An Anglo-Chinese Calendar Volume 2

An Anglo-Chinese Calendar Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1845 edition. Excerpt: ... is satisfied ot the beneficial effects that resulted during the year before last from the services of an Examining Committee; and they therefore resolve to continue this measure and adopt it as a standing rule of the S0ciety--the Examining Committee of three to be appointed annually in the same manner as the other Otficers of the Society. 4. Proposedby the Rev. Mr. Stanton, and seconded by T. Mackean, Es(i_, That the thanks of the Society be accorded to Mr. Macy for tl1r-satisfactory manner in which he has discharged his duties during the absence 0fMr. Brown. Th9 Society then proceeded to the election of Officers, and at the suggestion of the Chairman the same course was adopted as at the last Meeting-of electing' them by 11 show of hands, subject to the appeal of any Member present who should prefer a ballot. The following gentlemen were then unanimously The R4, -man Catholics have missions in nearly all the provinces: but ve have not the means ofgivmg the exact tiumber oi those connected with them; as an approximation to the truth, it may be stated, that they have (See Chi. Rep. June, I846.) IQ Bishops; B Coadjutors; 60 European priests; _ 93 Native priests; 359,000 Baptized members. The Protestant Mi-si0.is are comparatively of recent origin and of very limited extent, as the subjoined statements will show: they have been undertaken by the following societies. Canton. AmoyRhio. Malacca. Singapore. Canton. Fuhchau, India Archi. Canton. Hongkong. Canton. Batavia. Batavia. ' Penang. Singapore. A1noyCanton. Bangkok. Canton, Singapore. Singapore. Siam. Amoy. Bnmeo. Shanghai Amoy. Macao. Canton. Singapore. Amoy. Shanghai. Singapore. Singapore. Hnngkong. Bangkok. Bangkok. Canton. Macao. Hongkong. Sliaiigliai. Hongkong. Amoy....show more

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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 236g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123690754X
  • 9781236907547