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(Concluded from last number. ) What has been my manner of life and conversation among the people of my charge? Have I exhibited and maintained the character of a faithful and solicitous gospel shepherd ? Have I made it my object to follow my public instructions by private admonitions, in the spirit of love and meekness? Have "they who fear the Lord” been encouraged by my example to o speak often one to another” on the “ things which belong to their peace ?" In my friendly visits and intercourse among them, have I carefully avoided all“ foolish talking and jesting,” and every kind of conversation " which is not convenient," or which tends to frivolity and dissipation of mind ? Has my “ speech been always with grace, seasoned with salt' and " which is good to the use of edifying, that it might minister grace unto the hearers ?” Have I been solicitous to embrace every oppor. tunity so to “ order my speech” among them, as to instruct the ignorant, alarm the secure, reclaim the openly vicious, detect and undeceive the hypocrite and self-deceiver; to coasole thi afflicted, cumfort the feeble minded, support the weak, and to raise the minds of all from earth, and direct their pursuits to heaven? In a word, have I so conducted, as to give stri. king evidence' to my people, that, possessed of the “ one thing needfulmyself, my anxious desire has been, that they might possess the same rich and invaluable treasure! O my soul! have I not been, often teen a trifling visitor among my people, and encouraged by my own example, con. versation, vain, frivolous, and uncongenial with the spirit and purity of the gospel ? Fearful of giving offence, have I not often neglected the pain. ful, but highly benevolent and important office of admonition and reproof? Fearful of disturbing their minds, or of producing disgust, have I not been greatly backward to converse with my people on subjects of experimental religion and practical godliness, and particularly with application to them. selves? Feebly impressed myself with a sense of everlasting things, the worth of souls and my own awful responsibility, have I not too, too much thrown off that seriousness and weight of ministerial character, which, duly supported, might, and probably would have had a visible and happy influence on all around ? !

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BOOK SIXTH CONTINUED.

THE HISTORY OF THE PERSIANS AND GRECIANS.

CHAP. II. The history of Xerxes, intermixed with that of

the Greeks,

Page 1

Sect. I. Xerxes reduces Egypt, &c.

ib.

Sect. II Xerxes begins his march, and passes from Asia into

Europe by crossing the straits of the Hellespont upon a bridge

of boats,

Sect. III. The number of Xerxes' forces, &c.

Sect. IV. The Lacedæmonians and Athenians send to their allies

in vain to require succours from ihem. The command of the

fleet given to the Lacedæmonians,

Sect: V. The battle of Thermopylæ. The death of Leonidas, 24

Sect. VI. Naval battle near Artemisa,

Sect. VII. The Athenians abandon their city, which is taken

and burnt by Xerxes,

Sect. VIII. The battle of Salamin, &c.

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Sect. IX. The battle of Platxa,

Sect. X. The battle of the Mycale. The defeat of the Persians, 8

Sect. XI. The barbarous and inhuman revenge of Amestris,

the wife of Xerxes,

Sect. XII. The Athenians rebuild the walls of their city, not-

withstanding the opposition of the Lacelæmonians,

Sect. XIII. The black design of Themistocles rejected unani-

mously by the people of Athens,

Sect. xiv. The' Lacedæmonians lose the chief command

through the pride and arrogance of Pausanias,

Sect. XV. Pausanias' secret conspiracy with the Persians. His

death,

Sect. XVI. Themistocles flies for shelter to king Admetus,

Sect. XVII. Aristides's disinterested administration of the pub.

lic treasure. His death and eulogium,

Sect. XVIII. Death of Xerxes, Chilled by Artalanus. His

character,

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