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PRINCE BISMARCK recently honored by the Pope with an autograph letter and a medal of the Order of Jesus set in diamonds, is the first „Protestant” ever so honored by the Church of Rome. Does this indicate that the „infallible church,” whose doctrines she claims are „unchangeable,” has changed? or that Protestants have changed? That Protestants no longer protest has been shown in these columns recently by reference to the course and language of representative Baptists, Methodists and Presbyterians.
— January, 1886 —