Excerpt from Sun-Rise Addresses From a City Pulpit Now I think that Jesus would have us learn from that that wickedness is t the home-land Of the soul, and that all the unrest and the dissatisfaction of the wicked is just the craving Of his heart for home. We were t fashioned to be at home in sin. We bear the image of God, and God is goodness. The native air of this mysterious heart is the love and purity and joy of heaven. SO when a man deliberately sins, and all the time hungers for better things, it is t the hunger for an impossible ideal; it is the hunger Of his soul for home. Ah! Do t forget that you can satisfy that hunger instantly. To-night, out of the furthest country, in a single instant of time, you may come home. We are t like the emigrant in the far west Of Canada longing for Highland hills he will t see for years. God waits. Christ says, Return this very hour.' Though your sins be as scarlet, they Shall be white as sw. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.