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Saturday, April 17, 2010

Armstrong, Amzi 1771-1827

The Rev. Amzi Armstrong, D.D. (1771-1827) The Rev. Dr. Amzi Armstrong was born in Florida, Orange County, N. Y., on December 1, 1771. He began the study of languages when he was quite young, under the tutelage of the Rev. Amzi Lewis, then pastor of the Church at Florida. Subsequent to this he spent two years as a member of Dr. Dwight's school at Greenfield, Conn. He was never connected as a student with any college. After studying theology under the direction of the Rev. Jedediah Chapman, he was licensed to preach the gospel by the Presbytery of New York, October 23, 1795. He was installed pastor of the church in Mendham, N. J., November 29, 1796, and continued in this relationship for twenty years. On October 2, 1816, he took charge of an academy in Bloomfield and remained its Principal until about a year before his death, March 4, 1827.
Annals of the American Pulpit, Volume 4 - 1860 (page 155)

The New-Jersey Preacher: or, Sermons on Plain & Practical Subjects. By Some the Ministers of the Gospel, Residing in the State of New Jersey - Volume 1 (1813)
Sermon 4: By Amzi Armstrong - The Influence of Faith in Producing Holy Obedience, Hebrews 11:17 (page 73)
Sermon 24: By Amzi Armstrong - Wisdom Resulting From Number Our Days, Psalm 90:12 (page 427)
Title: The Last Trumpet: A Discourse, Preached at Mendham, October 17, 1824
Author: Amzi Armstrong
Publisher: G.F Hopkins, 1824
Length: 18 pages

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