Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. "
An Enquiry Into the Ground and Foundation of Religion: Wherein is Shewn ... - Page 124
by Thomas Chubb - 1740 - 157 pages
Full view - About this book

The Three Things that Abide: Faith; Hope; Love: I Cor. XIII, 13

Sir William Tennant Gairdner - Bible - 1903 - 141 pages
...this, even in the face of that most pregnant antithesis of the great apostle — 'Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing.' But this adoption of the Latin word ' caritas ' as the interpretation of agapt only carries...
Full view - About this book

Connectives of English Speech: The Correct Usage of Prepositions ...

James Champlin Fernald - English language - 1904 - 324 pages
...that; notwithstanding; as, the road is passable, though it has been raining hard. Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. 1 Cor. xiii, 8. But to my mind, though I am native here, And to the manner born, it is a custom...
Full view - About this book

Connectives of English Speech: The Correct Usage of Prepositions ...

James Champlin Fernald - English language - 1904 - 324 pages
...notwithstanding; as, the road is passable, //'",',.//, it has been raining hard. Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. 1 Cor. xiii, 8. But to my mind, though I am native here. And to the manner born, it is a custom...
Full view - About this book

Notes on Education for Mothers & Teachers

Caroline Southwood Smith Hill - Child development - 1906 - 121 pages
...this word what we mean by it — giving to the poor; on the contrary, he says, "Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing." He places charity above all knowledge. " Though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand...
Full view - About this book

The Launching of a University, and Other Papers: A Sheaf of Remembrances

Daniel Coit Gilman - Education - 1906 - 386 pages
...principle to help the forlorn and the unfortunate. Without this motive study is in vain. Though I give all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. Likewise, one might have all the knowledge that mankind has gathered up respecting pauperism,...
Full view - About this book

The Year of Grace

George Hodges - Sermons, American - 1906 - 308 pages
...right ministration to the poor, St. Paul considers in the half of a sentence : " Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing." The words are of such everlasting importance that they have given philanthropy a new name...
Full view - About this book

Library of Southern Literature: Biography

Edwin Anderson Alderman, Joel Chandler Harris, Charles W. Kent - American literature - 1909
...active beneficence, determined only by respect for the law, fails of completeness. Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. It is essential to duty that love be its spring. The service due is loving service. Let the...
Full view - About this book

Systematic Moral Education: With Daily Lessons in Ethics

John King Clark - Moral education - 1910 - 225 pages
...poor always ye have with you." 2. TOPIC: THE SPIRIT OF CHARITY. Quotation: "And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing." Questions: Explain above quotation. How then shall we give to the poor? 3. TOPIC: SPIRIT...
Full view - About this book

Sparks: A Series of Popular Reflections on Ethical and Social Topics

Leander M. Zimmerman - Conduct of life - 1912 - 272 pages
...believe they expect to buy their way to heaven. But Saint Paul furthermore says: "Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing." It seems, after all, that what counts for most in the sight of God is a heart of love. It...
Full view - About this book

The Christian Life in the Modern World

Francis Greenwood Peabody - Christian ethics - 1914 - 234 pages
...but it gives, not the help which may pauperize, but the help which may "edify." "Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. ' ' Charity is but another name for rational, effective, and enduring love. In this education...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF