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to his own title, made from the Latin and German. on account of his extraordinary knowledge in divinity, Coverdale, however, called his version a "special" and his unblemished character, On this office he translation, because it was different from the former entered very poor. In his diocese he endeavoured English translations. “ Its noble simplicity, perspi- to promote Religion by frequently preaching in the cuity, and purity of style,” says the Rev. Thomas churches at Exeter; and he became eminent for his Hartwell Horne, in the Protestant Memorial,“ are truly hospitality, which he exercised to the extent of his astonishing. It is divided into six tomes or parts, means; for his constant kindness to the poor; and, adorned with wood-cuts, and furnished with Scrip- more than all, for his unaffected humility of deportture references in the margin. The last page has ment and character. these words - Prynted in the year of our Lorde Queen Mary's accession to the throne of these M. D. xxxv., and fynished the fourth daye of Oc- realms was the signal for restoring Popery, whose tober.' It is in folio, and, from the appearance of the violence towards its opponents, increased by its types, is generally considered to have been printed at recent defeat, was immediately set at work by that Zürich, in the printing-office of Christopher Fros- principle which remains unchanged to this day; as chover. The following is the title-page of this ex evinced by the system of persecution which is too tremely rare and curious volume:

often carried on by the Romanists, where they have • Biblia. The Bible, that is, the holy Scripture of

it in their power, against those whom they choose to the Olde and New Testament, faithfully and truly

call heretics. Coverdale was driven from his see, and translated out of the Douche and Latyn into thrown into prison: his life, indeed, was spared, Englische, M.d.xxxy.'"

owing to his connexion by marriage with the chap01' this Bible there was another edition in large 4to., lain of the King of Denmark, who interceded for him; 1550, which was republished, with a new title, 1553; but, after two years' confinement, he was, by way of and these, according to Lewis, were all the editions special favour, allowed to go into exile. At Geneva, of it which were ever put forth. (Lewis's Histor of whither he retired, he united with some other English English Translations of the Bible.)

refugees in producing, in 1560, the “ Geneva Bible," Coverdale, during the unsettled state of Religion the notes to which savour of the opinions of Calvin ; in this country, spent much of his time in labours and when recalled to England in the happier days of abroad; and we find him, in 1538, involved in a

Elizabeth, Coverdale was found, in his utter departure troublesome affair connected with the object which from Popery, to have adopted views approved by the was so dear to his heart. Grafton, the famous printer, German reformers, but not sanctioned by the Church had been allowed by Francis the First, king of France,

of England; which prevented him from resuming at the request of our Henry, to print a Bible at Paris, his episcopal functions, and, indeed, for some time, on account of the superior skill of the workmen there, from engaging in any ministerial duty. At length, and the goodness and cheapness of the paper. But, Dr. Grindal, Bishop of London, who had a sincere notwithstanding the royal license, the Church of Rome regard for “Father Coverdale," and bore in mind all interfered. The Inquisitors issued their order, and

that he had done so readily and so disinterestedly for the French printers, their English employers, and the the interests of Religion, before some others, aftercorrector of the press, who was Miles Coverdale him wards perhaps more eminent, had stirred themselves, self, were summoned before the Inquisition. They procured for him an offer of the bishopric of Llandaff

. condemned the whole impression of 2500 copies of Some conscientious reasons, partly, perhaps, arising the Bible, as heretical volumes, to the flames! Thus, from the bodily infirmities attendant on old age, inwith the same spirit in which the Scriptures, circulated

duced him to decline the responsible situation of a by Protestants, were of late shockingly branded by bishop. Upon this, Grindal gave him the living of St. one of the popes * as “ deadly pastures," did the Magnus the Martyr, near London Bridge, the firstRomanists treat the lively oracles of truth, the richest

fruits of which, however, he was too poor to be enabled inheritance of Protestantism. Some copies were,

to pay. Indeed, from the time of his ejection from the however, secretly sold to a haberdasher to wrap his

see of Exeter, his life was a continual struggle against goods in, and were thus saved from the general poverty. The Queen excused him the payment of the destruction. Not only were these copies, but the first-fruits ; but, notwithstanding, he soon gave up his presses and types, as well as the printers, afterwards living, though he continued to officiate in the church. brought to London; a most valuable importation,

He died in February, 1568, aged 81, and was which enabled Grafton and Whitchurch to print, in buried in the Church of St. Bartholomew, by the 1539 and 1540, under Coverdale's direction, what is Royal Exchange, as appears by the register, which is called “ Cranmer's,” or “the Great Bible." Of

in existence. The present church was built by Sir Cranmer's Bible we have a specimen in that transla- Christopher Wren, in 1679, on the site of the old tion of the Psalms of David which is adopted in our

one; but Stow, in describing the ancient structure, Cominon Prayer-books.

records a certain Latin inscription, which, without The principal feature in the life of Coverdale, for any comment on the deceased, he tells us “is on a which his name stands prominently forward, having fair plated stone, on the ground in the chancel.” been stated, little remains to be told concerning him: This memorial is interesting, as showing the estimabut that little is enough to show, that the return for

tion in which the great and good man who is the all his goodness to his fellow-creatures was not here, subject of it was held at the period of his death. though, doubtless, he failed not of that solid and per

The following is a translation:manent “recompense of reward” to which his hopes EPITAPH on the Right Reverend Father in God, were directed. As almoner to Queen Catherine Parr,

Miles COVERDALE, an Octogenarian. Henry's last wife, he preached her funeral sermon in

This tomb, which at last offers repose, and a termination of the chapel of Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire, in 1548,

his labours, holds the bones of Coverdale! and then, as well as on other occasions, when ap

Who, as Bishop of Exeter, distinguished himself by the pointed to preach at Paul's Cross, defended the true

exemplary probity of his life.

IIe lived to the good old age of Eighty-one, Religion against the contrary creed. In 1551, good Too long an innocent exile from his native country King Edward the Sixth made him Bishop of Exeter,

After undergoing a variety of troubles,

He is here received into the friendly bosom of the grave. Leo the Twelfth, in the bull for his Romish Jubilee in 1825.

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THE USEFUL ARTS. No. XIII.

hence jelly, which consists of gelatine in a condensed form, Before entering into any details respecting some of the is not so wholesome as the same quantity of gelatine would various species of Animals used for food, we shall make a bave been diffused through the fibrin of meat: and strong few remarks on the modes in which all kinds of food are soups, containing such gelatine in abundance, are objec

tionable on the same grounds. prepared for eating by

Roasting and boiling possess several advantages: the COOKING.

direct action of the fire, by hardening the outside of the Animal, as well as vegetable matter, requires to be pre- meat, prevents the escape of the juices and more volatile pared by the action of heat, to render it fit for wholesome parts, while the fibre is made equally tender; and the meat food the solid parts are made tender, and consequently is by this mode of cookery rendered more palatable, as more readily soluble, or digestible, in the stomach. Some of having more flavour; it is also more nutritive, owing to the the water which is contained in all animal matter, and retention of those principles, which by boiling are dispersed which constitutes a large portion of the bulk of all vege- in the water. But the loss of weight by roasting is greater table matter, is evaporated by heat; that bulk is therefore than by boiling. Mutton, by the latter mode of cooking, reduced without any diminution of the nutritive portion. loses about one-fifth-beef one-fourth-while by roasting, In vegetables, also, many noxious chemical principles, which they lose nearly one-third of their weight. A great deal of would render the plant poisonous, if it were eaten raw, are this loss is, undoubtedly, to be attributed to the evaporation dissipated by heat, and the food thus renderer innocent of the water contained in the meat, which is rather in These are the principal effects of cooking, which are com- creased than diminished by boiling. The principal objecmon both to animal and vegetable food, but the changes tion against roasting is, that the fat of the meat is burnt, which the former undergoes, in consequence of the appli- and of all animal poisons, none is much more injurious than cation of heat, are more numerous and coinplicated. burnt or empyreumatized oil; hence, meat abounding in

The constituent principles of all organic matter, and on fat ought always to to be boiled. the presence of which in different proportions, the nutritive Baking partakes of the advantages and defects of both qualities of that matter depend, are fibrin, albumen, the former modes of cookery; there is less waste, owing gelatine, oil, gluten, fecula, or starch, mucilage, sugar, acids, to the confinement in a closed space, which prevents the &c. All these principles are modified by the application of escape of the volatile matter ; but the oil being confined, heat; some are rendered more digestible, others less so: and also empyreumatized, renders baking liable to the same these changes are also dependent on the mode in which the objection as roasting. heat is applied.

Economy of fuel is one great recommendation of this When it is considered, that we are utterly ignorant of mode of preparing food: the poor man gets his dinner well the mode of chemical action of the stomach, and of all cooked, for a sum which would not supply him with coals that relates to the primary functions of digestion and assi- enough to warm it, much less to roast or boil it properly: milation, it is clear, that it is by experience alone we can this advantage, however, is necessarily confined to towns, ohtain any knowledge of the relative nutritive qualities of where one oven may be employed to bake the dinners of different kinds of food, and of the mode it which it should numerous families. be prepared. This question is still further complicated by It is well ascertained that, generally speaking, mutton is the reciprocal action of the mind and body, in all that the most wholesome of all animal food: owing to some strange relates to feetling. It is well ascertained, that more benefit associations, or to some wrong use of words, there exists is derived from a food which is agreeable in its taste, and very erroneous opinions on this subject. Most persons not which affords a gratification to that sense, than from one acquainted with physiology, imagine that the flesh of young of an opposite quality, though, perhaps, containing more animals, or of birds, is more delicate than that of grown of those principles which are considered as highly nutritive. sheep and oxen; and will hence recommend an invalid, or There are three or four different modes in which heat is

a convalescent, with his digestive powers enfeebled by applied to cook food, on each of which we shall make some disease, to " try a bit of boiled veal, or a chicken, or a remarks.

rabbit, or, perhaps, advise a little soup or jelly, &c." Now Boiling in water is, generally speaking, the most effec- it is certain that, in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, a tual. Every part of the substance is equally subjected to the slice of boiled leg of mutton, or a broiled mutton chop, heat, owing to the uniform temperature of the liquid; the would be infinitely preferable to any or all of these, as being fibrin of meat is loosened, or softened ; and to do this most far more digestible. The term delicate is totally inapprocompletely, the water ought not to boil fast, or, properly priate to food of any kind: if it be used instead of tender, speaking, ought not to boil at all: the meat should be put ihen all meat advanced a small stage towards putrefaction into it when cold, since it is by long soaking in the liquiú is more tender than when quite fresh, and is really more that the desired effect is produced.

wholesome. If by " delicate," digestible is meant, -that is, One objection against builing, as applied to meat, might the food which is soonest converted into chyme, and assimibe obviated by economy, which is utterly neglected in Eng-lated to the corporeal substance of the eater, then a muttonland, in cookery of all species: this objection is, that a chop and bread will prove a much more delicate breakfast large proportion of the nutritive parts are dissolved in the than buttered toast, inuffins, hot rolls, and chocolate. water and lost; but if we made the same use of the water in which meat is boiled, that our neighbours the French do, -that is, if we prepared from it a thin soup, by adding The more we extend our knowledge of the operations of vegetables and condiments, or by an additional quantity of creative power, as manifested in the structure and economy meat of an inferior quality, for the purpose of yielding of organized beings, the better we become qualified to appremore gelatine and oil to the liquid,—this objection would be ciate the intentions with which the several arrangements removed, and no loss incurred. The meat made tender by and constructions have been devised, the art with which cooking would contain the fibrin, gluten, albumen, and they have been accomplished, and the grand comprehen other insoluble principles, while the fat or oil, and the solu- sive plan of which they form a part. By knowing the ble matter, would be retained in the soup.

general tendencies of analogous formations, we can someIt should be mentioned here, that no food should contain | times recognise designs that are but faintly indicated, and nutritive matter in too concentrated a form : it has been trace the links which connect them with more general laws. found that no animal will thrive, is fed on that principle in By rendering ourselves familiar with the hand-writing, a condensed or concentrated state, which enters most where the characters are clearly legible, we gradually learn largely into its natural diet. Fat, or animal oil, is more to decypher the more obscure passages, and are enabled to nutritious than perhaps any other animal matter, but it follow the continuity of the narrative through chapters that would be impossible to feed solely on it; and meat, though would otherwise appear mutilated and defaced. Hence the containing several other principles, is too nutritious to be a utility of comprehending in our studies the whole range wholesome food, when consumed without some vegetable of the organised creation, with a view to the discovery of matter to dilute it, as it were. Concentrated nutritive mat final causes, and obtaining adequate ideas of the power, the ter is not so digestible as when it is mixed up with that wisdom, and the goodness of God.-Roger's Bridgewater which is less so, or which is even not at all so. It is for Treatise. this reason, that rich dishes disagree with healthy persons : a larger portion of nutritive matter is thrown into the

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MONUMENT OF THE PRINCESS CHARLOTTE, IN ST. GEORGE'S CHAPEL, WINDSOR
Vol. VII.

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THE PRINCESS CHARLOTTE OF WALES. make due allowance for the obstacles which the cir. In a short memoir, contained in a former volume cumstances of their birth oppose to their moral im. of the Saturday Magazine, respecting an illustrious provement. Accustomed, from their earliest infancy, and hopeful person, whom the will of God con- to command the ready obedience of all around them, signed to an early grave, we referred to the page of and to obtain immediate compliance with their desires; history, to bear witness to “the emotions of sorrow besieged by flatterers, who persuade them that they and regret which are felt by a nation on the pre are not bound by the same rules to which men in mature close of a life dear to thousands ;" and it humble stations of life are subject; the great are too was added, "It is not in a political view that a great apt to contract a habit of neglecting the convenience national loss is thus felt : honour, love, and esteem and the feelings of others, and of referring all things for the individual character must be the spring of to their own gratification. Even minds naturally such affections." The secret of this genuine popu- disposed to benevolence are soon hardened into this larity is almost always to be found in an active con callous insensibility, unless they are early impressed cern for the welfare of others, particularly of those in with religious principles and motives. By these our a humbler sphere of life; a beneficence, founded upon illustrious Princess escaped its fatal influence. Though a Christian principle, which never fails to impart its raised so far above the common level of mankind, twofold blessing :-" It blesseth him that gives and she thought none so low as not to be entitled to her him that takes." In this respect, the rich and regard. The power which her elevated rank conferred powerful have a noble privilege attached to their | upon her, was in her eyes a trust, for the discharge of station; for it is by acts of real kindness, rather than which she was accountable ; and with this conviction by any wonderful instances of display, that even the deeply rooted in her heart, she omitted no opporgreat ones of the earth may enjoy an honourable tunity of gaining those qualifications which might praise,

enable her worthily to act her part upon the busy And read their history in a nation's eyes ! theatre of public life. She felt the awful responsi. If we were asked to point to any particular passages bility of the situation in which her birth had placed of British history, for an illustration of these remarks, her, and strove, by acquiring the mastery over ber we would turn, first, to those which record the illness, own passions and desires, to fit herself for the arduous death, and character of good King Edward the Sixth, task of exercising dominion over others. No pursuit whom, at the age of sixteen, a wise, though inscru- had any charms for her which had not some tendency table Providence took to himself. When we reflect to promote her intellectual or spiritual improvement

. on his mildness of temper, his unaffected devotion Innocent and instructive recreations,-the acquisition and reverence for the Scriptures ; when we are in- of knowledge, the performance of acts of devotion formed of his sending for Bishop Ridley, who had to God, and of benevolence to mankind,-these were preached before his majesty, and, with tears in his the employments which diversified her day,--emeyes, conferring with him on the subject of a plan for ployments always delightful to the pure of heart." the relief of the poor of London*; when, looking at Attached to the east end of St. George's Chapel, the hospitals of Christ-Church, St. Thomas's, and Windsor, is an ancient Gothic building, erected by St. Bartholomew's, we consider how much good he Henry the Seventh, as a burial place for himself and did in his short reign, we cannot wonder that young his successors, but superseded, for that purpose, by Edward was an object of tender affection to his the beautiful chapel which he afterwards founded at people, or that his memory remains honoured among Westminster Abbey, and which bears the name of the generations that have followed bim. The dis- that monarch. The building at Windsor to which astrous and unexpected death of Henry, son of King we have alluded, was afterwards called “Wolsey's James the First t, the young prince to whom allusion Tomb-house;" the cardinal having beautified it, with has been made above, and whom it was his royal the view of its receiving his remains,-a design prefather's lot to follow to the grave, also plunged this vented by the concluding circumstances of his life. country into sorrow as universal as it was sincere. King George the Third, however, determined to con

Equal, probably, if not greater, was the grief struct a royal vault below the building, assigning it arising from that mournful dispensation, which fell as a future resting-place for himself and the members upon the kingdom like a thunderbolt,--the decease of of his family,-little supposing that his beloved grandthe Princess Charlotte in child-birth, on the 6th of daughter, so young and promising a branch of his November, 1817, in the twenty-second year of her age. house, would be laid within it before him. Many of our readers may remember to have regarded It was to this mausoleum, on the evening well rethis event as their own private calamity. It came membered by thousands, the 19th of November, 1817, home to our circles and our bosoms. Her pure taste that the mortal remains of this illustrious lady and for the quiet duties of domestic life; her devout her infant were conveyed. The following stanzas are and regular attendance on the ordinances of religion, part of a poem written at the time. In the latter is a both public and private; her diligent application to very touching allusion to the good old king's utter the studies proper to have qualified her for high and unconsciousness of the event which caused such deep responsible duties, tempered with becoming dignity concern to his subjects. of demeanour to those about her; her kind and atten And hark! around the mansions of the dead tive condescension to the poor :-these things were Sinks the low dirge, or swells the anthem loud sufficient to fix the love and respect of a nation,

And hark! the words, the solemn words are said, and to mark with shades of melancholy that critical

That bid the dust its kindred dust enshroud. period in the history of our country when we were

The tomb has closed-and, like a passing cloud,

A fevorish dream, the pageant all has fed; suddenly called to bewail her loss.

Back, in wild sorrow, wend the weeping crowd, The following sketch of the character of the Prin Back moves the mourning train, with measured tread; cess is met with in a sermon, preached at Cambridge Nor sigh, nor sound, disturbs the lovely Slumberer's bed. on the day of her funeral, by Bishop Kaye, then Master That Slumberer weeps no more:--but Albion's pride of Christ's College, and Regius Professor of Divinity. Is wept by all, save Albion's aged king: “ In estimating the characters of princes, we seldom

For one lost maiden, resting by her side, • See Saturday Magazine, Vol. I., p. 163.

His sorrow flowed, till Heaven had dried the spring See Saturday Magazine, Vol. V., p. 93.

: The Princess Amelia.

Windsor! at once within thy moated ring,

THE COMET. We wail the Stem revered, though bare and lone,

The sun has set 'neath the Western sea, We wail the Bud despoiled by winter's wing:

And, amidst the gathering clouds of even, These are the splendid miseries of a throne,

The dying rays of his majesty Away, away, frail man, go muse upon thine own.-(A.)

Throw their latest gleam o'er the silent heaven; The white marble monument, an engraving of which

And slowly the pale moon wanders by,

Clad in a thin white shroud of light, appears in our present Number, was designed and

And the stars that burn in the sapphired sky executed by Mr. Wyatt *, and is one of the most Throng gladly round the Queen of night, interesting objects in St. George's Chapel. At the And silently hail her from afar, south-west corner of that beautiful fabric is a small As onward she urges her silver car. oratory, called, from the founder, who was Dean of And the vesper-bell, that tolls the hour, Windsor in the reign of King Henry the Seventh,

Flings high its note 'mid the deepening gloom,

That scares the owl from its lonely bower, Urswick's Chapel, within which it may be seen. The

And the drowsy bat from its ivied home, body of the departed Princess is represented, covered And darker and deeper the shadows fall, with drapery, resting on a bier at the moment the soul Outspreading their dim veil over all. is supposed to have quitted its earthly tenement. The But see, what shoots through the dusky air,

Wafted along on the wings of night, sorrowing forms at the corners are those of attendants.

While the stars that spangle its pathway there These, together with the designed image of the corpse, Are all outshone by its crimson light? the right hand of which, falling over the side of the And slowly athwart the parched sky bier, is the only part unveiled, contrasts with the

It drives amidst the cloud-streams pale,

And its blood-red sheen all flaming high, group above, namely, the spirits of the mother and her

Marks the bright course of its lengthening trail infant, ascending, and attended by angels, and bring

The while, through the dreary blue it moves, to mind the beautiful passage of the Preacher,—"Then Where the night-wind alone in its stillness roved shall the dust return to the earth as it was; and the Say! dost thou come the messenger of woe, spirit shall return unto God who gave it."--Eccles. The mighty bearer of some fearful grief, xii. 7.

To crush this world in one dire overthrow,

While not a hand on earth can bring relief ; Without attempting to try this work by the rules But all must bow beneath thy whelming power, of art, we may observe, that the effect, which is

Kings, princes, peasants, in that awful hour? aided by a dim light cast upon it by means of Or say, as thou rollest in grandeur past, coloured glass, is extremely striking. It is one of Does the all-dreaded Azrael ride with thee? those compositions which command the silent and

Has “the angel of Death spread his wings on the blast,"

To call us to meet eternity ? breathless attention of the beholder, particularly on

Oh! who then has power to shield or save a first visit: and amidst the crowd of reflections From the hoarse voice that bids us to the grave ? which occur to the mind on such an occasion, it is Or bring'st thou glad tidings of Merey's sway to be hoped this lesson may suggest itself to our That shall visit this lower shore, young readers,-Like the departed whom it com And chase the grim heralds of dark dismay

To th' unfathomed grave for evermore ? memorates, to “remember their Creator in the days of

Oh! then let us welcome thee gladly in song, their youth," and walk in His commandments, and And Echo our accents of praise prolong! take delight in His worship. It speaks to all, in the

Or dost thou come from wandering round that throne, quaint but emphatic language of an old divine t, bid

Begirt with jasper and with sardine stone, ding us go home, and think to die, and do that Where only angels tread the hallowed ground ? daily which we would wish to be found doing when

Amid those glorious realms of upper air,

M. ever death shall overtake us.”

Where only dove-like peace and joy are found;

And sorrow enters not, nor weary care, On mentioning this Cenotaph in our account of St. George's But by the red waves of the sea of fire Chapel, Vol. II., p. 235, we wrongly attributed the design and exe Ten thousand thousand seraphs swell the song, cution to Sir J. Wyatville ; an error which, considering the various And infant cherubs join th' angelic choir, matter constantly pressing upon such a work as the Saturday And their glad notes of praise and love prolong; Magazine, will readily have been forgiven,

And where, around th? Omnipotent “I am," t Jeremy Taylor.

The joyous chorus of the white-rubed train

Hymn forth their loud hosannas to the Lamb,

And sing for aye the same unwearied strain, The helpless infant, the fractious child, the impatient

“ Honour and glory to the Heav'n-born Three, youth, the busy man, the more advanced period of life, and

Who were, who are, who shall for ever be!" finally, the infirmities of age, pointing to the hour which

R. C. P. is to close the scene which friends have enlivened and made dear, all present aspects of such painful variety and with whatever subject men are desirous of being acmortification, that the prudent man should occupy himself quainted, they must, of necessity, study the elements of it, with more serious thoughts than what the business of this and have recourse to those sources from whence informatransitory state can supply.-W. K., from the Arabic.

tion is to be drawn. Neglect of this, so obvious a course

of proceeding, cannot but leave them in ignorance of the Good manners is the art of making those people easy with subject. The truth of this maxim is incontrovertible, and whom we converse; whoever makes the fewest persons it is as applicable to religion as to all the other concerns of uneasy is the best bred man in company. -Swift. life. Neither religious knowledge, nor any other know

ledge, comes by intuition ; but it is the result of a careful I LAY it down as a sound maxim, that every man is wretched application of the means which God has provided for our in proportion to his vices; and affirm the noblest ornament instruction. One of these means, with respect, that is, to of a young, generous mind, and the surest source of plea- religious knowledge, is the study of the Scriptures. Dissure, profit, and reputation in life, to be an unreserved regard of this salutary provision leaves some men in a state acceptance of virtue.

of infidelity, and others, who profess and call themselves

Christians, in a state of most deplorable ignorance as to COMPLAISANCE pleases all, prejudices none, adorns wit,

the foundation and the articles of their professed belief; renders humour agreeable, augments friendship,

redoubles whereas, would men but give that attention to the subject love, and complying with justice and generosity, becomes

which its paramount importance demands, availing themthe secret charm of the society of all mankind—SCUDERY. the Scriptures with which the providence of God has fur

selves withal of those assistances towards understanding

nished them, they could hardly be destitute of a Christian Ir you do good with pain, says Chrysostom, the pain flies hope, or of the power of “ giving an answer to every man off, the good remains : if you do ill with pleasure, the that asketh them a reason of the hope that is in them,", pleasure flies, the ill remains.

-BISHOP MANT.

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