Journal of the ... Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Pennsylvania, Issues 53-57

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order of the convention, 1837
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Page 12 - 3. No member shall absent himself from the service of the house, unless he have leave, or be unable to attend. 4. When any member is about to speak in debate, or deliver any matter to the house, he shall rise from his seat, and without advancing, shall, with due respect, address himself to
Page 16 - 5. No member shall speak more than twice in the same debate, without leave of the house. 6. A question being once determined shall stand as the judgment of the house, and shall not be again drawn into debate, during the same session, unless with the consent of twothirds of the house. 7.
Page 12 - President, confining himself strictly to the point in debate. 5. No member shall speak more than twice in the same debate, without leave of the house. 6. A question being once determined shall stand as the judgment of the house, and shall not he again drawn into debate, during the same session, unless with the consent of
Page 13 - 8. Every member who shall be in the house when any question is put, shall, on a division, be counted, unless he be particularly interested in the decision. 9. No motion shall be considered as before the house, unless it be seconded and reduced to writing when required. 10. When any question is before the
Page 12 - RULES OF ORDER. 2. When the president takes the chair, no member shall continue standing, or shall afterwards stand up, unless to address the chair. 1. The business of every day shall be introduced with a form of prayer prescribed by the bishop.
Page 20 - and report the same to the bishop, and sentence of suspension from the ministry shall pass against him for contumacy: but the said sentence may be reversed by the bishop, if within three calendar months the accused shall tender himself ready, and accordingly appear and take his trial on the presentment: but if
Page 45 - Not unto us, O Lord, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy mercy, and for thy truth's sake.
Page 27 - that the officiating of the said clergyman is, under any and all circumstances, prohibited ; and like notice shall he give to the bishop, or if there be no bishop, to the standing committee of the diocese, to which the said clergyman belongs. And such prohibition shall continue in force until the bishop of
Page 44 - the United States of America; and have for that purpose formed a congregation at in and are now desirous to he incorporated agreeably to the provisions of the Act of the General Assembly of Pennsylvania, entitled " An Act, to confer on certain associations of the citizens of this Commonwealth, the powers and immunities of corporations or bodies politic in law.
Page 18 - 8. Every member who shall be in the house when any question is put, shall, on a division, be counted, unless he be particularly interested in the decision. 9. No motion shall be considered as before the house, unless it be seconded and reduced to writing when required. 10. When any question is before the house, it shall be determined on before

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