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History of the Classis of Lancaster of the Eastern Synod of the Ref. Church in the U.S. 1852-1940 Editors: Rev. Daniel G. Glass, Stated Clerk, Rev. C. George Bachman, Rev. Harry E. Shepardson, Rev. John F. Frantz, Rev. J.N. Le Van, D.D.

By: GLASS, DANIEL, etal, editors.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (New Holland, PA), (New Holland Clarion): circa 1940 1940

Inscription: Signed

Item Number: 3249


"""The purpose of this volume is to record in permanent form the history of well-nigh a century of the corporate life of the Classis of Lancaster (Pennsylvania of the Reformed Church in the United States... The occasion of this volume is the closing of the corporate existence and work of the Classis of Lancaster, pursuant to the union of the Reformed Church in the United States and the Evangelical Synod of North America... The historical sketches of the congregations, prepared for the most part by the pastors together with photographs, were assembled.""--Preface Color front... View more info

The History of the Eastern Synod of the Reformed Church in the United States. Prepared by H.M.J. Klein, Ph.D, Litt.D Audenried Professor of History in Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Published by the Eastern Synod.

By: KLEIN, H. M. J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: (Lancaster, Pa.), (Rudisill and Smith Company, Printers.): 1943 1943

Item Number: 3283


"This history was brought about by the merger of the German Reformed Church with the Evangelical Synod in 1940. ""The writer's aim was to furnish a running commentary on the history of the Reformed Church, within the varying jurisdiction of the Eastern Synod, to write a biography of an institution, describing its ancestry, birth, early struggles, mature problems and achievements and its concluding labors.""--Author's Preface. Includes a color frontispiece of Zwingli, and 30 b&w illustrations. There is also a large foldout at the back containing panoramic pictures of mini... View more info

Centennial History of Lebanon Classis of the Reformed Church in the U.S. Together with Brief Sketches of Various Churches, Congregations and Prominent Workders in the Kingdom 1820-1920. Compiled by Prof. Thos. S. Stein.

By: STEIN, THOMAS S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Lebanon, Pa), (Sowers Printing Company): [no date, circa 1920] 1920

Inscription: Signed

Item Number: 3321


"""This volume is a comprehensive summary of the History of Lebanon Classis during the century closing with the year 1920... Particularly interesting is the author's treatment of pioneer days, embracing early migrations into these parts, first settlements, initial and prolonged struggles, which were accentuated by the poverty of the settlers, enmity of the Indians, and the difficulty of secuing leaders and teachers... Very satisfactory individual sketches of the 48 congregations now within the bounds of Classis, giving the date of their origin, the circumstances of their founding, ... View more info

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Centennial History of Lebanon Classis of the Reformed Church in the U.S. Together with Brief Sketches of Various Churches, Congregations and Prominent Workders in the Kingdom 1820-1920. Compiled by Prof. Thos. S. Stein.

By: STEIN, THOMAS S.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: (Lebanon, Pa), (Sowers Printing Company): [no date, circa 1920] 1920

Inscription: Signed

Item Number: 17968


"""This volume is a comprehensive summary of the History of Lebanon Classis during the century closing with the year 1920... Particularly interesting is the author's treatment of pioneer days, embracing early migrations into these parts, first settlements, initial and prolonged struggles, which were accentuated by the poverty of the settlers, enmity of the Indians, and the difficulty of secuing leaders and teachers... Very satisfactory individual sketches of the 48 congregations now within the bounds of Classis, giving the date of their origin, the circumstances of their founding, ... View more info