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THE CHRONICLE

 

Journal of the Historical Society

of the

Central Pennsylvania Conference

of the

United Methodist Church

 

Milton W. Loyer

editor

                                    Volume IX                                                                                                 Spring 1998

Editor's Preface ...........................................................................................................2

 

Dedication: Mary A. Davis Worthington....................................................................4

 

Two Camp Meetings On the Edge

 

The Chautauqua at Eagles Mere......................................................................5

by Donna Andrews, 1997

 

Christian Perfectionism in Pennsylvania Dutch Country:

The 1868 Manheim Camp Meeting of the National Holiness Association...25

by William Kostlevy, 1997

 

Dauphin County: the Eastern Edge

                                                            History of the United Brethren Church in Dauphin County..........................36

by I.H. Albright, 1917

                                                            The Evangelical Church in Dauphin County.................................................54

by Paul Diener, 1953

 

The Wellsboro District: The Northern Edge

                                                            Central Pennsylvania's Northern Tier: The Wellsboro District....................70

                                                            Genesee Conference

    A. Gilbert Anderson: The Sleeping Preacher............................................79

    B. Owen Goodman: The Reading Preacher...............................................81

    C. Caleb Boyer: The Disappearing Preacher.............................................85

    D. William Armstrong: The Reconsidering Preacher...............................87

                                                            Central New York Conference

    A. The Carbon Run Church........................................................................88

    B. Early Bradford County Methodism......................................................93



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