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fire. But, as time has symbolic lights within, without kindling " El Islam is essentially an Asiatic form of belief, and proved, could not progress beyond the limits opposed to it by geography. Not having a St. Paul to modify it, to change it, the Saving Faith

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Old Moorish Walls, Tabifa. ' Nevertheless Islam mainbroke upon the rock of a new race." tained itself in Spain for a long time, and has left many an echo of its

influence to clash with western progress, or to remind us of how continually an obliterated force leaves something of vitality behind.

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A stick, once fire from end to end Now, ashes, save the tip that holds

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a spark.

Yet, blow the spark, it runs back, spreads A little where the fire was. . . ." •

EI

Islam.

Sir R. Burton.

itself

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