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The Daily Dispatch: October 26, 1861., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: October 26, 1861., [Electronic resource], Protestant Episcopal Convention in the Confederate States--Final action upon changing its name. (search)
trike out the first section, and insert, "The Church shall be called the Episcopal Church in the Confederate States of America." The resolution was lost. Bishops, ayes 2, noes 7; Clergy, ayes 2, noes 7; Laity, ayes 1, noes 4; divided 1. Bishop Elliott moved to amend the first article, so as to make it read "This Church, retaining the name of Protestant Episcopal, shall be known as The Protestant Episcopal Church in the Confederate States of America, "the motion was carried. Bishops, ayes t adopted one rendered necessary by circumstances; but not so as to the others. He would now move to recommit the matter into the hands of the committee. He wished the issue to be between the old Constitution and the one proposed by the committee. Bishop Elliott explained that the difference between the old Constitution and the substitute offered by the committee was more in form and arrangement, than substance. The novelty mainly consisted in the introduction of provinces. Adjourned.
Supreme Court of Appeals. --In this Court, yesterday, the case of Charles Elliott vs. the Commonwealth was argued by Messrs. John Marye and Wm. A. Little for the plaintiff, and Attorney General Tucker for the Commonwealth. Decision reserved. In the case of Hopkins and others vs. Trotter, an application for appeal from judgment pronounced by the Circuit Court of Pittsylvania was denied.