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Little Books on Religion

Edited by W. ROBERTSON Nicoli, LL D.

FAITH, HOPE, LOVE

‘We look, not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal ; but the things which are not seen are eternal.'

2 Cor. iv. 18.

THAT ABIDE

Faith : hope : Love

(1 Cor. xiii. 13)

BY

SIR W. T. GAIRDNER,

K.C.B., M.D., ETC.

FORMERLY PROFESSOR OF MEDICINE IN

THE UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW

LONDON
HODDER AND STOUGHTON

27 PATERNOSTER ROW

1993

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PUBLICLIBRARY
281335

ASTOR, TENX AND
TILDEN-

A TIONS.
1803

Edinburgh : Printed by T. and A. CONSTABI

PREFACE

THE origin of this small volume, stated briefly, is as follows:- In the summer of 1900 the Rev. Dr. Gentles, minister of the Abbey Parish, Paisley, applied to the author to deliver one of a series of addresses on Sunday evenings in the autumn, on a variety of topics touching the Christian life; the subject being, in this instance, left open to choice, but so as to be in conformity with the general framework of arrangements for the series.

The address on 'Faith' was accordingly delivered in the Abbey Church, to a large audience, and was subsequently reported, in abstract, in a local newspaper, and revised for publication in the British Weekly of November 1900. After an interval of two years Dr. Gentles was kind enough

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