The Acts and Proceedings of the General Synod of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America, Vol. 4
Excerpt from The Acts and Proceedings of the General Synod of the Reformed Dutch Church in North America, Vol. 4: From November 1831, to June 1836, Inclusive The President communicated to Synod a constitutional request, which he had received, to call a special meeting of Synod, and a copy of the Circular calling this meeting, for "the purpose of electing a Professor of Biblical Literature, to supply the vacancy occasioned by the death of the Rev. John Dc Witt. D. D., and transacting any business connected therewith." Article XII. The following communication was received from the Rev. William McMurray, D. D., Corresponding Secretary of the Board of Education of the General Synod. To the General Synod of the Reformed Dutch Church, - In behalf of the Board of Education 1 beg leave to offer the following names of young men, now under the care of the Board, to be nominated by Synod, for transfer to the Van Benschoten Fund, viz: John T. Demarest, Daniel Michael, Peter J. Quick, William Young-blood, and E. P. Stimson. William McMurry, Corresponding Secretary. New York, Nov. 9, 1331. Resolved, That the persons whose names are mentioned in the above communication, be recommended to the Board of Trustees, to receive aid from the Van Benschoten Fund, provided there arc any unappropriated moneys remaining in the Treasury. Article XIV. Professorate. Resolved, That the Rev. James M. Mathews, D. D., Cornelius C. Cuyler, D. D., and the Elder Abraham Van Nest, be a Committee to prepare a minute relative to the death of the Rev. Professor De Witt. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.