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LONDON:
THE RELIGIOUS TRACT SOCIETY,
56, PATERNOSTER ROW, AND 65, ST. PAUL'S CHURCHYARD.

SO1.D BY THE BOOKSELLERS.

CONTENT S.

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Aged Manasseh, the 148, 178
Aim high

71
Animal affection
Autumn

258
Berend Stein, the labourers'

pastor :
The churchyard

36
Charles Stobe

38
Berend Stein

39
How the two became one 41
How Berend came to office
and honour

61
How Berend discharged his
duties

64
The end of the labourers'
pastor

68
Best maternal care, the . 333
Bible anecdotes

220
Bible colporteur, the

162
in South America, the 79
Burning of lights in places of
worship

21
Business and prayer

327
Caravan in the desert

57
Cedars of Lebanon, the . 197
Cheerful and afflictive sounds 128
Child's tears, a

359
Christ is all

99
for us, and Christ in us 79
Christian and the Turk, the 91
love

160
the death of a

190
Christian Scriver's thoughts :
The flower bed

134
The hop plant

214
Infirmities

276
Colportage anecdotes :

The colporteur and priest 53

Christians, quarrels amongst 219
Come up hither

48
Curiosity

262
David Rouge

255
Deed, a good, louder than a
trumpet

72
Doing ill and doing well 50
Doing nothing :

78
Don't put it off

117
Eagles, the

253

Page
Eastern potters

169
Eternity

78
Female dress, on

13
Fiery serpent, the

281
Fog, the

325
Freedom and strictness

52
Gems

111, 138, 223
Giacomo, the young hermit 317
“God's blessing on the dance” 73
Good servants

75, 132, 191
Humble mind, a

128
Humility

207
Hard master, a .

154
Heaven and earth

106
I can say yes. What will you

74
“ I have not time"
Ichneumon, the

137
“In anywise rebuke thy neigh-
bour"

121
Instruments, but not chil-
dren.

348
Is it ever right to be angry? 329
It saves from sin

135
James the soldier

291
John Wesley and his man
Joseph .

109
Just lippen to him

25
Lavater, J. G., and the poor
widow

351
Lent, not given

79
Let us alone

342
Lighthouse of Rona, the 106
Look out, and look in

161
Martyr and apostate, the 146
Middle aisle, the

22
Miller Sampson

17
Miser, the

29
Mistresses and servants 330
Most beautiful things in the
world, the

187
“My Repose"

113
November, short pieces for :
The windy day

332
Despondency

333
Our mercies :-Speech

298
Sweet sounds
Oblivion of pain

304

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202

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Parent and child, sympathy Tract anecdotes, etc. :

between

208, 272

More fruit

133

Past times and past benefits 289 The giver blessed

164

Peace, the search for

97 Perseverance prevailing. 165

Persecution.

141 Speak as well as give 193

Piedmontese martyr, the 337 The sick boy

222

Poor widow's boy, the

129 Tracts in France

278

Praying sceptic, the

285 Give and scatter tracts 304

“Quench not the Spirit” 59 Tracts at fairs

331

Railroad men

214

Tracts among colliers . 359

Railway and the sabbath 335 Trust in God

20

Refuge

85

Truth is strange

45

Rev. Henry Blunt, letter from Warmth for the cold .

358

the

158

Wasted year, a .

3

Revolution, scene of a

174 Watching for the dawn

2

Secret faults

126 Wear a smile

277

Shall we travel on the sabbath? 100 What is in Christ

185

Shepherd church in the Pyre- What Christ has done for souls 32

107 Which will you be?

49

Souls, the worth of

95 Why will ye die? .

Spare it this year :

89 Widow of M., the

" Susan! Susan !

you

World to come, the

. 170

ready ?”

211 Word of God, power of the

6

Test, the

344
“ There is no society there" 296
6. There is wrath gone out from

POETRY
the Lord”
303 Be thou ready

28

Three regrets, the:

Complaints of the poor

360

First regret

102 Contented prisoner, the 196

Second regret

103 Fountain, the

56

Third regret

· 10+ | I will keep thee

139

To my neighbour

313

Lady's dream

335

Tongue, the .

111 My mother's voice

168

Tract aneciotes, etc. :

Saint at his funeral, a

84

The swearer's prayer .

27 Stream of life, the

168

A word in season

27 Thou knowest

112

Are you a doctor ?

55 Unfailing graces

196

Books to children and ser-

Wasted flowers, the

223

vants

82 Wave, the

140

I do not want your books 83 What must it be to be there! 111

Is that all?

83 Who shall roll us away the

This is the man

110 stone?

290

Are you ready?

110 Winds, the

308

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WATCHING FOR THE DAWN. The daily morning and evening sacrifice of a lamb was commanded to the Jews, as related in Exodus xxix. 38, 39. “ Two lambs of the first year day by day continually. The one lamb thou shalt offer in the morning; and the other lamb thou shalt offer at even," etc.

The time of offering the early sacrifice was the dawn of morning, soon after the first streaks of light were distinctly

It was the office of one of the attendant priests to ascertain the proper time. For this purpose, during the continuance of the temple of Jerusalem, the appointed priest regularly went up to the top of the building to watch for the dawn, and when he saw it he called out, “ It is day!” The presiding priest then asked, “Is the heaven bright up to

JANUARY, 1848.

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