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The Happiness of Cultivating a good Temper
Christianity furnishes the best Consolation under the
evils of life
Benefits to be derived from scenes of Distress
A temperate pursuit of Gain recommended
Reflections on the universal presence of the Deity
Youth the proper Season for gaining Knowledge,
and forming religious Habits
The nature of true Devotion
Virtue Man's highest Interest
IN PRAISE OF
A FATHER'S ADVICE TO HIS SON.
FIRST, my beloved child, worship and adore God, think of him, in a manner suitable to his greatness, speak of him, reverently, magnify his providence, adore his power, frequent his service, and pray to him constantly.
Next to this, love your neighbour, which is all mankind, with such tenderness and affection as you love yourself ; think how God loves all mankind, how merciful he is to them, how, tender he is of them, how carefully he preserves them; and then strive to love your fellow-creatures as God loves them.