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CONTENTS OF VOLUME I.
Our Saviour's Distress in the garden of Gethsemane, Matth.
Religion, urging the practice of it in a candid and charitable
Religion, illustrated by a comparison of it with other qualities
and pursuits No. 2, Means of Grace
• To die is gain.' Original Poetry
Christ' lifted up,' and drawing' all men' unto him
The Temptations incident to Affliction
The New Birth
• Special interposition of God'
Love to the Invisible God
Prayer to Jesus Christ not authorised the Scriptures
Extract from Courayer's Last Sentiments
• The Bible Christian'
Unitarian Dedication, Ordinations, &c.
To the thoughtful and wise all seasons and occurrences are capable of suggesting trains of pleasing or profitable reflection. Nature with her varying garb is to them no dumb pageant. All above, beneath, and around them, the earth, the air, and viewless flight of time, utter voices for them. Days speak, and months and years impart instruction.
At the present moment, the past and the future naturally rise up before us—the year that is gone, and the year which is to come. The former can now benefit us only by its admonitions and warnings. With whatever sunny vestments, or garments of funereal sadness it has been clad, it now lives only in memory. Its joys and its sorrows have been tasted; its fears and hopes are ended; and its opportunities are past. Our thoughts and actions have been given in to the record
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