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More zeal than discretion

Jimmy L. Bryan

More zeal than discretion

the westward adventures of Walter P. Lane

by Jimmy L. Bryan

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Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lane, Walter P. -- 1817-1892,
  • Texas. -- Militia -- Biography,
  • Veterans -- Texas -- Biography,
  • Generals -- Texas -- Biography,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865,
  • Texas -- History -- Revolution, 1835-1836,
  • United States -- History -- War with Mexico, 1845-1848

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJimmy L. Bryan Jr.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesElma Dill Russell Spencer series in the West and Southwest -- no. 31
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF390.L25 B79 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16680023M
    ISBN 101603440704
    ISBN 109781603440707
    LC Control Number2008010755

      Gabriel has more Avatar connections than playing Asami. In the live-action Avatar: The Last Airbender film (of which we shall not discuss), Gabriel . 1. Zeal in what is good consists in working out one’s salvation with all earnestness and fervor. Unless zeal springs from the love of God it is valueless. It must also be discreet, or it will do more harm than good. He whose zeal is without discretion is like a man who is gathering up the cockle in a field, roots up the wheat together with it (Matt. xiii. 29).

    John Piper is founder and teacher of and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is author of more than 50 books, including Desiring God: Meditations of a Christian Hedonist and most recently Coronavirus and Christ. "You seem to have a lot more ZEAL than you do discretion." Favorite Quotes "Life is all about timing the unreachable becomes reachable, the unavailable become available, the unattainable attainable.

    Zeal quotes from YourDictionary: Zeal is that pure and heavenly flame,The fire of love supplies ;While that which often bears the name,Is self in a zeal is merciful and mild,Can pity and forbear ;The false is headstrong, fierce.   False zeal is misguided. It pursues minor doctrines and disputable matters while putting aside the weightier matters of God’s law. It is obsessed with traditions and institutions rather than obedience. The Pharisees were far more concerned with the washing of cups than the cleansing of souls. False zeal is impulsive. It is inspired by.


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More Zeal Than Discretion: The Westward Adventures of Walter P. Lane Volume 31 of Elma Dill Russell Spencer Series in the West and Southwest: Author: Jimmy L. Bryan: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Texas A&M University Press, ISBN:Length:.

More Zeal Than Discretion book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Walter P. Lane emigrated from Ireland as a young boy, fought in /5(3). More Zeal Than Discretion: The Westward Adventures of Walter P. Lane (Elma Dill Russell Spencer Series in the West and Southwest Book 31) - Kindle edition by Bryan Jr., Jimmy L.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading More Zeal Than Discretion: The Westward Adventures of Author: Jimmy L. Bryan Jr. More Zeal than Discretion will appeal to historians and readers interested in Texas and the West, the Civil War, and the culture of American manhood.

New and free. Meditate with Jesse Israel. Listen free. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Author: Bryan, L Jimmy. Walter P. Lane emigrated from Ireland as a young boy, fought in three wars, sailed the Texas coast with a privateer, and traveled to California and Arizona in search of gold.

What drove this man, who in many ways typifies the adventurers who contributed to the westward expansion in Pages: Bryan shows how the adventurism of Lane and his comrades provided both ethos and impetus for the westward migration.

More Zeal than Discretion will appeal to historians and readers interested in Texas and the West, the Civil War, and the culture of American : Bryan, L Jimmy.

Get this from a library. More zeal than discretion: the westward adventures of Walter P. Lane. [Jimmy L Bryan] -- "Walter P. Lane emigrated from Ireland as a young boy, fought in three wars, sailed the Texas coast with a privateer, and traveled to California and Arizona in search of gold.

What drove this man. More Zeal Than Discretion: The Westward Adventures of Walter P. Lane avg rating — 3 ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving /5(4).

Book Reviews More Zeal than Discretion The Westward Adventures of Walter P. Lane Jimmy L. Bryan Jr. College Station: Texas A&M University Press. pp., 11 b&w photos, bibliography, index. $ cloth. Review by Stephen L. Moore The Battle of San Jacinto, in which Texas wrestled its independence from Mexico, was the.

“The Patriot-Warrior Mystique: John S. Brooks, Walter P. Lane, Samuel H. Walker, and the Adventurous Quest for Renown,” in Alex Mendoza and Charles David Grear, eds., Texans and War: New Interpretations on the State’s Military History (College Station: Texas A&M.

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Although I am a life-long adherent to social distancing, I admit that I am feeling a bit stir crazy as I shelter in place during this coronavirus outbreak. While I am committed to making my classes work online, I. Bryan shows how the adventurism of Lane and his comprades provided both ethos and impetus for the westward migration."More Zeal than Discretion" will appeal to historians and readers interested in Texas and the West, the Civil War, and the culture of American manhood.

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Bryan, Jr., Texas A&M University Press, $35, Hardcover. More Zeal Than Discretion: The Westward Adventures of Walter P. Lane (Nonfiction) Jimmy L. Bryan, Jr., Texas A&M University Press, $35, Hardcover.

Fanatics, as a class, have far more zeal than intellect and are fanatics only because they have. There can be no fanaticism but where there is more passion than reason; and hence, in the nature of things, movements originating in it run down in a short time by their folly and extravagance.

He also authored More Zeal Than Discretion: The Westward Adventures of Walter P. Lane (Texas A&M University Press, ) and edited Inventing Destiny: Cultural Explorations of U.S. Expansion (University Press of Kansas, ) and The Martial Imagination: Cultural Aspects of American Warfare (Texas A&M University Press, ).

It led to my remarking, with more zeal than discretion, that it came with a bad grace from him, to whom Startop had lent money in my presence but a week or so before. “Well,” retorted Drummle; “he’ll be paid.”. A tip to the oldsters: YOLO is an acronym for “You Only Live Once.” It shot to fame earlier this year thanks to the rapper Drake, whose song “The Motto” has the hook, “You only live once.

It would probably be within the range of that exaggeration permitted in Washington to say that assembled in this room is one of the most powerful peace-time forces known to our country.

The prosecutor has more control over life, liberty, and reputation than any other person in America. His discretion is tremendous. He can have citizens investigated and, if he is that kind of person, he can.

"Book II, Chapter XVIII." by Isabel Lady Burton () From: Miss Stisted asserts that the true cause of Burton's recall was Isabel his wife, who had espoused with more zeal than discretion the cause of the Shazli converts to Christianity.

She adds: "And while her husband, continually absent exploring or attending to the duties of his. 4 I admit that I entered upon this war with more zeal than discretion; for within forty days of the time when I received from you the empty title of commander I had raised and equipped an army and driven the enemy, who were already at the throat of Italy, from the Alps into Spain; # and over those mountains I had opened for you another and more.It needs more than the zeal of a turncoat to drive Apollo out of Parnassus.

But there is a class of the contemners of evangelical truth, characterized by more active zeal and decided measures. But, unhappily, in his zeal against Socinians and Sabellians, he .Dora planted, weeded, and watered carefully, systematically, and dispassionately.

As a result, her plot was already green with prim, orderly little rows of vegetables and annuals. Davy, however, worked with more zeal than discretion; he dug and hoed and raked and watered and transplanted so energetically that his seeds had no chance for their.