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" 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
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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 menothing." Charity is but another name for rational, effective, and enduring love. In this education...
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Unrelated Business Income Tax: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on ..., Part 3

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means. Subcommittee on Oversight - Nonprofit organizations - 1988 - 2361 pages
...(Hopkins 1983) requires subjective altruism, despite the teaching of St. Paul: "And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing" { 1 Corinthians 13:3). Ignoring motive may be a necessity for the tax system: the search for...
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The Servant's Hand: English Fiction from Below

Bruce Robbins - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 261 pages
...first directly related to the sense of Christian love, as in the Pauline use: 'though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing' (i Corinthians 13) where the act without the feeling is seen as null." 26 Etymological rehabilitation...
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Susanna Wesley: The Complete Writings

Susanna Wesley - Religion - 1997 - 528 pages
...wanting a good foundation and a right conduct. Thus St. Paul: "Though I give my body to be burned and all my goods to feed the poor and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing." 19 I have not time to discourse on divine charity, but shall only mention a few instances...
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View from Calcutta

Sukanta Chaudhuri - Calcutta (India) - 2002 - 243 pages
...benefit from the words of Saint Paul that Mother Teresa has been known to quote: 'Though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing.' ' Mother Teresa was alive at this time, and being subjected to a particularly derogatory...
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Etty: The Letters and Diaries of Etty Hillesum, 1941-1943

Etty Hillesum - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 800 pages
...used to be, that they will collectively wake up to a higher world order." "And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing.'"1 At least you don't have to suffer with me, S., spoiled darling that you were, I am able...
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He Came Down from Heaven and the Forgiveness of Sins

Charles Williams - Religion - 2005 - 204 pages
...love of a particular kind. Long afterwards Saint Paul caught up the dreadful cry: 'though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing'. It is not surprising that Messias saw the possibility of an infinitely greater knowledge...
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Brahms's Song Collections

Inge van Rij - Music - 2006 - 271 pages
...of vocal line i Example 3. 3 Falling thirds in op. 121/4 mir nichts ntitze' (And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor . . . and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing). It is love that distinguishes man from the cattle of the first song: man, like the beasts,...
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