The Southern slave would obey God in respect to marriage and also to the reading and studying of His word. But this as we have seen is forbidden him.
I trust that your readers will not construe my words to mean that I would not have gone to a 3 o’clock in the morning session for the sake of defeating the Nebraska bill.
The only ground on which a neutral State can claim respect at the hands of belligerents is that so far as she is concerned their rights are protected.
It is not to be disguised that a war has broken out between the North and the South. – Political and commercial men are industriously striving to restore peace: but the peace which they would effect is superficial false and temporary.
TRUE permanent peace can never be restored until slavery the occasion of the war has ceased.