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LONDON:
FRANCIS & JOHN RIVINGTON,
ST. PAUL'S CHURCH YARD, AND WATERLOO PLACE.

1816.

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Humiliation and Contrition the On the Potato Disease and its

duty of the present season 1 Remedies.

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Remarks on the twenty-third Heidelberg

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chapter of Jeremiah

4 The Christian's Food

ib.

Meditations on this chapter ib. Song for the Wilderness

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Psalm lvii. 10, 11.

5 | Domestic Economy

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A Hymn for Missionaries in Africa 6 Grasses

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Stories illustrative of the Church The Lord God is a Sun and

Catechism

ib. Shield

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Archbishop Parker

9 Novel Filterer

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Extracts from an original Sermon 10 Hints on Domestic Economy 33

Extracts from my Family Bible 15 Mixture for Bread.....

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Christ the End of the Law 16 | Notices to Correspondents ib.

HUMILIATION AND CONTRITION THE DUTY OF THE

PRESENT SEASON.

The reader may perhaps inquire of us, whether there is

any season or time when it is not a paramount duty to

humble ourselves in heartfelt repentance before the face

of God. And we must answer it by saying that there is

not. These things are the duties of prosperity and the

duties of adversity. Every thing calls us to them, and

every occasion demands them. Not only at the close of

every year, but at the close of every day, there is a fresh

call to us to consider our ways, and a fresh claim on

God's part to our deep humiliation. If we are blessed

by Him with prosperity, ought this to elate us ? No; it

should make us more humble in our remembrance of

Him from whom all good things come, and of ourselves

from whom cometh nothing but evil. His mercies are

humbling, if we would see them aright. They are not

only freely given and undeserved, but they are granted

in spite of daily transgressions, and in place of deserved

punishments. "I need not say how much the opposite

dispensation-viz. that of adversity-calls us to repent

and be humble. It is its sure effect with all whose

VOL. XXVI.

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