Victory out of Ruin

Victory out of Ruin

by Norman Maclean
     
 

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"[...]
'It isn't merely what you see outside,' went on the little man, polishing his shining poll, 'but look inside the churches themselves-any one of the hundreds in this city-and what do you find? You find the house of God given over to an unholy merchandise. Every church is parcelled out into so many square feet, and these are bought and sold as ecclesiastical

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"[...]
'It isn't merely what you see outside,' went on the little man, polishing his shining poll, 'but look inside the churches themselves-any one of the hundreds in this city-and what do you find? You find the house of God given over to an unholy merchandise. Every church is parcelled out into so many square feet, and these are bought and sold as ecclesiastical allotments. Did you ever think of that gruesome traffic, and the weirdness of it? That good news of Love brooding over all, caring even for the grass and the sparrow, has now become the monopoly of the renter, while the poor are shut out. And it was at first proclaimed to the poor without money and [...]".

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ISBN-13:
9781530565207
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
06/06/2016
Pages:
88

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