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" I therefore beg leave to move, That henceforth prayers, imploring the assistance of heaven, and its blessing on our deliberations, be held in this assembly every morning before we proceed to business; and that one or more of the clergy of this city be... "
The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and Historical ... - Page 155
by Benjamin Franklin - 1837
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The British Review, and London Critical Journal, Volume 11

1818
...interests, our projects will be confounded, and we ourselves shall become a reproach and a byeword down to future ages. And what is worse, mankind may...this city be requested to officiate in that service. "[Note by Dr. Franklin.] The convention, except thrfe or Jour persons, thought prayers unnecessary.''...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - Statesmen - 1818
...interests, our projects will be confounded, and we ourselves shall become a reproach and a bye-word down to future ages. And what is •worse, mankind...morning before we proceed to business; and that one or iHOK' of the clergy of this city be requested to officiate in that service. [Note by Dr. Franklin.]...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - 1818
...war, and conquest. I therefore beg leave to move, "That henceforth prayers, imploring the assist nee of Heaven, and its blessing on our deliberations,...this city be requested to officiate in that service. fXote by Dr. Franklin.] " The convention, except three or four persons, thought prayers unnecessary...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1819
...therefore beg leave to move, • ' That henceforth prayers, impioiing the assistance of Heaven, and ils blessing on our deliberations, be held in this assembly...to business; and that one or more of the clergy of Ibis city be requested to officiate in that service." Dr. Franklin adds, in a note to hia Letters just...
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A Political and Civil History of the United States of America ..., Volume 2

Timothy Pitkin - United States - 1828
...therefore beg leave to move, that henceforth prayers, imploring the assistance of heaven, and its blessings on our deliberations, be held in this assembly every...this city be requested to officiate in that service." A committee was chosen by ballot, consisting of one from each state, and the convention adjourned for...
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The Quarterly Christian Spectator

Theology - 1829
...beg leave to move, that henceforth, prayers, imploring the assistance of heaven, and its blessings on our deliberations, be held in this assembly every...this city be requested to officiate in that service." Vol. II. p. 246. O, how happy will it be for our nation, and for our world, when every legislator shall...
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The Life of George Washington

Anna C. Reed - 1832 - 266 pages
...henceforth prayers, imploring the assistance of Heaven, and its blessing on our deliberations, be made in this assembly every morning before we proceed to...this city be requested to officiate in that service." One member only opposed this motion, and a person who was present relates, that whilst be was making...
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The Relation of Christianity to Civil Government in the United States: A ...

Jasper Adams - Anglican Communion - 1833 - 64 pages
...hereafter, from this unfortunate instance, despair of establishing government by human wisdom, aiid leave it to chance, war, and conquest. I, therefore,...city, ,be requested to officiate in that service." (Franldin't Works, vol. i. 474.) The opinion of Washington in regard to the necessity of religion to...
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A History of the United States of America: From the Discovery of the ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1833 - 540 pages
...therefore beg leave to move, that henceforth prayers, imploring the assistance of Heaven, and its Oiessings on our deliberations, be held in this assembly every...this city be requested to officiate in that service." This suggestion, it need scarce/y be saio, was favorably received by the convention, and from that...
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The authenticity of the Bible

Origen Bacheler, Robert Dale Owen - Bible - 1833
...leave to move, that henceforth, prayers, imploring the assistance of Heaven, and its blessings upon our deliberations, be held in this Assembly every...this city be requested to officiate in that service." This motion he said he urged, after having alluded to the slow progress which was made by Congress...
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