Memorial of the Consecration of St. James' Church, Syracuse, N. y : Being the Rector's Sixth New Year's Offering to His Parishioners (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Memorial of the Consecration of St. James' Church, Syracuse, N. Y: Being the Rector's Sixth New Year's Offering to His Parishioners The interest of these services was enhanced by the pre sence of numerous lay-friends from abroad, as well as so large a body of the clergy; and when the white-robed Choir filled the spacious Chance], the Bishop and his assistant Pres byters encircling the Altar; and to the joyful chant, 0 came, let as sing unto the Lord let us heartily rejoice in the strength of our salvation, the people answered with the voice of melody, Let as come before His presence with thanksgiving, and show ourselves glad in Him with psalms, there could have been. But one feeling of earnest thankful ness and devotion: The long and patient waiting for a con summation which was the. More cheering, the greater the difficulties overcome, had. Filled many hearts with hopes and fears; but now the hopes prevailed; and the glad sunshine of those two days, was but, the counterpart of another glads ness whichfilled the souls of those who came to welcome the accession of another to the Sacred Places, where Chris tian privileges are, equally free to all people. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 92 pages
- 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 9 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white