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PICTURES OF MISERY!

"SENSATION" TRIALS IN AUSTRIA.

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A SERMON ON THE GOLDEN RULE OF CHRISTIANITY. On Sunday evening the fourth of the special services was held in the large open space under the dome of St. Paul's Cathedral, and there was an overwhelming con- gregation—by far the largest of the present year. The sermon was preached by the Rev. Dr. J. C. Miller, Vicar of Greenwich and Rural Dean, who selected for his text the 7th chapter of St. Matthew's gospel, verse 12, Therefore all things, whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them, for this is the iavi and the prophets He said that this was the royal law, the golden rule of Christianity, all whose precepts were of a practical character and eminently applicable to the details of private life. He adverted to the phases presented by the commercial life of the present day, and remarked that the worship of Mammon, intellect, and sensual pleasure formed the Trinity of these times. He de- nounced in unsparing terms the conduct of those men whom he designed rogues and scoundrels, who by con- cocting bubble prospectuses and issuing fraudulent debentures plunged thousands of their fellow- creatures into misery, and the conduct of those smaller traders who by false weights, scanty measures, and adulterations defraud the poor. In con- nexion with this matter he highly commended the courage of a member of the Hou-e ot Com- mons who, in the face of his constituents, stood forward and condemned such frauds. Referring to the distress which prevailed in various quarters of London, he remarked that no English clergyman could now from his pulpit declare that Dives was sit- ting in luxury while Lazarus was lying at his gate. Let them look at the columns of any newspaperiof any single day and they would find the most gratifying in- stances of the munificence not only of the aristocracy but of all classes of the people. There stood before the congregation that night the clergyman of a subur- ban parish who had received, in lesa than a week, in answer to an appeal in one single newspaper, lieariy 2 OOOZ. Now that was a startling and most gratifying proof of the munificence of the people of this land, and if there was a fault amongst the large-hearted givers, it was an impul*ive&Bu that led them into indiscretion, inducing them, while helping the poor, to forget that organisation was necessary, and that while it was a blessed thing to help the poor they should not destroy the seU. reliance of the people, or pauperise a population whieh should rather be elevated to independence. In con- nection with spiritual destitution he expressed hie regret that while hundreds of persons would give munificently for hospitals, refugees, and reformatories, they had not an equal sympathy for spiritual wants. There were at present in London 150,000 children who stood in need of Christian instruction, and notwithstanding the exertions of the Bishop of London in extending existing jrganisations, and setting new ones on foot, there was a frightful amount of work yet unaccom- plished. He trusted that this great movement would soon receive a more mighty impulse by the munifi- cence of the wealthy and the united eontributions of all classes of the people. The discourse, which was delivered with extraor- dinary animation, and which was heard with distinct- ness over the vast space covered by the congregation, was listened to with marked attention.

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