Sermons, 1905-1919

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This sermon concerns the relationship between humans and "the Unseen," referring to God and/or the underlying principles of order and morality of the universe. This sermon is from the bound collection that includes sermons from May 24, 1908 to August 9, 1908. This document is incomplete and only contains the first two of five sections of the sermon. The outline, included in the supplemental materials, gives an overview of the sermon's entirety.

Date refers to Date Given.

The primary downloadable document contains the original document followed by the transcription. The bottom of each item page also features the primary document as an embedded pdf for browsing. Also included in the supplemental files are Davis' original outline for this sermon as well as Davis Baird's transcription.

Transcription by Davis Baird. Item description based off writing and context provided by Davis Baird.


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

Rights Statement

The Open Way and the Life of Man



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