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bones of, v. 372.

clean and unclean, ii. 37, 43.

perfection, v. 373.

sacrificed, ii. 8.

strength of, v. 371.

subject to man, ii 197.
Anklet, viii. 27, 28.
Anointing the head.vi. 367.
Antelope, vii. 360.

and roe, iii 306.

hunting the, viii. 87.
Antidote, poison and, ix. 4L
Apparel, strange, x. 237.
Appearances, iii. 244 ; iv. 238.

judge not by, iii. 189.
Appetite, ii. 37, 38.
Apple, vii. 358.
Apostates, vi. 127.
Arabs, iv. 328.

customs, vii. 333.

half-starved, v. 173.

wild, ix. 158.
Ararat, i. 39.
Architecture, European, ix. 361

national, ix. 363.

the work of man, iv. 28.

value of, ix. 364.
Argument, Lamech's, i 30.
Ark, i. 322.

and Uzzah, iii. 318.



324



INDEX I.



Ark of bulrushes, i. 229.
Armaments, iii. 227.
Armholes, pillows aud, ix. 267.
Armour, viii. 350.
Arms, the everlasting, ii. 382.
Army of God, ix. 82.
Arnold, Dr. (of Rugby), ix. 62.
Arrows, vi. 137.

and bow, viii. 129.

divination by, ix. 297.

word, ix 244.
Art and tobacco, iv. 297.

diffusion of, iv. 296.

employment of, i. 381.

fine, iv. 296.

inspiration of, i. 351.

material, i. 371.

mission of, iv. 295.

religiousness of, i. 333.
Artisans, ancient, i. 369.
Artist, quality of, i. 333.

vocation of the, i. 332.
Asaph, psalm of, vi. 192.
Ascalon, x. 240.
Asher, breaches of, iii. 101.
Ashes, feeding on, viii. 270.
Ashtaroth, iii. 46, 93.
Aspiration, holy, vi. 253.
Ass, i. 216; iv. 279; v. 361.

and horse, i. 255.

in the East, v. 275.

speaking, ii. 197.

wild, v. 361.
Assassin, ii. SSL
Assembly, princes of the, ii 169.
Association, influence of, iii. 289.
Asswage, v. 238.
Assyrian conquests, iv. 167.

invasions, iv. 178.
Assyria, voice from, i. 36.
Astrologers, pretence of, viii.

286.
Astrology, viii. 286 ; x. 12.
Atheism, vi. 31.

Atonement, doctrine of the, ii.
223.

fulness of the, ii. 222.

influence of, i. 344.

meaning of, i. 343, 344.

method of, ii. 138.
Attire, the word, vii. 60.
Authority of parents, vii. 162.
Autumn tints, viii. 377.
Avarice aud ambition, v. 253.
Away, far, viii. 200.

passing, v. 304.
Awe, superstitious, x, 214



BAAL, iv. 76.

prophets of, iv. 83.

worship, i. 273.
Baasha, iv. 72.
Babel, traditions of, 1. 50.
Backbiter, vii. 154.
Backbiting, vi. 32.
Backslider, confession of, ix. 19.

state of a, iv. 57.
Backsliding, iv. 53, 54.

gradual, iv. 339.



Backsliding, nature of, ix. 20.
occasion of, iv. 54.
voluntary, iv. 54.
Babylon, ix. 195, 196.

and Nebuchadnezzar, x. 37.
and prophecy, ix. 188.
cities of, ix. 200.
desolation of, viii. 92 ; ix.

197.
destroyed by fire, ix. 186,

187.
overthrow of, ix. 194.
palace at, ix. 185.
predictions concerning, ix.

189, 198.
spoiling of, ix. 192.
taking of, x. 40.
walls of, ix. 199.
Baggage, travelling, ix. 261,

262.
Balaam, prophecy of, ii. 207.
Balance, weighed in the, x. 39.
Balm of Gilead, ix. 167.
Balsam of Mecca, ix 167.
Barley bread, iii. 111.
Barrenness, or malady, v. 278.
Bat, viii. 22.
Bathanyeh, viii. 89.
Bathing, viii. 265.

in the Dead Sea, ii. 26L
outdoor, i. 230.
Battle-cries, iii. 111.
Battle-field, iv. 243 ; ix. 32.
after lapse of time, ix. 167.
smell of a, ix. 358.
Battle, horses in, ix. 38.
rage of, viii. 30;
scene of the, iv. 243.
Bear of Scripture, iii. 250.

robbed of her whelps, iii.
353.
Beard, seizing by the, iii. 305.

trimming the, iii. 364.
Bearing the sin of another, iv.

379.
Beasts, dens of, viii. 86.
Beauty, vii. 293.

charms of, v. 120.
danger of, i. 33.
ideas of, vii. 293.
maligned, vii. 294.
true and false, iv. 143.
Beautiful, use and abuse of the,

v. 118.
Bed, gold and silver, v. 114.
Bedchamber, iv. 342.
Eastern, iv. 140.
Bee, viii 51.
Beersheba, i. 86.
Bees, vi. 211.

in the carcase, iii. 140.
Eeginning, i. 10.
Beginnings, small, v. 191.
Belief, surface, vi. 297.
Believer, viii. 21 3.

afflictions of, x. 23.
peace of a, viii. 293.
portion of, ix. 218.
weakness of a, viii. 209.
Believing, comfort of, viii. 152.

is trusting, viii. 217.
Bells of the ancients, i. 380.



Bells, sacredness of, i. 337.
Beloved, my, vii. 374.
Belshazzar, x. 35.
Benediction of Elisha, iv. 128.
Beneficence of the Creator, vi

252.
Benevolence, v. 297 ; vii. 205.

of Christianity, viii. 356.

of God, v. 274.
Bereaved indeed, i. 189.
" Beth," meaning of, iii. 336.
Bethel, x. 148.
Beth-shan, iii. 372.
Betrothal, time of, iii. 140.
Bible, vi. 323, 337 ; ix. 369, 378.

adaptation of, vii. 59.

a guide, vii. 58.

a lighthouse, ix. 83.

a miracle, ix. 376.

a wonderful book, vi 321.

and action, vi. 101.

and infidels, ix. 375.

and nature, ix. 382.

circulation of the, vi. 328 ;
x. 228.

company of the, ix. 383.

consistently read, x. 317.

destruction of the, iv. 377 ;
x. 317.

everything in the, i. 324.

evidence of the, ii. 364 ; ix
381.

fulness of, ix. 370.

gatherings of the, vi 334.

heavenly origin, x. 319.

how to read the, v. 87.

how to study the, vi. 323.

in death, x. 318.

in the house, x. 318.

independence of the, vi. 322.

influence of, ix. 378.

inspiration of, ix. 382, 383.

learned by heart, ix. 370.

loss of, ix. 376.

partiality for, ix. 369.

preservation of, x. 319.

read by children, x. 317.

self-perpetuating, ix. 382;
x. 318.

sometimes a closed book,ix.
384.

study of the, iv. 375.

superiority of, ix. 91, 374.

supremacy of the, vi. 329.

sway of the, vi. 337.

the saviour of the Church,
iv. 377.

unity of the, x. 319.

use of a, ix. 375.

uses of the, vi. 321.

value of the, vi. 331.

variety in, ix. 371.

way to read the, iv. 37J.

wonders of, ix. 363.

writers of, ix. 371.
Biblia pauperum, vii. 373.
Birds carrying of food, i. 173.

Heaven's care of, ii. 306.

of passage, as, ix. 38.

singing of, vii. 362.

utility of, ii. 327.

wandering, viii. 109.



SUBJECTS (PROSE).



325



Birthdays in the East, i 174.
Bishop, duties of a, v. 11.
Bittern, viii. 97.
Black but comely, vii. 354.
Blasphemy, crime of, ii. 88.
Blasting aud mildew, x. 228.
Blessed ? Who are the, ii. 130.
Blessing and curse, i. 112.
asking a, iv. 338.
in mourning, ix. 66.
perpetuated, i. 89.
showers of, x. 100.
Blindness, i. 115.
Blood, avenger of, ii. 246, 269.
in consecration, ii. 29.
innocent, iv. 193.
is life, ii. 43.
Nile turned into, i. 251.
spots on dress, ii. 327.
the plague of, i. 250.
Blotting out the past, iii. 20.
Blue, ix. 302.
Boasting, effects of, iii. 220.

vanity of, x. 51.
Body and soul, vi. 362.
disease of the, viii. 9.
divided, modern illustra-
tion of, iii. 159.
wonders of the, v. 205.
Bondage, i. 233.
Books and reading, ix. 140.
influence of, ix. 138.
thoughtful, ix. 137.
use of, ix. 138.
Born, salting the new, ix. 273.
Borrowing, i. 262.
Bosom and right hand, vi. 184.
Bottle, Eastern skin, v. 315.
Bow, iii. 377 ; viii. 88.
and arrow, viii. 129.
strings, x. 93.
Bower, Arabian, x. 261.
Bowshot, i. 85.
Braggarts, insolent assumption

of, x. 50.
Bread-baking, i. 268.

barley, iii. 111.
Breast-plate, i. 335.

jewelled, i. 378, 379.
Breath of the nostrils, v. 170.
Breeches, linen, i. 380.
Brickmaking in Egypt, i. 227.
Bricks, ix. 157, 266.
Egyptian, ix. 114.
without straw, i. 243.
Bride, beauty of the, vii 376.
Bridegroom, vii. 369.
Brigaiidine, x. 166.
Bright moments, v. 141.
Brimstone, burning, v. 246.
Britain, ancient, viii. 188.
Buchanan, ix. 63.
Builder, a far-seeing, iv. 35.
Building, ancient, iv. 29.
materials, viii. C3.
situation for, ix. 364.
Bulrushes, ark of, i. 229.
Burden bearing, x. 293.
of the Lord, x. 303.
Burial in the East, iv. 156 ; v.
264.
of strangers, iii. 30S.



Burial of warriors, ix. 336.

place of, iv. 348 ; ix. 179.
Burnt-offering, altar of, i. 376.
Bush, angel in the, i. 235.
Business religion, ix. 321.
Busybody, female, vii. 168.
Butter in the East, iii. 98.



c.

Cabool, kingdom of, x. IS.
Caius, x. 218.

Calamity, extent of, v. 154.
resistless, v. 153.
uses of, v. 156.
Calf, the golden, i. 353.
Call of the times, iii. 215.
Calmness in danger, viii. 151.
Calumny, evils of, v. 74.

improvement of, iii. 308.
Calve, hinds do, v. 360.
Camel-feast, Arab, ix. 308.
Camphire, cluster of, vii. 356.
Candlestick, golden, i. 324.
Candour, Christian, i. 199.
Captain of Lord's host, iii. 21.
Captive, conqueror taken, ii

324.
Captivity, iv. 198.
Caravan, viii. 38.
Carbuncle, viii. 329.
Care, wonderful, i. 37.
Caricaturist, v. 326.
Carmen, x. 161.
Carpets, ix. 267.
Carriage, iii. 1 55.
Cartilage, Christians of, V. 311.
Carved work, iv. 30.
Casting lots, iv. 275.
Catapult, ix. 240.
Cathedrals, old, ix. 363.
Cattle, destruction of, i. 255.
Caution, wariness, and circum-
spection, iv. 343.
Caves, ix. 251.

of Palestine, iii. 273.

dwelling in, v. 301.
Cedar, iv. 25, 26.

and palm, vi. 239.

of Lebanon, x. 288.
Cemetery, Jewish, iv. 373.

sea as a vast, i. 277.
Cerastes, i. 216.
Ceremony, Oriental, iv. 254.
Chairs, Egyptian, i. 192.

Eli's Eastern, iii. 203.

the first, iv. 119.
Chaldsea, cities of, ix. 196.

treasures of, ix. 186.
Chamber, an ancient, ix. 366.
Chamber on the wall, iv. 120.
Change is a part of life, iii. 326.

providential, iii. 93.
Character, vii. 86.

beauty of, v. 306.

building up of, v. 179.

carving, vii. 76.

Divine, ii. 180.

formation of, v. 333.

formed by association, vii.
95.



Character, importance of. vii.
350.
moth-eaten, vii. 360.
of worshippers, ii 36.
pure, v. 307.
report of, v. 312.
tests of, v. 307.
the evidence of religion, V.

variety in, ix. 125.

vindication of, iii. 224.
Characters, two, v. 334.
Charcoal and wood, coals or. vtt.

251. '

Chardin, v. 228.
Chariot, carried in a, iv. 142.

of iron, iii. 68.
Charity, objects of, vii. 183.
Charms, talismans, and amuletau
x. 11. ^

Chasm in the rock, viii. 289.
Chastisements, x. 173.

Divine, ix. 218.

sent in love, viii. 289.
Chastity, praise of, ii. 75.

sanctity of, ii. 67.
Cheat, characteristics of, L Hfc,
Chebar, river, ix. 231.
Cheerfulness, vii. 139.
Cherethites and Peletbites, iii

347.
Child, a sleeping, iv. 80.

characteristics of a, vii. 14*.

description of a, iii. 335.

loss of a, iv. 77.

worth of a, ii. 325.
Children, i. 230.

beauties of, iii. 186.

care of, x. 80.

carrying, viii. 303, 352, 379.

church membership of, x.

death of, iv. 123.

delightfulness of. i. 12a

educated for God, i. 230.

educating themselves, vH.
135.

education of, i. 105.

happiness of, i. 126.

houses without, i. 127.

impressibility of, ix. 221;

indulgence of, vii. 138.

little, vii. 313 ; x. 81.

love of, vi. 350.

loveliness of, vii. 157.

of a king, iii. 116.

of God, vi. 212.

olive plants, vi. 345.

ordering of, iii. 136.

parents should not deceinL
ix. 285.

power of, i. 104.

Rachel weeping for her, ix.
117.

should enter in, only the, ii
255.

voices of, v. 104.

World without, i. 125.
Childhood, mystery of, iii. 135.
Chittim, viii. 138.
Chosen, few, iii. 110.
Christ and His Church, iv. 47.



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INDEX L



Christ a man of sorrow, viii. 322.

a salvation, viii. 253.

a substitute, vi. 293.

agouy of, x. 291.

and His people, vi. 62.

and the poor, vii. 179.

and the world, vi. 258.

appearance of, vi. 109.

coming to judgment, X. 297.

example of, viii. 324.

fulness of, vi. 218.

greatness of, viii. 298.

humiliation of, viii. 325.

intercession of, viii. 312.

kingdom of, x. 50.

knowledge of, vii. 215.

last words of, iv. 291.

light from, x. 315.

meditation of, viii. 308.

on the cross, vi. 174.

our teacher, ii. 316.

partners with, iv. 47.

power of, vi. 290.

preaching of, viii. 253.

righteousness of, i. 341 ;
viii. 189.

study of life of, vii. 353.

sympathy of, vii. 356.

that rock was, ii. 286.

the power of God, vi. 11.

unveiled, x. 49.
Chaldaea, spoiling of, ix. 189.
Cheerfulness, vii. 139.
China, sowing in, ix. 20.
Christian building begins at
home, v. 61.

bulwark of, ix. 377.

creation and the, viii. 382.

grief of the, ix. 215.

like a cistern, vii. 45.

in a storm, viii. 151.

in the world, viii. 151.

praises God. vi. 378.

security, viii. 157.

work of the, viii. 90.
Christianity and national pros-
perity, viii. 354.

benevolence of, viii. 356.

joyousness of, viii. 355.

judging ii. 166.

perfect, viii. 354.

woman's need of, i. 167.
Chronicle, ancient, v. 143.
Church, a true, v. 29.

a pruned, v. 24.

beauty of the. vi. 112.

definition of a, v. 23.

diversity in the, v. 10.

divisions in the, v. 10.

formalities in, v. 23.

God deliverer of, i. 279.

going to, iv. 37.

government of. i. 292.

joining the, v. 14.

membership of children, x
97.

security of the, v. 17.

the Gospel, v. 18.

the old, iv. 33.

to care for man, v. 29.
Churches and Christians, ii. 312.

are holy witnesses, v. 25.



Cinnamon, i. 349.
Circle, charmed, x. 255.
Circulation of Bible, x. 228.
Circumspection, caution, wari-
ness, iv. 343.
Cities, iii. 54.

benefit of, i. 29.

rased, iii. 24.

ruined, viii. 95.
Citizen, a good, v. 9.
City, golden, viii. 90.

in early morning, iii. 56.

life, iii. 54.

moral influence of a, iii. 55.

social influence of a, iii. 55.
Clay, ix. 161.

and the potter, ix. 221.
Cleanliness, vii. 375.
Clemency, iv. 133.
Clergy, duty of the, ix. 92.
Climate, Eastern, ix. 141.

man affected by, i. 44.
Cloisters of an abbey, ix. 368.
Clothes— leprosy, remedy for,

ii. 52.
Cloud, shadow of a, viii. 148.

never changing, i. 11.

our sins a, viii. 271.
Coal, or charcoal, and wood, vii.
251.

quenching, iii. 342.

sons of burning, v. 173.
Coat of mail, iii. 299.
Coffins, ancient, i. 222.
Coins, early, i. 146.
Collection, a good, x. 197.
Colours, emblematical, i. 328.
Combat, scene of, iii. 245.
Comfort, dependence upon art
for, iv. 36.

Divine, vi. 190 ; ix. 67.

from God, x. 263.

in believing, viii. 265.

in trouble, v. 174 ; x. 240.

power of. viii. 357.

worldly, ix. 68.
Commander, a worthy, ii. 219.

qualities of a. ii. 256.
Commerce, iv. 308.

advantages of. iv. 309.

demand for. iv. 310.

influence of, iv. 290.
Comment, curious, ii. 331.
Commissariat of Solomon, iv. 25.
Communion, benefit of, viii. 84.

condition of, ii. 154.

with Christ, viii. 83.

with God, x. 243, 244.
Companion, a pleasant, i. 26.

abandon a sinful, ix. 55.

avoid evil, vii. 211.

choice of, ii. 171.

evil, iv. 342.

responsibility of, viii. 177.
Compulsions, bad. iii. 57.

influence of. iii. 57.
Company, learning from, iii. 92.

evil, vii. 22.
Compass, points of the, iii 273.
Compassion, Divine, vi. 196.
Complexion of Eastern ladies,

ix.29.



Complainer, i. 282.
Compliment, Oriental, iii. 343.
Composition and prose, vii. 1661
Compulsion, use of, iii. 234.
Conceit, danger of, vii. 168.

natural to humanity, vii. 24

naturalness of, vii. 168.
Concubinage in the East, i. 84.
Confession to a priest, viii. 264.
Confidence; ground of, ix. 67.

in God, vi. 114.

religious, viii. 58.

three epochs of, ix. 67.
Conflict within, iii. 308.
Conqueror, ix. 282.
Consanguinity, violation of law

of. ii. 64.
Conscience, an evil, viii. 188.

an ill, x. 36.

and religion, iii. 94.

God and guilty, x. 37.

province of, ii. 138.

reviewing, i. 185.

terrors of a guilty, i. 189.
Consent, x. 91.
Consider not, viii. 37.
Consideration, nature of, x. 254.
Constancy, advantage of, ix. 104.

Christian, ix. 102.
Consumed like smoke, vi. 256.
Contemplation, x. 254.
Content, ii. 362.
Contented, no one, x. 227.
Contentions, vi. 150.
Contentment, vi. 179; vii. 141;

x. 234.
Contrition, necessity of, x. 32.
Contro /ersy, iv. 85.
Conversation, decay of, vii. 204.

faults of, vii. 147.

styles of, vii. 204.

ventilates thought, vii. 174,

with good men, vii. 145.
Conversion, early, vii. 66.

instantaneous, iii. 220.
Conviction, arrows of, iii. 375$

v. 101.
Contract, cancelling, x. 290.
Cooking and fires in East, iii*
337.

Eastern, ix. 223.
Coral, v. 290.
Cordial, vii. 360.
Corn, parched, iii. 356.
Corners of the field, ii. 84.
Corner-stone, vi. 308.
Cornfield of Shephelah, iii. 143.
Corruption of our callings, ii. 178.
Cosmical theories, v. 281.
Cost of churches built by Sir
Christopher Wren, L
378.
Couch or palanquin, vii. 366.
Countenance, human, vii. 378.
Country, joys of the, ii. 241.

love of, ii. 110.

west, x. 280.
Countries, names of, vi. 145.
Courage and fidelity, i 243.

Christian, viii. 311.

formation of, iii. 10,

good, iii. 9.



SUBJECTS (PROSE).



327



Courage in lowly places, x. 127.
moral and physical, iii 28.
Courts, iv. 32.

Covenant, Abrahamic, i 63.
Covenanting with God, ii. 345.
Covetousness, warning against,

ii. 264.
Cowardice, moral, ii. 320.
Crane, chattering, viii. 230.
Creation, vi. 77.
act of, i. 18.

and the Christian, viii. 382.
beauties of, vi. 153.
days of, i. 11.
delight in, vi. 238.
enjoyment of, x. 292.
ever in progress, vii. 70 ; ix.

105.
God in, vi. 249.
groaning of, i. 24.
hymn on the, vi. 252.
lesson from, vi. 298.
magnitude of. vii. 69.
of beasts, v. 362.
place of man in, iv. 204.
temple of, vi. 248.
the work of God, vi. 154.
. wisdom displayed in the,
x. 85.
wisdom of God in, vii. 69.
wonders of, vi. 237, 292.
Creative fiat, sublimity of, L 11.
Creator, viii. 278.

great, viii. 239.
Creature, every living, i. 39.
Crime, lying an apology for,

vii. 156.
Crimson worm, viii. 14.
Criticisms, morsels of, x. 12.
Crocodile, v. 374, 377, 378, 379.
fierceness of, v. 375.
jaws of, v. 376.
scales of, v. 376.
skin of, v. 375, 376, 378.
Cross, the fiery, iii. 159.
Crosses, x. 89.

Cruelty, God's hatred of, ii. 191.
Culinary vessels in the East,

ii. 22.
Cunning and discretion, iii. 33.
and wisdom, ii. 204.
the word, iv. 273.
Cupbearer, v. 51.
Cups, divining, i. 192.
Curiosity, restraining, ii 122.

sinful, ii. 122.
Cursing in the East, iii. 351.

instead of blessing, ii. 194.
Custom, curious, viii. 128.

Eastern, vii. 371.
Cyprus, viii. 272.



D.

DAGON, iii. 205.
Daily allowance, iv. 200.
Dances. Eastern, i. 280 ; ix. 115.
Dancing, Oriental, iii. 319.
Danger and duty, ix. 99.

calmness in, viii. 161.

feelings in, ix. 259



Danger, greatest, iii. 154.
least expected, ix. 226.
sense of, iii. 230.
signals, iii. 163.
Daniel in the lions' den, x. 45.

prophecies of, x. 68.
Daring, noble, iii. 128.
Darkness of the earth, viii. 351.
Darling, vi. 53.
David and Abner, iii. 310.
and Jonathan, iii. 262.
confession of, iv. 264.
demands Michal, iii. 309.
Goliath cursing, iii. 251.
incursion of, iii. 284.
key of, viii. 133.
magnanimity of, iii. 363.
no part in, iii. 368.
numbering the people, iii

382.
popularity of, iii. 348.
threat to kill, iii. 257.
to Ziba, conduct of, iii. 3*0.
Day is great, i. 122.

of grace, x. 296.
Daybreak, description of, X. 133

effects of, x. 129.
Daysman, v. 202.
Dead, burial of, i. 220.
burning the, iv. 191.
cuttings for the, ix. 176.
mourning the, ix. 310, 322.
mutilating the, iii. 294, 313.
nearnsss to the, ix. 2C3.
resurrection of, viii. 380.
sea, ii. 241, 361.
sea, apple of the, ii. 376.
Death, i. 19 ; iii. 173 ; vii. 310 ;
x. 215.
a blessing, ii. 367.
allegory of, ix. 131.
and life, vii. 328.
answers many a prayer, v.

229.
appearance of. v. 240.
bed instructions, i. 219.
comfort in view of, v. 241.
conquered, x. 106^ i. 23.
consideration of, ii. 374.
desired, v. 193.
God with us in, iv. 158.
hour of, vi. 71.
life and, ix. 148.
of children, iv. 123.
peace in, iii. 260.
prospect of, v. 193.
results of, ii. 369.
snares of, iii. 374.
stroke of, ix. 309.
sudden, ii. 201.
the Christian's, ir. 158.
universal, i. 32.
Deborah, treachery at, in. 103.
Debt, miseries of, vii. 217.
Deceit, guards against, ix. 111.
Decision, nobleness of religious,
v. 77.
necessity of, iv. 10.
Degradation, vii. 62.
Deists and naturalists, vi. 249.
Delay, dangers of, iv. 344.
shun, ix. 48.



Delight in God's law, vi. 99.
Delivered from the pit, v. 321.
Delusion and illusion, ix. 269.
Demetrius ami Athenians, i. 185.
Deny me not, iv. 15.
Departure from God, viii. 244.
Deposition of Abiathar, iv. 16.
Depravity, emblem of, ix. 42.

original, i\. 51.

revealed, ix. 52.

universal, ix. 42.
Desert, a waterless, i. 281.

aridity of the, ii. 157.

brooks in the, v. 183.

wanderer, ix. 173.
Design in creation, vi. 268.
Desolate places, v. 165.
Desolation, viii. 159.

and misrule, viii. 140.
Despair, viii. 101.

crime of, x. 48.

death of, ix. 37.

hope against, ix. 51.

never yield to, ix. 52.
Despised lamp, v. 214.
Despondency, v. 336.

cause of, v. 335.

check to, v. 335.

cure for, vi. 144.
Destroyed, suddenly, iv. 18.
Destruction, besom of, viii. 97.

of evil, x. 315.

responsibility of, ix. 332.

self. ix. 331.
Deuteronomy ? who wrote, ii.

351.
Device of Satan, iv. 63.
Devil, tactics of the, v. 151.

your adversary the, V. 151.
Devils, ii. 62.

and tax, i. 179.
Devotion to service of God, Iii.

225.
Devour or swallow, viii 254.
Dew, vii. 28 ; x. 249.

drop of. viii. 114.

falleth, iii. 354.

of the East, iii. 108.
Dibon, ix. 174.
Die, place to, vi. 303.
Died," "and he, i. 31.
Diet, v. 266.

and health, x. 9.
Difficulty explained, iii. 286.
Diligence, v. 55.

and labour, v. 76.

explained, v. 54.

power of, v. 76.
Disappointment, x. 64.
Discipline, moral, viii 74.

uses of, iii. 104.
Discouragement overcome, iii

162.
Dishonesty, ways of, i. 131.
Disinterestedness, iv, 345.
Disobedience, punishment o£,

iii. 239.
Dispatch, false, iii. 154.
Dispensations, two, x. 128.
Disrespect and respect, iv. 65.
Dissembler, iii. 118.
Distance from God, r. 194.



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INDEX 1.



Distress, vi. 210.

scene of. ix. 181.
Divine aud human, viii. 50.

guidance, iii. 154.

healing, iv. 376.

judgment, iii. 192.

presence, i. 345.
Divination by arrows, ix. 297.

by rods, x. 87.
Doctrine, false, ii. 302.
Documents, preserving, ix. 122.
Dog in the East, vi. 143.
Doseh, viii. 316.
Double-mi ndedness, L 54.
Doubting, vi. 84.
Doubts, x. 36.
Dove, vi. 130.

and the ark, i. 40; vii. 376.

dung of, iv. 133.

eyes of the, vii. 357.

mourning, ix. 248.

symbolical, ii. 18.
Dragons, ix. 182.
Dream of the king, x. 18.

rapidity of thought in, i.
176.
Dreamer, Eastern, x. 286.
Dreaming, i. 177.
Dreams, divulgements of, X. 19.

double life, x. 20.

fantasies of, i. 177.

human views of, i. 160.

indicating truth, x. 13.

interpretation of, i. 161.

nature of, i. 178.

premonition in, x. 14.

repeating thought, x. 15.

superstition as to, x. 287.

various views of, i, 119.

world of, x. 28.

Scripture views of, i. 119.
Dress, influence of, viii. 123.

white, iv. 299.
Driven out, i. 260.
Drought in Persia, ix. 64.

in the East, iv. 81.

of summer, vi. 75.
Drunkard, thraldom of the, ix.

56.
Drunkards, when to correct, vii.

225.
Drunkenness, viii. 41, 63.

degradation of, i. 45.

incurable, viii. 145.
Dwelling in tents, iv. 214.
Dwellings, rock, ix. 180.
Dung of doves, iv. 133.
Dunghill, for the, viii. 150.
Dust, shake thyself from, viii.
317.

to dust, vi. 69.
Duties and events, iL 122.

of parents, iii. 247.
Duty, Aaron's excuse for neglect
of, ii. 37.

and danger, ix. 99.

and obligation, v. 97.

and self-denial, i. 97.

calmness in, i. 99.

Christian, v. 97 ; vi. 283.

God in, v. 90.

happiness of, ii. 291 ; iii. 114.



Duty is eternal, ii. 292.
leads to glory, ii. 290.
more than sacrifice, v. 98.
motives of, ii. 292.
moulded by religion, v. 97.
of parents, i. 112.
order in, ii. 118.
path of, i. 274.
performance of, ii. 121.
preparation for, ii. 113.
sense of, i. 240, 242.
to seek God, vi. 268.



EAGLE, ix. 280, 281.

flight of the, vii. 286.
Early rising, i. 318.
Earnestness, x. 202.

fruits of, v. 54.

holy, ii. 210.

of a convinced sinner, x.
204.
Earring, i. 364.
Earrings, i. 152.
Earth as a teacher, v. 214.

bowing to the, iii. 274.

cracking of the, ix. 59.

moral darkness of, viii. 351.

no resting place, viii. 382.

prepared for man, viii. 277.

unsatisfying, treasures of,
vii. 304.
East, symbolic meaning of, iL
10.

to west, vi. 260.
Eastern travel, iii. 272.
Eating in the morning, vii. 340.
Ebal and Gerizim, iii. 32.

and Gerizim, law at, iii. 32.
Ecclesiastes, Book of, vii. 302.
Eden, i. 17.

four rivers of, i. 18.

traditions of, i. 2L
Edom, x. 134, 167.

wisdom of, x. 165.
Education by the State, viii.
167.

religious, vi. 373.
Effects, different, v. 28.
Egypt, ix. 329, 330.

fertility of, i. 180.

geographical notes on, viii.
117.

historical notes on, viii. 116.

moral degradation of, ix.
335.

monuments and history of,
i. 208.

prophecies concerning, ix.



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