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Bishop Smith believes that the General Convention should continue until the concerns of "Romanism" within the Protestant Church are addressed. He then writes off the record that he feels it is a shame that the Bishops did not defer Arthur Carey's ordination.
Bishop Smith, Philander Chase, Arthur Carey, General Convention, Romanism, Episcopal Church, Protestant Church, religion, Oxford Movement
Smith, Benjamin B., "Letter to Philander Chase" (1843). Philander Chase Letters. 1197.