This 1867 collection of sermons includes “The Physician’s Calling,” “The Victory of Life,” “The Wages of Sin,” “The Shaking of the Heavens and the Earth,” “The Battle of Life,” “Cholera, 1866,” “The Great Commandment,” “The Wicked Servant,” “Civilized Barbarism,” and “The Meteor Shower.”
About the Author
Charles Kingsley (1819–1875) was an English clergyman, university professor, historian, and novelist—most closely associated with the West Country and Hampshire. Among his novels, the best known are Hypatia, Westward Ho!, and Hereward the Wake. He is also the author of the children’s classic The Water-Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby, a story about a boy chimney sweep.