Biographical Sketch of the Late Rev. Job Shenton

(SHENTON, Job, Rev.). SHENTON, M.J. A Biographical Sketch of the Late Rev. Job Shenton by His Widow, with Some of His Sermons and Lectures. St.John, N.B.: J. & A. McMillan, 1902. Pp (4),vlxxxvi,(2),[1]-160,(2) + port.frontispiece. 8vo, blue cloth. Not in O'Dea. Newfoundland : pp.xxxiii-xliii. Also page [ix]: J.J. Rogerson's "A Tribute of Affectionate Regard". For Rogerson (1820-1907), see ENL IV:.620-1. Also includes the sermon "Nehemiah Rebuilding Jerusalem," preached at the opening of the Presbyterian Church, St.John's, Nov.30, 1879 (pp.28-40); the lecture "Paddle Your Own Canoe" (pp.111-135, "much appreciated when delivered in our Athenæum" according to Rogerson).Also the sermon "Paul's Voyage and Shipwreck" (pp.96-109) "The late Rev. J ob Shenton's name is an evergreen with the old Methodists of St.John's. Histhree years' pastorate with us in Gower street, from 1878 to 1881, were ye ars of prosperity in our church work, peace and harmony prevailing amongst us, his popular sermons and church work contributing to build us up in the service of the Lord." - Rogerson. Front hinge starting, waterstain to lowercorners of cloth with wrinkling to corresponding pages, nibbling to fore-e dge of covers, ffep loose, bookplate, else vg. 70.00

Title: Biographical Sketch of the Late Rev. Job Shenton

Author Name: SHENTON, Job). SHENTON, M.J. ROGERSON, J.J. HEARTZ, William STEEL, George

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Publisher: 1902,:

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