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The Ohio Conference Offering Maxwell Pierson Gaddis

The Ohio Conference Offering

Maxwell Pierson Gaddis

Published January 28th 2015
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391 pages
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Maxwell P. Gaddis collected a number of sermons from the junior preachers of this Ohio conference in 1851, and, also, a number of sermons and sketches from distinguished and beloved ministers who have died in the work. Brother Gaddis proposed toMoreMaxwell P. Gaddis collected a number of sermons from the junior preachers of this Ohio conference in 1851, and, also, a number of sermons and sketches from distinguished and beloved ministers who have died in the work. Brother Gaddis proposed to publish said sermons and sketches in a book to be called the Ohio Conference Offering, the proceeds to be applied to the benefit of the widows and orphans of deceased ministers of the Ohio annual conference- therefore, the Methodist church cordially approved of this benevolent and praiseworthy undertaking of brother Gaddis, and recommended its speedy publication- and moreover promised, that they would use their influence to encourage its circulation in their respective fields of labor.Maxwell Pierson Gaddis (1811-1888) was a prolific author and Methodist itinerant preacher. His best known book is his autobiography Footprints of an Itinerant, which has been reprinted dozens of times.