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The manliness of piety

a lecture, delivered before the Halifax Young Men"s Christian Association, on Tuesday evening, 31st January, 1860

by Ebenezer E. Ross

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Published by s.n.] in [Halifax, N.S.? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ebenezer E. Ross
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 40470, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 40470
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (17 fr.).
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24587553M
ISBN 100665404700

Virtue (Latin: virtus, Ancient Greek: ἀρετή "arete") is moral excellence.A virtue is a trait or quality that is deemed to be morally good and thus is valued as a foundation of principle and good moral being. Personal virtues are characteristics valued as promoting collective and individual greatness. In other words, it is a behavior that shows high moral standards. The New Catholic Manliness During the post-conciliar years the concept of distinct and proper Catholic masculinity had gradually become repressed — almost non-existent. However the future of the.

  There is a word that describes manliness, the Romans and the Greeks used it. It has long since been forgotten by modern man. Virtue or "Virtus", is a latin term used to describe the ideal actions and qualities of a Roman. Originally the term was applied to men, but has covered women also. Fervent piety had an effect in all these areas - religion had helped develop a new kind of manliness where piety as well as daring had a place. RICHARD BLAKE is the author of Evangelicals in the Royal Navy, (Boydell ).

Furthermore, being subject to higher powers is part of piety, a quality which Peter possesses throughout the text (Conway Perhaps nothing indicates Peter’s manliness in the book : Eric C. Stewart.   From my father's reputation and my memory of him: modesty and manliness. 3. From my mother: piety and bountifulness, to keep myself not only from doing evil but even from dwelling on evil thoughts, simplicity too in diet and to be far removed from the ways of the rich.


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