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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 a due... "
The Parliamentary Debates - Page 1023
by Great Britain. Parliament - 1828
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Annual Register

History - 1824
...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

Europe - 1824
...susceptible. To these, how large and how liberal should that atonement be !" He concluded by moving, «' That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles...of the Christian Religion, 'and that it ought to be abolished gradually throughout the British colonies, as much expedition as may be foni consistent with...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 16

Walter Scott - Europe - 1824
...susceptible. To these, how large and how liberal should that atonement be !" He concluded by moving, " That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles...of the Christian Religion, and that it ought to be abolished gradually throughout the British colonies, with as much expedition as may be found consistent...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 16

Walter Scott - Europe - 1824
...the British Constitution, and of the 'Christian Religion, and that it ought to be abolished gradually throughout the British colonies, with as much expedition...regard to the well-being of the parties concerned." Mr Canning felt it his duty to address himself to the House, at this early period of the debate, for...
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Blackwood's Magazine

1824
...honourable gentleman begins his resolution with a recital which I confess greatly embarrasses me ; he says, that ' the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles...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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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1823
...of May, by Mr. Bnxton, who after a long and argumentative speech moved the following resolution : " That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles...regard to the well-being of the parties concerned." Mr. -Canning considered the terms of this motion too decided and comprehensive. He then-tort' moved...
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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 - 248 pages
...took place on the 15th oi May. d On that day, Mr. BUXTON made a Motion to the following effect, — " That the state of Slavery is repugnant to the principles...ought to be gradually abolished throughout the British Dominions, with as much expedition as may be consistent with a due regard to the well-being of the...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 9

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1823
...Buxton made a motion for the gradual abolition of slavery in the Colonies, and moved as a resolution, " That the state of slavery is repugnant to the principles...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
...important subject was discussed in the House of Commons, upon the motion of THOMAS FOWEL BOXTON, Esq., " that the state of Slavery Is repugnant to the principles...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 - 248 pages
...honourable gentleman begins his resolution with a recital which 1 confess greatly embarrasses me : he says, that " the state of Slavery is repugnant to the principles...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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