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" That the state of Slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution, and of the Christian religion ; and that it ought to be gradually abolished throughout the British Colonies, with as much expedition as may be found consistent with... "
The political life of ... George Canning, from ... 1822 to ... 1827 - Page 86
by Augustus Granville Stapleton - 1831
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History ..., Volume 42; Volume 65

History - 1824 - 884 pages
...in a much more summary manner, than even Mr. Buxton had proposed. If the existence of slavery were repugnant to the principles of the British constitution and of the Christian religion, how could he consent to pause even for an instant) or to allow any considerations of prudence to intervene...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 16, Parts 1-3

Walter Scott - Europe - 1824 - 966 pages
...and how liberal should that atonement be !" He concluded by moving, ' That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution,...Christian Religion, 'and that it ought to be abolished gradually throughout the British colonies, as much expedition as may be foni consistent with a due...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, for 1808-26, Volume 16

Europe - 1824 - 966 pages
...and how liberal should that atonement be !" He concluded by moving, " That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution,...Christian Religion, and that it ought to be abolished gradually throughout the British colonies, with as much expedition as may be found consistent with...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 15

England - 1824 - 758 pages
...resolution with a recital which I confess greatly embarrasses me ; he says, that ' the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British constitution, and of the Christian religion.' God forbid that he who ventures to object to this statement, should therefore be held to assert a contradiction...
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Substance of the Debate in the House of Commons, on the 15th May, 1823: On a ...

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, Great Britain. Parliament, 1823. House of commons - Antislavery movements - 1823 - 300 pages
...these objects, or to permit others to accomplish them ! — I move, " That the State of Slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution,...of the Christian Religion ; and that it ought to be gradually abolished throughout the British Colonies, with as much expedition as may be found consistent...
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1823 - 542 pages
...after a long and argumentative speech moved the following resolution : " That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British constitution...of the Christian religion, and that it ought to be gradually abolished throughout the British colonies, with as much expedition as may be found consistent...
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New Monthly Magazine, and Universal Register, Volume 9

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth, William Ainsworth - 1823 - 614 pages
...of slavery m the Colonies, and moved as a resolution, feThat the state of slavery is repugn/111' tS the principles of the British Constitution, and of...Christian Religion, and that it ought to be abolished gradually throughout the British Colonies, wiih 24-t •areiyn Stales. 2I. as much expedition as...
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New Monthly Magazine, and Universal Register, Volume 9

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth, William Ainsworth - 1823 - 596 pages
...gradual abolition of slavery in the Colonies, and moved as a resolution, " That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution, and of the Christian Religion, and that it ought lo be abolished gradually throughout the British Colonies, with 1Я23. Foreign Va/es. 2-15 as much...
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The London Christian instructor, or, Congregational magazine, Volume 6

1823 - 736 pages
...the House of Commons, upon the motion of THOMAS FOWEL BOXTON, Esq., " that the state of Slavery Is repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution, and of the Christian religion, and that it might to be abolished gradually throughout the British colonies, with as much expedition as irla'y...
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Substance of the Debate in the House of Commons, on the 15th May, 1823, on a ...

Great Britain. Parliament House of Commons - Antislavery movements - 1823 - 476 pages
...more summary manner than the honourable gentleman himself proposes. If the existence of Slavery be repugnant to the principles of the British Constitution and of the Christian Religion, how can the honourable gentleman himself consent to pause even for an instant, or to allow any considerations...
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