Archives of the General Convention, Volume 5

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Page 273 - of the -world and the Child of the skies; Thy genius commands thee; with rapture behold, While ages on ages thy splendours unfold. Thy reign is the last and the noblest of time; Most fruitful thy soil, most inviting thy clime; Let the crimes of the East ne'er encrimson thy name; Be freedom and science, and virtue thy fame.
Page 196 - An Essay on the Church. For my Brethren and Companions' sake, I will wish thee Prosperity. Yea because of the House of the Lord our God, I will seek to do thee good. Psalm cxxii.
Page 590 - For my Brethren and Companions' sake, I will wish thee Prosperity. Yea, because of the House of the Lord our God, I will seek to do thee good."—Psalm cxxii.
Page 249 - GROAN HE BIDS THE WORLD ADIEU BUT OH THE SOUL THAT NEVER DIES AT ONCE IT LEAVES THE CLAY YE THOUGHTS PURSUE IT WHERE IT FLIES AND TRACK ITS WONDROUS WAY.
Page 589 - By John Henry Hobart, DD, Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the State of New-York, Rector of Trinity Church in the City of New-York, and Professor of Pastoral Theology and Pulpit Eloquence in the General Theological Seminary.
Page 379 - By John Henry Hobart, DD Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the State of New-York, Rector of Trinity Church in the City of New-York, and Professor of Pastoral Theology and Pulpit Eloquence in the General Theological Seminary.
Page 473 - My Son, if thou come to serve the Lord prepare thy soul for temptation, for Gold is tried in the fire
Page 535 - Church in the United States of America, assembled in Trinity Church, in the City of New York, 1817 An Address to the Biennial Convention, held at Greenfield, Mass., 1818 Pastoral Letter to the Members of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Eastern Diocese. 1821 Two Sermons in the National Preacher. 1827 Discourses on the most important Doctrines and Duties of the Christian Religion. 8vo. 1830
Page 551 - presbyters, or, if there be no bishop, the Convention, or the standing committee of the diocese or state, if the authority should be committed to them by the Convention, shall recommend to such ministers to relinquish their titles to their
Page 594 - •'•People will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors.

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