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ur of evening prayer, they made a covenant with each other, like Jacob of old, and resolved, by the grace of Christ, to cast all the strange gods which were in their hearts into the depths of the sea. A storm grew so high, that not a sail could Feb. 18. be set; and they raised their voices in prayer and song amidst the tempest; for to love the Lord Jesus as a Chap XXIV.} brother gave consolation. At Charleston Oglethorpe bade them welcome; and, in five days more, the way- 1734. March 18. 1nels, which delighted the eye by their clear, sea-green color and stillness, and were sheltered by woods of pines, and evergreen oaks, and cedars, that grew close to the water's side. On the second day, aided by the zeal of his own men, and by Feb. 18. Indians skilful in using the oar, he arrived at St. Simon's Island. A fire, kindling the long grass on an old Indian field, cleared a space for the streets of Frederica; and, amidst the carols of the great numbers of Moore's Voyage to Georgia