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A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females eBook

Harvey Newcomb
This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 262 pages of information about A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females.
1.  Faith, 126 2.  Hope, 126 3.  Charity or Love, 127 4.  Joy, 127 5.  Peace, 127 6.  Brotherly Kindness, 127 7.  Humility, 127 8.  Patience, 127 9.  Long-suffering, 128 10.  A Forgiving Temper, 128 11.  Meekness, 128 12.  Gentleness, 128 13.  Temperance, 128 14.  Virtue or Moral Courage, 128

LETTER X.

The Preservation of Health, 129

Connection of Health and Usefulness,                               129
Duty of Preserving Health,                                         130
Physiology.  Habits,                                                131
Influence of Ladies,                                               131

Rules for Preserving Health, 131

1.  Make Conscience of it,                                          131
2.  Be Cheerful,                                                    132
3.  Be Regular in your Habits,                                      133
4.  Exercise,                                                       134
Delicate Training of Young Ladies,                              135
5.  Practise frequent Ablutions,                                    135
6.  Pay Attention to the Quantity and Quality of Food,              136
Effects of bad or excessive Diet,                               137
How to glorify God in Eating and Drinking,                      138
7.  Taking Medicine,                                                139

LETTER XI.

Mental Cultivation.  Reading, 141

Object of Education,                                               141
Written Exercises,                                                 142
Discipline.  Perseverance,                                          143
Reading,                                                           144
Hints on Reading History,                                          144
Biography,                                                         147
Doctrinal and Miscellaneous Reading,                               148
Newspapers and Periodicals,                                        148
Light Reading.  English Classics,                                   150

LETTER XII.

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