Not knowing why he hungers, some cold corse That lies unstraightened where the spirit left it.
第 59 頁 - ... consequently, if we are to wait for improvement till the cool, the calm, the discreet part of mankind begin it, till church governors solicit, or ministers of state propose it, I will venture to pronounce that (without His interposition with whom nothing is impossible) we may remain as we are till the renovation of all things.
第 96 頁 - Church ; the promises of forgiveness of sins, and of our adoption to be the sons of God by the Holy Ghost, are visibly signed and sealed; faith is confirmed, and grace increased by virtue of prayer unto God.
第 5 頁 - the world did not vanish from my eyes, it rather assumed larger proportions, as I myself did. I began to see therein a noble sufferer needing help. I could imagine nothing comparable to the happiness of ministering to it under the eye of God, with the help of the Cross and the Gospel of Christ ! " That is a just and balanced statement of the theory and practice of Christian service.
第 68 頁 - Therefore it is necessary to say at the same time that they must be obeyed because they are laws, as superiors must be obeyed, not because they are just, but because they are superiors. All sedition is averted, if this principle be established and it be understood what is rightly the definition of justice.
第 6 頁 - The strength of a man's virtue must not be measured by his efforts, but by his ordinary life.
第 101 頁 - Canst thou in any measure spread abroad Reverence over the hearts of men? That were a far higher task than any other. Is it to be done by Art; or are men's minds as yet shut to Art, and open only at best to oratory; not fit for a Meister, but only for a better and better Teufelsdreck ; Denk...