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Reverend Samuel Seabury

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Samuel Seabury (1801–1872) , as an  Episcopalian minister, grandson of  Bishop Samuel Seabury  the first American Episcopal Bishop.  Bishop Seabury was also the second Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.   Reverend Seabury was rector of the Church of the Annunciation in New York City (1838–1868), and professor of biblical learning in the General Seminary (1862-1872).  He published in 1861 American Slavery Justified in response to the anti –slavery arguments of the time.

[Published Winter 2019]


American Slavery Justified by Samuel Seabury