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HISTORY

OF THE

FAIRCHILD FAMILY;

OR, THE

Child's go anual:

BEING A

COLLECTION OF STORIES

CALCULATED TO SHEW

THE IMPORTANCE AND EFFECTS OF A

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION.

BY

MRS. SHERWOOD,

STORIES

AUTHOR OF LITTLE HENRY AND HIS BEARER,

ON THE CHURCH CATECHISM,&c. &c.

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PRINTED FOR J. HATCHARD AND SON, 187, PICCADILLY;

AND SOLD
BY F. HOULSTON AND SON, WELLINGTON.

1822.

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CONTENTS.

Page

Story on the secret Sins of the Heart

84

Lucy Fairchild's Journal

89

Confession of the exceeding Vileness of our Hearts .......... 90

Hymu XI...

91

Story on Ambitiou, or the Wish to be Great

92

Prayer against the Wish to be Great

107

Hymn XII.

108

On the Fourth Commandment; or, A Sunday at Mr.

Fairchild's .....

........ 109

Prayer for Assistance in keeping the Sabbath Day holy ...... 113

Hymn XIII.......

114

The All-seeing God ...

115

Prayer for Mindfulness of the Omniscience of God

123

Hymn XIV.

124

Emily's Recovery; or, A Visit to Mrs. Goodriche. 125

A Prayer in Praise of God

130

Hyma XV. ......

131

Second Day at Mrs. Goodriche's; with the Old Story

of Mrs. Howard: the Subject, Guod Manners

a Christian Virtue

132

A Prayer for Christian Courtesy:

Hymu XVI...

14+

Ou Death

145

Prayer for a happy Death

151

Hymno XVII,

153

Fatal Effects of Disobedience to Parents

153

A Prayer against the Sin of Disobedience to Parents........... 100

Ilyma XVIII.

................................ 161

The Three Books

161

The Story of the covetous Woman, in Henry Fairchild's Book., : 106

Prayer against Covetousness .............................. 176

Ilymo XIX.

......................... 177

The Story in Emily's Book: Ou Faith to be exercised

in the common Concerns of Life

:.... 177

The History of the Orphan Boy whose Mother had Paith in

God's Promises

178

A Prayer for Faith ........

19.3

Hymo XX. soovid

194

The Story in Lucy's Book

194

The Account of a little Boy, who, through God's Grace, turned

his Parents to Righteousness ........ ................., 396

A Prayer to be used in Time of Temptation

211

Hymn XXI.......

219

Second Part of the Story iv Lucy's Book .......... 212

A Prayer to be used by a Child for unbelieving and ungodly

Friends and Relations irrisoid.......1

230

Hymg XXII. .........nuose

231

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