The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 6, December 1863

Devoted to Literature and National Policy

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1863
Language: English
Wordcount: 79,587 / 240 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.8
LoC Category: J
Downloads: 374
Added to site: 2006.07.31
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Genres: Periodical, Politics
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itself, with all its vastness, its powers and its mysteries, was created for this. It is simply God's great schoolroom. He has floored it with the emerald queen of the earth and of the gleaming seas. He has roofed it with a sapphire dome, lit with flaming starfire and sun blaze. He has set the great organ music of the spheres reverberating forevermore through its high arches. He has put his children here, to train them for their grand inheritance. He has ordered nature and life and circumstance for this one great end.

Therefore the Nation is not a joint-stock company. It is not a paper association. It is not a mutual assurance society for life and property. That is the shallow, surface notion that makes such miserable babble in political speeches. The Nation is Divine and not Human. It is of GOD's making and not of man's. It is a moral school, a spiritual training institute for educating and graduating men. For that purpose it is alive. Men can make associations, companies, compacts. God only

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