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النشر الإلكتروني

Harton

MORAL SKETCHES

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PREVAILING
OPINIONS AND MANNERS,

FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC:

WITH

Reflections on Praper.

By HANNAH MORE.

Let us make a stand on the ancient ways, and then look about
*** uś, and discover what is the straight and right way, and walk
5 i n it.

LORD BACON on Innovation,
I know not which is the greater wonder, either that prayer,
which is a duty so easy and facile, so ready and apted to the
powers and skill and opportunities of every man, should have so
great effects, and be productive of such mighty blessings; or that
we should be so unwilling to use so easy an instrument of pro-
ducing so much good.

BISHOP JEREMY TAYLOR.

The Second Edition.

LONDON:
PRINTED FOR T. CADELL AND W. DAVIES,

IN THE STRAND.

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PREFACE

It is with the sincerest satisfaction, and the most lively gratitude to God, that, the writer of these pages is enabled to bear her feeble but heartfelt testimony, to the progress which religion has made, and is making, amongst us, especially in the higher, and even the highest, ranks of society.

At a period, therefore, abounding and advancing in almost every kind of reli. gious improvement, she may be thought by those who would be looking for con, gratulation rather than caution, to have imposed on herself an invidious task, in choosing to dwell less on the triumphs of

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