Bible Society Record Volume 8-9

Bible Society Record Volume 8-9

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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. 1863 edition. Excerpt: ...all nations" require that they should not as a Society relax their efibrts until the Holy Scriptures is within the reach of every household throughout the State. part. ciety a large supply? If you could possibly make a contribution, it would be thankfully received. Perhaps you could contribute part, and I could purchase I am appointed by the North Carolina Army Colportage Society to solicit of you a contribution, and also to purchase. I have no money. Cotton can be forwarded to City Point or the neighbourhood of Newborn, provided you could obtain permission from the Federal government to take it aboard the flag of truce boat for Fortress Monroe. If you cannot obtain uch permission, the cotton could be deposited at any place in North Carolina, and be re ligiously held for the Society. The dearth of the Word of God in the South makes the hearts of Chris tians ache. Almost every copy of the New Testa ment that could be found in private houses, in the Sunday school libraries, and all that have been printed in the South, are but as a drop to the bucket. Iwould like to forward to North Carolina 75,000 Testaments and 25,000 Bibles-some pocket Bibles, and others, cheap ones of a larger size. I will mention ex-Governor Swain, ex-Governor Graham, Judge Battle, and Governor Vance, together with the Board of Army Colportage, as those who beg you to carry your Christian and rnagnanimous liberality as far as prudence will allow. Please answer as soon as convenient. undertaking; saying, however, "Thy will be done." Oh, my brother, rejoice with me! Truly, " my soul doth magnify the Lord." I do believe the Holy Spirit will accompany the Scriptures thus in faith and in great liberality donated by the Board. The thought of...show more

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  • Paperback | 398 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 21mm | 708g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236762339
  • 9781236762337