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TABLE OF CONTENTS.

VOL. II.

BEING FOR TijE YEAR 1822.

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NUMBER I.

Mr. Webster's Discourse

57

Prayer for Winter. Translated from

Theological.-To the Patrons of the Gos-

Erasmus

68

pel Advocate

9 Poetry--Extract from the Messiah,

Remarks on the word Nóuos

11 translated from the original German

On the Creed

16 of Klopstock, (continued from vol. j.

Sermon.-No. X. Op 1 Tim. iv. 12.

p. 382.)

69
Delivered at the Admission of three Lines in Memory of a Friend

70

Gentlemen to the Order of Priest Relig. Intell.-- New Jersey--Extracts

hood

18 from the Journal of 38th annual Con-

Letter from a Clergymap on the Nature vention, (continued from p. 40.) ib.

and Evidences of Conversion 22 General Convention--Constitution of

Remarks on an Enlightened Zeal 28 the Episcopal Missionary Society

On the Necessity of Missionary Exer-

tions

30

NUMBER III.

On the Orthography of the Word

Diocese

33 Theological.-- On the Importance of a

Poetry--To the wild Amaranth 35 General View of the Church 73

Relig. Intell.--Journal of the General On the Neglect of Publick Worship 75

Convention—Theological Seminary ib.

Mr. Webster's Discourse

79

Standard Book of Common Prayer ; On Religious Controversy ; Version of

Missionary Society; Bishop White's Psalm cviii.

89

Address

37 Sermon.--No. XII. On Psalm cxlv.

New Jersey-Thirty-eighth annual 1, 2. The Propriety and Utility of the

Convention

39 Daily Service of God

91

To Correspondents

40 Prayers from the Jewish Liturgy, used

in the Time of our Saviour

95

NUMBER II.

Poetry--Extract from the Messiah,

translated from the original German

Theological.-On the Application of the of Klopstock, (continued from p.

Term Sectarian

41 70.)

99

The Necessary Duty of Family Prayer, Relig. Intell.--New York--35th Annual
and the deplorable Condition of Convention

ib.
prayerless Families, considered 42 Account of the Missionary Institution

Sermon.–No.XI. On John xiv. 25, 26.

at Bâsle

102

On the Manner in which the Gospel

Obituary.--Mr. John Temple Palmer 103

was established and the Christian Consecration of Trinity Church, New
Church organized

46 York, and Obituary Notice of Rev.

On Conversion

54 Joseph Turner

104

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NUMBER IV.

South Carolina-Annual Convention ;

Parochial Reports; Coloured Com-

Theological.-On the Management of

municants ; Society for advance-

Sunday Schools

105

ment of Christianity; Missiona-

An Earnest Persuasive to the frequent

ries

159

Receiving of the Holy Communion. Sunday Schools

160
Supposed to have been written by Geueral Theological Seminary ; Bish-
the late Bishop Seabury

106
op's Fund

161
Sermon.--No. XUY. On Psalm cxlv. Increase of the Church

162
1, 2. Ohjections to the Daily Publick North American Indians-Extracts

Worship of God considered 117 from Mr. Hodgson's Journal, (con-
Review of Watson's Observations on

tinued from p. 136.)

ib.
“ Southey's Life of Wesley" 122 Family Prayer Book

166
Poetry--Extract from the Messiah, To Correspondents

168

translated from the original Ger-

man of Klopstock, (continued from

NUMBER VI.

p. 99.)

128

Relig. Intell---Domestick--.Confirina Theological.-On an Incorrect Reading
tions, and Missionary Meetings at

of 1 Tim. iv. 16.

169

Boston--General Missionary Society 129

Sermon.--

.--No. XV. On Luke xxi.

New York – 35th Annual Convention,

29–31. The Signs of the Times 172

(continued from p. 102.)

130 The last Days of James JI.

176

Theological Seininary

133

Plain Remarks by a Parish Minister,

Fast Day in Easter Week

ib.

on the Official Reply of the Me.

South Carolina-Annual Meeting of thodists to Southey's Life of Wes-

the Convention-Recommendation

ley

181

of the Gospel Advocate

ib. On the Descent of Christ into Hell 186

North American Indians-Missionary Poetry

192

Stations at Elliot and Brainerd 134 Extract from the Messiah, translated

Foreign — Bombay ; Death of Mr.

from the original German of Klop-

Newell

136 stock, (continued from p. 157.) 193
To Correspondents

ib. Rolig. Intell.--General Theological

Seminary--Address of the Trus.

NUMBER V.

tees

196

South Carolina--Society for the ad-
Theological.-Inquiry concerning the

vancement of Christianity--twelfth

Ophir of the Scriptures

137 Report

197

The Duty of the true Christian, Natchez-New Episcopal Church 198

translated from a French Tract 139 North American Indians--Further

Sermon.--No.XIV. On Psalın li. 9, 10. ib. Extracts from Mr. Hodgson's

On Religious Novels

146 Journal

199

On a Union of different Denomina-

tions of Christians

147

NUMBER VII.

Prayer for Spring. Translated from

Erasmus

152 Theological.---On the controverled

On the Forın of Ordination

ib.

Text, 1 John v. 7.

201

Review of Watson's Observations on

Bible without Note or Comment 208

66 Southey's Life of Wesley,” (con Sermon.-No. XVI. On Mark ix.

tinued from p. 128.)

153

28, 29. The Dumb and Deaf

Poetry-Extract from the Messiah,

Spirit cast out

210

translated from the original Ger Opinion of an Honest Sceptick on

man of Klopstock, (continued from

Stuart's Letters

217

157

On the Charge of Popish Corruptions

Hymn for Epiphany

153 in the Church

Relig Intell.--Massachusetts Episcopal On the Metrical Psalms and Hymns

Missionary Society--Annual Meet-

annexed to the Prayer Book 219

ing; Officers ; Funds

ib,

Review of Allen's Abridgment of

Confirmation at Dedham

159

Burner's History of the Reforma-

tion

223

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Number of Clergymen

326

Massachusetts-Rules of Order of

Cincinnati College-Acceptance of

the Standing Committee

359

Presidency by Bishop Chase ib. Literary-Henry Martyn's Sermons 360
Massachusetts ---Confirmation at Obituary-Rev. Walter Cranston ib.
South Boston

ib. Errata in August Number, in Ac-
Ordination at Quincy

ib. count of Pennsylvania Convention ib.

Slave Trade-Auxiliary Society ib. To Correspondents

ib.

Report of Committee

327

Constitution ; Officers

328

NUMBER XII.

To Correspondents

ib.

Theological. On the Inconsistency of

NUMBER XI.

some professing Christians 361

Sermon.–No. XX. On Luke ix. 6.

Theological.-—Remarks upon Luke

Delivered at Portsmouth, N. H.

xvi. 9, and Hebrews xii. 17. 329 before the Seventh Biennial Con-

Bishop Griswold's Address to the

vention of the Eastern Diocese,

Seventh Biennial Convention of

Sept. 25, 1822.

366

the Eastern Diocese, at Ports The Forms of the Church opposed

mouth, September 25, 1822. 330 to Formality

373

History of St. Peter's Church, Sa Review of Bancroft's Sermons, (con-

Jem

340 tinued from p. 322.)

379

On the Right of Prive te Judgment 344 Relig. Intell.--New Jersey-- Thirty-

Poetry—The Age of Benevolence 353 ninth Annual Convention ; Paro-

Relig. Intell.— Eastern Diocese-Se.

chial Returns

388

venth Biennial Convention ; Pro-

Summary; Bishop's Remarks; Gen-
ceedings

356 eral Theological Seminary; Gen-

Supply of Vacant Parishes; Support

eral Missionary Society

390

of the Episcopate; Uniform Sys Bishop's Powers; Committees; Ap-

tem of Catechetical Instruction ;

pendix

391

Committees, &c.

357 South Carolina--Confirmation at

Vermont- Annual Convention ; Ab.

Charleston

392

stract of Journals for 1820, 1821,

Massachusetts-Ordination and Con-

and 1822 ; Constitution

ib. firmation at Newton

ib.

Parochial Reports ; Committees ; Foreign-Portugal-Suppression of

Canons

358

Convents and Nunneries

ib.

Pennsylvania-Ordination at Phila To Correspondents

ib.
delphia

ib.

TIIE

GOSPEL ADVOCATE.

ADVOCATE.

Knowing that I am set for the defence of the Gospel.” Phil. i. 17.

No. 13.]

JANUARY, 1822.

[No. 1. Vol. II.

THEOLOGICAL.

TO THE PATRONS OF THE GOSPEL

ADVOCATE.

been extended, of those whose praise the conductors would most covet; and ani

ated by such encouragements, they At the commencement of a new year, enter on the deities of their second the conductors of the Gospel Advocate year, in the confident expectation that consider it as a fit occasion to implore both the subscribers, and the distant the blessing of almighty God upon their contributors to their work, will increase future labours, and to express their their patronage, and with prayer to gratitude to him, that he hath been the almighly Source of light and love, pleased to prosper their past exertions. that he, without whose aid all labours

In saying that their exertions have would be ineffectual, will be pleased been prospered, they wish not to to illuminate, and guide, and control be understood as magnifying their them. merits or their success. A periodical To promote the honour of God's holy publication like theirs has, in its in- name, and the knowledge and revefancy, to struggle with many disade rence of his holy word, it will be, as vantages. Expenses constantly accu. it has been, their endeavour, io guard mulating, which the increase of sub- themselves, upon every subject, against scriptions does not equal, until the the narrow feelings of party; and to character of the work is established, take an expanded and liberal view of render its fate precarious ; and in most all that is connected with the Christian cases it is not till the expiration of the religion. When they speak of liberalifirst year,

that any calculation can be ty, however, they wish to be understood formed, as to the probability of its in the proper sense of that much abused permanence. In the case of the Gos- term. By expanded and liberal views, pel Advocate, therefore, the conductors they mean those views of Christian feel themselves much encouraged by doctrine, discipline and worship, which the circumstance, that notwithstanding result from an examination of the whole the low prices at which it has been Christian church, as it has existed in sold, the number of subscribers is near- all ages, and in all places. The moly adequate to the expenses. The ment men confine their views to the patronage of the publick, has been habits and practices of the small spot gradually increasing, from month to which they themselves inhabit, their month, and the work is beginning to vision becomes contracted. The smallcirculate in the extremities of the union. . est of their own observances appear to What is of still more consequence, it has be as important as the first principles met with the approbation,wherever it has of the doctrine of Christ; and the con2

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