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JUVENILE COMPANION,

AND

SUNDAY-SCHOOL HIVE.

VOL III. 1850.

NEW SERIES.

London:
ASSOCIATION BOOK ROOM,
5, HORSESHOE COURT, LUDGATE HILL.

T. C. JOINS, WINE OFFICE COURT, FLEET STREET.

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Alesarish Castle: Colo Sinful

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Abraham. The Early Life of 155

Alexander the Great and the

Jewish Sages.............. 172

Alnwick Castle..............

Amusements in Colours .... 139

Amusemente, Avoid Sinful ,. 217

Anecdote of Apparitions .... 329

Anecdotes of Charles XII. ..

Arab and His Horse, An .... 41

Athanasius, Martyrdom of .. 188

Bear, Ilard Fight with a Polar 293
Beauty ....

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Bible in my Trunk..

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Bible, Burning &....

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Bible, Read Your .....

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Bible, the Holy

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Biblical Facts, Curious......

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Birds and Insects, Winter

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Blanket, Origin of the Word

Blind and Deaf Girl and Her

Bible .................... 191

Boy's Effort to get Learning, A 23
Brothers and Sisters, Duties of 297
Brother and Sister United in
Death .................... 283

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Carcassone and the Albigenses,

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Glass Manufactory, A ...... 197

Gypsies ...................:

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Hampden House and Church 281

Helena, Island of Saint

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Heriot's Hospital..

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Locke, The Birthplace of John 141
Tynemouth

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Dar's Three Rules, The ....

Decision, Religious....

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Destruction of the Inquisition

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Divinity of Christ ........ 126
Dog, Attachment of a.....

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Dog, Sagacity and Affection 13
Duties of Brothers and Sisters 297
Efects of Cruelty, Sad ...... 82 |

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Improvement, Mental 52, 104, 160
Indian's Gift to Christ, An ..
Indian, and the Quarter of a
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Industry, Advantages of .... 218

Inquisition in Spain, Destruc.

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Jews, A Feast of the ........

Jewish Sages and Alexander

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Jerusalem, Daily Service in

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Judea, A Scene in .......... 72

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Washington turned Physician 181

Weasel, Daring and Ferocity

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Wisest, Crowning the......... 66
World we Live in, The ...... 127
Worsted, Origin of the Word 277

Young Man, Letter Addressed

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For many ages the Papal or Roman Church has, whenever it has possessed power, been guilty of the most horrid and perfidious cruelties towards those who have refused to acknowledge its supreme authority. Among others who have had to endure the horrible atrocities of the Roman Church, the Albigenses, of the south of France, are specially noticed by historians; and with their sufferings the history of Carcassonne, in the south of France, is connected.

This town is in a direct line about 390 miles south from Paris; but is a much greater distance therefrom by the road. It was formerly under the rule of the Count of Beziers; but was, in the thirteenth century, ceded to Louis the IX., king of France.

Carcassonne stands on the banks of the river Aude. On one side stands the old town, which is surrounded by walls,

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