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ADDRESSED TO THE
REV, CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON;
A POSTSCRIPT, DATED EDINBURGH, 2014 NOVEMBER, 1830,
THE “REPLY" OF THE REV. DR. MARSHMAN.
"A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city, and their contentions are
“Depart from evil, and do good: seek peace, and pursue it."-DAVID.
PRINTED FOR, AND SOLD BY THE AUTHOR;
GEORGE WIGHTMAN, 24, PATERNOSTER ROW; AND WAUGH
AND INNES, EDINBURGH.
Were I to enumerate all the reasons why I cherish respect and veneration for tian character, it might by some be considered as an offering of flattery and adulation: this I am persuaded would be as disagreeable to your feelings, as it is abhorrent to my own.
I may, however, be permitted to say, that your repeated and bountiful donations, in support of objects belonging to the denomination of which I am a member, and whose distinguishing tenet you have avowed; and especially of the steady friendship which you have long manifested towards the Baptist Missionary Society, of whose Committee you have for several years been an efficient member,