After Holiness the People Yearn

The religious tendencies of the American people are manifest. They cling to Protestantism in spite of its shifting doctrines and shambling organizations because it offers them the sovereignty of Jesus Christ for their soul’s salvation. According to the last census there are about thirteen millions of Protestant church members, and a moderate estimate of “adherents” […]

Nothing Must Be Left on the Plate

Description of a Shaker Village. — A correspondent writing from Concord, N. H., sends the following interesting account of the Canterbury Shakers: Twelve miles from Concord, in the township of Canterbury, is situated the Shakers’ village. These peculiar people have here a settlement of about three hundred persons; their buildings are painted buff, and are […]