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EDITED BY THE

REV. CHARLES BULLOCK,

RECTOR OF ST. NICHOLAS', WORCESTER;
AUTHOR OF "THE WAY HOME,” “SIN AND ITS CURE," ETC.

VOL. W

“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity.”

Psa M CXXXIU, 1.

“ Gentle words and actions, telling

Day by day of holy love,
Make the humblest earthly dwelling
Image the pure Heaven above."

Rev. T. Davis.

BOD

London:

WILLIAM HUNT & CO., 23, HOLLES STREET, CAVENDISH SQ.

BOOK SOCIETY, PATERNOSTER ROW.
EDINBURGH, JOHNSTONE, HUNTER, & CO.

1867.

LONDON :

W. H. COLLINGRIDGE, PRINTER,

ALDERSGATE STREET.

CONTENTS.

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The Christian Home.

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April Showers. By Benjamin Gough

182

Autumnal Sonnets. By Benjamin Gough 517

Bible, The, and our Faith. By Rev. S. Wain-

wright 21, 85, 132, 190, 250, 305, 361,

416, 478, 533, 584, 645

Bookless Houses

528

Boots

474

Christmas. By G. F. T.

643
Christmas Carols. By Benjamin Gough 633
Country-Born. By Rev. S. J. Stone, B.A. 453
Domestic Happiness

596

Domestic Servants. By “Patiendo Vinces” 365

Earthly Stories with Heavenly Meanings. By

the Editor :-

I. Introductory. The Prodigal Son

11

II. The Elder Brother

71

III. The Unjust Steward

183

IV. The Hid Treasure

295

V. The Pharisee and the Publican ..

406

VI. The Ten Virgins

638
Easter Hope (Anon)

189
Fault-Finding. By Mrs. H. B. Stowe ..

192

Heart Cheer for Home Sorrow :-

Affliction, Purpose of (G. Wilson, M.D.) 88

Christian in Affliction, The (G. Wilson, M.D) 87

Comfort of the Holy Ghost (H. Bonar, D.D.) 139

Comfort of the Incarnation (G. Wilson, M.D.) 24

Flowers, Lesson of the (Anon)

423

Garden of the Lord, The (G. Wilson, M.D.).. 423

Gardener, The Careful (Christian Consoler) 535

Grief's Submission (Lord Kinloch)

25

Home, The Christian's (By H. B.)

536

Invisible Harmonies (Christian Consoler) 535

Lean Hard (Anon)

536

Mission of Sorrow, The (Life Work).. 139

Mourner's Text, The (Lord Kinloch)

25

Mysteries (Lord Kinloch)

25

Mysteries of Prayer (J. S. B. Monsell)

367

Prayer of Agony, The (Lord Kinloch)

423

Wild Rose and the Corn Field (E. Bickersteth) 367
IIeroism in the Mine (Anon)

76
Home (Conder)

131

Home Life of H.R.H. the Prince Consort. Ву

the Editor

462, 519, 578

Homes of Old Writers. By Rev. S. W. Chris-

tophers :-
1. Dr. Donne's Happy Refuge

351

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II. Dr. Donne's Hospital and Prison 470

III.

Family Apartment in London 574

IV.
First and Last Stall

634
House, A Deserted

483
House and Home. By Rev. J. H. MacMahon 300
Hymns of Faith and Hope. By Rev. Dr. Bonar 468
In a Green Lane. By Benjamin Gough

350
Inefficient People; or, A Night at Muddleton
Hall. By a Victim ..

78
Labour. By Rev. T. Ragg

21
Legalist, The. By Rev. W. Arnot

73
Light on Church Matters :
Bible and the Reformation, The. By Rev. J.
B. Owen

198
Christian Ministry, The, not a Priesthood,
By Rev. J. B. Marsden

246
Confession, Auricular (The Homilies) 527
Fathers, Voice of the. By the Editor

126
Ministerial Office, The

84
No Peace with Rome. By Rev. M. Hobart
Seymour

310
Nuns of St. Theresa. By the Editor

126
Ordination, Form of. By Rev. S. A. Walker 83
Ordination Service, The (Archbishop Whitgift) 84
Priesthood and Sacrifice, The One. By Arch-
deacon Hone

80
Reformation Doctrine respecting the Lord's

Supper. By Rev. G. Albert Rogers, M.A. 129

Ritualism and the Holy Communion. By the

Bishop of Cork

526

Rule of Faith, The. By the Dean of Ripon 593

Why were our Reformers Burned ? By Rev.
J. C. Ryle ..

420

Lights and Shades of Life. By Rev. J. B. Owen ;

I. Sailor Boy Willie

17

II. Da the Boy Bishop

135
III. The Usher's Story..

253, 356
Marriage (Tupper)

237

Married Life, Decay of Love in.

By. J. C.

16

Married Life, The Peace of (Jeremy Taylor) 130

Midnight Bells, The. By Benjamin Gough 10

Our Magazine. By the Editor

630

Parsons' Sons and Deacons' Daughters. By Rev.

J. C. Wood

475

Prim, Mrs., In Society and at Home

360
Prodigal Son, The. By Rev. S. J. Stone B.A. :-
I. Coming to Himself

72

II. The Welcome Home

73

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Mosquitos ..

500

Mouse, The, and its Habitations. By C. A. H. B. 371

Old House in Sunken Hollow, The

96
Our Own Fireside. By T. Stewart Robertson.. 148
Rabbit, The. By C. A. H. B.

320
Roebuck, The

151
Royal Entrance, The (Gotthold)

156
Rustic Civility

155
Sonnet. By H. B. Bullock

266
Stickleback, The

208

Take Care of the Helm. By Blind Amos

431

Unseen Hand, The

321

Velvet Slippers, The. By Blind Amos..

653
Youth Renewed. By Dean of Emly

444

556

II.

Pleasant Beadings for Our Sons and Daughters.
A Great Man's Mistake ; or, Hints on the Choice
of a Wife. By Mrs. C. L. Balfour

551
Acts of Heroic Philanthropy. By Elihu Burritt 326
Animal Sagacity

102
Charity of the Poor

655
Christmas Tree, The. By Rev. S. J. Stone, B.A. 652
Coal Fields

42

Compliments

651

Conversational Faults

550
Curiosities of Insect Life. By T. Stewart
Robertson

263

Dare to be Right, Dare to be True

492

Day-lily, The, and the Old Mahogany Tree.
By T...

545

Diary of Brother Bartholomew, The. By the

Author of " Tales and Sketches of Christian

Life"..

493, 537, 598

Dr. Chalmers and his Visitor

605
Great Cable, The ..

441
Grundy, Mrs. By Dido

207
How we Stormed my Uncle's Citadel.
Clarence

211

Ida's Experiment. By the Author of “Woodleigh

House"

149

Iron Box, The. By Isaac Taylor

546

Little Ears. By Mrs. S. C. Hall

37

Lives that Speak. Second Series :-

VII. Sir Edwin Landseer

34

VIII. J. M. W. Turner

95

IX. Mrs. Winthrop. By S. P.

379

X. Martin Luther. By Rev. J. B. Owen

435, 484

XI. Professor Faraday

549

Mail Train, The. By Benjamin Gough

433
“Make to Yourselves Friends." A Christmas
Story. By Mrs. H. B. Stowe

648

Miss Vivian and her Relations. By A. G.,

Author of “ Mabel and Cora,” &c. 26, 89,

140, 201, 257, 316, 368, 424

Science, Art, and History.

Arch of Titns, The. By W. H. Davenport Adams 112
Bastille, The. By ihe Editor

219, 271
Bedouins, The. By C. A. H. B.

445, 554
Christianity and Human Brotherhood. By Max
Müller

334
Curiosities of London Directory ..

165
Havana, The

660
History of a Fleece of Wool, The. By a Prac-

tical Farmer ..
Madagascar. By Rev. W. Ellis

611
Newspaper Press, The. By L. ..

276
Ocean, The, and its Wonders. By Z.

606
Old Almanacs, a Page about

50
Old Clothes

661
Our Sketch Book Abroad :
The Esquimaux, and the Arctic Regions 43,

106, 157, 213, 266, 331, 382
Persia and its People. By 0. S. Round

385
Quick Travelling to France in Olden Times 389
Raphael

335
Telegraph, The Vital. By C. A. H. B.

162
Through the Trosachs. By T. Stewart Robertson 391
Watches

111

Women, Treatment and Condition of in Former

Times

558

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IV.

Leaves from the Book of Nature, &c.

A Thousand and One Stories from Nature.

Original and Selected. By Rev. F. 0.

Morris, B.A.

lxxii. to cxxx. 166, 223,

278, 336, 390, 448, 503, 559, 615, 664
Birds, Anecdotes of

54
Dogs, Attributes and Anecdotes of

51

Manatee, or Lamantin, The

617

Shells

664

Up Ben Lomond. By T. Stewart Robertson 500
Wooden Cows

560

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