The extent of the missionary field

a call for the increase of missionary labourers : a sermon preached Aug. 19, 1817, before the Middlebury College Charitable Society for educating indigent youth for the Gospel ministry by Alexander Proudfit

Publisher: Frederick P. Allen in Middlebury, Vt

Written in English
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  • Missions -- Sermons,
  • Sermons, American

Edition Notes

Statementby Alexander Proudfit
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 41907, Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 66228b
ContributionsProudfit, Alexander, 1770-1843., Middlebury College. Charitable Society, Society of Foreign Missions (New York, N.Y.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15123682M

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