A History of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1741-1892

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Times publishing Company, 1903 - Bethlehem (Pa.) - 809 pages
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Contents

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1
II
7
III
31
IV
59
V
80
VI
127
VII
178
VIII
230
XI
386
XII
426
XIII
484
XIV
536
XV
583
XVI
640
XVII
683
XVIII
718

IX
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Page 246 - I have been in the deep; in journeyings often, in perils of waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen, in perils by the heathen, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren; in weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.
Page 559 - An act to revive and continue in force an act in addition to an act, entitled 'An act in addition to an act regulating the grants of land appropriated for military services, and for the Society of the United Brethren for propagating the Gospel among the Heathen, and for other purposes," in which they desire the concurrence of the Senate.
Page 69 - And he said unto me, Son of man, the place of my throne, and the place of the soles of my feet, where I will dwell in the midst of the children of Israel for ever...
Page 176 - ... further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That nothing in this Act contained shall be construed to extend to...
Page 579 - Know ye that the Lord he is God : it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise : be thankful unto him, and bless his name. For the Lord is good ; his mercy is everlasting ; and his truth eudureth to all generations.
Page 211 - Our said county, as well within liberties as without, according to the force, form, and effect of the same, and to chastise and punish all persons that offend against the form...
Page 199 - ROCK of ages, cleft for me, Let me hide myself in Thee ; Let the Water and the Blood, From Thy riven side which flowed, Be of sin the double cure, . Cleanse me from its guilt and power...
Page 488 - Pennsylvania. When the dying flame of day, Through the chancel shot its ray, Far the glimmering tapers shed Faint light on the cowled head, And the censer burning swung, Where before the altar hung That...
Page 464 - Saturday or Sunday. I send Dr. Jackson before them, that you may have time to order your affairs in the best manner. These are dreadful times, consequences of unnatural wars. I am truly concerned for your society and wish sincerely this stroke could be averted, but 'tis impossible. I beg Mr. Hasse's assistance. Love and compliments from, my d'r sir, Your affectionate humble servant, WILLIAM SHIPPEN, DG
Page 471 - I found was disagreeable ; but at the same time perceived that they did not choose to complain much lest their complaints should be thought to proceed not so much from their sufferings as from a dislike to the American Cause. This people, like the Quakers are principled against bearing Arms; but are unlike them in this respect, they are not against paying such taxes as Government may order them to pay towards carrying on War, and do not I believe, in a sly underhand way aid and assist the Enemy while...

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