Young Lady’s Guide to the Harmonious Development of Christian Character (Newcomb)

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Publisher:
Solid Ground Christian Books
Pages:
323
Binding:
Paperback

In what started out as a directory for the author's sister, Harvey Newcomb (1803-1865) writes so as to aid the reader in cultivating intellectual, social, moral, and religious maturity. Harvey points ladies toward developing a virtuous character, and provides practical directions for this pursuit.

Table of Contents:

  1. True Religion Progressive
  2. Doctrinal Knowledge
  3. Nature and Effects of True Religion
  4. Charity
  5. Harmony of Christian Character
  6. Reading and Study of the Bible
  7. Prayer
  8. Temptation
  9. Self-Denial
  10. Public and Social Worship, and Sabbath Employments
  11. Meditation
  12. On Health
  13. Mental Cultivation – Reading
  14. Improvement of Time – Present Obligation
  15. Christian Activity
  16. Dress
  17. Social and Relative Duties
  18. Marriage
  19. Submission – Contentment – Dependence
  20. Self-Examination 

 

Endorsement 

"A good book from the past for the needs of the present. It is a 'Teacher's Manual' by which parents may scripturally and practically guide their daughters along the path of goodness and godliness. Its principles and practices are lights along the pathway of life for young ladies who desire to become godly women for the glory of God. It should be read, studied, prayed over, and put into practice by parents, young ladies, and - yes - even young men! It should be in every home, and in the library of every young lady. It is a 'companion' book for a lifetime." - Pastor Don Scott