Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 50,468 / 146 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 74.9
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 618
Added to site: 2011.09.15
mnybks.net#: 30757
Genre: Religion
Excerpt

r without names. Just at this particular season of the year, the presence of weeds in the garden or on the farm raises a colossal doubt as to the fact of any wisdom guiding the divine voice when, in a majestic sweep of its omnipotent power on the third day of the drama of creation, it called into being the grass, the herb, the tree and whatsoever bears leaf or blade or flower. To those who have to pull the weeds out of the ground they are a curse of the first magnitude, and how a creator, who had common sense, could take pride in making such vegetable abortions as weeds we cannot comprehend. The most worthless things in Nature are the most prolific. Chickweed will cover an acre while clover is considering where it is best to go into business, and every pesky, nasty little weed will live and laugh when the queenly corn droops its head in the sun, and the beet and turnip cannot get nourishment enough to keep them alive.

It is just the same in the animal world. An immense quantity of useless beings go abo

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel Kelley Washburn - 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 Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel Kelley Washburn - 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 Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel Kelley Washburn - 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 Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel Kelley Washburn - 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 Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel Kelley Washburn - 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 Is The Bible Worth Reading And Other Essays by Lemuel Kelley Washburn - 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.

Meditations
by Marcus Aurelius
The Age of Reason
by Thomas Paine
The Bhagavad-Gita
by Anonymous
Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark
by Jens Christian Aaberg
The City of Delight
by Elizabeth Miller
Autobiography of a Yogi
by Paramhansa Yogananda
The Abominations of Modern Society
by T. De Witt Talmage
Bahá’í Prayers
by The Báb

See more popular titles from this genre.