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Conference with Clergy. Mission Society Hull Bible Societies.. Baptist Mission in

to Africa and East..Case of Persecution Bengal

391-394

in Kent. East Indies . Death of Mr. Pub. ArF.-Spain: Victory of Albuera ..
Desgrai ges. • Mission to Rangoori . . Suņ. France: Annual Exposée..Great Britain :
day School Suciety

259-263 Duke of York; Military Flogging; Trini.
PUB. AFF. -- Evacuation of Portugal by dad, &c. &c.; King's Health, Sir E. Bur.

French.. Horrors in their Retreat. Badas dett v. Colman, &c.; Engagement with
jos.. Campo Mayor« • Aid to Portuguese.. American Frigate; Condemnation of Ame-

Spanish Army. Holland .. Baltic .. De-

rican Ships

396-399

fence of Aulolt..Sweden. Great Britain :
Exchequer Bills; Consolidated Fund;

NUMBER VII.
King's Health; Bullion Committee; Chan- Relig. Com. — Collation of N. T. with

cellorship of Cambridge, &c. 264-267 LXX. On the Numbers 9300 and 1260..
OBIT.-Father's Account of his Child . . Rev.

Letter of Mr. Biddulplt .: Sermon, op
Miles Atkinson of Leeds ..267—272 2 Cor. v, 10...Duty of Ministers, &c.

Conduct of Wives of Clergymen . . Ordi-
NUMBER V.

nation of Missionaries :: Wesleyan Me-

RELIG. Cox.—Introduction of Christianity thodists

401-418

into Britain by St. Paul..

Talib in Reply Miscel.-Duty and Mode of making :

to Faber. . Collation of N. T. with LXX... Will.. Integrity of the Syriac Scriptures. •

Sermon, on Philip. iii. 12... Conduct to be Thoughts on Reform in Parliament.

pursued by Miöisters, &c. ..Sopater's Vin-

419-426

dication

•273_292 Rev. 0F-Report of African Iostitution..

MISCEL.—Yeates on Hebrew N. T... Work Horne's Sermon on Missions.. 428-451

for Westminster School ..Country Clergy- Lit, and Phil., INTEL.-Oxford..Can.

man's Wife.. Parish Schools in Ireland ..

bridge Installation Chancery .. Iron

Complaint of an uncrimped Skate .. Dasts, &c... Italy: City of Veii, &c..:

293–297

453-455

Rey, or-Wainewright's Sermon. Simeon's Relig. INTEL.–United. Brethren.. Baptist
Christ Crucified .. Bucbanan's Christian

Mission in Bengal • Eclectic Review..
Researches

299-310 French General Council. . American Ro-

LIT. AND Pul. INTEL:- Lancastrian Sys man Catholic Bishops 455-462

tem of Education. • Dr. Buchanan's Visit PUB. AFF.— France : Exposée .. Spain

to Palestine.. France .......320-342 Great Britain : Bank Notes; Prorogation,

RELIG. INTkl.- British and Foreign Bible &c... United States. . East Indies.. 463

Society .. Uxbridge, Leicester, and Dum-

-465

fries Bible Societies.. Mission Society to Oeit. Mrs. Hodson of Carlisle.. Account

Africa and the East. Edinburgh Magda of Lady Gordon........ 465-468

len Asylum.. Baptist Mission in Bengal, :

323-326

NUMBER VIII.
Pub. Ařf.Spain and Portugal • Great Relig. Com. Rev. G. Herbert .. Remarks
Britain ; Bullion Committee; Lord Sid. on Luke xxi. 12, and Rom. i. 17. . Iinita-
'mouth's Bill; Slave Trade; Lord Wel tion of the Love of Christ.. Sermon, on
lington, &c. &c.

327-329 Phil. i. 21..Prayer of Mother on Loss of

OBIT.-Mr. Basil Owen Wood.. Michael Children. On the Phrase " a Title to

Daintry, Esq.
329-334 Heaven."

469-484

MISCEL.— Popularity of Evangelical preach-

NUMBER VI.

ing.. Duty and Mode of making a Will..

Relio. Com.-Talib in Reply to Faber.

481492

Collation of N, T. with LXX... Matt. xxiv. Rev. 07- Remains of Meikle..Crabbe's Bo.

Mark xiii. Luke xxi.. Sermon, on Galat, rough. Bidlake's Discourses. • 496—519

vi. 10...Case of Persons relapsing into LIT. AND Phil Intel.-Chancellor's Fees,

Sin.. The Sect of the Non-doers 337 &c... Vaccination ..Sons of Earl Grosve.

--352 por and Sir H. Martin, &c. : 521–523

MISCEL. Error in Dr. Paley's Evidences.. RELIG. INTEL.—British and Foreign Bible

Sect of the Wababees. Sir W. Scott's Society..Sussex and Aberdeen Bible So-

Judgment, Cox'v. Gooday.... 355-360. cieties.. Missions to Africa and the East..

Rev. O -Buchanan's Researches • Coo African and Asiatic Society Schools in

per's Sermons, Vol.II.. - Earl Harrowby on the Isle of Man..

524-531

State of Clergy

363—380 PUB.'AFF:--Spain - Portugal .. Russia ..

LIT. AND PHIL. INTEL. Cambridge America. Great Britain : King's Health;

Grain imported.. Criminal Convictions. Ireland..

531, 532

Cloths .. Vaccination Queen Anne's

Bounty, &c.

389, 390

NUMBER IX.

Relig. INTEL-Irish Seminary for Schools Relig. Com.-- Rev. G. Herbert Matt, ai.

masters.. New South Wales..Mission So 12, 13...On Genesis xxv. 31. Duty of a
ciety to Africa and the East: · Montrose and Minister, &c. ..Sermon, on 1 Thess, ii. 14

persecuting Law

$

Conduct in domestic Life a Test..533 LIT. AND PHIL. INTEL,—Great Britain:

of Dissenters to Burial. Union of Tutor

and Minister. Union of Clergy man and

For-hunter. · Importance of strict Exami. Ren.. INTRL.—British and Foreign Bible So-

- State of Religion in Forinosa 552–558

Rep. of-Mrs. H. More's Practical Piety...

RELIG. INTEL- British and Foreign Bible

Society.. Mission Society to Africa and the

East.Quaker's Yearly Epistle. Jamaica;
Pcs. Art.- Lord Wellington, Fall of Fi.
Health; Capture of Vessels on French

Coast; Action off Boulogne, and in the
Relig. Com.—Mr. J. R. Gilpin.. On Mat.

on Matt. xi. 2-6... A brief View of the
Lord's Supper. Mr. Joseph Mede on Re- LIT. AND PHIL. INTEL.—Great Britain :
Miscel-On Education of Youth.. Popu-

larity of Evangelical Preaching Account
of Eleazar Count of Arian. Early Ata
tempts for the Conversion of the Jews in Relig. INTEL.Cambridge Bible Society:
England. Hymns for Sundays in Advent

.. Epitaph of Mr. B.O. Wood, by bim-

Rev. 05-Select Homilies .. Sarah New. PUB. AFF.-Spain and Portugal : Girard's

900,000 Christians in India .. 632-619

LIT. AND PHIL. INTEL. — Great Britain :

Eau Medicinale; Population of London,
Edinburgh, and Glasgow ; New Docks ;
Iron Cables; Brewery, Parsonage-houses,
&c...Italy .. Herculaneum MSS... Popu-
Relig. INTEL. - British and Foreign Bible
Society. • Edinburgh Bible Society. Nor. Cambridge Auxiliary Bible Society -
folk Bible Society. High Wycombe Bible

Society. Education of Poor..Methodists

Pos. Aps. - Spain - Spanish America ..

Parish Registers.. China ·

Britain : King's Health; Appointments;

Orders in Council ; Revenue, &c. . 666,

Relig. Cox.-Mr. J. R. Gilpin .. Ministers
1. %. Non the Duty of a Minister,

preaching Jesns Christ Sernion, on Luke

Miscel-On the Education of Youth..

Deatli-bed of a modern Freethinker..

Hyuns: Christmas ; Sunday after; Epi-

plany; and Innocents' Day .. 687-697

on State of Church Buchanan'sWaters of Index to the Essays, &c.; Reviews; Names;

WISCEL.- Editions of Hebrew Bible.. Right

-549 Herculaneum Manuscripts; Bibles to Poor;

Athens; Westmoreland ; Oxford; Cam-

bridge, &c... North America: Cherokees

.. Azores : New Island formed 722–724

ciety. Naval and Military Bible Society

..The National Society for Education of

Poor

7254-729

.....559–579 Saguntum; loquisition, &c... Caraccas..

Bonaparte ..Great Britain: King's Health;

Catholic Delegates ; Riots at Nottingham;

Regimental Schools, &c. . . 730, 731

596-601 ECCLESIASTICAL PREFERMENTS.... 73%

operas.. Defeat of Spaniards.. France.

NUMBER XII.

United States. Great Britain : King's Relio. Com.-The Triumphant Christian..

Genealogies of our Saviour..On Rom. .

17... Sermon, on Acts xxvi. 22... Little
603, 604 Success of the Gospel. • Ministerial Office

733748

MISCEL.-Union of Minister and Tutor -

Journal from Lisbon 10 Coimbra..750-752

Letters on State of Church.. 759–778

605—621 Cambridge; New Custom-house, London

.. France: New Edition of Homer.. Italy:

Herculaneum Manuscripts. • East Indies :

Works of Confucius

...795

Letter of Right Hon. N. ..

fordshire Bible Society. Speech of Mr.

622-631 Whitbread

797—799

Martyn's Appeal for

Defeat ; Godinot's Suicide ; Valencia,

Catalonia, Arragon, &c. : Rio Plata..

United States: President's Message ; Af-

fair of Chesapeake; Orders in Council,

&c...Java : Capture of Batavia, &c...

Great Britain : King's Health ; Ireland;

Mr. Walsh; Murders, &c. ...801-803

654–656

APPENDIX.

Speeches of Earl Hardwicke; Lord F.

Osborne ; Mr. Owen; Mr. Steinkopff ;
662—666 Mr. Hughes; Dr. Clarke; Mr. Farish;

Mr. Hollick; Mr. Simeon; Mr. Yorke;
• United States .. Great the Dean of Carlisle; Mr. Dealery ; Mr.
Owen; and Mr. Edwards .. Reflections

805-825

667 Memoir of Captain Paul Cuffee.. Parochial

Registers. Baptism of Dissenters . . Bio-

graphia Evangelica .. Quakers and Tythes

.. Bristol Church-of-England Tract So-

ciety....

..825-837

• 669—686 Relig. InTEL. - London Missionary So.

ciety's Report.. British and Foreign Bible

Society. . Suffolk Auxiliary Bible Society

Society for Support of Gaelic Schools

838-850

Bishop of London - Letters EcCLESIASTICAL PREFERMENTS.... 851

self

lation of United States

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France. Sicily

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MISSIONARIES TO INDIA.

Christian Knowledge.

off but very few copies. This de. ledge, void of spiritual life and affecfect however has, for these three the Apostle requireth) is according months past, been wholly supplied by our founder. The two first trea. be attended with an experimental schools: others of them we have dispersed among the Heathen, as occasion offered, and sent them to Danes, not only in knowledge anıl divers places upon the coast of Coromandel. Sometimes the Heathen probity, but also in prayer, and in have asked for them themselves. meditating on the divine word. We are confident they will reap no

THE
CHRISTIAN OBSERVER.

JANUARY, 1811. [No. 1. Vol.x.

RELIGIOUS COMMUNICATIONS. EXTRACTS FROM THE CORRESPOND small advantage from these pieces, ENCE OF THE FIRST PROTESTANT whenever they come to be better

known in India*. (Continued from Pol. IX. p. 738.)

"We continue, with all possible

care, the translation of the Old TesNow send you a continuation of

tament, into both the Malabarian the correspondence of the Mis- and Portuguese languages; and, by sionaries Ziegenbalgh and Grundler, the Divine assistance, we have finishwith the Society for promoting ed the translation of the first Book

of Moses, in both the said languages. Tranquebar, Jan. 3,1714.-" Having finished the impression of two labours by his heavenly blessing,

“May God Almighty prosper our Malabarian treatises, we immediately and grant that his holy word, like put to the press the New Testament an incorruptible seed, may be scatin the same language, and have tered among these nations, to prewrought itoff to the fourteenth chap. ter of St. Matthew. We have en- tion!”

serve them from eternal destruc-, closed copies of both treatises. That in octavo is intitled The Abomina- increased to the number of pinety

“The children of our schools were tion of Paganism *, and the Way for two: but some of them being taken Pagans to be saved? The other

con- off by death, they have exchanged tains • The chief Points of the Cate- this life for a better; so that the chism, and the Methind of Salvation, number of children of both sexes for the use of catechumens and chil

amounts at present to eighty-five. contains the first fourteen chapters and that many at least will prove as

4to. We hope they grow daily in graco, of the Gospel of St. Matthew. By salt among their brethren in India. reason we were not provided with a They learn the sacred truths of scripsuficient number of letters in the ture, not as a mere historical knowwe could cast

; but as a , which (as daced into some of the Malabarian This we speak chiefly with respect we have intro- knowledge in faith and practice.

to many of our Malabarian scholars,
who outstrip the Portuguese and

dren in the schools. The last,

Malabarian tongue,

tises, just mentioned,

emilar publication of the Missionaries in Betagal

. CARIST. Orsery. No, 109.

“ In the three last months, we have

received nine members by baptism * You will recollect the clamour which into the bosom of the Church; whom

We trust they continue to be printed and circulated by the Society.

B

(as far as their advanced years, and ther with the sum of 701. English in some a decrepit age, will permit) money, collected by you for the bewe endeavour to bring up more and nefit of this Mission, and transmitted more in the true spirit of Christianity, for our assistance here, we receive that so the image of Satan may be with the highest gratitude; humbly destroyed in the hearts of the Pa- beseeching the most gracious God gans, and the image of God be re to reward the bounty of the benefacnewed in its stead.

tors with a plentiful return of hea“We have herewith sent you a short venly riches. System of Divinity, summed up in “Asto what concerns in particular, thirty-four heads or articles. It is most worthy gentlemen, the intimawritien on leaves, in the Malabarian tion about the commandment against manner, and we hope you will allow idolatry, we have placed it in our it a place in your library.

catechism, page 16. But in such a “As to our temporal concerns, our manner, as to serve for a fuller exstraits are now more pressing than planation of the first commandment they have ever been before ; and if in the Decalogue. Besides this, we God does not become a present help, inculcate this precept against idolatry in this want, the help of man seems with all possible diligence, and render very remote as yet, since no Danish as contemptible as we can, the idolatry ship is arrived, by which we might and polytheism of the Pagans." expect some relief. May the Al As to what relates to party-names mighty support and comfort us with or distinctions, the Divine Wisdom, his favour, especially wherf our ene- which is without partiality, has mies, by reason of those difficulties, taught us to abhor them. Our schedo boast, that this work will come to lars know not so much as the bare nothing at last, and, as much as in name of Luther or Calvin: but as them lies, endeavour to stop the for the name of Popery and Papist, stream of other people's beneficence. it is every where known in India,

“We beseech you therefore, most by reason of the vast number of worthy patrons, with all possible Papists who wander about in this earnestness, that that helping hand country; being abandoned both to which

you have bitherto so piously the grossest darkness and ignorance, lent to this work, may be also con and to the most scandalous vices and tinued hereafter for our support and practices. encouragement, in so weighty an “When we ask our scholars, wlias undertaking: particularly (since it religion they are of? They answer, is your endeavour, as well as ours), we are Tschettiawedakarer; i. e. that the knowledge of Jesus Christ Christians bound to observe the trumay be planted in the uncultivated ly divine law; the word law being hearts of the Heathen.

taken io that comprehensive sense, “MayGod Almighty preserve you whereby it contains in it both the by his divine providence, that you Law and the Gospel. After all, we may long continue to promote the assure you that we allow of no partysaving truth that is in Jesus!” names to be used, either in the Mia

Tranquebar, Sept. 27, 1714.- Jabarian or Portuguese pulpit: and “ Those things which you judged ne we design to be equally cautious in cessary to write to us about the 21th the books we shall happen to print*. of December 1713, did safely come “As it is no small grief unto us, to our hands upon the coast of Coro

# I should like to have had access to mandel, the yth of August 1714,

the letter of the Society to which this is a where we received, with the profound

reply; because I infer, from the tenor of the est respect, the counsels and paternal reply, that it must have been a model of instructions

you

have been pleased christian candour and charity. Some memto give us.

bers of the Society might peruse it with " The usual present of books, toge- profit.

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