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to the latter of these two suppositions, my present situation of a menial seis the reverse is more likely to be the vant to a Tartar, but devote myself case, as the emperor and his council altogether to proclaiming the word of exhort their subjects, and encourage God, by journeying among this race of them to forward the good work, as a people. But for the present, I cannot thing both praiseworthy and beneficial. see it my duty, and therefore do not It is my wish, as well as that of Mr. as yet feel the disposition to leave my Cornies ard other friends to humanity, post. For the present, therefore, I prefer that you would pay this colony a visit: to live in this more retired way, praying so that, under a blessing, you might fervently that the Lord would grant me be a rod to the untoward, an instructor to become a light to these heathen, to the ignorant, a strengthener of the so that through me our Father which weak, and to confirm those still more is in heaven may be glorified. And, who stand. To this desirable end we O how great a task! But as I seem will not cease to pray, that the Lord in small things so far from being faithmay grant you health of body, as well ful, how shall I be faithful over the as disposition of mind, to direct your much greater things which would be steps hitherward.

From what, in. required of me, in so much larger a deed, you have said to my mother, we sphere ? Beloved friends, support me have great hopes on this wise. God by your prayers; and should I even

grant it.

not be united to your Society as But in reply to the contents of your your Missionary, still to be united letter, I must necessarily be short, as with you in spirit would be, no doubt, I have very little leisure at present. my greatest joy. With regard to a My Tartar (whom I serye) having correspondence, I have in general so much for me to do, I beg you will bear little leisure time, that I am seldom with my brevity. I have God to praise able to write to any friends but my and thank for a good state of health, mother, and my acquaintance being and a hardy constitution ; and having pretty extensive, I am a great many been accustomed, from long use, to letters in debt. Unfortunately I have little food and clothing, as well as promised too much, so that I fear I hardships of different kinds, I have shall appear to many a deceiver. How not felt a great want of bodily com- then shall I make fresh promises ! fort; but, as I am not far enough ad. Should the Lord, however, grant me vanced in the Tartar manner of field | time, I shall have great pleasure in work, and managing stock, and con- writing to you. I must beg of you, how. sequently as yet but a learner, I serve ever, on your part, not to cease writ. only for my food. For what Tartar ing my mother and self, for the encou. clothing I have needed, together with ragement of us both. Not having al. other little wants, in which is com- ways the means sufficient for paying prised chiefly postages of letters, the postages, is another reason added to Lord has provided through other my lack of time, why I have written friends, and the amount has never ex- less frequently. . The sum offered me ceeded above ten pounds sterling a by the Society is, therefore, the more year. For the exceeding kind offer acceptable. Respecting the establishmade ine, I tender my very warmest ing a Missionary Station in these parts, thanks, and accept of it, for this time, doubt much if it would be allowed; the more willingly, as I am aware though to this I cannot speak des how much it will contribute to calm cidedly. the anxious heart of a dear mother, Finally, may the Lord (good and too anxious about the welfare of her faithful) grant you, together with all children. O how great an encourage other good friends, his blessing. Pray ment to her, how great a support to for me, that I may have given me her faith has your leiter been to me, faith, love, and hope, in good measure. and the aid therein offered me. The I beg my cordial regards to all friends Lord will surely reward my good composing your Missionary Society; friends, to whom once more I express and Mr. Cornies, who is at present at my most grateful acknowledgments. Petersburg, desired his very cordial I take now the liberty of drawing the regards to you, as well as to all the sum of £50 sterling, which I will friends in London, before his deparlodge in the hands of our dear friend, ture. Cornies, to be ready in case I should The mercy of God, and the love and require to make use of it, and that peace that are in Christ, abide with will be then the Lord convinces me you and your loving grateful friend, that I ought no longer to remain in

DANIEI. SCHLATTER,

Moravian Missionary Society.

of Missionaries of other denominations, It is but justice to the respectable

body to which that individual belongs, Some of our readers may, probably, I to state that their Secretary, the Rev. have seen, in the public papers, a copy C. J. Latrobe, his written an official of an Address by the Rev. C. F. Berg, letter to the Secretaries of each of the Moravian Missionary in Barbadoes, to other Missionary Societies, declaring, the House of Assembly, in which, in the most explicit manner, their dewhile requesting permission to occupy cided disapprobation of the step taken a new station, he refers, in language by Mr. Berg, who, it is added, will of pointed censure, to the proceedings shortly be removed from Barbadoes.

Contributions received by the Treasurer of the Baptist Missionary Society, from

October 30, to November 20, 1824, not including Individual Subscriptions.

FOR THE MISSION.

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Legacy of Mr. J. M. Harris, late of Trowbridge .. 209 0 0

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..... 20 0 0 (Messrs. S. B. Clift & J. Wilkins, Executors) - 180 Uley, and Westbury Leigh, by Rev. W. Winterbotham

22 Portsea, Portsmouth, &c. Subscriptions and Collections, by Rev. W. Gray and Mr. Ellyett

86 19 0 Foxton, Subscriptions, &c. by Rev. Joshua Burton

6 0 Goswell-street, Auxiliary Society, by Rev. J. Peacock

17 0 Keppel-street Ditto, by Mr. Marshall

35 Chatham, Juvenile Society, by Capt. Pudner.

20 Olney, Subscriptions, by Mr. W. Wilson

15 0 Modbury, Ditte, by Rev. Samuel Nicholson

2 13 Birmingham Auxiliary, Coventry, Baptist

Church, hy Mr.Oswin 20 0 Yarmouth, Collection, by Rev. Edward Guymer

5 10 Devonport, Morris-square, Auxiliary Society, and Sundries, by Rev. T. Horton..

24 Southampton, Collection & Subscriptions, by Rev. B. H. Draper

1 Whitchurch, (Hants,) Ditto by Rev. P. Davies

17 13 10 Broinyard, collected by Miss Hopkins

16 Danzig, and other Mennonite Churches in Prussia, by Mr. J. Bachdach

90 Hull & East Riding Auxiliary, by J. Thornton, Esq. Treasurer : Beverley

23 15 Bishop Burton

7 1 1 Bridlington

19 1 3 Cottingham

7 3 0 Driffield

4 6 0 Hull .....

83 11 2 Hunmanby

2 0

146 16 6 East Lancashire Auxiliary Society,by Jos.Leese, Esq. Treasurer: Accrington

4 1 Bacup

39 18 Colne

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TRANSLATIONS.
Paisley and East Renfrew Bible Society, by Rev. R. Burns...

Youth's Society for Religious Purposes
Dublin, Mrs. Gardiner

.Donation

30 0 0 10 0 0 1 17 0

FEMALE EDUCATION. Monmouthsbire, Female Society, by Mrs. Conway

0 0 Dublin, Baptist Female Education Society, by Mrs. Parkes... 9 11

Those Churches in this Auxiliary, which have not yet remitted their Contributions, are respectfully solicited to forward them without delay.

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TO CORRESPONDENTS.

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The Thanks of the Committee are presented to Mrs. Davis, of Reading; and Mr. Coles, 227, Tottenham-court-road, for sundry Magazines, &e. for the Mission.

Any Friends, who may have Reports, Missionary Heralds, or Quarterly Papers, lying by them not wanted, will oblige the Secretary by sending them to the Mission House.

The list of Contributions, &c. from the Oxfordshire Auxiliary, arrived 100 late. The sum from Ensham will appear in its proper place next month.

CONTENTS

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ASSOCIATIONS. Page
Mixed Communion, &c.

515
Buckinghamshire....

400
Nathan's Mission to Darid.

60
Cornwall

84

Observations on Projector's Letter.. 241
Devon and Cornwall.

443
On Prayer...

68
Essex,

301
Religion in America.

66
Isleham

487

Remarks on Messrs. Cox & Ewing's
Home Missionary

347
Review on Baptism ...

501
Kent and Sussex.

347

Reniarks on the Eclectic Review 469
New Western

442

Reply to Lamed on Baptism .. 296
Southern.

345, 488

Reply to the Congregational Maga-
Western..
30

197
Sabbath-breaking
Essay DEPARTMENT.

Sanctification of the Lord's-Day.... 457
Act of Uniformity ...... 380, 464

Senex's Reply to the Queries on the si
Address at an Ordination.

Admission of Members to

428
Answers to four Questions

Churches

507
423
Answer to A, B, and C, &c.

509

Singing in Dirine Worship... 107, 149
Answer

3
to
A conscientious

Sleep
Reader"
The Greeks

13
185
To the Editors.....

191
Anticipations.

239
Appeal 10 British Christians on the

Unpaid Letters to Country Ministers 155
Behalf of Slaves

461

INTELLIGENCE.
Appearance of the Angel of the
573 Advertisement Extraordinary

4188
Blasphemy cognizable
167 America

81, 169
Bounds of Religious Controversy. 512 | American Baptists

53)
Christians abstaining from Evil. 284 Baptisi Building Fund 214, 254, 397,533
Conversion of a Village

12 Births and Deaths
Cox's (Rev. F. A.) Sermon 141 Christian Liberality
Death of Rev. W. Turnbull.

97 Church at Staines

441, 488
Duties of Ministers of the Gospel.. 200 Civil Rights of Dissenters.

210
Epistles to the Seven Churches.

1
Collyer, Rev. Dr.

82
Church at Ephesus ...
54 Committee of Deputies

171
Church at Laodicea...
418 Cornwall

84
Church at Pergamos'..

145
Demarara

81, 126, 168
Church at Philadelphia
324 Dissenuing Registers.

171
Church at Sardis......
275 Glasgow....

29
Church at Smyrna..
Church at Thyatira

103 Gospel introduced among Fishermen 83
194 Hamburg

397
Epitaphs.

229
Herts' Union

32
Evangelical Repentance
233 Itinerant Preachers' Academy.

30
Family Worship
329 Loan for New Churches

303
Figurative Words on Baptism

287
Moravian Missions.

486
Francis's (Rev. R. B.) Letter 67 Registers of Births

167
Hall's (Rev. R.) Description of Revival of Religion in Germany 344

Rev. Messrs. Toller and Fuller... 53 Sinith, late Rev. Mr. (Demerara).. 308
Infant Baptism

152 Smith, Mrs. Contribution for. 397
Inquirer after Truth
303 Tent Preaching.

260
Key to the Book of Job

65 Test and Corporation Acts ... 126, 302
Memoir of a distinguished Prelate.. 273 To the Editor of the New Erangeli.
Memoir of Rev. J. Emery
413 cal Magazine.....

304
Dleinoir of Rev. J. Palmer ... 517, 309 Widows, Sumis roled 10

39, 348

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IRIS CHRONICLI.

MISSIONARY HERALD. &
Aaniversary...

349

Auxiliary Societies, &c.
Annoal Report

Page
305
Baptist Irish Society

129
Bedfordshire

405
Briscoe, J. P........ 173, 174, 490

Birmingham
Boston ...

541
Bushe, T.
ini...., 539

.: 493
Carey, W.

Bristol and Bath
88
Chatham

-133
Davis, Stephen ..» 36, 174, 401, 489,

405
Langley, W.

355
N•Kaag.
132, 176, 445 Essex .......

354
Moore, w.

Frome
173, 447

493
O'Brien, J.
402 Gloucestershire

222
Page, H.
261 Great Missenden..

265

Kent
Leiters from an Irish Reader, 83, 94,

37

Lincoln
85. 86, 87, 132, 173, 175, 445, 446

89

Oxfordshire
Reply to Messss.Vaughan & Carr 129, 217

221
Bubscriptions 36, 132, 176, 308, 404, 540 Sevenoaks. • ******
Thomas, W.

Western District..

266, 494
87, 402, 538

354
Walker, Sarah

445 West Middlesex
Wilson, J..... 8), 175, 307, 401, 537

Missimary Stations,

... 91

Ajimere
LITERARY INTELLIOENCE, 29, 80, 125, Allahabad

.. 453
160, 909, 997, 38, 396,440, 486, 530 | Anotta Bay

359
Bencvolen

. 40, 157, 227, 543
MISCELLANEA,
Burmah

270
A Christian's Guides ..

203 Calcutta.. 37, 177, 268, 406, 449, 341
Address for Relief of Widows 289 Chittagong

ieri 408
Affecting Ignorance
476 ) Colombo

137
Alarning Apprehensions of a Jewish Cutwa

39, 181, 454
70 Delhi

90
Anecdote of Dr. J. Owen

203 Digah

135, 182, 225, 357
of Dr. Young.
114 Dinagepore

91
of Eliot of America. "203 | Fultyghur

453
of William III.
115 Honduras

269, 498, 544
Effects of Gambling

112
Howrah

134, 223, 267, 452
Emblems of Death

16 Kingston

49, 139, 359
Evil of Gaming
112 Moorshedabad

134, 294
Fatbar, do you never ask a Blessing? 385 Montego Bay

296, 409
Grace Abounding.
70 Mosquito Shore

296
Historical Essays,
13, 431 Nagpore

455, 495
Illustration of Hosea ii, 21, 29... 473 | Padang

138, 225, 497
Impiety of taking the Lord's Supper 114 Salatiga

496, 549
Important Hints to Ministers ... 476 Sebolga

41, 91
Improprieties in Public Prayer..... 155 Serampore 90, 133, 222, 355, 406,
Indian Equipage

494, 541
Irish Presbyterians
518 Tartary

545
Letters from Smyrna -
Michaelis, J. D. on Baptism

Societies, fc.

517
Milton...

519 | Annual Meetings •• 224, 265, 309, 353
Nonconformist Horo
202 | America

94, 270
Origin of English. Newspapers, 69 American Baptist Missionary Society 93
Pastorini ...
339 | Demerala

226
** Philosophical Reflections 242 Designation of Rev. J. Fleming 266
Preface to Mr.Reeves's Pocket Edi- Hayti

409
tion of the Scriptures, i..
474 | Leslie, Rev. Andrew

89
Queries ...

291, 334, 438 London Missionary Society 326
Remarkable Instance of Christian Moravian Missionary Society

547
Canclour....
154 New England Society. ::

355
of Divine Grace 475 Notices.

221, 265, 406, 449
Remarks on Slavery
.. 333 | Ward, Rev. W.

133
Sabbath Breaking

473 Contributions 43, 95, 139, 184, 228, 272,
Syrian Mode of Baptism

476

316, 360, 411, 156, 509, 547
The Minister's Wife ...

383 Correspondents 44, 140, 184, 228, 279.
hurtet's Sentence,

70

360, 412, 456, 500, 518

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