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Praise, to the God and Father of Christ, 39.

universal, 49, 53, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62.
from all nations, 46.
from all the righteous, 51, 52.
everlasting, 65.
the peculiar duty of man, 55, 63.
and protection, 50.
for temporal blessings, 169.
for recovery from sickness, 562.
to the divine goodness, 181.
for the gospel, 209, 611.
to the God of our salvation, 210.
for salvation, 186.
through Jesus, 618.
through all the changes of life, 405, 406.
in life and death, 407.
through the whole of our existence, 408.

See God, and Thanksgiving.
Prayer, the house of, 2.

the Lord's, imitated, 293.
of Jacob, 299.
for the spread of the gospel, 254, 499.
for freedom from error and guilt, 273.
for virtue, 301, 302.
for assurance of God's favour, 295.
for knowledge, 303.
for instruction, 304, 305.
for guidance, 307.
for aid and support, 306, 308.

in old age and death, 581.
See Aspirations.
Presence of God, assurance of, 162. See God.
Prosperity and adversity, praise to God in, 406.

trust in God in, 410.
and joy from the blessing of God, 551.

thanksgiving for national, 645.
Protection from God, 151, 152.

from God implored, 282, 316. See God.
Providence of God in the seasons, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84,

85, 86, 87.
natural and moral, 143, 534.
universal, 144, 145, 146, 147.
the blessings of, 173.
bounty of, improved, 148.

Providence and fore-knowledge of God, 132.

mystery and benignity of, 140.
mystery of, unfolded, 141, 142.
amidst public diseases and dangers, 157, 158.
vicissitudes of, 164.
consolatory views of, 165.
dependence on, 353, 585.
submission to, 421.
and redemption, 177, 179, 180, 182, 183, 184.

See Gratitude, Praise, and Seasons.
Prudence and benevolence, 378.
Purity, christian, 623.

R.
Race, the christian, 401, 402, 403.
Reason, a divine gift, 203.

to be used in religion, 204.
Rejoicing, see Joy.
Religion, without superstition, 205.

the way to happiness, 323.
comforts' of, 327.
pleasures of, 325, 326.
beauty and glory of, 328.
the one thing needful, 339.
family, 545, 546, 547.
early, advantages of, 579, 580, 581.
inconstancy in, lamented, 269.
the christian, excellence of, 208, 211.

See Beauty, and Piety.
Repentance, a call to, 619.

See Penitence.
Resignation, 422, 423. See Submission, and Trust.
Resolutions, virtuous, 309, 310.
Resurrection, death and the, 460, 461.

hope of the, 462, 463.
the vegetable creation an emblem of the,

464.
a happy, 467.
and death of Jesus, 241.
of Jesus, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248.

See Lord's Day.
Retirement and humility, 382.

and meditation, 553, 554.
Returning to God, 276.

Returning to God, desire of, 282, 316.
Reunion of the virtuous after death, 630.
Revelation, see Scripture.
Reverence, see Devotion, God, and Worship.
Righteous, their ways known to God, 113.

peculiar goodness of God to them, 119.
their prayers heard by God, 120, 160.
their safety, 157, 158, 159, 160, 163, 331, 337.
all things work for good to them, 161.
and wicked, difference between them, 331, 332,

333.
character of the, 334.
excellency of the, 377.
excellency and happiness of the, 335, 337, 432.
excellency and reward of the, 336, 333.
God their salvation, 426.
God their everlasting light, 486.

their communion in heaven, 487, 488.
Rod, hearing the voice of God's, 277.

S.
Sabbath, see Lord's day.
Sacrifice, the living, 311.

of the heart, 23. See Devotion, Sincerity, and

Worship.
Safety in God, 157, 158, 159, 291. See God, and Protec-

tion.
Salvation, 611.

by grace, 612.
praise for, 186.
praise to the God of, 210.
the christian scheme of, 211..
through Jesus, praise for the, 618.
the near approach of a motive to diligence, 456.

See Christ, and Righteous.
Saviour, a crucified, 240. See Christ.
Scripture and nature, the book of, 188, 189, 190.

the excellency of, 191, 192, 193, 194, 205.
instruction to the young from, 197, 200.
consolation from, 195, 196.
Jight and comfort from, 199.
light and glory of the world, 201.
the perfect law of liberty, 198.
delight in, 202.

Seasons, fruitful, acknowledged, 78. See Providence.
Seed-time and harvest, 86.

the weeping, 439.
Self-examination, see Heart, and Sincerity.
Service, close of the, 539, 540, 541, 542, 543.
Shepherd, the heavenly, 153, 154, 155, 156.
Sickness, devotion in, 555.

health, and recovery, 556.
recovery from, 559, 560, 562.
and death, prospect of, 570.
dangerous, of a minister, 644.

See God, and Life.
Sin confessed, 271, 272.

freedom from implored, 273, 280.

See Christian temper, and Virtue.
Sincerity and hypocrisy, 13.

devout profession of, 311.

repentance, and obedience professed, 313.
Singing in the ways of God, 395. See Joy.
Sinners, see Wicked.
Spring, 83, 84.
Submission, filial, 353, 354, 355, 417, 419, 420, 421.

of Christ, 237, 238, 239.

See Affliction.
Sufferings, see Affliction.
Sun of righteousness, 226, 227.
Superstition abjured, 205.
Supplication, for pardon, 620.

spiritual blessings, 621.

T.
Temptations of the world, 429. See Warfare.
Thanksgiving for fruitful seasons, 78, 505.

public, for private deliverances, 562, 563.
for public prosperity, 645.
for national deliverance, 535.
for peace, 536, 537, 538.

See Gratitude, and Praise.
Thunder-storm, on occasion of a, 98, 525.
Time, the wisdom of redeeming it, 453.

lapse of it improved, 454, 455.
reflections on the waste of it, 511.

See Death, and Life.
Traveller, a hymn for thé, 588.

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Trust in God, 345, 350, 582, 585.

in God, happiness from, 123.
in God our Father, 352.
in the divine power and wisdom, 346.
in the divine goodness, 347.
in the promises of God, 348.
in God under the trials of virtue, 349.
in God through the changes of life, 409.
in God in prosperity and adversity, 410.
in God in affliction, 418.

See Affliction, Faith, God, and Providence.
Truth of God, 126.

of God unchangeable, and life frail, 459.
and mercy of God, 125.

U.
Unity, christian, 373. See Friendship, God, and Peace.

V.
Vanity of earthly desires, 427.

of human life, 444, 445, 446. See Creatures.
Virtue desired, 301, 302.

the source of peace, 324.
progressive, 321.
exemplary, 388. See Beauty, Happiness, Religion,

and Resolutions.
Virtues, personal, 376.

christian, 375.

W.
War, the iniquity of, 530.

prayer in time of, 531.
Warfare, the christian, 392.

the spiritual, assistance and victory in, 185.

See Fortitude.
Watchfulness, 457, 458.
Wicked, prosperity of the, 141.

and righteous, difference between them, 331, 332,

333.
Wisdom of God in his works, 90. See Gud, Instruction,

Knowledge, and Religion.
Works of God, see Creation.
World, creation of the, 66.

its temptations, 429.

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