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The world"s edition of the great Presbyterian conflict Patton vs. Swing. Both sides of the question. With portraits of Profs. Patton and Swing, and containing a full outline of the circumstances which preceded the trial. Pulpit sketches of Profs. Swing and Patton by Swing, David

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Published by G. Macdonald in Chicago .
Written in English


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Other titlesGreat Presbyterian conflict.
Statementby the Rev. Chas. L. Thompson. Also, the fourteen famous sermons preached by Prof. Swing, "For utterances in which" the prosecution has based its charges of heterodoxy. The celebrated "Charges and specifications"; Prof. Swing"s Declaration; Prof. Patton"s famous argument; the answer to the same by Prof. Swing and his counsel; the closing argument by Prof. Patton, and the verdict of the Presbytery.
ContributionsPatton, Francis L. 1843-1932., Thompson, Charles Lemuel, 1839-1924.
LC ClassificationsBX9193.S9 W6
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Pagination169 p.
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6293416M
LC Control Number33022266

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