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1875 Excerpt: ...him. I am Dr Sir "Yr most obed serv-." Ge
Washington. Preparations for the Attack of Boston. S7 "P. S. If you
are not Ingaged I should be glad of your company at dinner at 2
o'clock." February 4th, Sunday, --Dr. Langdon preached this morning
from Micah iv. 5; "For all people will walk every one in the name
of his God, and we will walk in the name of the Lord our God
forever and ever." His sermon in the afternoon was from the text: .
" Lord, when thy hand is lifted up, they will not see: but they
shall see, and be ashamed for their envy at the people; yea, the
fire of thine enemies shall devour them." They were warm, earnest
discourses, burning with patriotism and loyalty to God. It is a
pleasure to listen to the words of our good President, whenever he
visits the camp and occupies Dr. Appleton's pulpit. February
nth.--To-day the pulpit was filled by Rev. Mr. Noble of
Newburyport, who preached a good sermon from Revelatioa xix. 5:
"And a voice came out of the throne, saying, Praise our God all ye
his servants, and ye that fear Him, both small and great." The
meeting-house was well filled, in spite of the intense cold which
crept through the doors and windows, and did its best to turn us
all into icicles. The wind whistled its loudest, and blewits
heaviest, so that the good minister's voice'was often lost in the
tumult. Having no cellar under the building, cold feet are the
order of the day these wintry Sabbaths, for all who are not
provided with a foot-stove, to send its pleasant warmth through the
whole body. I wonder when the time will come that the meeting-house
will be allowed the comfort of a stove February 2.7th.--General
Washington has issued orders, that "all officers, non-commissioned
|Country of origin:
Mary Williams Greely
||246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
||Paperback - Trade
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