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Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of the United States (Volume 2) (Paperback) Loot Price: R405
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Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of the United States (Volume 2) (Paperback): Francis Lister Hawks
Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of the United States (Volume 2) (Paperback): Francis Lister Hawks

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Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of the United States (Volume 2) (Paperback)

Francis Lister Hawks

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1839. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XVI. Feelings in Maryland concerning the General Theological Seminary--Maryland diocesan school--Opposition to it--Its constitutionality--Sanctioned by the Convention--Constitution of the Seminary--Bishop appointed a trustee--Refuses to serve--Issues a pastoral letter--Trustees reply to it--Suspend action for a time--Answer of some of the clergy to imputation cast on them in the pastoral letter--Reflections thereon--Final suspension of the diocesan school by the Convention--Diocesan missionary society--Clergy compelled to leave the State for want of support--Protest of the Convention against supposed political attachment of the Church--and against an establishment--Harmony of the Convention of 1824--Bishop's plan for obtaining a correct view of the diocese--Wants of the clergy--Convention.by resolution, approves of associations of the clergy--Death of Bishop Kemp--Sketch of his life and character. 1820. The subject of theological education was one likely to engage the attention of the Church, at an early period of her history. On the records of more than one of the dioceses, evidence may be found of the commendable solicitude manifested to provide the means of training a well instructed body of clergymen. For many years, however, the subject was one of diocesan legislation only. At length it engaged the notice of the Church general. In 1817, the subject was formally brought before the General Convention, and it was resolved to establish a general theological seminary in New York. In 1820, it was determined to remove it to New Haven, and it was there put in operation. Such was the state of affairs when the Maryland Convention met in June, 1821. At this session, a resolution was proposed, setting forth, that whereas Virginia had determined to establ...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: February 2012
First published: February 2012
Authors: Francis Lister Hawks
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 5mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 96
ISBN-13: 978-1-150-65683-5
Barcode: 9781150656835
Categories: Books
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LSN: 1-150-65683-2

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