Title Sermon to the First Church and Society in New Haven, 10th March,
Location Published 19TH-AM-CT-NEW HAVEN-HAMLEN
Book Number 15773
BACON, LEONARD. A Sermon to the First Church and Society in New Haven, 10th March, 1850, on Completing the Twenty-Fifth Year of the Author's Service in the Pastoral Office. By Leonard Bacon. New Haven: Printed by B. L. Hamlen, Printer to Yale College. 1850. Octavo. Disbound pamphlet, side-stitched, light foxing. Pagination: (1) title, (1) request to print, -27,  blank. Leonard Bacon (1802-1881) Congregationalist; graduated Yale, studied at Andover; "became pastor of the First (Center) Church in New Haven in 1825, and retained his connection with the church during his life, after 1866 as pastor emeritus. He was instructor in revealed religion in the Yale Divinity School, 1866-71, and lecturer on church polity and American church history, 1871 till his death.