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NARRATIVE OF CONVERSIONS.

PREFACE

SECT. I. A general introductory statement

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II. Manner of conversion various, yet bearing a great analogy

111. This work further illustrated in particular instances

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LIFE AND DIARY OF THE REV. DAVID BRAINERD.

PART I. From his birth to the time when he began to study for the Ministry 81

II. From his beginning to study, till bis being examined and licensed

to preach

99

III. From his being licensed to preach, till he was appointed Mis-

sionary to the Indians

115

IV. From bis appointment, to his entrance on the mission at Kau-

naumeek

128

V. From his beginning to instruct the Indians, to his ordination 140

VI. From his ordination, till he began to preach to the Indians at

Crosweeksung, where he had his most remarkable success 185

VII. Return from his last journey to Susquahangah in a consump-

tion, whereof he died

225

VIII. From his return to Susquahannah till his death

273

Mr. BRAINERD'S JOURNAL IN TWO PARTS.

PART I. The rise and progress of a remarkable work of grace, &c.

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From A. D. 1745—June 19 10 Nov. 14, at Crosweeksung and

Forks of Delaware

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II. From A. D. 1745-Nov. 24 to June 19, 1746, do.

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FIRST APPENDIX.

Sect. 1. The doctrine preached to the Indians

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11. Morality, sobriety, and external duties promoted by preaching

Christ crucified

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111. Continuance, renewal, and quickness of the work

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iv. But little appearance of false religion

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SECOND APPENDIX.

Introduction

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SECT. I. His method of learning the Indian language

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instructing the Indians

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. Difficulties attending the Christianizing the Indians.-First

difficulty, Their rooted aversion to Christianity

iv. Second difficulty, To convey divine truths to their understand-

ing, and to gain their assent

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v. Third difficulty, Their inconvenient situations, savage manners,

and unhappy mcthod of living

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