Excerpt from Sermon Preached in Saint John's Church, Providence: On Sunday, October 29, 1865 At a meeting of the Vestry of Saint John's Church, Providence, on the 30th October, 1865, the following resolution was adopted: - Resolved, That the Rev. Mr. Duane be requested to furnish for publication a copy of the Discourse delivered by him yesterday, in commemoration of the life and services of our late Rector; and that he be respectfully invited to add to it such biographical or historical tes as he may deem of interest or value. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.