meaning of BISHOP OF DURHAM, 9 VES 399

BISHOP OF DURHAM, 9 VES 399 meaning in Law Dictionary

Charity, as used in the Massachusetts Sunday law, includes whatever arises from a sense of moral responsibility or a sense of kindness and mankind, and is meant wholly for the intended purpose of the relief or convenience of some other, and never for one's very own benefit or satisfaction. Doyle v. Railroad Co., 118 Mass. 195, 197, 19 Am. Rep. 431