North Carolina Schools and Academies, 1790-1840: A Documentary History (Google eBook)

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Charles Lee Coon
Edwards & Broughton printing Company, state printers, 1915 - Education - 846 pages
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Page 670 - For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of an archangel, and with the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And thus we shall always be with the Lord.
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Page 670 - Christ shall rise first : then they which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air : and so shall they ever be with the Lord.
Page 515 - He will, at the same time, open an Evening School for the purpose of instructing Children of Colour, as he intends, for the accommodation of some of his employers, to exclude all Children of Colour from his Day School. The Evening School will commence at an hour by Sun.
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