Monthly Archives: June 2011

Brittain, Jabez Mercer

Chaplain Jabez Mercer Brittain 38th Georgia Regiment By Dr. H. Rondel Rumburg A man who would become a greatly used instrument of God was born near Lexington, Georgia in Oglethorpe County on May 4th, 1842. He was the youngest child … Continue reading

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Tracts

The Silent Preachers: CONFEDERATE TRACTS By Dr. H. Rondel Rumburg “Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days.” –Eccl. 11:1 Many would raise a startled eyebrow upon hearing that any preacher could be silent.  … Continue reading

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Girardeau, John L

Confederate Chaplain John J. Girardeau Before the War Mark W. Evans, Chaplain [This article is the first of a series of biographical sketches of Girardeau, chaplain of the Twenty-third Regiment of the South Carolina Volunteers.] John Lafayette Girardeau was born … Continue reading

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