The duty of a people to pray for their minister.
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The duty of a people to pray for their minister. A sermon, preached at the ordination of the Rev. Jonathan Law Pomeroy, to the pastoral care of the Congregational Church and society in Worthington. by

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Published by by William Butler in Printed at Northampton [Mass.] .
Written in English


  • Pomeroy, Jonathan L. -- 1768-1836.

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Edition Notes

StatementBy David Parsons, A.M. Pastor of a chuch in Amherst. ; [Two lines from The Epistle of James]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 29277.
ContributionsCongregational Church (Worthington, Mass.)
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14593756M

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