Mr. Bingle

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Published: 1915
Language: English
Wordcount: 86,766 / 249 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.8
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 750
mnybks.net#: 4812
Origin: gutenberg.org

How a little clerk always pinched in income suddenly becomes rich and, gratifying his dearest desire by adopting a large family of children, keeps his flock together through all his ups and downs of fortune.

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hat if all men lived up to the teachings of "The Christmas Carol" the world would be sweeter, happier, nobler, and the churches could be put to a better use than at present, considering (as he said) that they now represent assembling places for people who read neither Dickens nor the Scripture but sing with considerable intelligence. It was his contention that "The Christmas Carol" teaches a good many things that the Church overlooks in its study of Christ, and that the surest way to make good men out of ALL boys is to get at their hearts while their souls are fresh and simple. Put the New Testament and "The Christmas Carol" in every boy's hand, said he, and they will create a religion that has something besides faith for a foundation. One sometimes forgets that Christ was crucified, but no one ever forgets what happened to Old Scrooge, and as Mr. Bingle read his Bible quite assiduously it is only fair to assume that he appreciated the relativeness of "The Christmas Carol" to the greatest Book in all the worl

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