Already the nations are groaning under the burdens of militarism, and are for ever diverting energies that might be employed in the furtherance of useful productive work to purposes of an opposite character.
He spent his whole strength in the furtherance of his ideas.
Athanasius was a man of action, but he also knew how to use his pen for the furtherance of his cause.
In 1643, when the full legal establishment of Presbytery had just been consummated, the assembly, asked by the English W parliament to arrange a league to be signed in both countries for the furtherance of reformed religion, agreed, but asked that the league should be a religious one.
His policy was to strengthen the monarchy and to use it for the furtherance of a comprehensive scheme of reform.