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abolition of slavery abolitionism abolitionists Africans American Anti-slavery Society Amistad ANTHoNY BENEZET anti-slavery cause ARTHUR TAPPAN attended believe benevolent Boston brethren Britain British and Foreign called character Chinese christian church CINQUE citizens coloured committee Convention cotton dollars duty ELISHA Tyson emancipation England evil favour feeling Foreign Anti-slavery Society GERRIT SMITH give hand hired human hundred influence informed interest John John WoolMAN Joseph STURGE labour land large number late letter LEwis TAPPAN liberty Maryland master Meeting for Sufferings Mendi Mendians ment Month moral nations negroes object opium oppressed party peace persons Philadelphia population present President principles prisoners pro-slavery proceedings received respect SAMUEL WEBB sentiments servants slave slave-holders slave-trade Society of Friends spirit suffering testimony thee things thou thousand tion told trade United whole Yearly Meeting York
第 lxxiii 頁 - What is man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of man, that thou visitest him? For thou hast made him a little lower than the angels, and hast crowned him with glory and honour. Thou madest him to have dominion over the works of thy hands ; thou hast put all things under his feet...
第 iii 頁 - Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume ; And we are weeds without it. All constraint, Except what wisdom lays on evil men, Is evil : hurts the faculties, impedes Their progress in the road of science ; blinds The eyesight of Discovery ; and begets In those that suffer it a sordid mind Bestial, a meagre intellect, unfit To be the tenant of man's noble form.
第 lxxix 頁 - Thus saith thy son Joseph, God hath made me lord of all Egypt: come down unto me, tarry not: and thou shalt dwell in the land of Goshen, and thou shalt be near unto me, thou, and thy children, and thy children's children, and thy flocks, and thy herds, and all that thou hast: and there will I nourish thee; for yet there are five years of famine; lest thou, and thy household, and all that thou hast, come to poverty.
第 20 頁 - In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thine hand: for thou knowest not whether shall prosper, either this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good.
第 xliii 頁 - When I can read my title clear To mansions in the skies, I'll bid farewell to every fear, And wipe my weeping eyes.
第 lxxi 頁 - And he that stealeth a man, and selleth him, or if he be found in his hand, he shall surely be put to death.
第 lxxix 頁 - Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the servant which is escaped from his master unto thee: he shall dwell with thee, even among you, in that place which he shall choose in one of thy gates, where it liketh him best : thou shalt not oppress him.
第 lxxvii 頁 - I charged your judges at that time, saying, Hear the causes between your brethren, and judge righteously between every man and his brother, and the stranger that is with him. Ye shall not respect persons in judgment ; but ye shall hear the small as well as the great : ye shall not be afraid of the face of man ; for the judgment is God's : and the cause that is too hard for you, bring it unto me, and I will hear it.