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Conscience and eloquence

Thomas, R. George.

Conscience and eloquence

Chaucerʼs Pardoner : an inaugural lecture given on 7 May 1975 at University College, Cardiff

by Thomas, R. George.

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Published by University College, Cardiff in Cardiff .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaucer, Geoffrey, -- d. 1400.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby R. George Thomas.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16440575M

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quotes from John Henry Newman: 'I sought to hear the voice of God and climbed the topmost steeple, but God declared: "Go down again - I dwell among the people.', 'God has created me to do Him some definite service.

He has committed some work to me which He has not committed to another. I have my mission. I may never know it in this life, but I shall be told it in the next.

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