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THE PENNY

TRACT MAGAZINE,

AND

Christian Miscellany:

CONTAINING

VARIOUS PIECES OF PERMANENT INTEREST.

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

SOLD BY THE BOOKSELLERS.

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Page Abendberg Cretin Institution 65 Government of the tongue, the 149 Agriculture . . .

Great debt, the . . . . . 330 Ambition; or, Napoleon Buo Happy shepherd, the. ... 326 naparte.

Harvest scenes . . . . . 257 Anecdote-Truth ::::: 157

Heavenly conversation,. . . 252 Anecdotes:

Help one another . . . . . 79 Compassion and forgiveness 91 Holy Ghost, the, resisted .. 292 A noble Christian miner. . 93 Holy day, the . . . . . .

234 Anxious mother, the . . . . 176 Human nature . . . . . . 319 Believers not lawless. . . . 282 | Hundred and forty and four Bible and the sinner, the . . 178 thousand, the · · · · ·

323 Branch, the ....... 48 I am no hypocrite. ... 196 Bread found after many days. 61 I build for eternity . . . . 205 Buttercups and daisies . . . 119 Irreligious father, an. . .. Cataract of Niagara . . . . 181 Insane, influence of religion on 188 Child's prayer, a . . . . . Invisible bridge, the . .215 Children ....... 96, 251 It is sweet to believe in Jesus 100 Christ, ardent love to ... 262 It might be worse. . . . .

- the love of . . . . 163 Jewish ritual, the . . . . . Christian character .... 358 Juniper tree, the .....

education. . 340, 367 Keep to that, and you will do 45 Christian Scriver's thoughts: Kindness to animals.... 283 The dial-plate . . . .

13 Lake of Gennesaret, scene on The scales :....

85 Leading children to God .. 154 Summer weather... 210 Lieutenant Daniel Murray. 272 The dew . . . . .

Little Italian, the . . . . . The milky way...

Living temple, the .... Church in the Pyrenees, the

Loss of the soul, the .... 154 Colportage for lumber-men

Lot's wife ···..

258 Compass, the .: : . . 108 Luck . .

251 Conscience a prophet .. Martin Luther, childhood Cordial for the afflicted, a.. 122 youth of . . . . . .

38 Courtesy . . . . . . .

• 278 Michael Christian Bos ... 295 Death, preparation for .. 348 Milly Jennings . . . . . . 231 Doing nothing · · · · ·

Miscellaneous anecdotes : Dreadful insanity. ..

Trust in God . . . . . 185 Dying patient, the ...

Generous courage . . . . 221 Eternity . . . . . . . .

Example . . . . . . .222 Feed the flame . . . . . .

349 Missionary facts and anecdotes: Felon, the . . . . . . .

Home missions..... 124 Fitness for married life . . . 55 Peter, the negro ship-misa Foreign missions:

sionary . . . . . . . 158 The young Nantikok . .. 125 Self-devotedness . ... 186 Visit of murderers to the

Effects of perseverance . . 187 Greenland missionaries 126 Value of missions. ..223 Four words remembered for

The heart-melter . . . . 223 ever, . . . . . . . . 373 The aged negro disciple. . 286 France, Bible colporteurs in . 258 Mistaken soldier, the . . . 35 Gems . . . . . 28, 63, 191, 253 Mohammed's tomb at Medina 225 German watchman, the ... 236 Mottoes: Turn over a new leaf 4 God, rejoicing in . . . . .

308 Mount Moriah . . . . . . 322 Gospel, the, alone. .... 207 Mustard seed and the leaven, the 76 Gospel graces:

Never procrastinate . . . . 54 Evangelical repentance . . 230 Night in Switzerland ... 121 Faith

.. 230 Noble lady, a '. . . . . . 7 Brotherly love .:... 231 | No middle place ..... 62

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Not intending to seek religion 286 Sunshine and shade . . . . 275
Oh! if I were rich .. .. 376 Sword of the Spirit, the. ..
Ojibwa Indians, account of, 316, 349 That long eternity

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Old Humphrey, short pieces by: That sermon. ; . . . . . 212
Mary Scott . . . . . . 87

Theatrical exhibitions ... 299
Wait patiently ..... 88 There is no other way . . . 304
Take courage . . . . . 88

Thinking of Christ . . . . 57
Alan Drew . . .'. . . 284 Tom, the tippler . . . . . 115
Kindness ..

285 Too late . . . . . . . . 17
Worldly books and « The

Tract anecdotes, facts, etc. :
Book” . . · · · · ·

The Religious Tract Society 28
December . . . . . . . 372 Do you love what you give ? 29
Praise ..

. . 372 Tracts in Orissa . . . . 29
God's merciful remindin

373 Whose cent was that? . . 30
Old Hearty . . . . . . . 337 Christians are fellow-workers
One drop at a time..

with God . . . . . . 94
Only a trifle . . . . . . . 58 Burmah . . . . . . . 94
“Our lamps are gone out”. .

Tracts in India . . . . . 95
Our mercies :-Hope . .

Tract on family prayer . . 127
Trials overruled to purify

A tract in India . . . . 189
the heart .

Usefulness of a tract . . . 191
My own room ... . . . . 53 The turnpike-gate . . . . 255
Flowers . . . . . . .

The passage-boat . . . . 379
Cheerfulness . . . ..

146 Tract, blessing on a . . . . 319
Sanctified afflictions

Trees in the forest . . .. 148
Refinement . . .

Two sons, the . .

308
The crystal waters . 248 View from the Government

Thought . . . . . 333 Hill at Penang . . . . . 311
Parental example . . . 86 Village pastor, the . . ..
Pious ingenuity . ..

Want of principle fatal . . . 373
---- daughter, a . . .

Whaler, the . . . . . . . 33
Pitifulness . . . . .

. 217 What art thou ? . . . . . 132
Pleasure is cheap . . . 250 What is thy portion ? .. 375
Power of kindness, the .. 113 What were the clouds like? . 183
Praise of Men'. .'. .

363 Whole Saviour or no Saviour, a 349
Prayer . . . . . . .

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Why do we sit still ? . . 226, 355
- underground ..

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Works of God, the ... . 19
Primitive Christians

365 Worm at the root, a . . . . 216
Purity . . . . . .

Wrath to come, the . . . . 105

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Races, the . . . . . . .

153 You had better not . . . .
Renegade, the . . . . . . 135 Young men, to : Diligence. . 59
Reverence for age. .

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Rural associations. . . . . 50
Sabbath-breaker, to the . . . 281

POETRY.
Saturday night and the sabbath 345
Shadowing rock in a weary Angels and saints, song of at

land, the . . . . . . . 143 the close of the judgment day 31
Shame killed him . . . . . 318 Childhood's happy days .. 224
Sin or a sign, a . . . . . . 315 Crowded street, the . .
Slave's epitaph, a . . .

Gentle words. . . . . . 352
Snow storm, the . . . . 14 History of life, the .... 64
Sow with prayer; reap with
praise . . . .

| Last flower of the household, the 319

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Speak gently ...... 267 Love, a world of at home. . 160
Spring . . . . . . . . . 118 Luther's evening hymn . . . 96
Strength and weakness . . . 248 Reaper and the flowers, the 256
Sunday morning scenes . . . 168 Seasons of life, the . . . . 380
Sunshine, the . . . . . . 155 | Speak gently . . . . . . 128

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SCENE ON THE LAKE OF GENNESARET.

LUKE V. The lake of Gennesaret, which is the same as the lake of Galilee and the sea of Tiberias, so frequently mentioned in the Gospels, is a spot of deep interest and beauty. It was evidently a favourite resort of our Lord Jesus Christ, whether to teach the people, who crowded the villages of the plain on the margin of the lake, or for solitude and retirement on the hills. On the side of the Gadarenes, called “ the other side of the lake," the mountains of Bashan stand up precipitously from the water, and stretch into the distance; on the north, appears the ridge of Mount Hermon; and on the west, where the cultivated hills approach in some parts close to the shore, they form coves and pebbly beaches.

It was probably in one of these, that Peter was mending . JAYTARY, 1847.

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