Excerpt from Words for the Workers: In a Series of Lectures to Workingmen, Mechanics, and Apprentices The following pages were written for workers who wish for words of encouragement and hope to strengthen them in their toil; I wish to forestall the critics, therefore, by saying to them, Gentlemen, these pages sure t for you. In the midst of many pressing cares, I have endeavored to speak to an emergency; and while I am sensible of the great defects of my work, I permit my words to go forth, because I believe I have spoken truth which may be of benefit to a larger number of the workers than I can personally reach. I am t unaware that the problem, What may best be done by Christianity for the working classes? 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.