Letter to ABCFM urging stronger stand against slavery.

To American Board of Commissioners of Foreign Mission.

Signed only as “Clericus”,   this person, who pledges to the Board, here expresses his concern, that, although he contributes to the Board, (and he also names other associations to which he contributes) , but he now wonders about continuing:   “The difficulty in the way of my giving as formerly, is my viewing these associations, and particularly the A.B.C.F.M. as favoring the enormous sin of United States’ slavery, rather than opposing it, as they should all sin, in order to have a prospect of success in this holy cause…..”