A memoir on the subject of a general Bible society for the United States of America
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Published by [s.n.] in New-Jersey .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American Bible Society,
  • Bible -- Publication and distribution -- Societies, etc

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby a Citizen of the state of New-York
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 22629
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15014554M

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A report dated June 14th, , of a committee of the board of managers of the Bible society of Charleston, S. C., respecting the progress and present state of religion in South Carolina, will cast some light on the subject before us. In he published a “Memoir on the Subject of a General Bible Society for the United States,” and in assisted Elias Boudinot and others in forming the American Bible society, of which he was for years an active and practical promoter, and its principal champion against the vigorous attacks of the high-churchmen led by Bishop Hobart. Synopsis Founded in with the goal of distributing copies of the Bible throughout the world, the American Bible Society (ABS) is a seminal institution for American Christians. During America's Civil War, , the American Bible Society gave Bibles to both sides, as did the Protestant Episcopal Church which distributed Army and Navy Prayer books. As soldiers carried the small Bible in their shirt pocket, there are numerous instances where the Bible saved a soldier's life by stopping a bullet.