Quarterly register and journal of the American education society [afterw.] The American quarterly register, conducted by E. Cornelius [and others]., Volume 3

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Page 173 - But watch thou in all things, endure afflictions, do the work of an evangelist, make full proof of thy ministry.
Page 314 - For if thou altogether boldest thy peace at this time, then shall there enlargement and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place; but thou and thy father's house shall be destroyed: and who knoweth whether thou art come to the kingdom for such a time as this...
Page 281 - ... state ; yet it is exceedingly rare to meet with a boy or girl, who has attained the age of nine or ten years, that cannot read and write with ease. Domestic education is most rigidly attended to ; and it is no uncommon thing, to hear youths repeat passages from the Greek and Latin authors, who have never been farther than a few miles from the place where they were born.
Page 273 - By general instruction, we seek, as far as possible, to purify the whole moral atmosphere ; to keep good sentiments uppermost, and to turn the strong current of feeling and opinion, as well as the censures of the law, and the denunciations of religion, against immorality and crime.
Page 275 - ... wages alone, in the common schools of the state. Thus it will be seen, that where the state, or the revenue of the School Fund, pays one dollar for teachers' wages, the inhabitant of the town pays by a tax on his town, and by voluntary contribution in his district, more than four dollars for the same object. This latter sum of four dollars is made...
Page 253 - But the Lord said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature ; because I have refused him : for the Lord seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the Lord looketh on the heart.
Page 282 - Latin authors, who have never been farther than a few miles from the place where they were born ; nor do I scarcely ever recollect entering a hut, where I did not find some individual or another capable of entering into a conversation with me, on topics which would be reckoned altogether above the understandings of people in the same rank of society in other countries of Europe.
Page 262 - Bee it enacted, that for the advance of learning, education of youth, supply of the ministry, and promotion of piety...
Page 175 - Yea doubtless, and I count all things hut loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord...
Page 215 - OHIO. THE first permanent settlement of Ohio was commenced at Marietta, in 1788 ; in 1789, the country was put under a territorial government, and called the Western Territory...

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