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Identifier: 07244119.1178.emory.edu
Title: A dictionary of religious knowledge [electronic resource]: for popular and professional use, comprising full information on Biblical, theological, and ecclesiastical subjects
Year: 1875 (1870s)
Authors: Abbott, Lyman, 1835-1922 Conant, Thomas Jefferson, 1802-1891
Subjects: Theology Religion
Publisher: New York : Harper
Contributing Library: Emory University, Pitts Theology Library
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Library, Young Mens Christian Association Building, New York. intellectual, moral, and social welfare ofyoung men. The urgency which called theseorganizations into existence was the needof some substitute for a home for the home-less young men in the great towns and cit- ies. For these provision is made by read-ing-rooms, free libraries, courses of lectures,prayer-meetings, social gatherings, and oth-er similar instrumentalities. In some of therooms care is taken to provide innocent and

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(jiinnasium, Young Mens Christian Association Building, New York. ZACCHEUS 983 ZACHARIAS healthful recreations. In some of them thereare chess and checkers, in others a gymna-sium. Subsidiary to this, the great work ofthese associations, are various other forms ofChristian activity. The Christian Commis-sion organized during the civil war for the re-lief of soldiers was the product of a conven-tion of delegates from the various ChristianAssociations of the North in New York city.The Pacific Railroad Mission, similarly or-ganized by a Christian Association Conven-tion, sent out Christian delegates to visitthe various stations along the line of thatrailroad while it was in process of construc-tion, and to endeavor by the preaching ofthe Gospel to counteract the evil influenceof the liquor-shop, and the gamblers whoswarmed all along the line of the road.Street-preaching in the cities, accompaniedby tract distribution and tenement-housevisitation, has been carried on very vigor- ously by


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