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The character outcome of present-day religion

Betts, George Herbert

The character outcome of present-day religion

300 churchmen judge the effect of current teaching and preaching

by Betts, George Herbert

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Published by Abingdon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity.,
  • Religious education.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] George Herbert Betts.
    SeriesThe Abingdon religious education monographs, History of religions preservation project -- MN41778.4.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination117 p.
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14026647M
    OCLC/WorldCa45627303

    Character Lessons. In addition to the doctrinal, allegorical, and historic lessons to be gained from a study of the book of Job, there are a number of important character attributes illustrated therein. 1. The patience of Job—bearing up over the removal of all our temporal possessions and even our health, still praising the Lord. 2.   Any religion lives within a society, and the ethical sensibility of that society, as defined by the laws, is what should dictate the external behavior. The freedom of [expressing a] religion, in other words, is a personal right that ends where the society has a different position.

    The character John Proctor faces a similar predictament in The Crucible. Based on the actual events of the Salem Witch Trials, Arthur Miller wrote The Crucible, surrounding accusations of witchcraft in Salem where Abigail Williams, a young girl, accused several men and women in the town of Salem with the charge of witchcraft, resulting. The solution revolves around the kind of character we wish to instill in our offspring. As an alternative to humanistic ideas, we need to examine afresh ideas that are found in the Book of books—the Bible. It contains advice that emanates from the Creator of life itself, teaching that God is the author of true character.

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