Representation in the church courts and the causes and evils of unequal representation an address delivered October 19th, 1897, before the Synod of New York by Prime, Ralph E.

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StatementRalph E. Prime.
ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsYA 13219
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Pagination16 p. ;
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Another efficient cause of New School majorities in the Assembly, was inequality of representation in that body. This arose, partly, from the unequal subdivision of Presbyteries, in different parts of the Church; and, partly, from the greater facility of access to Philadelphia, enjoyed by some sections.

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