Manuscript, marked 'Examination Papers', written by J[ohn] Horsford containing information on his background and faith as well as references from the Bible supporting Methodist doctrine

Scope and Content

Possibly Horsford's final examination prior to ordination. Contains a brief overview of his upbringing in Antigua, his spiritual awakening and conversion to Methodism, and his service as a local preacher. Application supported by his superintendent, Rev James Cox, and the preachers of the quarterly meeting. Willing to serve anywhere in the world and is able to support himself and his family for four years. Agrees to the doctrine and discipline of Methodism then cites Biblical authority to support said principles. With a list of the books he possesses.

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