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Document of Separation.

Statement signed at Cleveland, Ohio, September 18, 1845, by 9 men including W. Sihler,* J. A. Ernst,* J. G. Burger,* and C. A. T. Selle,* giving reasons for withdrawal from the Ohio* Syn. The reasons: 1. Lax confessionalism and unionistic practices of the syn.; 2. Repeal by the syn. of the resolution that guaranteed the fundamental Ger. character of the sem. at Columbus, Ohio. See also Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, The, I 1–2.

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