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to the minister, froin 2 Tim. ii. 3 ; word of life. For some months the and Mr. Thomas, of Abergavenny services were carried ou in a private (late of Ryeford) addressed the house, which bring found insufficie church from Col. iv. 12, and con- ent, a chapel was erected, which was cluded the meeting by prayer. opened June 3. Mr. Church, of
The Sussex • Association met at Banbury, began the service; Mr. Brighton, on the 27th and 28th of Freer, of Uxbridge, preached from May. On the 27th, Mr. Arrow, of Mark xvi. 20 ; Mr. Aston, of BuckHastings, preached at Mr. Hamil- inghamn, concluded with prayer. In ton's Meeting, from 1 Jobin v. 12; the afternoon, Mr.Davis, of WaddesMr. Brown, of Burwash, and Mr. don, began with prayer ; Mr. AsNicol, of London, engaged in prayer. ton piached from Ps. cxviii. 25 ; Next day, the forenoon was spent and Mr. Fletcher, of Bicester, con: in transacting the business; and cluded with prayer. the Rov. F. Hamilton was chosen
June 11. The Rev. G. Bartlett Secretary and Treasurer. In the
was ordained over the Independent evening ihe Association met at Lady Huntingdon's Chapel; when Mr. Bridport, Dorselshire. Mr. Crook,
congregation at Weytown, Neves, of Alfrislon, preached from of Charmouth, opened the services 1 Cor. ix. 16. Mess. Hamilton and of the day; Mr. Weston delivered Jones (of Wivelsfield) engaged in the introductory discourse, &c. ; prayer.
Mi. Saltren oifered up the ordinaMay 27.
The Somerset Associa- tion prayer ; Mr.Cracknell gave the tion was held at Somerton. On the charge ; Mr. Rogers engaged in the preceding evening, Mr. Innes, of Cre- general prayer; Mr. Tracey preachditon, preached from 2 Cor. iv. 18. ed to the people. This place of In the morning, at seven o'clock, worship was forinerly supplied by a Mr. Heudebourck, of Taunton, from Socinian minister ; but the congrePhil. i. 27.; torenooni, Mr. Lewis, gation having dwindled to nothing, of Chelwood, from Neh. x. 39, last it was shut up for some years. The clause ; afternoon, Mr James,of Bir- surviving trustee then made it over mingham, from 2 Pet. iii. 12 ; and 'to an elderly gentleman of Mr. Salin de evening, Mr. Jay, of Bath, tren's congregation, who was chiefly from 1 John iv. 18. The devotional concerned in putting it into good reparts of the services were conducted pair. It was reopened in 1987 ; aud by a variety of ministers present. occasionally supplied by the above
Junel. Mr. W. Buck, late stu- minister as frequently as he had opdent at Bristol, was ordained Pastor portunity, for some years. Afterof the Baptist congregation at wards Mr. Pike, now of Broadway, Braunstone, in Northamptoushire. supplied it about ten years, dividiug Mr, Keely, of Northampton, began his active services between Weylown the service; Mr. Franklin, of Co- and Woodmill chapei. Mr. Bartlett, ventry, delivered an introductory the present pastor, has regularly discourse, &c.; Mr. Heighton, of preached to them the last four Road, prayed; Mr. Hutchings, of years; and God has evidently blest London, gave the charge, from 2 his labours. Tim. iv. 2; Mr. Sutcliff', of Olney,
June 17, the Devonshire Associapreached to the people, from Heb. tion met at Ottery. On the precedxii. 22 ; and Mr. Adams, of Napton, ing evening, Mr. Golding, of Fullaoncluded in prayer.
Mr. Franklin preached in the evening, froin Isa. Messrs. Saltren and Hendebourek
wood, preached from Micah ii. 10. xxxiii. 17.-Ielig on, in this place, appears to have l'evived during the of Association, the Ministers met at
engaged in prayer. On the morning
seven o'clock, for prayer and trans A very general spirit of enquiry acting private business. Mr.Rooker, having appeared for some time in of Tavistock, and Mr. Small, of the village of Launton, near Bices- Axminster, prayed ; Mr. Jones, of ter, some serious persons were ex- Plymouth' Dock, preached from cited to communicate to them the Deut, iv, 1 ; Mr. Evans, of Apple
dore, read the Address to the 2 Cor. i. 4. There has been a succhurches ; Mr. Sloat, of Ashburton, cession of faithful gospel-ministers concluded. In the evening, Mr. Al- at this place for above a century. len, of Exeter, prayed ; Mr. Innes,
July 8. Mr.B. Hobson, late stadent of Crediton, preached from Amos wi. 1; Mr. Denner, of Loddiswill, ed pastor of the Independent church
at Rotterham Academy, was ordain." concluded. Mr. Pinckbeck, of the
at Driffield, Yorkshire. Mr. Stoddard New Tabernacle, Plymouth; Mr. (now at Hull) introduced the serTozer, of Teignmouth; and Mr." vice with prayer, &c. ; Mr. BottomDenner, of Mourton Hampstead, ley, of Scarborough, delivered the were admitted Members of the As
introductory discourse ; Mr. Clarke, sociation. The place of meeting of Brigg, offered up the ordination appointed for the next year is Ta
prayer: Mr. Boden, of Shettleld.; vistock, on the Wednesday im
gave the charge, from Mal. ii, 6; mediately preceding Midsummer
Mr. Lambert, of Hall, 'preached te day. Messrs. Gibbons, of Honiton, and Varder, of Ottery, are ex: Mr. Mather, of Beverley, concluded
the people, from Phil. ii. 29 ; and pected to preach. In case of fail with prayer. Mr. Stoddard preacha ure, Messrs. Small and Allen. Mr. ed in the evening; as did Mr. SmelInnes to prepare the Address.
ley, of Grimsby, the evening before On Tuesday, June 23, a chapel
July 8. A New Meeting - house was opened at Nuneaton Cominon, Warwickshire. In the morning, Mr. Hampshire. In the morning, Mo
was opened at Hartly Row, in Williams, of Warwick, and Mr. Dore, of London, preached from Evans, of Foleshill, preached from
Acts xiii. 20. In the afternoon, Mr. 1 John i ?, and Matt. xxvii. 42. Sasféry, of Salisbury, from Luke ix. In the afternoon, Mr. Moseley, of
2. In the evening, Mr.Jefferson, of Hanley, from 2 Chron. vi. 18. in the Basingstoke, from Luke vii. 5. The evenius, Mr. Burton, of Bedworth, following ministers likewise engaged from 2 Chron. vi. 10. Mr. Hitchen, in different parts of the services: of Atherstorie, Mr. Hewitt, of Bed- Holloway, Saunders, Newmari, Pinworth, Mr: Hartley, ef Lutterworth, nell, Davies, Perry, and Millard. engaged in prayer, &c.
The congregations were larger than the building would contain, Mr. Dag
LONDO ley, the pastor of this church, a na. tive of Nuneaton Common, has been the instrument of raising three con- The Committee who conduct this gregations, and building three Institution, after many fuitless enchapels, within a few miles of each quiries for a suitabie house, iu an other; at two of which, viz. Nun, airy and healthy situation, have, at eaton Common and Badgley,, he length, fixed upon a commodious preachos every Lordis Day,
building, lately křown by the vame July 1, Mr. T. B, Browne, from of Cumming House, in the New Hoxton Academy, was ordained pas- Road, Penionville; to whicn a very tor of the Independent Church at large garden is attached. They have BurwashMr. Popplewell, of Mar- purchased a long lease of these pre. den, began with reading and prayer; misses ; and are about to ereci an Mr, Ham I on, of Brighton, deli- additional attic story, for the pure 'vered the introductory discourse and pose of a dormitory. The expence asked the questions; Mr. Ralph, of of the purchase, iniended additions, Maidstone, offered the ordination- and furniture, will probably amount prayer ; Mr. Atkinson, of Hoxton, to 30001. ; but, we trust, the libergave the charge, froin 2 Cor. vi. 4; ality of the public will enable the Mr. Arrow, of Hastings, preached Society to meet this and every other to the people, from Heb. xiii. 22. necessary expence, Nearly 20 feIn the evenug, Mr. Ralph preachod males are already under the care of from 1 John v. 12; and on the
the Ladies' Committee. rediag eveying Mr. Hamilton, froin ? By a Report of The Edinburg
LONDON FEMALE PENITENTIARY.
Magdalenc Asylum," for the year three of the students were engaged 1806, we find that, froin 1797 (its as follows (a fourth was prevented commencement) 116 unfortunate by illness): - Mr. Salt began with young women have been admitted; prayer ; Mr. Barnes spoke on the 38 of whom have been resiored to. Incarnation; and Mr. Clunie on the their friends, or placed in service, Descent of the Holy Spirit. After&c. ; and several others, who have wards, Mr. Durant, of Poole, read been discharged, have never return- a very satisfactory Report of a preed to their evil courses ; 31 are at vious examination of the students in present in the house.
Latin, Greek, and Hebrew, signed A larger house is now building, by the Rev. J. Humphreys and R. which will accoinmodate 70 or 80 Winter; and concluded with a suit. persons.
able Address and Prayer. The next The expenditure of the last year morning there was an Association of was about 6791.; towards which, the Ministers educated in this Institulabour of the women amounted to tion; when each gave a solemn and 9917.; a circuinstance highly hon. pleasing account of the work of ourable, What an affectin, cou- God where Providence has appoint. sideration is it, that of 116 feinales ed them. They dined together in admitted into this Asylum, 96 were the library; and in the evening, Mr, under 24 years of age !
C. Buck preached a very appropriWe rejoice to hear that the sum ate sermon, on the Importance of a of 2001 being part of a legacy left Gospel Ministry, Messrs. Cope, of by a deceased gentiemian for charit. Launceston, and Gore, of Barbican, able purposes) has been devoted to engaged in prayer. - This Seminary the London Female Penitentiary, by his supplied the church of God with
20 ministers in the course of the last the liberality of the extcutors,
Jane 25. The Anniversary was On Wednesday, June 24, the usual held at the Countess of Huntingdon's examination of the Students of this College, at Cheshunt; when three Seminary took place; when the of the students delivered themes on young gentlemen read passages from the following subjecis ; -- Mr. Mile Virgil and Lucretius; from the ler, “ The Gospel a Treasure;” Mr, Greck Testament, Herodotus, and Foster, “ What is incumbent on Mie Euripides ; and from the Hebrew nisters who are put in Trust with this Bible. A Report was then made by Treasure ?" Mr. Bridgman, "What the Trustees, concerning the pro- is the Duty of the People to whom gress and the conduct of the students. this 'Treasure is exhibited and offer: After which, questions were pro- ed :" The Rev. Mr, Braithwaite posed to them in the sciences of A:a. preached froin Heb. ix, 24,“ TO jomy and Chemistry, and the Phili; appear in the presence of God for şophy of the Human Mind. Several us;” Mr. Newman, of Sleaford, and other branches of nseful science were Mr, Mefin, of Folkstone, formerly unavoidably omiited in the exanii- sludents at this Seminary, engaged nation, through want of time. The in prayer, The chapel, which is a Gertiemen who were present tes!i- remarkably neat one, and lately fied their warm approbation of the built, was well filled; besides which, Tutors and the young men. Thę inany persons were in the court-yard, Chairman (the Rev, R. Winter gave who, by the constşuction of the them a very suitable and affeclionate place, could hcar with great ease ; Address; and the Mecting, which and it is hoped that the services of was highly satisfactory, was con- the day were not only satisfactory, cluded with prayer,
but profitable, HOXTON, ,
WYMONDLEY, June 24. A numero!is Meeting of The Rev. H. F, Burder, A. M. the Supporters of this Seminary was has been chose a by the Trustees of meld in the adjoining Chapel; when the late Mr. Coward, Classical Tu
tor in the Academy at Wymond.ey, tention of the assembly to the bless, nčar Stevenage. This Institution ings derived from the illustrious was originally under the care of Dr. House of Hanover; under whose Doddridge, at Northamptoil. The mild and auspicious government this Rev, Mr. Parry is now Tutor in Di- country had become so much distinvinity and Philosophy. A chapel is guished for its public charitics. He erected on the premisses ; and a large then noticed the peculiar eircums Sunday-School established, under the stances of this Institution, for the superintendence of the witors and Education of the Deaf and Dumb pupils in this Seminary, which has (which, we understand, originated ample funds, and the best library with him) the utility of which is amongst the Dissenders.
now unequivocally established by exJune 26. A New Chapel was perience, and sanctioned by public opened in Kentish Town, a populous favour ; but the number of applivillage on the west side of London,
cants has been found much greater Mr. Stevens, of London, preached than was expected, and urgently In the afternoon, from Isa. Iv. 10, calls for the further aid of a benevo. 11; and Mr. Slatterie, of Chatham, lent public. in the evening, from Hag. ii. 7.
His Royal Highness appeared to Messss. Burdery G. Williams, Co. be highly gratified by the exertions bin, and Simpson engaged in of these two Rev. Gentlemen ; and prayer. A respectable place of expressed his approbation to each of worship was long wanted in this them. He then presented to the place; and much difficulty and charity a donation of Fifty Guineas. expence has occurred in electing The Lord Mayor presented the same it. The present building was eiect
son ; Charles Peichell, Esq. Forty ed between two and three
Guideas; S. Thornton, Esq. Thirty
years ago, on an adjoining spot of ground Guincas, &c. belonging to one of the London After taking some refreshment in Hospitals. The person who lield a
a marqué, and viewing the plans of lease from the hospital, and who the intended building, presented by agreed to let a part of it for the Mr. Swithin, the architect, his Royal cliapel, was threatened with an eject. Highness proceded in his carriage, ment, if the chapel (which was then
amidst the plaudits of all present, covering in). was not removed. wbo were highly gratified by the beMuch pains and considerablc offers nevolence and urbanity of manners were made to reconcile the mana- displayed by the lioyal Visitor.. gers, but all proved ineffecțual. In this season of diificulty, another.
July 3. The Rev. W. B. Wil. piece of ground unexpectedly oifer- liams, M. A. ed; and the chapel was taken down chosen to the Thursday Morning
vaaniinously and rebuilt.-- Many are the devices Lectureship of St. Peter's, Cornhill, of mens' hearts ; yet the council of vice Rev. Henry Fuslor, M. A. reGod, that shall stand. - It is hoped signed, who held it for nearly 33 the religious public will generously years, having been elected to it in contribute to ihis peculiar casa. October 1774.
The Rev. Mar Gurney, Minister
of the Free Chapel, West Street, St. On Saturday, July 11, the first Giles (late Wesley's) has succeeded stone of a New Asyluin for Deaf and to the Rectory of St. Cleinert Danes, Dumb Children, in the Kent Road,
Strand. near London, was laid by his Royal Highness the. Duke of Gloucester, We bear that some young mea attended by the Lord Mayor, &c. belonging to the congregation of the The Secretary, the Rev. R. Yates, Rev. Mr. Hobbs, Colehester, have delivered an appropriate prayer; formed themselves into a Society for and the Rev. J. Townsend made a the Support of Missions, by small uitable Address, directing the at. regular contributions,
DEAF AND DUMB.
Collections made in SCOTLAND, by the Rev. Messrs. CAMPBELL and Free,
to ussist the Jewish Fund of the London Missionary Society, 1807. May 24, Edinbingh, Mr. Peddie's, Bristow Street L. 46 15 12 25, Portsburgh, Mr. Lothiau's
25 1 1 0 27, Paisley, Mr. Sınart's
41 4 0 28, Port Glasgow
23 127 Greenock
27 9 10 31, Glasgow (Messrs. Pirie and Dick's)
116 18 0 Ditto, at Mr. Kidston's
24 0 0 June 1, Stirling, at Mr. Smart's
21 5 0 2, Down, Mr. Fletcher's
0 0 Dumblane, Mr. Gilfillan's
2 6 3, Alloa, Mr. Walers's
13 2 0 Kincardine, Mr. Young's
5 93 5, Inverkeithiing, Mr. E. Brown's
3 0 Kinross, Mr. Ilay's
12 7, Perth, Mr. Aikinan's
35 0 0 Scone, Mr. Jameison's
8 I 0 g, Montrosc
19 9 6 10, Aberdeen, Mr. Glass's
18 14 03 Widow's Mite
I 0 0 Lock Chapel, Mr. Philp's
15 4 4 College Close
19 190 12, Stonehaven, Mr. Ballantine's
3 8 0 Brechin, Mr. Blackader
7 17 1 14, Dundee. Particulars of the Collections here have not
come to hand; but, will appear in our next. 15, Kenpoway, Mr. Fraser's
8 17 0 Kirkaldy, Mr. Law's
20 16 0 Friends at Falkland
1 1 0 16, Kinghorn, Mr. Black's
4 0 0 Dunfermline, Messrs. Husband and MʻTarlane's 26 13 0 17, Queensferry, Mr. Carruther's
8 6 Linlithgow, Mr. Watson's
16 1 0 M. P. and Miss P. Bo-dess
2 0 Falkirk, Mr. Belfrage's
0 0 18, Whitburne, Mr. J. Brown's
12 12 03 19, Musselburgh, Mr. Black's
10 0 0 "20, Dalkeith, Mr. Brown's
12 12 0 21, Edinburgh, Morning, at Mr. Lothian's (2d Collection) 8 0 0
Afternoon, at Mr. Peddie's (2d Collection) 29 13 31
Even. and next Moró. Rose St. Mr.J. Hall's 78 11 6 22, Leith, Mr. Aitchison's
33 00 43, Selkirk, Dr. Lawson's
10 10 0 24, Kelso, Mr. Hall's,
12 60 25, Jedburgh, Mr. Young's, Sermon ai an Hour's Notice 5 98 Hawick, Mr. Henderson's
10 18 5 26, Langtaolin, Mr. Jardine's
13 35 Collections in ENGLAND, for the General Fund of the London Missionary Society. June 28, Carlisle
10 11 103 29, Penrith, Mr. Thomson's Meeting
IL 0 0 30, Kendal, Mr. Kay's for Jewish Fund
9 4 7 July 1, Lancaster, Mr. Charrier's
8' 13 14 2, Prestoni, Mr, Morgan's 5, Liverpool, Newington Chapel, Mr. Bruce's
3600 Bethesda Chapel Dunean Str. Mr: Ralpb's 63 4
Baptist Chapel, Byrom Street, Mr. Davies's 35 0.0 6, Welch Calvinistic Methodists, Bedford Str. Chapel
9 12 6