Families are the nurseries for church and commonwealth; ruin families and ruin all

Increase Mather 1639-1723*

„Families are the nurseries for church and commonwealth;

Ruin families and ruin all.“

*Mather, Increase – He served as president of Harvard from 1685-1701, simultaneously preaching at Boston’s North Church (North Square) from 1664 until his death 1701.

Quote from his work:  „A call from heaven, to the present and succeeding generations or A discourse wherein is shewed“Boston 1679

Dieser Beitrag wurde unter Ehe & Familie abgelegt und mit , , , , verschlagwortet. Setze ein Lesezeichen auf den Permalink.