Journal of the Annual Convention

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Page 12 - Christ; and see that you never cease your labour, your care and diligence, until you have done all that lieth in you, according to your bounden duty, to bring all such as are or shall be committed to your charge, unto that agreement in the faith and knowledge of God, and to that ripeness and perfectness of age in Christ, that there be no place left among you, either for error in religion, or for viciousness in life.
Page 74 - He was a member of the corporation for the relief of the widows and children of clergymen in the communion of the Protestant Episcopal Church from 1831, until his death, and much of the time its President.
Page 90 - ... holding, and enjoying, to them and their successors, any real estate in fee simple or otherwise, and any goods, chattels, and personal estate, and...
Page 8 - When any member is about to speak, or deliver any matter "to the House, he shall, with due respect, address himself to the President, confining himself strictly to the point in debate.
Page 79 - I do testify that AB, for the space of three years last past, hath lived piously, soberly and honestly, and hath not, so far as I know or believe, written, taught, or held any thing contrary to the doctrine or discipline of the Protestant Episcopal Church...
Page 78 - Church, stating, that in their opinion, he possesses extraordinary strength of natural understanding, a peculiar aptitude to teach, and a large share of prudence; and the Bishop, with the consent of the Standing Committee, shall have granted said dispensation.
Page 80 - No person shall be ordained Priest, unless he shall produce to the Bishop a satisfactory Certificate from some Church, Parish, or Congregation, that he is engaged with them, and that they will receive him as their Minister...
Page 67 - It shall be the duty of the vestry to take charge of the property of the Church, to regulate all its temporal concerns, to elect and call a minister and provide for his maintenance, to keep order in the Church during the celebration of Divine worship, and in general to act as helpers to the minister in whatever is appropriate for laymen, for the furtherance of the Gospel.
Page 80 - ... by the Standing Committee of any Church destitute of a Bishop, if he have resided for the greater part of the three years last past within the Diocese of any Bishop, shall apply to such Bishop for Ordination. And such Candidate shall produce the usual testimonials, as well from the Committee of the Diocese in which he has resided, as from the Committee of the Church in the Diocese for which he is to be ordained.
Page 60 - An act to provide a fund for the relief of the widows and children of the clergy of the Protestant Episcopal Church in Ohio. O. L,, XXXV, 202, March 13, 1837. An act to incorporate the Stark County Orphans

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