General Conference of Freewill Baptists, Rhode Island

This meeting held in Greenville, R.I., October 10 includes four resolutions, gives strong support to the American Anti-Slavery Society, and to immediate emancipation.

Prejudice in the Church

From the New York Colored American, there is an article, citing specific instances of prejudice in churches.  They cite refusals to rent pews to colored members, refusal to sit in council and vote with white brethren, or refusal to be accommodated with seats except in the aisle.

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