Henry Ward Beecher

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Henry Ward Beecher


Born
in The United States
June 24, 1813

Died
March 08, 1887

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Henry Ward Beecher (June 24, 1813 – March 8, 1887) was a prominent, theologically liberal American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, abolitionist, and speaker in the mid to late 19th Century.

An 1875 adultery trial in which he was accused of having an affair with a married woman was one of the most famous American trials of the Nineteenth century.

Average rating: 3.78 · 278 ratings · 39 reviews · 384 distinct works
Twelve Causes of Dishonesty

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Conflict of Northern and So...

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Life Thoughts Gathered From...

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Prayers from Plymouth Pulpit

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Norwood: or, Village life i...

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Lectures And Orations By He...

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Comforting Thoughts Spoken ...

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Gamblers and Gambling

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The National Flag

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“Where is human nature so weak as in the bookstore?”
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“We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.”
Henry Ward Beecher

“Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.”
Henry Ward Beecher

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