Once about a few months, the place away from meeting was changed off Mr
148 148 Meters we c r o n e s i a. [Declaration, quite strong desire to it is, making it yards y chief business to own a season, 3 or 4 years at the least, to arrange and present the Bible, the whole Bible, to your Chinese. North PACIFIC Water. Roentgen o letter o K i t t i e. (Ascension Area.) Albert A beneficial. Sturges, Missionary; Mrs. Susan Mary Sturges. Kaaikaula, Hawaiian assistant. S h a great l o letter g P o inside t. (Ascension Isle.) Luther H. Gulick, Meters. D., Missionary; Mrs. Louisa L. Gulick. Strong s I sland. Benjamin B. Snowfall, Missionary; Mrs. Lydia Y. Snowfall. To their answer to brand new mission. Edward T. Doane, William C. Shipman, Missionaries ; Mrs. Sarah W. W. Doane, Mrs. an enthusiastic. step 3 channels. 5 missionaries one a doctor. 5 women secretary missionaries. 1 Hawaiian assistant. T his mission features. started really put through the newest death of Opunui, Mr. Snowfall s Hawaiian user. The guy died immediately following a primary however, really serious illness, August cuatro, He had been a loyal laborer; Nara in Japan women single with his death was believed because the an incredibly aching demonstration, not simply because of the their bereaved widow, however, of the Mr. and you will Mrs. Snow, now remaining more than ever by yourself inside their the brand new and you can remote field of labor. A short while pursuing the death of Opunui, the newest missionaries on the Ascension Isle was indeed also referred to as in order to mourning from the the brand new loss of Mr. Louis Corgat, the extremely devoted pal among overseas people. He’d of a lot excellences out-of reputation, and, whether or not a Roman Catholic, had made the missionaries essential assistance. Rather than your, states Dr. Gulick, it is impossible to say what the previous reputation for our very own household right here could have been. Having him we have stayed in an ideal cover throughout probably the most critical period of the objective. The guy appears to have become kept simply long enough to greatly help Mr. Sturges and you may yards yself in getting comfortably compensated. T he a couple missionaries towards Ascension Isle, which earliest discovered on their own among Kittie group, for the southern area-western a portion of the area, think it top which they should reside a couple channels; along with Summer, 1853, Dr. Gulick eliminated in order to Shalong Part, into a tiny island some four miles within the width, and this lies during the mouth area of your own windward (eastward) harbor, of the Matalanim tribe. He previously previously erected the fresh new physique regarding a single tale civilized household, thirty ft because of the tw enty, -which have a roof out-of
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Rev. Messrs. Doane and you can Shipman, the help of its wives, sailed away from Boston, Summer 4, to participate so it goal. Mr. Shipman so you can Solid s Isle. P Roentgen Age A-c H Into the G S C H O o L S. For the 13th out-of November, 1852, Mr. Snowfall grabbed palms from a beneficial thatched house erected having your of the the latest Queen and you can chiefs; as well as on next Sabbath for the December the guy stored his first public service towards locals on his home. The Queen and all sorts of their family unit members, with quite a few chiefs and you may a number of the common some body, was basically present, and you will listened really attentively. Snowfall s family so you’re able to a huge create-household, from the Queen ; and because that point the newest congregation has numbered from seventy-four to at least one hundred or so and you will 50.
The Queen establishes the newest example of always becoming expose, together with his wife and family members, flnless some special hinderance inhibits. He has including, on the earliest, exerted his determine in favor of an external observance of Sabbath. At the close of his first 12 months, Mr. Snow said, It has now getting to date a reputable custom on the men and women to admiration the day, you to on the exterior it’s remaining that have normally propriety like in many of our spiritual teams at home. An appealing account of a few of them Sabbath attributes, as well as the brand new attitude of those because off what is said, might be based in the Missionary Herald to own February, A college was began because of the Mr. Snow at the an early day ; and in April the guy composed since pursue s: On my personal achievement inside teaching the youngsters English, I do not imagine I ever had the such from the home ; and you can Mrs.