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THE

VISITOR,

OR

MONTHLY INSTRUCTOR,

FOR

1843.

TIE WORKS OF THE LORD ARE GREAT, SOUGHT OUT OF ALL THEM THAT HAVE PLEASURE THEREIN.

HIS WORK IS HONOURABLE AND GLORIOUS: AND HIS RIGHTEOUSNESS ENDURETII FOR EVER.
HE HATH MADE HIS WONDERFUL WORKS TO BE REMEMBERED; THE LORD IS GRACIOUS AND
FULL OF COMPASSION.-PSALM CXI. 2-4.

WHATSOEVER THINGS ARE TRUE, WHATSOEVER THINGS ARE HONEST, WHATSOEVER THINGS ARE

JUST, WHATSOEVER THINGS ARE PURE, WHATSOEVER THINGS ARE LOVELY, WHATSOEVER THINGS
ARE OF GOOD REPORT; IF THERE BE ANY VIRTUE, AND IP

THERE BE ANY PRAISE, THINK
ON TIIESE THINGS.-PHILIPPIANS IV. 8.

LONDON:

THE RELIGIOUS TRACT SOCIETY;

Instituted 1799.

SOLD BY WILLIAM JONES, AT THE DEPOSITORY, 56, PATERNOSTER ROW, AND

65, st. PAUL'S CHURCHYARD; AND BY THE BOOKSELLERS.

1843.

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Amusements in China, 12

CALUMNY, 192
Animals, coverings of, 441

Canada, night in, 232
Arrow poison of the Indians of Guiana, the Cape pigeons, 472
celebrated, 6, 88

Cave of Cacahuamilpa, in Mexico, 350

China, amusements in, 12
BASLE, 308

Chinese aphorisms, 144
Bazaars in Constantinople, 135

dog, a, 151
Bee-hunts in America, 248

manufactures, 241
Believer, growth of a, 320

Christ, safety with, 63
Bell, the great, 462

design of the death of, 68
Bible, studied and circulated, tbé, 386

the deliverer in the storm, 318
Bird of paradise, the greater, 131

's death, importance of, 397
Birds, the music of, 391

Common Sayings-
structure and habits of, 276

Diligence and perseverance, 183, 233
Black

Children-education, 253, 292
George, 141

Superstition; luck ; chance; fate; for-
Blessing of God, the, 136

tune ; destiny ; providence, 326, 458
Blind pauper, the, 196

foolish speaking ; the sabbath ; death,
Brazen serpent, the, 173

370
Brother, my, 306

Silly apprehensions, 436
Bubbles, 195

Confidence and truth, 365

ape, 199

Confucius, 448

Fathers, the, 464
Contentment and gratitude, 392

on the use of the, 295
Coral reefs, 42

Fishes, remarkable, 8
Courage and Cowardice, 308

Flee to the Saviour, 367
Creation and the Christian, 436

Forgiveness, 56
Crosses, 256

Four books, 336
Crustacea, observations on the structure and Friendship, 152
growth of the, 323, 433, 445

GENEROSITY, 136
DAGUERREOTYPING, natural, 87

Geysers, the, 281
Danger, deliverance from, 346

God is boly, 392
Death, causes of rejoicing at the approach Good advice, 352
of, 461

Gospel, the, 232
Divine
grace, riches of, 66

the glorious, 133
- truth, study of, 269

Great storm of 1703, 423, 454
forbearance abused, 14

Greece, ancient, agriculture in, 100, 198

harvest in, 261
ECONOMY, wise, 456

Greenland, hospitality in, 16
Education, 266

Griquas, the, 213
of the poor, 47

Guenons, natural disposition of certain mon.
silent power in, 40

keys, called, 374
Egypt, 68, 91, 170, 238
Elm, the, 126, 242, 287,397, 405

Hallowed be thy name, 296
Emigrants, the, 157

Hampton Court, 224
English history-

Happy mistake, a, 355
Charles I., 19, 57, 97, 137, 177, 217, Harvest, 321
257

Herefordshire, visit to, 387
Commonwealth, the, 297

Hint for the young, a, 72
Protectorate, 337, 377

Hints on health, founded on physiological
Restoration, the, 417

facts
Engraved drawings, 121

Introduction, 25
Eternity, are you building for? 444

Respiration and circulation, 44
Etna, mount, 41

Laws which regulate the bealthy action
Evening atmosphere at

176

of the respiratory system, 102
Expectations, vain, 232

Laws which regulate the healthy action

of the sanguiferous system, 141
Fact, remarkable, 125

Digestion, nutrition, etc., 188

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sea,

Hints on health, founded on physiological | Ireland, the turf bogs of, 150
facts-

Iron wire, 191

Diet, 210

Laws which regulate the healthy action JESUIT Jacobi and the Abyssinians, the, 264
of the digestive organs, 270

Jew, interview with a, 60
The muscular system, 313

Jewish services, 341
The brain and the nerves, 346

Jews, anecdotes of, 282
Mental exercise, education, etc., 393 Just man, conduct of a, 216
The organs of sense—the skin, 429
Concluding remarks, 467

Kilda, St., 52, 110, 145, 333, 414, 448
Holly, the, 28

Knowledge is necessary, 400
Hongkong, the people of, 61
Horns of the stag, 176

LANDSCAPE sketching, 325
Hudson river, sunrise on the, 302

Law and grace, 472
Humility and holiness, 152

Life, a long,

453
Humphrey, Old, on unpromising scenes, 33 Lightning, remarkable preservation from
in the snow, 49

death by, 404
on the Jews, 105

Locusts, 369
on the Chinese, 122

London cries, 130
- peculiarities and predilections, 193 Losing the way, 93
on the varying moods of the mind, 229 Lowell, 221
on laughter, 274

Luther's journey to Wittemberg, 115
turned fisherman, 283
on mysterious advertisements, 356 Man, the total depravity of, 156

on the common saying, "I quite forgot Mental culture, the first objects of, 77
it,” 427

Mexico, the valley of, 187
's evening visit, 442

-, superstition in, 364
Hungarians, origin of the, 253

-, cave of Cacahuamilpa, in, 350

Midnight sun, the, 232
IDOLATRY, 312

Mining, 457
Ignatius Loyola, 290

Montanvert, 176
Impressions, early, 96

Moon in Africa, the, 192
Indian swimming, 304

Mortality, 192
Indulgences, Romish, 17

Mosaic, manufacture of, at Rome,
Infidelity, the origin of, 192

Music of birds, the, 391
Iniquity, the pardon of, 82

as a part of religious worship, 465
Insect changes, 161

My brother, 306

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