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A sermon by A.C.V.R. on the text of I Peter 1:2b. A.C.V.R. wrote in pencil at the top, "by vertrek naar Nederland" [at the departure to the Netherlands], and at the end of the sermon wished the congregation to have grace and peace "under all circumstances" while he was gone. A.C.V.R. and wife left for Europe on April 23.
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Van Raalte, A. C. and Kennedy, Nella, "A Sermon by A. C. V. R. on the Text of I Peter 1:2b. A. C. V. R. Wrote in Pencil" (1866). Van Raalte Papers: 1860-1869. 335.