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APPLIED THEOLOGY

BY

Rev. F. C. MONFORT, D.D.

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Author of Sermons for Silent Sabbaths;
Ecclesiastical Discipline; The Law
of Appeals; Socialism and

City Evangelization.

MONFORT & COMPANY

CINCINNATI

PUBLIC LIBRARY

313350 ASTOR, LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS

1905

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1904, PREFACE.

By F. C. MONFORT, In the Office of the Librarian of Congress,

at Washington.

The value of things depends on their use. Art for Art's sake is beautiful to those who appreciate it, but “Art applied to industry" is useful to humanity. Pure mathematics is the perfection of mental discipline, but “Applied mathematics" is the better half of almost every other science. So Theology finds its best use when applied. Every doctrine has its practical side. Thoughts of God suggest duty and privilege. It is the purpose of this book to discuss doctrines with mphasis on their application to practical life.

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