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Bishop Hopkins agrees with Chase's disdain of Carey's ordination, and also fears the rise of "Romanism." He hopes to write and circulate a short book expressing these thoughts. He also writes that he does not think the church of Texas should be an independent entity.
Catholicism, Protestant Church, Texas, religion, Arthur Carey, General Convention
Hopkins, John, "Letter to Philander Chase" (1843). Philander Chase Letters. 1202.