Journal of a convention [afterw.] of the annual convention

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Page 33 - Provide neither gold, nor silver, nor brass, in your purses; nor scrip for your journey, neither two coats, neither shoes, nor yet staves ; for the workman is worthy of his meat.
Page 33 - These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, Go not into the way of the Gentiles, and into any city of the Samaritans enter ye not; but go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
Page 94 - To him the porter openeth, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out. And when he putteth forth his own sheep, he goeth before them, and the sheep follow him, for they know his voice. And a stranger will they not follow, but will flee from him, for they know not the voice of strangers.
Page 113 - We, whose names are hereunto written, do testify, from evidence satisfactory to us, that AB, for the space of three years last past, hath lived piously, soberly, and honestly ; and hath not, so far as we know or believe, written, taught, or held any thing contrary to the doctrine or discipline of the Protestant Episcopal Church; and moreover, we think him a person worthy to be admitted to the sacred order of...
Page 129 - He that soweth little shall reap little ; and he that soweth plenteously shall reap plenteously. Let every man do according as he is disposed in his heart, not grudgingly, or of necessity ; for God loveth a cheerful giver. 2 Cor. ix. Let him that is taught in the Word minister unto him that teacheth, in all good things.
Page 54 - I pray not that thou shouldst take them out of the world, but that thou shouldst keep them from the evil.
Page 119 - ... shall deliver, or cause to be delivered to the bishop, or, where there is no bishop, to the standing committee of the diocese, notice of the same, in the following form or to this effect : " We, the church wardens (or, in case of an assistant minister, We, the rector and church wardens), do certify to the Right Rev.
Page 9 - ... consecration, which certificate shall be produced to the house of bishops ; and if the house of bishops shall consent to the consecration, they may take order for that purpose.
Page 116 - 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 115 - Hebrew languages, and other branches of learning not strictly ecclesiastical, to be dispensed with, the standing- committee shall not recommend him as a candidate, until he has laid before them a testimonial, signed by at least two presbyters of this 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.

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