The Healing of the Nations: A Treatise on Medical Missions, Statement and Appeal

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Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions, 1899 - Missions, Medical - 95 pages

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Page 6 - I am in earnest. I will not equivocate — I will not excuse — I will not retreat a single inch. AND I WILL BE HEARD.
Page 21 - He's true to God who's true to man ; wherever wrong is done, To the humblest and the weakest, 'neath the all-beholding sun, That wrong is also done to us ; and they are slaves most base, Whose love of right is for themselves, and not for all their race.
Page 20 - Love Divine will fill thy storehouse, Or thy handful still renew ; Scanty fare for one will often Make a royal feast for two. For the heart grows rich in giving ; All its wealth is living grain ; Seeds, which mildew in the garner, Scattered, fill with gold the plain.
Page 95 - Break thou these yokes ; undo These heavy burdens. I ordain A work to last thy whole life through, A ministry of strife and pain. " Forego thy dreams of lettered ease, Put thou the scholar's promise by, The rights of man are more than these.
Page 20 - The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me ; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek ; he hath sent me to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound...
Page 71 - And a man shall be as an hiding place from the wind, and a covert from the tempest ; as rivers of water in a dry place, as the shadow of a great rock in a weary land.
Page 66 - It takes a soul, To move a body : it takes a high-souled man, To move the masses . . even to a cleaner stye : It takes the ideal, to blow a hair's-breadth off The dust of the actual. — Ah, your Fouriers failed, Because not poets enough to understand That life develops from within.
Page 34 - I will follow that system of regimen which, according to my ability and judgment, I consider for the benefit of my patients, and abstain from whatever is deleterious and mischievous.
Page 80 - I cared not where or how I lived, or what hardships I went through, so that I could but gain souls to Christ.
Page 34 - He is a path, if any be misled; He is a robe, if any naked be ; If any chance to hunger, He is bread ; If any be a bondman, He is free ; If any be but weak, how strong is He! To dead men life He is, to sick men health ; To blind men sight, and to the needy wealth; A pleasure without loss, a treasure without stealth.

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