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A letter of Albertus C. Van Raalte to his wife, Christina, written while he is attending a classis meeting in Groningen. Along with the meeting, he is attending to other duties although he would rather be home and working in his own congregations. In his letter he refers to the Rev. Hendrik de Cock and his wife with whom he seems to be on very good terms. Rev. de Cock was the primary leader of the Afscheiding.
Groningen, the Netherlands
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Van Raalte, Albertus C. and Kennedy, Simone, "Letter from A. C. Van Raalte to Christina de Moen Van Raalte" (1837). Van Raalte Papers: 1830-1839. 67.