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1. ON RELIGIOUS EDUCATION.
BY JAMES DANA, D. D. .
Gather instruction from thy youth up; so shalt thou find wisdom till thine old age. My sun. if thou come to serve the Lord, prepare thy soul for temptation constantly endure, and make not haste in time of trouble. Miss not the discourse of the elders ; for they also learned of their fathers, and of them thou shalt learn understanding. .
SON OF SIRACA.
from Sidney's Press. FOR INCREASE COOKE & CO. BOOK-SELLERS, NEW-HAVEN.
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" Sermons to young people ; preached A. D. 1803, 1804, on the following " subjects: Faith and practice. Enquiry concerning eternal life. Religion our “ own choice. Indecision in religion. The principle of virtue. God's glory “man's end and happiness. Encouragement to early seeking. Self-dedication. “ Prayer. Observation of the Lord's day. The excellence of religion. The " happiness of life. The standard of honour. Good company recommended. “ Caucion against bad company. Caution against bad books. Frugality. Dif“ fipation. The instability of life. Procraftination. Redemption of time. Re« Actions in death. Judgment. The person and character of the Judge. The « fate of those who die in fin. The future blessedness of the righteous.« To which are added Prayers for young families. Also Sermons, I. On reli“ gious education. II. Answer to the objection, that education in Religion « Xackles the mind. III, Refletions of the aged on the early choice of reli“ gion. By JAMES DANA, D. D."
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