Edward Hitchcock unnumbered sermon, 1825 April 
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A sermon by Edward Hitchcock discussing a proclamation from Marcus Morton, the Lieutenant Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, appointing April 7, 1825, as a day of "Humiliation, Fasting, and Prayer." Hitchcock lists each of the prayers included in the proclamation and provides a summary of what they mean and why Christians should wish to pray for such things. Hitchcock has noted on the first page that the sermon was delivered in Conway on Fast Day, April 1825.
The sermon is dated "Fast day April 1825" and the proclamation discussed in the sermon appoints April 7, 1825, as the Fast Day. Therefore, the date of this sermon's delivery is known to be April 7, 1825.
- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
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- Conway (Mass.)
- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864--Sermons
Church and state--Sermons
Massachusetts, Lieutenant Governor (1824-1825 : Morton)
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- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864. Edward Hitchcock unnumbered sermon, 1825 April . 1825-04-07. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://acdc.amherst.edu/view/asc:502417. (Accessed December 11, 2018.)
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- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864, (1825-04-07) Edward Hitchcock unnumbered sermon, 1825 April . Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://acdc.amherst.edu/view/asc:502417
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- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://acdc.amherst.edu/view/asc:502417>.