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Te ourselves up into his &c. every where dispersing printed coved by his mere grace, lipies of the New Testament in Chinese d at all. This is but act-|(which Mr. Morrison had completed),
to the dictates of the together with catechisms and religious propriety and truth. To tracts. Thus, as it was in the begins, to glorify him as God, ning, the dispersion of the disciples
him the supreme good,|| may more extensively diffuse the truth *t him in equity. After we abroad. We consider the translation his, we are but unprofitable effected by Mr. Morrison, as a great Sing
no more than it was work. He is eminently qualified for
If we come short of it, and, we have reason to believe, a deny to God his attributes, great scholar in the language. He has
his sovereignty, his au-been, for two or three years past, emright of absolute dominion, ployed as a translator for the East Ino our perfect cordial subjec-| dia Company. We send you a copy
justify oorselves and con- of this work for your missionary Board,
, we cannot be the liberal ;l of which we beg your acceptance. i me greatest object of regard,we|sionary stations inSouth Africa, as brief
, uvise liberal things.
ly related in our Report, you will pe
ruse with interest. He has been most of a letter from the Rev. Mr.marvellously preserved in great perils; er, to the Rev. Dr. Worcester, has made great discoveries; and his Sept. 28, 1814.
arrangements will, we trust, be produc
tive of great advantages. Soie, inR:ery gladly avail myself of an deed, already appear. A great awa
tunity of renewing my corres-kening has taken place at Gricqua Tulce with you, by means of the town, formerly Klaar Water, near the ina: of our highly valued friend, Dr. greatOrange river, many hundred miles n.
north of the Cape. Mr. C. visited the me happier state of public affairs is, city of Latakkoo, four miles long (scate and pray, at hand, when inter-tered), and found that there are twene will be easier.
ty-two nations north of that city, who You will have heard long ago of|| all speak the same language. We are uccess of the numerous petition- | about sending several missionaries, an this country for liberty to send mong whoin will be one or two capaionaries to India. The door is ble of forming a grammar. We hope
open, under certain restrictions, a translation of the Scriptures may we trust many laborers will gradu- hereafter be made into that language. be sent. Some are already gone. * Mr. C.'s travels are just going to
have sent three to Batavia, and press, and will be uncommonly intere to the Isle of France. Another is esting. Mr. C. visited some places, pe to Canton and Macao, to assist where a white man was never before r. Morrison. But such was the powseen. His producing a looking glass
of the Popish priests, at the Portu. astonished and affrighted multitudes. Jese settlement at Macao, (where his watch exceedingly terrified the uropeans are obliged to spend part queen, who thought it alive, and could f the year, not being allowed to con- I not be prevailed upon to put it to her inue many months at a tiine at Canon) that they prevailed on the Portu- “ Farewell, my dear sir. Salute all guese government to send Mr. Milne, the dear brethren united with you in
the assistant) away in a few days. Af- promoting the great cause of our dear er spending some months at Canton,
* Mr. C. brought several curiosities with "he went to Malacca, Java, Mauritius,l' him, among which is the king's robe, com
and adorable Redeemer. For Him || let us all work harder and harder, ir posed of thirty-two cat-skins, neatly joined || the night is at hand. Together, though the inhabitants never saw a "I am, dear sir, your truly affe needle. These, with many other articles from tionate frieud and brother, other countries, the Directors are forming in
“ GEORGE BURDER to a little museum.
IIERE AND THERE;
THIS WORLD AND THE NEXT.
Being suitable Thoughts for a New Year.
HERE bliss is short, imperfect, insincere,
whose life must have an end;