Religious Services in Richmond.
of the Episcopal Church in Virginia
administered the solemn and impressive rite of confirmation, an ordinance by which in that church persons are admitted to the communion, on Sunday morning in St. Paul's Church and on Sunday night at St. James
'. The number confirmed at St. Paul
's was 24 and at St. James
This morning, at quarter past 7, the Bishop
will hold a confirmation at Grace Church, Main street.
The United Synod
of the Presbyterian Church (N. S.
) will meet in this city, at Rev. Mr. Read
's Church, on the third Thursday of May, at 8 o'clock P. M. Rev. C. M. Atkinson
, Moderator, will preach the opening sermon.
The Committee of Arrangements in Richmond
, of which Rev. Mr. Read
is chairman, desire the clerical and lay commissioners from the several Presbyteries to report their names as early as possible to the committee, that suitable provision may be made for their accommodation.