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Slavery and the Church -- Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

A Review of a Letter From the Presbytery of Chillicothe, to the Presbytery of Mississippi on the Subject of Slavery

Identifier: Mss.Coll.Smylie
Abstract This 1836 pamphlet includes correspondence back and forth between the Presbytery of Chillicothe, Ohio, and the Presbytery of Mississippi. The Presbytery of Chillicothe presents nine resolutions it has adopted regarding considering slavery a sin and committing to punish members of the church who perpetuate it. They ask the Presbytery of Mississippi to consider adopting the same resolutions, but in a lengthy response James Smylie disagrees with the resolutions. Citing various passages from the...
Dates: 1835-11-28 - 1836-03-18; Publication: 1836

George Junkin, bulk: 1830 - 1844

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers

Collection of materials related to the life and career of American educator and Presbyterian minister George Junkin, who served as the second president of Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, from 1841 to 1844 George Junkin Collection

Dates: Majority of material found within 1830 - 1844

Thomas, Thomas E., 1833 - 1913

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Abstract Alumni/Alumni Affairs/Development; Thomas, Thomas E.; Writings and Addresses of Thomas E. Thomas [Bound]; 1833-47 An Address Delivered September 22, 1822 before the Society of Inquiry on Missions of Miami University, Thomas E. Thomas[1A E Shelf 6] Reference Section Call Number 378.73 M58Rst Miami!Contents: Address Delivered . . . Before the Society of Inquiry on Missions of Miami University (1833) Zion's God Afflicting Her for Sin. A Sermon on the Present State of...
Dates: 1833 - 1913