In 1849 he resigned his pastorate, and henceforth, with singleness of purpose, devoted himself to his one calling.
But humility is not a grace of the pulpit and the pastorate only.
This pastorate he held for thirty-two years, till the day of his death.
It is a primary duty of the busy but patient work of the pastorate.
I refused the call to the pastorate but divided my time between them.
But of such difficulties the record of his pastorate gives no indication.
He had been settled in Lexington, but did not hold a pastorate subsequent to his connection with the Association.
After the close of my pastorate in Kensington, Ealing became my home.
This church, under his pastorate for eight years, had a steady and most healthful growth.
The duties of the pastorate and of the magistracy were stated in appendices.