Daily Devotional 7-20-16

Posted by on Jul 20, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

Word on Wednesday – by John Mason ‘Manners maketh…’ – July 20, 2016 1 The old proverb, ‘Manners maketh man’ has an interesting history and meaning. It may well have been the personal motto of William of Wykeham, Bishop of Winchester in the 14th century. It is the motto of New College Oxford and Winchester (School) that Wykeham founded. We also find it amongst the many proverbs included in William Horman’s Latin textbook, Vulgaria. Horman was...

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