Romanism And The Republic; A Discussion Of The Purposes, Assumptions, Principles And Methods Of The…

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byIsaac J. Lansing

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1890 Excerpt: ... Sermon THE PURPOSE OF ROMANISM TO DESTROY OUR PUBLIC SCHOOLS: THEIR ALLEGED AND ACTUAL REASONS. My discourse to-night is a continuation of that of last Sunday evening, and I resume by inviting your attention to the same text as we then used, which you will find in the First Epistle to the Corinthians, the tenth chapter and the fifteenth verse: "I speak as to wise men: judge ye what I say." Before the army of the Tennessee, in 1876, General Grant used the following weighty words: "If we are to have another contest in the near future of our national existence, I predict that the dividing line will not be Mason and Dixon's, but it will be between patriotism and intelligence on one side, and superstition, ambition and ignorance on the other. In this centennial year, the work of strengthening the foundation of the structure laid by our forefathers one hundred years ago, should be begun. Let us all labor for the security of free thought, free speech, free press, and pure morals, unfettered religious sentiments, and equal rights and privileges for all men, irrespective of nationality, color or religion. Encourage free schools, and resolve that not one dollar appropriated to them shall be applied to the support of any sectarian school: resolve that any child in the land may get a common school education, unmixed with atheistic,pagan, or sectarian teachings; Keep the Church and State forever separate." He also wrote, when President, in his message to Congress, recommending the passage of an amendment to the national Constitution, "prohibiting the granting of any school funds or school taxes, or any part thereof, either by legislative, municipal or other authority, for the benefit, or in aid, directly or indirectly, of any religious sect or denomination; or in aid, o...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1890 Excerpt: ... Sermon THE PURPOSE OF ROMANISM TO DESTROY OUR PUBLIC SCHOOLS: THEIR ALLEGED AND ACTUAL REASONS. My discourse to-night is a conti...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.23 inPublished:February 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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