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Naples, superstition of Page 167

Owen, Dr. John, an early advocate for
Nations, of Canaan, destruction of the, toleration
vindicated

Page 153
186 Oxenstiern, Chancellor, found rest in
of Europe, already subverted the bible alone

52
169, 170
Nature, volume of, to be studied 317,

P.

318
Nelson, Admiral Lord, piety of, Advert: Pagans, number of, in the world, 271

22, 304
Newcome, Archbishop, high opinion

Paine, Thomas, opinion of, on the gos-
of, on the Scriptures 189

pel
an high literary character

illiterate and immoral 63, 298

on national churches 332
Newport, Hon. Fran. miserable end of

Age of reason of, quotation

from
10

137
New ton, Sir Isaac, painful affliction

challenged to produce morals
and patience of

equal to the New Testament
fine anecdote of
66

298
on the prophecies 161

on national Popes

147
accounted the bible the most

a man of some natural talents
sublime philosophy 237

200
entertained an awful sense of

an ignorant and malignant per-
God
178

200, 201
found the strongest marks of

insolently attacks the clergy on
truth in the bible

their learning
299

200--202
Newton, Bishop, Dissertations of, re-

37 objections of to the scrip-
commended

ture, answered
183

202--208
on the eternity of future

specimens of the insolence of
misery

208-210
189
on the rich endowments of

jests of Solomon recommened,
the church

to
328

256, 257
on our national iniquities 327

persuasion of that he was right,
Newton, Rev. John, wickedness and

no proof

266, 267
conversion of

Paley, Rev. William, on subscription
Nineveh, prophecies concerning, con-

336
clusive

104

teaches prevarication 177
Nobleman, affecting letter from a

account of the Methodists by

Addenda,
46-49
mortifying declaration of a

Parishes in England and Wales 71

Parsons, of all descriptions, too pa.
244
pistical

82, 83
Paris, murders at

226

Paschal, spent his whole time in pray-
Objections, to the scriptures, with an-

er and the bible

50, 51
182-200
the lesser, to the Patrick, Bifliyings, brief view of 146

of the 151, 154

formation
common prayer 157
Okely, Dr. recants his deistical princi- Paul, St. triumphant death d. at a re-
ples

299, 300

scriptures
Oldys, Fran. writes the life of Thos.
Paine

213
Oliver, Dr. conversion and death of 31

213
51

sketch of, in England
Olympia, F. M. joyful death of
Oxford, Earl of, an infidel and hypo-

89
crite

221 Peter, St. a curious anecdote of
Orleans, Duke of, declares in favour Peterborough, Lord, Eulogium of, on

303
52
of piety
Ormonde, Duke of, eminent for devo- Philosophers, French, of various sen-

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Father, a great student in Las

291
298 Persecution, a sure mark of Antechrist

214, 231

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Fenelon

274

2 timents
tion
Orrery, Earl of, a firm believer 237 Pluralities of livings, very common
Ostervald, attributes great blame to
the clergy

74 Pomfret's Poems, quotations from 316

232, 233

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Pococke, high character of, by Locke Prophecies, a wonderful chain of, in

Page 87
scripture

Page 161
Pope, Alexander, Esq. declaration of

a remarkable one concern-
quotations from 45, 46, 199, 243, .

ing the French 248, 249

264
262, 288 Propertius, quotation from
å believer

133 Prussia, Frederic, king of, egrious-
Pope, of Rome, duration of 131 ly mistaken

295
anecdote of 329 Psalmist, a great admirer of the law
cruelly treated by the of Moses

238
French

160 Puritans, History of, by Neal, recom.
mended

142
Popes, of Rome, number of, in all 131

however virtuous to go into Pythagoras, excellent précept of 286
perdition

140

Q.
Popery, a grievous curse to Christen-
dom

93
600 gross errors in

317
141 Quadrupeds, species of
Pt, Lord, infidelity and death
of
Pref. 7, 8.

R.
Pope, William, infidelity and awful
death of

Pref. 8, 9

Raleigh, Sir Walter, dying advice of
Porcupine, Peter, Bloody Buoy of 222

303
226

Rank, men of, sometimes the pest of
democratic principles
a neighbourhood

172
illustrated by 217 Reasons, the Author's, for resigna-
writes the life of T.
tion

331, 342
Paine
298 Rectories, number of

71
Porson's account of Gibbon's history Reformation, prevented the clergy

16, 17

from amassing the wealth of Eu.
Porteus, Bishop, quotation from, on

rope

163
the Atonement

118

of England, essential to
Discourses of, on Redemp-

the salvation of the
tion, recommended 269

country 75–81, 135
on a Future State, recom-

146
mended

245

attended with some dan-
Prayers for the King, too frequently

ger

171, 172
repeated

136

nature of that contended
Prebends, Canons, &c. some account

for

321, 330
of

72

Reformers, excellent men, and noble
Preferment, large, not necessary to

141
.examples
our usefulness

328
Religion, short sketch of

3, 4
church, instances of shock-

301
Singularity in, no disgrace

Jos
ing abuse in
148

302
Predictions, scriptural, conlople of

160

the highest honour 302
So, Esq. quotations from

alone, can make us happy
6

243, 244

attended with safety 177, 178
lomon

262
Pringle, Sir John, conversion of 31

compared
Priestly, Dr. considers all lively reli-

Renty, Mons. de, read three chapters

269, 270
gion as enthusiasm

daily on his knees

283
Priests by their folly the curse of

Repentance, death-bed, very danger-
Christendom
168, 169

37
Priests, 24,000 of, murdered in France

Reyner, a bankrupt, afterwards hon-

ourably paid his debts 322
Priesthood, in danger of being sub-

Ridley, Bishop, able to repeat much
verted

of the bible
Protestant states, to fall
169

290
Rittenhouse, David, a philosopher,
139
yet a believer

296
271
Prophets, ancient, vindicated 185 186

tianity

opinion of, on the books of So- Religions, of the world should be

310

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Protestants, number of, in the world Robertson, Dr. opinion of, on Chris.

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Robertson, Dr. sermon of, recom- Sherlock,Dr. on the Test Act page 15%
mended
Page 317

on Divine Providence,
Robinson, Dr. a great admirer of the

recommended 195
bible

237 Shepherd, of Salisbury Plain, read his
Robison's Proofs of a Conspiracy 319 bible daily for 30 years 294
Robert, King of Sicily, preferred his ney, Sir l'hilip, dying advice of 288
bible to his kingdom

239 Slavery, in ancient times common and
Rochester, Earl of, conversion and cruel

165
wickedness of

32, 35

Slave trade, in England, inexcusable-
Bishop of, against all reform

ness of

164, 165
84

honour due to those who
Rome, destruction of, predicted 131,

under God effected the
132

Abolition 165, 166
Romaine, Rev. William, read nothing Socrates, short account of

8, 255
but the bible for 30 years Societies, for promoting religion 272,
293

273
glorious death of 55, 56

Solomon, Sermon and experience of
Roscommon, Earl of, passage from,

241, 242
applied to the bible

262 South, Dr. two declarations of 264, 328
Rowe, Nic. Esq. died in the faith 262 Spain, King of, penitent lamentation
Rosseau, extraordinary life and death from

43
of

26, 28, 266

Spaniards, horrible cruelty of, in Ame-
fine quotations from, on the rica

163
gospels 181, 182, 238 Spencer, Edmund, fine sentiments of
Rush, Dr. a philosopher, yet a Chris-

313
tian

296 Spectator, No. 237, on Providence 195
Russel, Lord, happy death of 51 Spinosa, died an atheist

267
Spirit, Holy, operation of, defended
S.
by Bishop Pearson

308

Stars, number of, discoverable 317
Sabbath profaned, and lost 221

Stackhouse, Rev, T. on the objections
41

to the bible
Salmasius, dying lamentation of

196
Saville, Sir George, some account of 61

Steel, Sir Richard, on the death of
Scaliger, a fine stanza, admired by 307

three infidels 46
Scarlett, New Testament of, for uni-

greatly deligbted with
versal restitution

190

the scriptures 256,
Scott, Rev. Thomas, conversion of 36
answer of, to T. Paine, quota-

Christian Hero of, re-
tion from

180

commended 303
Scotland, kirk of, some account of 73 Sterne, Lawrence, Sermon of, on Con-
shipping of

230
science

267
Scriptures, law against their being read

curious dissolution of 90

292 Stillingfleet, Bishop, endeavours re-
Seldon, Jolin, dying declaration of 52,

294

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formation

143
53, 258

Origines Sacræ of, strong-
Seneca, fine passage from, on Cato 306

ly recommended

297
Servin, the atheist, life and death of

Struensee, Count, conversion of, 38, 40

8, 10 Subscription,to the 39 Articles, a great
Servan, Mons. noble death of 226

hardship 149, 158
Shakespeare's account of purgatory 24,

when we go to College,

150
quotations from 88, 172,

very wrong
250, 268

is there a Bishop in Eng-
Sheffield, Duke of Bucks, lines on the

land who believes fully
death of

46
his own subscription?

157
Sherlock, Bishop, quotations from

Pref. 9 Susannah, Countess of Suffolk, read
the bible over twice a year

292
a fine passage from

246 Swedenborgh, strange errors of 212
sermons of, recom-

letter in defence of, fal-

lacious
269

213
mended

223
a passage from, on Switzerland, overthrow of
the Atonement 118

ܚܦ ܘ ܗ ܕܝ ܗ ܗ ܚܪ ܕ ܚܗܟ

T.

Voltaire, unhappy end of, at some

length Pages 11, 15
Tacitus, on the three states in a Go- lived laughing, but how did he
vernment

Page 218
die?

247
Taylor, Bishop, a rare character

83

dark picture of the present
Temple, Sir William, Burnet's ac-

state of man hy

175
count of

61

W.
Tennison, Archbishop, endeavoured
reformation

143 Wakefield, Mr. on Bishop Watson's
Testimonies, Heathen, to the birth of

Address

227
Christ

106

Evidenoes of Christianity
Theology, difficulties in

100

by, recommended 182
Thompson, James, quotation from 319

on national Churches 324
Tillotson, Archbishop, quotation from Waller, Sir William, eminent for piety
119

3
endeavoured reformation 143 Walker, Rev. Samuel, transporting
on the eternity of future death of

54
misery

189 Walsingham, serious reproof of 247,
reprobates the Athanasian

248
creed

338 War, authors on the causes of the
Tithes, originally a usurpation 152 present

69, 70
Toleration, unknown for manyages 153 Washington, General, a serious Chris-
clergy often unfriendly to tian

63
213 Watts, Dr. dependance of, on the pro-
Tollet, an apostate priest, a blood- mises of God

263
hound

218, 219

quotations from 6, 199, 263
Toplady, triumphant death of 278 Watson, Bishop, quotations from 63,
Tribes, ten of the Jews, now in the

178, 246, 251
Fast

188

entertains objections to the
Tronchin, Dr. confirms the bad end of

church

158
Voltaire

15

on the mysterious doctrines
Turk, fall of

323

of religion 192, 193, 194
Turreau's history of the Vendean war

apologies of recommended,
223

Pref. 17
Tyre, prophecies concerning, conclu- West, Gilbert, Esq. conversion of 29,
sive
104

30
Wesley, Rev. John, spent his whole

life in doing good 295

comfortable death of 278
Unbelievers, creed of

97 Wesley, Rev. Charles, quotations

from
Union, Act of, should be no hindrance.

7, 100, 144, 174, 268
to reformation
84 Whiston, William, reasons of

, for the
Universities, English, income of 71

truth of the bible 179, 180
Urick, John, great diligence of, in

anecdotes concerning 149,
prayer

41

334-Advert. 23, 24
Usher, Archbishop, a walking library

Whitefield, Rev. George, anecdote
concerning

325
Wilson, Bishop, declined his geat in
7

the house of Lords 75, 188
V.

Works of recommended

188
Vanderkemp, Dr. converted from Wilson, Captain, some account of the
deism

300

conversion and voyage of 273, 300
Vegetables, species of

317 Wilberforce, Wm. Esq, an able advo-
Vendee, La, murders in

226 cate for religion 235, 313 314
Vial, the seventh now pouring out 160 Williams, William, wickedness and
Vigo, Marquis ot, like unto Moses 339 death of

249-250
Vicarages, in England and Wales 71 William III. constant in prayer and
Villages of England, No. of 326

reading the bible

239
Visague, Madame de,barbarously treat. Willis, Henry, a farmer, read the bible
ed
217 eight times over

294

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Witsius, Herman, intimately acquain- Wotton, Sir Henry, a devout reader
ted with the bible

Page 292
of the bible

Page 292
Wolsey, Cardinal, affecting declara-
tion of

243

Y.
a tyrant over the church 147
Women, number of, murdered in
France

227

Yorke, Henry Redhead, Esq. views
Word of God, what meant by the 182

of, changed in prison

300
Worms, species of, what number

of317 Young, Dr. quotations from 3,162,173,
World, depraved state of the, before

174, 238, 243, 263, 295, 297, 310
Christ

253, 255
men of the, ill judges of what

Z.
is pleasing to God Advert.

23, 24 Zealots, in religion, noise and nonsense
inhabitants of the, how many of, causes ofinfidelity

271 Zuinger, Theodore, soliloquy of, at
Worlding, death of Advert 25 death

279

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