2 edition of A memoir of the life of the Right Rev. William Meade, D. D., bishop of the Protestant Episcopal church in the diocese of Virginia. found in the catalog.
Published December 22, 2005 by Administrator in Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library
|Statement||Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library|
|Publishers||Scholarly Publishing Office, University of Michigan Library|
|LC Classifications||December 22, 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 90 p. :|
|Number of Pages||84|
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Christ Church Philadelphia page images at HathiTrust• "-- Chrysostom on the Priesthood.
Convention 32nd : 1854 : Milledgeville, J.by Henry Riley Gummey page images at HathiTrust• I then laid them aside entirely and now never read or think about them. He plainly admits the want of zeal and fidelity in many of the ministers as one of the causes of the low condition of the Church, and that the contrary qualifications were indispensable to her resuscitation. I am well aware of the folly of supposing that anyone age or generation can be an unerring standard of truth and holiness.
"] In order to form a due estimate of our character and condition, our trials and duties at the present day, it would be well sometimes to look back to our past history in our own and mother country.
I remember that three years since, at the close of our last General Convention, a communication appeared in our public papers announcing with all the forms of sincerity and truth, that a celebrated astronomer of the old world, had by means of an instrument of mighty power made a near approach to the moon; that he had clearly seen not merely mountains, seas and lakes, but temples and private houses, the worshippers and the inhabitants, clearly discerning their different pursuits.by Thomas James Lacey page images at HathiTrust•
"Priests, he said, should so live as to be copies of what they preached by their own lives, and dissolute ones should be expelled from their offices.
In so doing we shall walk in the old paths of our fathers, whose mild and tolerant spirit ever shrunk from the bitterness of invective and the cruelty of persecution.
Bedell page images at HathiTrust• Let us not severely upbraid or boastingly triumph, but rather sympathize with them and pray that God may direct all to his glory.