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THE

JUVENILE COMPANION,

AND

SUNDAY-SCHOOL HIVE.

VOL. V. 1852.

NEW SERIES.

London:
ASSOCIATION BOOK ROOM,

T. C. JOINS, Printer, Wine Office Court, Fleet Street.

....... 260

PAGE
Adam's Peak, Ceylon

57
Advice, Good..

139

Advantages of Early Rising 48

A Father's Prayers.

325

Aged, On Showing Kindness

to the....

294

Albert and the Prince of Wales 155

Alexandrian Lighthouse... 169

American Charcoal Sketches 66

Animal Sympathy

157
Anthony's Day in Rome, St. .. 22
Ararat in 1840, Eruption of
Mount

260

Ashamed to Tell where I Live 167

Basket and Pincushion, The.. 72

Bass Rock & Tantallon Castle 85

Bible, The

129

Bible, Influence of the........ 285

Bible, The Naughty Boys of the 119

Bible, Originality of the

64
Blue Bag, The

97

Books, On.

88

Book, A Wonderful

262

Borromeo, Archbishop of Milan,
Statue of

281
Bradford Juvenile Missionary
Meeting..

71
Brief Remarks on Time

322
Candle, A Thief in the... 116
Castle, A Day at Windsor 5, 40, 100
Ceylon, Adam's Peak

57
Charcoal Sketches, American 66
Christ all in all

247

Christ, the Birth of, .

Christ to Children, Love of.... 93

Coarse Jackets, Kind Hearts

under

20

Commandment, The Fifth. 245

Companions, On.

235
Convict, Narrative of an
Escaped

229
Courtesies of Life

138
Creation, The Volume of...... 145
Cure for a passionate temper.. 330
Day of Judgment, The

44
Death-bed Scene, A

62
Delay! Why yet

26
Disobedience to Parents. 109
Document, Important State .. 151
Don't throw Stones

175

Dwelling Houses made of Ice 91

Dying Child, The Infidel and

the

18

Dying Mother, The

288

Dying Words of Wilberforce.. 279

Early Rising, Advantages of.. 48

Earnest effort to obtain In-

struction

323

Effects of strong Drink, Awful 189

....... 244

293

213

Whatmough, John

158

Mind, Training of the

111

Missionary Efforts.. 38, 39, 71, 191

Mohammedan Fountain and

Place of Prayer

29

Mother, The Dying

289

Murder and Mercy

200

Naughty Boss of the Bible 119

Nineveh, The Temple of the

141

Nothing to give ? Have you 161

Old Sarum in the Twelfth

Centnry..

253

Olive Tree. The

Overboard in the Gulph.. 192, 204

Paren's, Disobedience to...... 109

Paul at Rome, Imprisonment of 113

Pharos, The Alexandrian

Lighthouse

169

Pincushion and the Basket, The 72

POETRY.

Autumn..

252

Christmas Hymn

28

Far, far away

252

Friend in Heaven, Our 196

Hymn to Jesus, A

196

“It is Finished "

112

Kneel, little Girl, kneel 140

Man's Guilt and God's Grace 83

New Year, A Hymn for the.. 27

Pearl of Great Price, The.. 224

Poor little Brother, My 168

290

What will the end be?

...... 329

Why yet delay?...

26

Wilberforce's dying Words.... 279

Windsor Castle, A Day at 5, 40, 100
Wonderful Book, A ....

262
Worldly Riches

212
Young, Letters to the 32, 75, 88, 129,

145, 180, 217, 235, 262, 300, 315
Young Persons, A Warning to 162

Sun at ...:

..... 116

27

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THE OLIVE TREE. FREQUENT mention is made in the sacred Scriptures of Olive-trees. The Hebrew name of this tree signifies “the splendour tree.” It has this name because from its berries oil is derived, which affords a splendid light.

In the land of Judea, and the adjacent countries, in ancient times Olive-trees existed in great numbers. They were very extensively cultivated. In the southern, or warm parts of Europe, Olive-trees abound. Greece, Tuscany, Italy, Spain, and some parts of Africa, produce abundance of Olive-trees. Near to Jerusalem was the mount of Olives, which derived its name from the numerous Olive-trees which grew thereon.

We are informed by Moses, that after Noah had been floating in the ark between six and seven months, and the

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