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e of the Foreign Mission cause. Rev. H. A. M. Henderson, late of Kentucky, is now canvassing this portion of the State, raising a regiment. He is a Methodist clergyman, and was driven from Kentucky because he would not take upon him the Lincoln yoke. It argues well for the Southern Confederacy to see the clergy flying to arms. It is stated here that one-half of the Baptist ministers of this State are in the army, so that in the Convention many vacant seats are to be found. Rev. B. Manly, sr., D. D., who for eighteen years was the President of the Alabama University, is here. On the opening of the Alabama Legislature he was requested to lead in prayer. While supplicating the Divine favor on this young nation, the Dr. prayed especially that we might be saved from the fleet then in daily expectation on our coast, and that as we had no navy with which to withstand them, that the God of Heaven would send to our aid the waves and winds, and that thus they might be torn to piec