• OVER 5,000 ARTICLES AND QUOTES PUBLISHED!
  • Samuel at Gilgal

    This year I will be sharing brief excerpts from the articles, sermons, and books I am currently reading. My posts will not follow a regular schedule but will be published as I find well-written thoughts that should be of interest to maturing Christian readers. Whenever possible, I encourage you to go to the source and read the complete work of the author.

  • Blog Stats

    • 1,388,191 Visits
  • Recent Posts

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 1,274 other followers

  • Recommended Reading

Robert Winthrop On The Bible Or The Bayonet

Robert Winthrop

Quoting Robert Winthrop (Former Speaker of the US House of Representatives):

Men, in a word, must necessarily be controlled either by a power within them or by a power without them; either by the Word of God or by the strong arm of man; either by the Bible or by the bayonet. (Source: Robert Winthrop, Addresses and Speeches on Various Occasions (Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1852), p. 172 from his “Either by the Bible or the Bayonet.”)

One Response

  1. […] Robert Winthrop On The Bible Or The Bayonet (via Samuel at Gilgal) Posted on July 13, 2011 by loopyloo305 Quoting Robert Winthrop (Former Speaker of the US House of Representatives): Men, in a word, must necessarily be controlled either by a power within them or by a power without them; either by the Word of God or by the strong arm of man; either by the Bible or by the bayonet. (Source: Robert Winthrop, Addresses and Speeches on Various Occasions (Bost … Read More […]

    Like

Comments are closed.

%d bloggers like this: