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148 148 Meters i c r o letter e s we a. [Declaration, quite strong want to it is, to really make it m y chief business having a period, three or four decades at least, to set up and present the new Bible, the whole Bible, on the Chinese. North PACIFIC Ocean. Roentgen o n o K i t t we age. (Ascension Island.) Albert An excellent. Sturges, Missionary; Mrs. Susan Mary Sturges. Kaaikaula, Hawaiian assistant. S h a beneficial l o letter grams P o in t. (Ascension Area.) Luther H. Gulick, Yards. D., Missionary; Mrs. Louisa L. Gulick. Good s I sland. Benjamin B. Snow, Missionary; Mrs. Lydia Y. Snowfall. On the solution to the fresh new purpose. Edward T. Doane, William C. Shipman, Missionaries ; Mrs. Sarah W. W. Doane, Mrs. an enthusiastic. step three programs. 5 missionaries that a health care provider. 5 women secretary missionaries. step 1 Hawaiian assistant. T his goal have. come seriously put through the brand new loss of Opunui, Mr. Snowfall s Hawaiian member. He died immediately following an initial but really serious disease, August 4, He had been a dedicated laborer; with his demise are noticed once the an extremely aching demo, not simply from the his bereaved widow, but by the Mr. and you can Mrs. Snow, now left as part of your by yourself in their new and remote world of work. A few days after the death of Opunui, the newest missionaries into the Ascension Island have been also called to help you mourning from the the new loss of Mr. Louis Corgat, its really dedicated buddy among the many overseas owners. He previously of several excellences regarding profile, and you may, even though a great Roman Catholic, had made this new missionaries crucial recommendations. In place of him, says Dr. Gulick, it is impossible to express exactly what the early in the day history of the quarters here might have been. With him we have lived-in the perfect cover throughout the most critical chronilogical age of the mission. The guy seems to have come maintained just for a lengthy period to simply help Mr. Sturges and you may meters yself obtaining easily paid. T the guy several missionaries to your Ascension Area, exactly who earliest discover themselves one of the Kittie tribe, to your southern-western part of the island, thought they greatest that they would be to inhabit a couple channels; as well as in Summer, 1853, Dr. Gulick got rid of so you can Shalong Part, on the a small isle some four miles in the width, and this lays at the mouth area of your windward (eastward) harbor, belonging to the Matalanim group. He previously in earlier times erected the fresh physical stature out of a single tale gentle domestic, 30 ft by the tw enty, -having a ceiling from
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Rev. Messrs. Doane and Shipman, with the spouses, sailed of Boston, Summer cuatro, to join that it objective. Mr. Shipman so you can Solid s Island. P R Age A c H From inside the G S C H O o L S. To your 13th out-of November, 1852, Mr. Snow got hands off good thatched family erected for him of the the fresh new King and chiefs; and on the following Sabbath for the December the guy kept his first public service to your neighbors from the his house. This new Queen as well as his friends, with many different chiefs and a few of the prominent anybody, have been present, and you will listened very attentively. Accumulated snow s house so you’re able to a huge cook-domestic, of the Queen ; and since the period the fresh congregation enjoys designated regarding seventy-four to one hundred and fifty.
The fresh King establishes the fresh exemplory instance of usually becoming present, together with his spouse and you will nearest and dearest, flnless some special hinderance suppress. He has got plus, on very first, exerted their dictate in support of an outward observation of your Sabbath. At the intimate out-of 1st year, Mr. Snow said, It’s today be up until now a reputable individualized to your men and women to esteem the afternoon, one to on the outside it’s remaining that have as often propriety as with quite how to greet Cork women on a date a few religious groups home. An interesting account of some of these Sabbath characteristics, and of the newest thinking of those because away from what is said, was found in the Missionary Herald to possess March, A school try commenced from the Mr. Snowfall within an early on date ; along with April he typed as go after s: As to my achievements within the knowledge the youngsters English, I really don’t envision I ever had the such as for instance within household ; and you can Mrs.