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uring the fiege by the Pruffians. Al fion, are encamped upon its frontiers. Found the city battaries were erected It might reasonably bave been hoped ith cannon pointed at the city, to keep that the miseries of this distracted coun
in fubmiffion, whatever event might try had been now at an end. The humhappen.
ble submission of the patriots to those Kosciusko had been all the time under who had robbed them of their lit erries, surgical assistance at Ufzeylack, where it might have been expected, would have the Russians shewed every attention to disarmed them of their vengeance; but the cure of his wounds, Madame Chru. on the 20th of December, à courier arozazow, wife to the Russian General of rived from the Empress to General Count that name, who had herfelt been former- Buxhoerden, Governor of Warsaw, with ly set at liberty by the orders of Kofci- orders to arrest and send under a trong usko, was very serviceable to him by her escort to Petersburg, Count Ignatius Pium kind and perfonal asfiduities. He was tocki: the former president Zakrezewnow ordered to Petersburg, and the ef- ski; Kilinski, a revolutionary Colonel ; cort appointed to convey him thither, Kapoftes, a merchant, member of the confifted of two pulks of Cossacks, each fupreme revolutionary council, and mipulk consisting of 500 men, one of which nister of Finance ; and Lebuchewiki. formed an advance, and another a rear The same messenger brought also a letguard to his coach, having two cannons ter from the Empress to the King, incach. In the coach with Kosciusko were viting (or, as fome accounts state, per, one major and two other officers, and emptorily commanding) him to quit his between the two pulks were conducted capital, and to repair to Grodno ; and, 3oco Polish prisoners, together with their on the 7th of January 1795, his Majeis officers. It is understood that this brave ty set off in obedience to the summons. man is now confined in a fortress near What her purpose is in this meature, the Russian capital.
cannot certainly be known. There is It is not doubted that an application an appearance of cruelty, however, inhas been made from the national coun- dependent of the mortification to royal cil at Warsaw, to the Ottoman court, dignity, in thus compelling a king, worn for its interference to prevent the final out with age, and an impaired constitudiimemberment of Poland; but of the tion, to the fatigue, at this inclement feafuccess of this application there is at son, of so long a journey. But, from present no probability. On the contra- every appearance, the life of this excelry, some measures seem to have been lent man and monarch promises à fhort already taken toward that design ; for duration. The wretched state in wbich about the middle of December, the Auf- his country is involved, has deeply aftrian Captain Thel, was dispatched to fected him, and will most probably acVienna by General Suwarrow, with an celerate his departure to the tomb. account of an arrangement made by the Russian Empress of the territories of Po. A Literal Translation from the Original Greek, land. The House of Austria having gain
of all the Apoftolic Epiftles; with a Com
mentary and Notes, Philological, Criti. ed thefe poffeflions without the trouble
cal, Explanatory, and Practical. To which of fighting, appeared fo well satisfied
is added, a History of the Life of the Apostle with the difpofition, that Captain Thel,
Paul. By James Macknight, D. D. Aufor having been the bearer of the intelli
thor of a Harmony of the Gospels, &c. gence, was advanced to the rank of Ma
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THIS work opens with an ample gein order to afcirtain the line of demar- neral preface; the chief objects of which kation. The Austrian acquisitions, it is are, to state the reasons which induced rumoured, art to confit of five provin- the author to undertake a performance ces; the palatinates of Chelm, Sendo- of this fort, after the many versions of mir, Lublin, Cracow, and Haliez, fome. the scripture already published, and to times called Pokucie. One thing, how-' explain the principles on which this crer, seems to enibarrass this distribu.. translation is formed. An account is tion, which is, that the Pruflian troops here given of several ancient translations Itill remain poñelled of the palatinate of of the New Teitament, particularly the Sendomir; or, if not actually in posses
Syriae in the eat, and the Latin, or Ita- and he contends, that every translation lic, in the west. This latter version, of writings acknowledged to be inspired, which is conjectured to have been made ought to be literal ; because a free tranfin the second century, after having pal- lation can only be considered as a parafed through correction by Jerome and phrase, in which the transator gives his others, was called the Vulgate, and was- own sense of them. For this reason, he in high eftimation in the European professes to have made his new version churches. Dr M. in order to thew the of the apoftolic epifles“as literal as the necessity of a new translation, remarks, nature of the two languages would perthat moft of the subseque translators, mit, without considering what opinions, copying the Vulgate, adopted many of or systems, it might favour. We appreits errors. That this must have been the hend, that few perfons, who hall percafe with our English translators, in par- use this work with competent judgment, ticular, is proved by observing that all and with a due respect for the sacred of them, from Tindall downwards, im- writi.gs, will hesitate to acknowledge, plicitly copied Wickliffe's version, which that Dr Macknight is entitled to approwas professedly derived from the Vul- bation and applause as a faithful translagate; making scarcely any other altera- tor, a learned and able commentator, an tion than that of changing some of the ingenious essayist, and a pious divine. obfolete phrases into modern English. Our limits only permit the insertion Dr M. admits, that the Vulgate was a of a short specimen of this very valuable literal translation, faithfully made ac work. cording to the Skill of the translators; New Translation.
Commentarg. I Cor. vii. 36, 37. But if any think I Cor. vii. 36, 37. As to your question eth he acteth improperly towards his concerning fathers who have virgin daughvirgin, if he be above age unmarried, and ters : if any father is of opinion, that be aczeth fo needs to be married, so beau TOISITW) improperly towards his virgin daughter, if fbe be let him do what he inclineth ; he does above age unmarried, and so needs to be married, not fin: but he who ftandeth firm in his whether the necessity ariseth from her conheart, not having necessity, and hath science, or inclination, or her being fought power concerning his own will, and hath in marriage, let the father do what the in, determined this in his own heart, to inclination ; let fuch virgin daughter marry.
clineth: he doth not fin in complying with her keep his virgin, doth well,
But he who continuetb firmly perfuaded in bis own mind, that it is no sin in his daughter to remain unmarried, and is under no neceffity, froni her opinion, or inclination, or circumstances, to give her in marriage, and hath the direction of his own will in that affair, being a freeman and not a flave, and bath determined this in his own mind to keep bis daughter unmar. ried, agreeably to her own inclination, doch
what is preferable. I Cor. X. 19-21. What then do I af.
1 Cor. x. 19-21.
Wbat then do I affirm? firm ? that an idol is any thing? or that that an idol is a real god, contrary to what I an idol-facrifice is any thing ? No; but have always taught you ? or that an idol facrithat what the heathen facrifice, they fa- face is a sacrifice to a real divinity. I affirm neicrifice to demons, and not to God. Now tber of these; but that what facrifices the beatben I would not have you to become joint offer, tbey offer to demons, not to Gods. Now, I partakers with demons. Ye cannot drink would not have you, by eating their sacrifices, the cup of the Lord and the cup of de to become joint partakers with the votaries of des mons; ye cannot partake of the table of mons, either in their worship, their principles, the Lord and the table of demons.
their practices, or their hopes. Besides, as the worship of God consists of holy affetions and virtuous actions, but the worship of demons in debauchery, ye cannot confitently drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons : we cannot partake of the table of the Lord and the
table of demons. 1 John v. 6. This is te who came by I John v. 6. We have reason to believe
ter and blood, even Jesus the Christ: that Jesus is the Son of God. For this is be
by the water only: but by the wa who was proved to be the Son of God by bis bapa
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FOR THE YEAR M,DCC,XCVI.
Where is immortal Virtue's meed,
Th' unfading wreath of true renown,
For all the cares that wait a crown;
Remorseless Faction's harpy rage ?
triot's breast !
Was the rude bolt of malice fped,
to wound us there.
The broken ftaft that coward Malice
rear'd Shall to thy fame eternal lustre give, Inscribe on hift'ry's page thy name re
In deathless characters shall tracę,
of the state; Now strike a livelier chord—This hap
Selected from the circling year,
To celebrate a nane to Britain dear.
A bud its filken folds display.
That crown thy own ambrosial May,
Omens of Concord, and of Love,
Spoken by MR LEWIS.
lation Engrosses every subject of the nation. To serve the state Jews, Gentiles, all are
willing, And for the omnium venture their last shil
ling; Nay some subscribe their thousands to the loan, Without a single shilling of their own. Be this their Speculation, I profess To/peculate in one thing only-DRESS: Shew me your garments, Gentsand Ladies sair, I'll tell you whence you came, and who you.
FOR THE SCOTS MAGAZINE.
CALLER HERRIN. tribus fair times, whan emigration Fixs been fae rife in ilka nacion, As the cause o' reformation
haes gien a' scarrin; be frith o' Forth is now the station
o'thumpin herrin. Uke was here ne'er seen afore,
a' focks crack o' days o' yore,) its fithwives now wi' unco roar,
cnough to deave ane, Üst for a penny half a score
o' herrin livin.
an' nae be sparin,
necd try the thievin, Thş'l maist for Baething get enew
o' herrin livin.
but unco darin,
an' Innerkeithin, They will a weighty penny draw
for herrin livin. ' fie as wi' them never fash, Arbo' their table casts a dash, Ta eithly wad a gude lock cash,
thot on comparin, 7L'I think a' kickihaws are but trash
to cailer herrin. They really are o' fish the best, encef mous, they'l stand the test, Their quality to your ane taste
I'm for referrin; Nor's the time, as lang's they last,
for cailer herrin. "han ye out oure your thraple whumble A whuan o' them, lest they sud rumble Iyour wame, an' gar i: grumble,
w' fic a fairin, Jul :ak a dram, an' that'l humble
the caller herrin,
While husbands who delight in active lives,
blue, Is a return from India-things won't doThat market's up, she could not change her
name, No RAMRAM ROws nor YANGWHANGWOPPA $
• came; “ Bad Speculation, Bet, so far to roam, Black-legs go out, and jail-birds now come That stripling there, all trowsers and cravat No body, and no chin, is call'd a flat; And he beside him, in the straight cut frock Button'd before, behind a square cut dock, Is, I would bet, nor fear to be a loser, Either a man of fashion or a bruiser. A man of fastion-nothing but a quizl'll thew you what a man of breeding is. With back to chair, douch'd hat, and vulgar
flang, He charms his mistress with this fweet ha.
rangue : “ What lovely, charming Kitty-how d'yç
do? Come see my puppy ?”—No, Hirry,“ tę