Sermons, 1905-1919

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undated, circa 1905-1919


A short and possibly incomplete sermon focusing on the need for "an abundant life," a life that provides for the necessities and speaks to our creative and adventurous impulses to discover more. Davis states that we must respond to those "knocked into the ditch of poverty," and coordinate labor with thought. He includes quotations from John Ruskin's Crown of Wild Olive and The Stones of Venice.

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Earl Clement Davis, sermons, minister, Unitarianism, religion, labor

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Sermon on Labor



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