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jaOzi MARUM AN CATD zI m -- ll -.
EsW oaBLEANS, SUNDAY. DUOEMUEs t7. 1566.
S BY- M. A. OE?.L. d
Christmas! The day ~r days God mani
fested! God in the flesh I Christ, the reStorer,
the repairer I who is to bvrero le- the enemy,
and bid us live in Him, as He Tod I Christ
mias ! It is a day of joy I Hayew!e thought of
this ? It is Christ born to overeome the world,
the flesh au~l the devil. Shall we celebraof it
with bacchanalian orgies, ostentatious displays,
and profane amusements I That were scaregly
in the spirit of the festival.
' Christmas! It is thddaly of three Maeses, to
lionor the three births of Christ : the first, the
eternal generation of the Son .in the bosom of
His Father the second, the birth of that same
Son on eartih, the veritable and outward mani
festatiou of,God, Emmanuel, God with us, hav
ing taken flesh of avirgin; and the third, to
signify the birth of God in our souls, to render
us dirine, ~ons of God by adoption, co-heirs fith
Christ; our brother of the eternal kingdom of
truth, beauty justice, happiness and love.
We are divorced from this by nature; none
can look round the world without-realizing
that facf even too forcibly. But the Restorer
comes. We will hail with gratitude and joy,
and zealously endeavor to comprehend His.
views in our regard to co-operate with them.
First, then, who is this restorer who comes to
us i Tertullian shall furnish us with the an
swer: " God," said he, "' was alone before the
creation of the world, because there was noth
ing outside of .11m; but in Him was His wis
dom, his re:ison, and Ilis interior word; which
were then produced outside, and became His
exterior word. " * " This exterior utter
ance is termed generation, by which Ged said:
'Let there be lightl' without prejudice to the
eternity of the interior Word which is wisdom.
" It is," says he, " this Word, whi'eh, I say, is
a persop, aunl to which-I attribute the name of
Son; and acknowledging Him for tleSon I
maintain that-He is the second after the'Father.
PHe was always In the Father, and iits be~l ifo
duedl by hlint,. ,ithoflt ever being separated
fron him. lie was pioduced from Him as a
plant from its root, the- river from its source,
the ray frotU the sun. I decl re, tlbn, that I
name the two-God and His Word; the Fathler
and His don ;and tie third, after C'td aid His
Sou, who is the Spirit. *i l, glwdys the
rule which I laid down; Lt e'PlitFier, the
Son and the Spirit' are insepar ble from each
other. When I-say that the Father is 'other
than the Son and the Holy Spirit, I say so from
necessity, not to mark diversity but order; not
to mark division but distinction; die is other
in person, not in substance.
"He who begets is other than theune who is
begotten. He who sends is distinct from Him
wl:o is sent. He who is made is other than lie
who m:akes. The Lord Himself has used this
word other, in the person of -the- Paraclete,
when lie says, 'I will pray muy Father; and He
will send you another comforter.'
"Never will the name of two Gods and of
two Lords proceed from ,mr month: not hut
that the Father is God, and the Son God, and
the loly Ghost God; but because the Son is
called Gtodl only from His union with the Fa
thier, I will, in order not to scandalize the GO
tiles, imitate the example of the Apostle, and
if I have to name the Father aind the Son
together, I will call the Father God, and the
Son our Lgrd Jesus Christ. But when I unmet
Jesus Christ alone, I many call Hlim God.
"\Vhen the Scripture says there is but one
God, it is n i.st the pagans, who admit a maul
titudolof false gods; or against heretics, who
also create idols by their wordls; that is to say,
those who admit several principles, as Marcion
and the like. To show the unity of substance,
not the singleness of person, lie says, I am in
the Father, not, I amn the Father. When he
says, I and the Father are one, lie does not say
(1) nam, but (we) are. lie does not say untus in
the masculine, but saunan in the neuter."
It is then clear that when the \ord of God
took Ileshl, it was (od indwellThrg that came
amulongst us, to dwell with us, and in us, that
" we may be one with Ilitm as Tie is one with
the Father." The Word of God. was begotten
of the Eternal Father, that Hie might be born,
first, visibly in the world; secondly, invisibly
in mur hearts, to render us diriunc-to fepair our
loss, restore us to our lost position; but " the
Kingdom of God," that kingdomn to which all
aspire, "is within youn" saith the Lord, there
fore it is within us that we mnust celebrate
Christmas. "Glory to God on high. Peace on
earth to men of good will," sung the angels.
Let us have the good will, then, which alone
can claim the peace. "Rejoice evermore and
exceedingly' but see you for what you rejoice;
it is the coming of the Lord to restore harmony,
peace and love. To give man grace to regain
that divinity of adoption which he lost by his
fall, his lifein human- form isto be the preach
ing to our souls, as full of wondrous teaching
as-when hereafter the divine love flows from
His lips. Behold Him who is to redeem the sin
of Adam I A child laid in a manger, suffering
cold and hunger, warmed by the beath of the
fox and the ass, His creatures. This is the les
son of God to man, also His-ereature; to man
intent on worldly gain, making a merit of pro
curing worldly comfort, saying to his neighbor,
"We must perforce conform to the advance
ment of the age; we must belong to times in
which we live i" There is your God, vain man,
on earth; and He is, even in human descent,
of royal blood; one heralded by angels, who
were at all times at His bidding. See how He
conformed to the spirit of the age, to the ne
cessities of the times! IHad a man been com
missionled to save mankind, (which were, how=
ever, impossible, but for the sake of hypothe
sis,hJiad oLne of our modern reasoners, with the
menus possessed by our Lord as Ile lay in the
manger at his control, been intment on diffnsing
tfsth, h:e would have deemed it necessary for
the "tiu.tas," that great age of Agnustan learn
inug, of iumperial angnitficence, of splendor and
luxury, to make an imnlcmense display of intel
lect, power and afflttunence, in order, as we so
often hear it-said, to gain a respectable posi
tion, that we may do more gool. Iuman i
tellect, deluded by this idea, might have sought
to traverse the world with the clouds for a
chariot, attended by angels, borne up by the
spirits of the blest, would not all men then
have believed f The question has been asked
more than once by the scoffer; for exterior
means are ever tile first object in hiuiman calcu
lations, when they are intent o pn tgres, oeven
sprutilta progress.
lBut Christmas teaches another lesson. The
Word of God whichl fr:muicd the ulniverse, which
tiught the st;rs thiiir orbits :and calledl the an
gels into, ihin.g, drigns to show Itis childrei
ul:ns! Ilis fallen clllltren of men--the way to
red,'p,,tion. lie was lhereaftCer to preach, to
'woirk i,,ri':tcl's "nd1 to die; amid his life wasI to
be a uetlllltuetl:llary oUn Ilis own word alld act.:
"Exiept e bet.Iicome as little chiltdrel ye shmill
not ntr iiito thu. kiingdoum of lteaven." 'iih-.re
lie like, thie tru-ne 1.y1l of such childhood as hi.
recollulluuienls; ;a little babeo blpendent on a
iither'a ca:reu,ol :a Iiioter'"s tenderness, lookilig
utp to ltiean withl tlhat reverential affecti:n
alhieh cnsures obedielnc to their will. Tihe
Ihea:rt is Iot reformedl by outward show, the
tllouueta.s of nigel- who nighlt have been in
visible atteuidance on limia, as thoewere in in
-t he
wouldnot
man and do bai#
ore than belief io
isa link with Divi 'wit i
thatviiy, loss of which in tli
soul eonstitutes the all. Faith isea
man emfasion salla as -above- mer.
power. "edt atesp x _Ibsa
rarms, assa ý :>
evidence of things not seen.
The bibstance ~f intellectual 'Uias with
God,"- the Linternal evidene ~ soreo ari in
the conviction it, brings t evidence oitr
senss. can procu, the s1~irit t4iees wirhch
all men feel but Whieh u wlhiih'se not Paith
in the true and living God either efli- as they
advance in life.o or pervert to- gross and' often
times impious idolatry aid suoiersittiousob
servances, are in Faith directed to their true
object, and find therein their legitimate enjoy
ment. Enjoyment Is that a word to be ap.
plied to-.religion t you ask. Gentlp reader;
worshiper at the shrine of the Nativftyi adorer
at .Bhlehenb yes; enjoyment, real, -true. and
positt ; the only enjoyment that brings no
after reaction consists in the restoration of the
soul to its pristine harmonies. in the. bosom of
its God. For this that babe lies therein that
manger. -For this the angels sang those sera
phic strains, "Glory to God on high, and on
earth peace to men of good will." To be as
sured of this, the pious but lowly shepherds
left thef t fld k; rain aogtht ini!Pam'theI
blessing the B c gould givilq after the siee4t
smile withpwhlichj hi greadeed Mary.and.T
-sep-. - r/
- Shall nob'e toe le e onr ýiocks, those 'aln
distractions of an uneisy world, those foolish
lessons of a compromslddg age f Shall we too
not seek the true blessing of the infant Saviour,
the blessing of a child-like spirit, which goes
straight to its object, and asks its father, with
the confidence of an affectionato child, to be
restored to those spiritual privileges which we
have lost, but which can alone mtake us happy,
can alone-remake us His children .
DOlE8TIC CATHOLIC INTELTGRNECE.
DIocESE. oF NEW YoxK.--Misions by lis
Fraseiensa.--Rov. Fathbi' Francis, O.8.P. as
sisted by Fathers Lee, 1fr, Edwards, and- Eh
ge:ne, have rebyutly been- giving a Mission at
New Brnswick, N. J., where somei four thou
sand personsIpproached the holy sacraments.-
FSrceman's Jqurn,aL
A correspondent of the Freeran's . Joasel,
writing from Iowa, says:
Last year's Catholic Directory shows four
churches built in Iowa, and .twelve in'the
course of erection. Churches alreadjy built, 90;
chapels, 10; stations, 40; convents or commu
nitiesof women, 10; priests 72; Catholic popu
lation, 150,000. The incessant labors of our
worthy Bishtop, his constant solicitude in pro
curing laborers for the destitute of hiefvie
yard, bespeak him the vigilant and faithful
guardian of this great and extensive diocese.
The Rev. P. J. R. Murphy, plistor of Waverly,
Iowa, dedicated two new churches lately; one
on Thanksgiving Day, the other on the follow
ing Sunday, November 29. The church in Wa
verly is a flue, substantial brick edifice, simple
in architecture, but cmnmaodious. The style of
architecture is Roman. It commands one of
the most lovely views of Waverly and vicinity;
seated on an eminence, it can be seen for miles
on every side. This edifice is a telling and will
be a lasting monument to the untiring energy
and zeal of its worthy pastor. Three days pre
vIous this same clergyman dedicated a neat
and beautifully finished church in Waterloo.
The labors of this zealous priest do not end
here, for he has three other churches in a state
of progress, and the foundation of three more
laid on the firm and solid rock, raised byardent
piety and unwavering faith. Three other
churches in the adjoining parishes have been
built recently, and several under Way tell for
themselves the real state of Catholicity. The
ranks of the priesthood have been greatly in
creased, a Catholic population is pouring rap
idly in, and in a few years hence the infidel
spirit of this State will be uprooted and scat
tered before the torrent of that faith which
prejudice cannot check, and which time cihano'
stem, but which rolls on in volunme and strength,
for on its crest it proudly bears the stamp of
the Eternal.
Another correspondent, writing from Titps
ville, says the Jesuit Fathers Smaiins anild
Bondreaux recently gave a Mission there
Seven converts, one of whoin was a deacon in
the Presbyterian church, together with a much
larger number of prodigal children, making al
together over one thousand communions, were
the immediate fruits of their labors.
DIOCESE, O HARRISBURO. - Drumore. - On
Sunday, the 6th inst., Rt. Rev. Bishop Shana
han visited St. Catharine's church, Drumore,
Lancaster county, and administered the Sacra
ment of Confirmation to a large number of
children, and to a few adults.-Cath. Standard.
DIncESE OF CINCIlrATI.-Thursday, 10th
inst., the truly beautiful new Church of the
Immaculate Conception, built by the Sisters of
Notre Dame, on the mount near their convent,
at Reading, was solemnly consecrated by the
Most Rev. Archbishop Purcell, in strict con
formity with the prescriptions of, the IRoman
Pontifical. The church cost $50,000.-Catholic
Telegraph. .5,.. -
DIocESE OF PITrrsBUn.-On Monday even
ing, the 14th, the Rt. Rev. Bishop Domenec de
livered a lecture at Newcastle to a very atten
tive audience, composed chiefly of Protestants,
aid oil Tuesday be confirmed about ninety per
sons, some of whom were converts.
DIOCESE OF. IIAnTFORD..i-Reigios P'rofe/sron.
At the Convent of Mercy, Manchester, N. II.,
on Thursday. the 3d inst., th feiast of St. Flran
clii Xhvier, Miss Lucy Vheeler, in religion Sis
ter Mary Josephine Xavier; Miss Mary Anie
Whelan, Sister Mary Pauline Xavier; and Mise
Julia Delany, in religion Sister Mary Monicae
pronounced their religions vows and received
the Black Veil from the lit. Rev. Dr. Bacon.
DIOCsmE OF HARTPiORD.-The Rev. William
O'Reilly, pastor of St. Mary's Church, Newport,
and Vicar General of the Diocese of Hlartford,
died suddenly on the 21st.
. DIOCESE or ST. PAUL.-The Church at Shnko
pee waidedicated last Tuesday week, with cer
emonies most fitting to the occlasion; RIighl
Rh:v. Bislhopl Grace oiliciating.
Religious Rteptlo, d '.of:ion a f unat St. J.loseph'
Conreht, St. P'aul.-On the norning of Dece.
ber ith, the Festival of the Immaculate Con
ception, the fol lowing young ladies received the
h:bit, Very IRev. F;tther Ravoii olliciating:
Miss lebecca Egan, in religion _ister Mary 1of
thie Sacred Heart, Miss Annlla Dorsay, in reli
gina Sist,-r Mary Iuoiauhlate Miss Maria Cid
Ldy, in religion u Sistcer Mary Tihomas of Jesus
Miss Fliza lrehntd, in r(eligion Sister St. Johnm1
Thc fnllhwiig novices nadel tlheir vows: Sistei
Mary Angela, in the world Alieo Hipples; Sis
ter Mary Celestia, in the world Mary Prender.
ast ; Sister Mary Helena, in the world ioniorni
liggins; Sister St. Theresa, in thIe world Mar1
Meagher.-orthwecstern Chronicle..
ene of the
rs er formsi e steps
taken by the ereatorneralof La Trappe
. obtain a restitution of this ancient Clster.
cla a foundation to its.present owners, and the.
euesees the Pere Regib met with.. Given by the
Pope Innocent IL to St. Bernard himself, who
resided here with a company of Clairvanx
.monks whenever he came to Rome,- it seems
never to have prospered since, after the great
resolution it passed out of Cistercian hands.
It requiired indeed the spirit of abnegation of
that ansterest order to settle In each a spot,
and to battle with. fever, in its most fatal
forma, from every inch of ground which God's
honmr-and mantrgood required to be woifrom
the desolate Ostian marshes.
Ills Holiness arrived early it-the day, and
was -ccompanied by his nephew, Cardinal
MillepiF-trrete;. by Crdinal' Anttoneli, and
the Abbots"-of LTrappe and-Aiaebellee and
the Pee Rels He was received at the door
by the Alb ofTre Foutane, and alighted at.
the Church of.Sta. Maria di Scala Cmli famous
for the vision of St..3ornard regiarhing the
souls in ergatory, which took placebher. M.
de Mannigny, a pious. Frenoh Catholic,- and
seveeirq devonut persoas of -yona, have con
triabtd.alar#e'lfit to thle restoration o~tl.,
Church, aI* l qpe; 'as most ~gene sly
aid iout oores f the i
e m. Ir.fPa rll sicthe Co ip
JiuA, rd0ýeoes M. Mausny in hh c
The Pope tet ted th barh of tewo,
andi Anastasiiesi, ere a are ththree foudtains
which give this ainae to 'the abbey, and whose
miraculous rise andgraulation of heat mark the
spot where the head of St. Paul fell on his
martyrdom and rebounded twieq~- The crowd
became so great and so eager to see the abbey,
which the Pope was just entering, that, turn
ing to the Father Abbot on the threshold, he
oileredithe oloiir to be raiied, dirmiteited
all who choee to enter with him, and there, in
the i.ý ctqry, ; whgre a collation ba~ been pre
pared iiorm:in kiapted an andic ,65 Wl IWo
wisied for it, and returned to Rome shortly
after midday. -- -
tmglr o nfbrvheErissentt dasealel-. h
sttings of .te aougregittione for- the Retameai
cal+Coueiiirelnmed theit works-on'the;al3tht
November. To prevent lalse reports bjeierne
-ng their proeeediags,; *hi h. are; goeearily
kept secret, the l. cll t.CeUplca ls. been,as;
tioriztd tr give asecount of'sucho pbrtiions otf9
work before the Council as I 1i adJvisq t
present to the Christian world beore'the t
inug. A blilletinlof the w'orks of the Cfn~i
gatloni will therefore-appear in its bi-monthly
isaer, and will have ai semi-oficiaLceharacter.
London tWeokly4 egistecr.
Roame , Nov. 19.-The'Marquis de Bannevilie
is showing himself pot only a v ry active but a
good diplomatist, lie has just-passed into the
treasury-of the Pope 3,00,000 francs in gold on
aoomunt of th2 pontifical claims on Italy. - At
the samne time the.financial arrangement with
the Italian Government, which has given such
oflence in France and Belgium, proves to bhe
attractive to the Italian bondholders, and the
applications from every part of the peninsula
to exchange the old titres for the new pontifi
cal consolites are numerous. This invest-nent
offers the Italian holder indeed special advan
tages, since the dividends are exempt from the
income tax, while their paymint is secured in
specie under the convention concluded with
France. Another step toward better relations
between the two governments has been taken
by Coiu Menabren, in appointing, like Eng
land, asnunaccredited envoy at Rome, holding
a position which is -acknowledged without
beuing publicly recognized; The post has been
entrustef to Count Fe d'Ostiano, who is now
here, and who will move to and fro, sometimes
residing in Florence and sometimes in the
Eternal City. The Count is received by Car
dinal Antonelli as a private person, but treated
as the representative of Italy. He is regarded
with no friendly eye by the Marquis de Banne
ville, who wishes all concessions to be made
.through himself, and, indeed, considers a direct
understanding between Italy and the Pope qub
versive of French interests. A few diys ago
the Count came to Rome from Freschti, and
had an interview with Cardinal Antonelli, from'
whom he demanded the surrender to Italy of
the little Church of Dcl Indario, which has be
longed to the House of Savoy. Cardinal Au
tonelli engaged tomake inquiry into the claim,
and give it consideration; but his good inten
tions are not likely to have effect, for the inci
dent was instantly reported to thlMarquis of
Banneville,%-nd within a couple of hours this
functionary arrived at the Vatican to exact the
surrender of the church to France. The Mat
qunis declared that the edifice was an annexe of
the Duchy of Savoy, and belonged to the-Em
peror, though neither the Emperor nor himself
was aware of its existence until that morning.
There is everyprobability that the claim will
be allowed; but is it good policy for France to
battle with Italy for such a trifle -Pall Mall
Gazette.
GERuSIAY.-A strong Catholic movement is
setting in in Germany, and Count Blom, chief
of the Middle Verion, is now in Rome. M. Wil.
dir von Zetteles, the brother of the Bishop of
Mayence, has collected 27,000f. for the Gerrman
club and library for the- Pontifical soldiers of
that nation, and the ladies of Padderborn have
added 11,000 f. they have raised by Means of a
lottery. Six poor parishes of Saxony, inhabit
ed by the " Wends," -have subscribed 1000
thalers to the Papal deftence feud, and the
Archbishop of Cimbray sends :1.,000f. from one
of his diocesans. The diocese already main
tainus two entire companies of 100 meni each in
the Zouaves.
The Consistory for the creation of Cardinala
will be held next March. The Pope will then
confer the purple on ten prelates at once, thus
filling all the vcanqcies in the Sacred College,
which he desires to see complete for the Ecn
menical Council. On this occasion the Pope
will restore the Roman Catholic hierarchy of
Scotland. establishing a Primate at Glasgow,
and confer the Cardihal's hat on Archbishop
Manning.
PRwrESTANT PnHLA~NTMOPY-Bibles Instesad of
Bread for the Star-iig 1'eople of Madrid-From
aprivate letter just r mceived fron Madrid we
take the liberty of extracting the following :
The eolporteurs of London are distributing
lil,-s to the populace of Madrid, who are look
ing for a day's work, the price of a package of
.-ig:riitas or a loaf. The poor fellows know very
little about Bible reading, but they do know
how to sell them for tobacco.
A Slpaniard may be a revolutionist, a thief
or a mirdercr, buit he will never be anytlhing
1,ut : Christian. A Protestantisnot a Christins
in his ecstimattioi. lie would cat fire or drink
Iiling oil before he',l I anytlhinug but a C:th -
.lie. As a rule, the Rcgularsatrb enot likid, the
Scellars are. The Bible venders are having a
goodtime, and enjoy our sunny skies.
-Every one, except, of course, the nobilityt
are determiued to have a reiublic.
A number of churche of the monks nre
comning down by order p4the Junta.-Clatholidc
Telegraph.
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tudies s will be Resumed em ltast of August.
The-v araio e. ar eetumed eoniiisass tahls eel
oges find here atpweopratee pleas in aysatiein ac
educaption eutablialed sxsedsancdudaotsdvane the
most approved plear npd with a 4vtislssi e mamm.
lsort h the whitst g a s.g , el, '
swlmwtef thegre mru rsa e s sthe college,
a-thoroyeh gradgied torah thpaoie p alrgqiutrs mera
fmotioarheget emculation, msoul ta dvancementS
making a s ro pleasure and osucce s" cetlnty. -0
T. Aher Ol'i O f e purlled i.te collegn e is
dUlfd intaib, edeS r pre.lsy. interme
d aur bdegiLT . hee..Is, •eai •sT eluSively
cat .mn It oornthtorn ndentsao~w b4ag~nso thavieg.
di.,att t t. y goo"rle Im;h te o ollegiote
course.
PFor fnrther particulars, termu, ot, apjy at the col
legs. corner of Poeyfarre and FoPuchr stree.' aug 30
A C H OL THE ASISZES OP S'. JOSEPH
ANEW ORLETANS, LONEAR ISIT. LOUI.
SAt th Ir-Thutioa airetaught nsll brncheson that enter
into ta quie educ heaton of a tho, on t suoombrhedofthng
uat, afo t sherad guardians of their success ies he
-t. saie ons ge.awrded byo the ltpu blnto their ef
f ortshe "
or the ihealth of ithe ppolithe site of U Indtituation
ist, for theari -both rpe iots r le psoi, ital ar s
eore tepreo s iurr ding oeunthe . -ra e t te
A ll lazthe pi arees ton siained toul eitud r irar nthe
Sotand ght are yf i ricit adnti ai toth1 *
estudy.In mindckn ethey ar e os and abor tede
h cuseltn atio rt arol ten eagua i iniiO nr TeU
pu iwshe of edietio s i m bsrs the merit in li
tht can adorn the moreal aned reul tyn cl urse ata i
pup ,tie dldet by ,4.?ip garpa lieof ibso
Pareul or ga dliansaonerblmlineaf the Lissiasa,
desirous ot"ýs idingtheir childeesner wards Ite loo
ddbt wllttandth isty and n omortaleu ode of convey
aule on say ~t tho safe and oent steamers that pl
hetween St. Louis mud New Orleana,
ietters ayidresod t o the lrectresa of St: J iosept.
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Cornero, laimprt and Congress streets Third District,
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA.
Pnosrcrvas -Thlis magnificent Institatlion is situated
in a quiet and healthy locality, on the shuburbe of the
city and at a abort distance from thrver. It is very
commudolus, thoroughly vcntiiatel, and uatrds all those
oadant ad s hich contribute to the health sad security
of its inmau1..
RMORAL AND RELIGIOUS EDUCATION:
The aim of the Iustitutoa being to ft young ladies,
by a course of nstruction, ntellectual, moral, and reli.
loon, ei s, for heir respective poetis n socil life, care is
taken to'male for this purpose the most efcient teacrh.
era. The most unremitting parns are also taken to
secure the preservation of mq.. al by a vigilant bet
aternal superintendene of the pupils, at altimes and
in all places. They are trained to habits of order, neat
ness, aid clesalines; while strict attention is paid to
the cultivation of polite and engaging manners. The
public worship of the Instittiton is the Roman Catholic
religion. Pupile of other denoinaitones are admntto
ut, for the sake of order nd regularity, all are
to attend the erise and conform to the ruies of ohe
Institution
PIIYSICAL EDUCATION:
To secure and preserve the health o *the pupils, the
Sisters pay partieularattention to the quality of the diet
assuring' themselvee that it is both wholesome and
nutritious;, while abondano leaves no room fur those
murmnurs and discontents so n.rl t yoyuth. The hours
of rerlaxation sare so distribouted that neither mind nor
body should sueer from too continuesd an application to
stuardy. In sickness, they are constantly attended by
one of the SLsters, sail when necessary- tb byaaiau is
in emmeduiater attenind toWhen possible, timely notice
is givren to parents and guardian.
The system of education embraces the French and
English languages. The branoes of the ure are I
Reading, Wrioting, French nd ndis Grammar
Arithmetie, Ancient and Modern Geography, a ses
the Globes, Prese and Poetical Compoti History
Ancient snd Modern, Sacred ndP efe-Crlt
French sod Englisrh literature, nthe o Otober.
Natural Philoeophy Cherlstay Astroinomy, Botanyr
Bookakeeping, uls atbeatise o-e. Mesl, , Drawing,
fPlain aind Oramential Neediswork, Tapestry, Emberid
era, Artificial Flowers, etc,
TXRMS-PATMIZ4TS TO BE MADE QUARTERLY,
LN ADVANCE :
Board and Tuition in French and rEnglish, per
month ..................................10 00
Fee porquarter 00 00
Entrance Fee for the first year only............. 10 00
EXTRA CHIAlGES :
Music on the Piano, per quarter.................3 0 00
Vocal Music ............... 10 00
Use of Piano . .........S...... goo
Stationery ................. 5 00
Washing ......... .. 19 00
Tastr and mbFroridery .................. 300d
Drawing ..... 1900
Painting Ore.. n..1
Baths for the summer season......................aM 00
Books for the course may he supplied by the parents
or guardians, or procured at the Institution at moderate
prices. Quarterly examinatiorns are held, the result of
which arce transmitted y bulletin to the pTrente and
miomm traesplae. Ltters of irntation re sent to
the ,arents, gutrdisnh, and reletides of the .upi. als
to attend. tudiens are resmed on tshe, firt o October.
oethe ppi. Papmle re received at anytime duing the
eaccuted at moderate prIces. dPl) ly
TWO MIL . w ESgysw O.LSAe.
habi tof pA nor t m l i er. The.z
•re never bcoeno te reach of dWathfa.
but aspiacs whsae*j Lace taetu
of the members s ts bo rantl
of othe sake of order, all are equal
req e n lt,10 With prlopriety, at the exercise
TrOnTON. -The health of the sch
o ie  ot ruminter r sel~itudee for th
I- s, Are ueoar y i fe thee gn
erih' dari w en oarefam tnona be given but
'dtleh "ti4;. is wholesome buthongh abundant. The hours
of teirxatn are so stribadd throughout the day
thi*sttn*hber the mind nor the body of the students u
hr. ft stheir application to their elassical dutie
When nick, they arb attende, by ooeof the Ladies
sad timmely notice given to their pp asorgrdi
when thea distance allows of it. pye is alw
on nd, nd imme .........diate ......ly ca ......lled... a
TUITION -The sysem of instri.etlon embraces the
E tnty (Ancient Dan m . ........ e0
English and Frncrh Literature, Astronomy.,,iduaji
,iscy Needle Work, Drawing, etc. Natural Philosoe
py, Botany and Che try are taught In the hiher
Particular attention is pacd to MusLi.
Board and Tuition per ahnnU ,00, pryal e quar.
trl in advance ........ -..... .......... 75 00
Day Scholars, per annum 4150, payable quarterly
in advance.............................. s 
Entrance for the arer ...............o..... _ 
Entrance for the Day Scholars... ............ . 00
No deduction is abode for the ho are by a fwith.
rps of teacherse the nd of thequater
EXTRA CHARGES.
Statrontis adll the Utae Mplacein all th
t th ame time graduating c wil be formed. 2
pen addition toe Cathinge brache ~ s t t 400
There ns a yearly aat Vop i ad ltrumental-t
Sdill be added.r' adO et m moor.
arents Land lea.wians would dako we to aose their
n the and wrd prent at opening of the school,m
ST. PETdtUS i _
SEOOND AIND TIUf~t) WSTIc
n order the lrecty may retain their ev ti C. in h .
ecise School will be opened on TUhe D, eptetimber ear.
i, ,ayme under the above direction, ssintd by va ul.
or. OA o teachers.erntndnt
ProThe motons will then take oo plachedn ll the classes, ad
at the same time a gruatng class will e formed.
In additisn to the branches hitherto taught in this
Sche ol. Feuht antid nslc--Vot l and Instrumental
will be added. -
riarnt ad and oardlans woult do well to have their
children d wards present at the opening of the school,
n order that they may retain their positions in their re.
spectie classaes throughbout the scholastic year.
oayment ares to be made iniithly tn Advance.
31. JOhVeAN, Euperintendent.
The Crescent Night Shool, sitached to the above es
tabli ament for young ladess and geale te bmwill open
at the same time. soan
ST.lAe ISLeAUS ACA W ST. LOUIS.
tlld a r institationsc of aoo
of the acred eart has 'bee in e
since 1.5. It is bean mtifolly ituted on the shores of the
EBay, commanding an extensive -view of the guf, and
affordling all thadvanags of the e bres.
The spacious r ion grunnds, e ll shaded by ver
greens the holda s in the neighboring eoods, J ad
sc-batiut in a , are or the pupils great incite.
moots to healthful am tont. ar
The delightful eiuation Bayt. Louis and the fatia
7he system of Insirnment• tsinstitution is setrictly
mild and paternal, infractions of the established ruales
being prevented by a constant watching over the eon
duct of the pupila. ,
The religions and moral instruction of the pupils and
their domestic comfort are ttended to with the utmost
solicitde, and constant attention is given to the formas
tion of character by inculcating principles of virtue, sad
habits of politeness, order, neatnese, and Ind. a int
The scholastie year cemmeneesen telSik of deusrry,
and ends on the last Thuraday ofNrovember, thus the
annual vacation lasts about six weekns
Popila are received at any time of the yea. The age
of admission is frontm seven to sixteen year..
comhe ourrse of education comprises ill that is taught in
commerii instittions, a Readig, P nshp
Board and Tuition, pet session, payable half yearl is
advancer .. ................................g an
Wsahngpa sesion....... ................10 00
-+p5(ptnsnndlru us ........... .... 10 00
V caus, if spent at the idnstitute............. 000
EXTEA CHARGES:
Piano and Violin, per month, so............... 600
Use of Plano, per month...................... 1 50
Fte, per month..........................
Brass Instrument, per month...........
cravats, four pair of drawer., six towelsY
kins, four summer f cae, par sner p.
loons, two winter co0ts, two pair winter
three pair sahoes, ono'cap, one natree, (3 it l rsA
bread,) one double woolen blanket, ones piow, bur
low ess, three peir heets, one mosquito her, os,
b Leos, etc., all marked with the name in toll.
No advanes are made bytUlo-hlttio tlon-fort4Pating,
traveling, poket money, iec., unles sum of moey am
depoeted to oovr these expesese.
The number of pupils is limited. Perenian4d gar
diana will find it advaratgeous to enter their sads or
wards in the beginning of tbsssion. ..
For further particulars apply by letter to Brother
don, D fetor- of the Academy, adressed to Bay. Al
LoUs, lghleldsboro',) Miss. -
Emss -Mrd-- Thomas Layton, Presideat eo the
Southern Bask, ew Orleans; 1ev. Father Jurdos,
Snpaerior of-the Jesuit' College, New Orleans iev.
Father DInier, Pastor of theAnnuneiatioa hu Co,
Third District, Now Orleansa; Brother Athansais, c.er
ne1 of Larwene.and Massahusetts streete, Mobile;
Very Rev. Peliear, at theCathedral, oble; Re L. athe
Covie, St. Vincent Chureh. Mobile. ,
P ROSPEGCTUS OF T COLLEGEB OF THN Ei.
Smaculat Conception, ow Orleans.
This Literar Institution, ineorporated by the State
Lonlsisne, and empoweret to onfer degree, is oon
dauted by the Fathare of th eoolety of Jsu.s.
The bulilding are well adapttd or te purpoe A
cou adentlrly out of fromihe street, is reserved hor •
roorsation (as taat, frm the arrival of th. ppils, it 7:.0
A. M., till their departure st 4P.M, they are coaisatly
tecluidt stidp eaintiutadd..
The eonree o inatruatinn embraeem Greek, atn
-nglish, F'renoh Poetry, Rheterie Eiator, Geograe.
Mathematce, dstronoay atural ad liuntalPhe
hy, witlh the addition f Bookkoopinfnd the usul
Studentenre not sdmitted,iunlem they know hlo* to
reasd and w rit it . +
The moral and relgfolta i traning ofthe studeits is the
lead. ng oltiets of the inst-cetolr.
Evcry nonthw.-rep t't is sent to perents( stating co
Sduct, progres,, rank in eclas snnl attondsnce.
The acndlemtical y,,ar hugn on the first Monday o0
October, and ends obout the 31hst oltuly.
Colleslate Conre,. psyaldtl I- adiranee, and in Un1fed
Statese curentecy, two months, 61"0.
Prepauatory COutree. i6. /" fe9 ly
S L ATTE R
104...........GArIiy'NI "FaRgT..........104
./'Between Magazine and Constance.
NEW ORLEANS.
,atieular attention paid to repairing. qatisfetln
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