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Set forth in General Conventions of sard Church, in the years of
our Lord, 1789, 1808, and 1826.
STANDARD STEREOTYPE EDITION.
Stercotyped by L. Johnson.
In pursuance of a resolution of the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church, in the United States of America, we, the subscribers, a Com. mittee authorized for the purpose, do hereby publish the Hymns of the said Church, and those set forth by the said Convention at their session in November, in the year of our Lord 1826; and this edition of the said Hymns. agreeably to the aforesaid resolution, is to be the standard copy.
JOHN HENRY HOBART,
SAML. H. TURNER,
General Theological Seminary.
WM. AUGUSTUS MUHLENBERG,
Rector of St. George's Church, Flushing, Long-Island. April 10, 1827.
Eastern District of Pennsylvania, to wit :
BE IT REMEMBERED, that on the ninetcenth day of April, in the fifty-first year of the independence of the United States of America, A. D. 1827, the Right Reverend Wm. White, the Rev. Jackson Kemper, Wm. Meredith and Horace Binney, a committee of the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church, in the United States of America, in the year 1826, of
the said District, have deposited in this cifce the title of a book, the right whereof they claim as proprietors, in the words following, to wit: “ Hymns of the Protestant Episcopal Church, in the United States of America
Set forth in General Conventions of said Church, in the years of our Lord, 1789, 1808, and 1826."
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