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LOXDOI: PRINTED BY W. RIDER AXD SOX,

BARTHOLOMEW CLO9X,

CONTENTS.

ACTS OF THE APOSTLES.

CHAP.

Mount Olivet; Legends of Mary's Ascension ; A Traitor's Death

1-3

11. Scene at Pentecost; Pillars of Smoke; Sepulchre of David ; Progress of Con-

viction ; Way of Repentance ; Agape ; Singleness of Heart

3-7

II. Gate Beautiful ; Beggars laid at Gates ; Doing the Good we can; Everlast.

ing Name; Through Ignorance ; Sins Blotted Out ; Times of Restitution. 7-II

IV, Captain of the Temple ; Annas ; John ; None other Name; Boldness for the

Right; God the Supreme Authority ; Talking about Jesus; All Things

Common

12-17

v. Conduct of Ananias; Covetousness; Hypocrisy and Lying; Instruments used

in Miracles ; Giving up all for Christ; Sedition of Theudas..

18-21

vi. Disinterestedness of the Apostles ; Seven Deacons; The Angel-face

22-23

vii. God's Deliverence; Preservation of Moses; Legends of Moses in Egypt;

Moses' Revelation; Star of Rennphan; Death by Stoning; Stephen's

Prayer

VIII. Saul at Stephen's Death ; Persecution Overruled for Good : Spreading the

Glad Tidings; Road from Gaza to Jerusalem ; Reading Aloud ; Reading

and Understanding; Preaching ; Azotus

29-34

IX. Breathing out Threatenings; Letters to Damascus ; Damascus ; Streets and

Gates of Damascus; Present Condition of Damascus ; Place of Paul's

Conversion ; Folly of Opposing Christ; Absorbing Sorrow for Sin; “He

Prayeth ;" Street called Straight; Paul's Escape from Damascus ;

Houses Overhanging the Wall; Hatred to the Truth; “Word Edify”.

x. Italian Band; Joppa ; House of Şimon the Tanner ; Eastern House-top ;

Travelling in Companies ; Prophetic Testimony to Christ ...

49-55

xi. Saved by Words ; Antioch in Syria; Name "Christians;" Give according to

your Ability

55-57

XII. Prayer Unceasing ; Sleeping in Prison : Ancient Gates and their Fastenings

Peter's Night Visit to Mary's House; Herod in Royal Apparel

57-60

xm. Kindness of Governors in Roman Provinces ; Names Saul and Paul; Blind.

ness of Elymas ; Pearls from Great Depths ; Computation of St. ul 61-64

xiv. The Lycaonians; Mercurius; Garlands on Festive Occasions ; Replies to

Flattery...

64-66

xv. James the Lord's Brother; Meats offered to Idols ; Sharp Contention

66-67

xvi. Phrygia and Galatia ; Mutual Help; Philippi ; Religious Worship in Pro-

seuchæ; Lydia ; Purple Dye; Receiving the Word ; Spirit of Divina-

tion; Public Beatings; Fastern Prisons ; Stocks; Joy in Prison; Re-

ligious Influence of Hymns; Earthquake at Philippi í Bands loose by

the Earthquake; Suicide Prevented; Faith in Christ ; Rights of Roman

Citizens ...

68--80

XVII. Amphipolis and Apollonia ; Thessalonica ; Lewd Fellows; Uproar in Thessa:

lonica ; Search the Scriptures; Athens; Epicuræans and Stoics ; Mars'

Hill at Athens; Too Superstitious; Athenian Idolatry; Infidelity Con-

founded; Heathen God-seekers; After Death the Judgment

XVIII. City of Corinth; Learning Trades among the Jews; Tent Making ; Keeping

Vows

94-97

xix. Town of Ephesus; Eastern Handkerchiefs ; Black Art ; Giving up Hin-

drances to Piety; Temple of Diana ; Diana of the Ephesians ; Shrines for
Diana ; Ancient Theatres ; Paul's Peril at Ephesus; Temple-keeper of
Diana

97-III

xx. Breaking Bread ; Eastern Lamps ; Eastern Upper Rooms and Lofts ; House

to House Visiting ; Ready to Die for Christ; Sad Partings

III-116

xxi. Rhodes; Ptolemais; Christian Resignation; Eastern Travelling; Misrepre-

sentations ; Tarsus in Cilicia

117-123

XXII. Jewish Schools ; Gamaliel ; Throwing up Dust; Binding with Thongs 124-126

XXII. A Good Conscience; Smiting on the Mouth; Ananias a Deputy High Priest ;

Antipatris

126-128

xxiv. Roman Pleaders; Most Noble Felix ; Resurrection of the Dead ; Drusilla ;

Folly of Delay...

129-131

xxv. Agrippa and Bernice

131

XXVI. Sincerity in a Bad Cause; Enthusiasm Misunderstood ; Almost Christians ;

Paul's Bonds

132-133

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