Definition of mistreatment:
- "The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series", Walter Lynwood Fleming.
It is difficult to speak strongly enough of the mistreatment of Scripture, under the name of religion: it has been spoilt more than any other subject in the curriculum, chiefly by being taken too often and too slightly, by teachers who may be in themselves deeply religious, but who have not applied intelligence to this matter.- "The Child Under Eight", E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith.
- "The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon", Alexander Maclaren.