The Holy Earth

Cover image for

Download


Author: L.H. Bailey
Published: 1915
Language: English
Wordcount: 38,495 / 116 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 64.2
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 786
Added to site: 2010.07.16
mnybks.net#: 28451
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Essays, Religion, Nature

Nature, man, and God are indissolubly identified, as they are in fact as well as scripture, in this ethically incisive and socially wide-visioned volume.

Show Excerpt

read belief in the sudden ending of the world, by collision or some other impending disaster, and in the common apprehension of doom; and lately by speculations as to the aridation and death of the planet, to which all of us have given more or less credence. But most of these notions are now considered to be fantastic, and we are increasingly confident that the earth is not growing old in a human sense, that its atmosphere and its water are held by the attraction of its mass, and that the sphere is at all events so permanent as to make little difference in our philosophy and no difference in our good behavior.

I am again impressed with the first record in Genesis in which some mighty prophet-poet began his account with the creation of the physical universe.

So do we forget the old-time importance given to mere personal salvation, which was permission to live in heaven, and we think more of our present situation, which is the situation of obligation and of service; and he who loses his life shall

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The Holy Earth by L.H. Bailey - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for The Holy Earth by L.H. Bailey - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for The Holy Earth by L.H. Bailey - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for The Holy Earth by L.H. Bailey - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for The Holy Earth by L.H. Bailey - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for The Holy Earth by L.H. Bailey - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

How to Use Your Mind
by Harry D. Kitson
Walden
by Henry David Thoreau
Acres of Diamonds
by Russell H. Conwell
Abraham Lincoln
by Rev. T.M. Eddy
Business Hints for Men and Women
by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
About the Holy Bible
by Robert Green Ingersoll
The Art of Money Getting
by P.T. Barnum
The Elements of Drawing
by John Ruskin

See more popular titles from this genre.