Article image

lii St. Paul's .Schoolroom on lucsday evening ii most interesting and instructiv. lecture on modern Sunday school methods was delivered by Mr .J. Reid, ;i wellknown enthusiast in Sunday school work. .After pointing om the weakness of the old sterotyped methods, the lecturer went on to emphasise the fact that ail true work in this direction must, be based upon a. scientific study of the child-mind. As the child of lour years differs from the child of twelve, so the teaching must bo adapted to the different stages of development. This can only be accomplished by the adoption of a graded .system of children, lessons, teachers, and if possible, buildings. In order to create a veal .Sunday school atmosphere, the buildings must be used for the, work that their name implies—they must be real church schools, and, not abortions used for all secular purposes. At the close of the lecture, Mr Reid answered a number o£ questions, and was accorded a very hearty vote of thanks bv those present,

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

Page 4 Advertisements Column 4, Issue 15631, 23 October 1914

Word Count

Page 4 Advertisements Column 4 Issue 15631, 23 October 1914

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.