Religion: 5,000 Moderates

HAVE NOTHING TO SAY AM TOO BUSY PREACHING THE GOSPEL AND MEETING IMMEDIATE NEEDS TO ENTER INTO CONTROVERSY OF ANY SORT.-Telegram of Rev. John Timothy Stone of Chicago to a New York daily.

Dr. Stone, ex-Moderator* of the Presbyterians,† active parson-manager of a lusty Chicago church, thus genially dismissed one of the few ecclesiastical documents which American newspapers in the 20th Century have found fit to print in full.

The document is entitled: AN AFFIRMATION Designed to Safeguard the Unity and Liberty of the Presbyterian Church in the U. S. A. It declares...