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THE

PEACE READING-BOOK ;

BEING A

SERIES OF SELECTIONS

FROM

THE SACRED SCRIPTURES, THE EARLY CHRISTIAN FATHERS,
AND HISTORIANS, PHILOSOPHERS, AND POETS, THE

WISE AND THOUGHTFUL OF ALL AGES ;

CON DEMNATORY OF THE

PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF WAR;

AND INCULCATING THOSE OF

TRUE CHRISTIANITY;

DESIGNED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS, AND FOR PRIVATE TUITION.

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“ My kingdom is not of this world; if my kingdom were of this world, then
would my servants fight.

“Forgive your enemies; do good to them that hate you."--OUR SAVIOUR.
Follow peace with all men."-ST. PAUL.

“ We know but of one anthem composed and sung by angels, and this most
harmoniously combines the GLORY OF GOD IN THE HIGHEST, with PEACE ON
EARTH, and GOUD-WILL TO MAN."-HANNAH MORE.

LONDON:

CHARLES GILPIN, 5, BISHOPSGATE WITHOUT ;

AND TO BE HAD OF ALL BOOKSELLERS.

1844.

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