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w vehold and bless thy servant, please thee to comfort and reThe President of the Uniled States, lieve them, according to their and all others in authority; and several necessities; givir.g theru so replenish them with the grace patience under their sufferings, of thy Holy Spirit, that they may and a happy issue out of all their always incline to thy will, and afflictions: And this we beg for walk in thy way: Endue them Jesus Christ's sake. Amen. plenteously with heavenly gifts ;
1 A General Thanksgiving. grant them in health and pros- ALMIGHTY God, Father of perity long to live; and finally,
all mercies, we, thine unwor. after this life, to attain everlasting ty servants, do give thee most joy and felicity, through Jesus humble and hearty thanks for all Christ our Lord. Amen. thy goodness and loving kindness
We bless ! A Prayer for the Clergy and People. lo us, and to all me!).
thee for our creation, preservaALMIGHTY and everlasting
God, from whom cometh tion, and all the blessings of this every good and perfect gist, send life; but, above all, for thine in
estimable love in the redemption down upon our Bishops and other
of the world by our Lord Jesus Clergy, and upon the Congregations committed to their charge, and for the hope of glory. And,
for the means of grace, the healthful spirit of tlıy grace; and, that they may truly please we beseech thee, give us that due thee, pour upon them the conti- sense of all thy mercies, that our nual dew of thy blessing : Grant
hearts may be unfeiguediy thankthis, O Lord, for the honour of sul, and that we may show forth our Advocate and Mediator Je-thy praise, not only with
but in our lives; by giving up sus Christ. Amen.
Jourselves to thy service, and by 9 A Prayer for all Corditions of Meno walking before thee in holiness O God, the Creator and Pre- and righteousness all our days:
server of all mankind, we through Jesus Christ our Lord: humbly beseech thee for all sorts to whom, with thee and the Holy and conditions of men, that thou Ghost, bé all honour and glory, wouldest be pleased to make thy worid without end. Amen. ways known unto them, thy sav- " A Prayer of St. Chrysostom. ing liealth unto all nations. More ALMIGHTY GOD, who bast especially we pray for thy holy given us grace at this time, Church universal; that it may with one accord to make our be so guided and governed by thy common supplicationsunto thee; good Spirit, that all who profess and dost promise that when two and call themselves Christians, or three are gallered together in may be led into the way of truth, thy name, thou wilt grant their and hold the faith in unity of Spi- requests ; fulfil now, O Lord, the rit, in the bond of peace, and in desires and petitions of thy serrighteousness of life. Finally, we vants, as may be most expedient commend to thy Fatherly good- for thcm; granting us in this ness, all ihose who are any ways world knowledge of thy truth, afflicted or distressed in mind, and in the world to come life body or estate; that it mayloverlasting. Jmen.
2 Cor. xiii. 14.
and the fellowship of the Holy THE grace of our Lord Jesus Ghost
, be with us all evermore Christ, and the love of God,l.Amen.
Here endeth the order of the Evening Prayer.
THE LITANY, Or General Supplication to be used after Morning Service, on Sunday, Weds
nesdays, and Fridays. O God, the Father of Heaven; from sin; from the crafts and as
have mercy upon us misera-saults of the devil; from thy wrath, ble sinners.
and from everlasting damnation O God, the Father of Hearen; have Good Lord, deliver us. mercy upon us miserable sinners.
From all blindness of heart, o God, the Son, Redeemer of from pride, vain-glory, and hypothe world; have mercy upon us crisy; from envy, hatred, and miserable sinners.
malice, and all uncharitableness, O God, the Son, Redeemer of Good Lord, deliver us. the world, have mercy upon us From all inordinate and sinful miserable sinners.
affections, and from all the deO God, the Holy Ghost, pro-ceits of the world, the flesh, and ceeding from the Father and the the devil; Son; have mercy upon us mise- Good Lord, deliver us. cable sinners.
From lightning and tempest ; God, the Holy Ghost, pro- from plague, pestilence, and fareeding from the Father and the mine; from battle and murder, Son; have mercy upon us mise- and from sudden death; rable sinners.
Good Lord, deliver us. O holy, blessed, and glorious From all sedition, privy conTrinity, three persons and one spiracy, and rehellion; from all God; have mercy upon us mise- false doctrine, heresy, and schism, rable sinners.
from hardness of heart, and con• O holy, blessed, and glorious tempt of thy Word and ComTrinity, three persons and one mandment; Gou; hare mercy upon us misera- Good Lorul, deliver us. ble sinners.
By the mys!ery of thy holy In. Remember not, Lord, our of- carnation; by thy holy Nativity fences, nor the offences of our and Circumcision; by thy Bapfore-fathers; neither take thoutism, Fasting, and Temptation; rengeance of our sins: spare us, Good Lord, deliver us. good Lord, spare thy people, By thine Agony and bloody hom thou hast redeemed with Sweat; by thy Cross and Passion; thy most precious blood, and be by thy precious Death and Bunot angry with us for ever. rial; by thy glorious Resurrec Spare us. good Lord.
tion and Ascension; and by the From all evil and mischief;'coming of the Holy Ghost;
Good Lord, deliver us. tion, and to bring forth the fruits
In all time of our tribulation; of the Spirit; in all time of cur prosperity; in We beseech thee lo hear us, goor? the hour of death, and in the day Lord. of judgment;
That it may please thee to bring Good Lord, deliver us. into the way of truth, all such as
We sinners do beseech thee to bave erred, and are deceived; hear us, O Lord God; and that We beseech thee to hear us, good
may please thee to rule and Lord. govern thy holy Church univer- That it may please thee to sal in the right way;
strengthen such as do stand, and IVe beseech lhee to hear us, good to comfort and help the weak. Lord.
hearted, and to raise up those That it may please thee to bless who fall, and finally to beat down and preserve all Christian Rulers Satan under our feel; and Magistrates; giving thein We beseech thee to hear us, good grace to execute justice, ard to Lord. maintain truth;
That it may please thee lo suce We bescech thee to hear us, good cour, help, and comfort all who Lord.
are in danger, necessity, and tri. That it may please thee to illu-bulation; minale all Bishops, Priests, and IVe beseech thee lo hear us, good Deacons, with true knowledge Lord. and understanding of thy word; That it may please thee to preand that both by their preaching serve all who travel by land or hy and living they may set it forth, water, all women in the perils of and show it accordingly; child-birth, all sick persons, and
We besecch thce to hear us, good young children, and to show thy Lord.
pity upon all prisoners and capa That it may please thee to tives ; bless and keep all thy people ; IVé beseech thee to hear us, good
We beseech ihee lo hear us, good Lord. Lord.
That it may please thee 10 That it may please thee to give defend, and provide for, the sato all nations unity, peace, and therless children, and widows, concord;
and all who are desolate and opWe beseech thee !o hear us, good pressed; Lord,
We beseech thee to hear us, goou! That it may please thee to give Lord. us an heart to love and fear thee, Tbat it may please thee tohar and diligently to live after thy mercy upon a!! men; Commandments;
Wé beseech thee lo hear us, good We beseech Thee lo hear us, good| Lord. Lord.
That it may please there to forgive. That it may please thee to give our eneinics, persecutors, and to all thy people increase of slanderers, and in turn their hearts; grace, to hear ineckly thy Word, We beseech thee to hear is, good and to receive it with pure aifec-\Lord. 5
I Let us pray.
That it may please thee to givel Min. O Lord, deal not with us and preserve to our use the kind- according to our sins. ly fruits of the earth, so that in Ans. Neither reward us &ccord due tine we may enjoy them; Jing to our iniquities.
IVe beseech thee lo heur us, good Lord.
O God, merciful Father, who That it may please thee to give despisein not the sighing of as true repentance, to forgive us a contrite heart, nor the desire of all our sins, negligences, and ig- such as are sorrowful; mercifully norances, and to endue us with assist our prayers which we make the grace of thy Holy Spirit, to before thee in all our troubles amend our lives according to thy and adversities, whensoever they Holy Word;
oppress us; and graciously hear IVe beseech thee lo hear us, good us, that those evils which the Lord.
eraft and subtilty of the devil or Son of God, we beseech thee man worketh against us, may, by to hear us.
thy goud providence, be brought Son of God, we beseech thee io to nought; that we, thy servants, hear us.
being hurt by no persecutions, () Lamb of God, who takest may everyore give thanks unto away the sins of the world; thee in thy holy Church, through Grant us thy peace.
Jeans Christ our Lord.
O Lord, arise, help us, and deliaway the sins of the world; röer us, for thy name's sake.
Hare mercy upon us. O God, we have heard with our The Minister may, at his discretion, ears, and our fathers have de. omit all that follows, to the Prayer, clared unto us, the noble works * We burnbly beseech thee, 0 Father, that thou didst in their days, and [O Christ, bear us.
in the old time before them. ( Christ, hear us.
O Lord, arise, help us, and deli. Lord, have mercy upon us.
ver us, for thinc honour. Lord, hare mercy upon us,
Glory be to the Father, and to Christ, have mercy upon us.
the Son, and to the Holy Ghost , Christ, hare mercy upon us.
Ans. As it was in the beginLord, have mercy upon us. ning, is now, and ever shall be, Lord, have mercy upon us.
world without end. Amen. I Then shall the Minister, and the Pro
From our enemies desend us, ple with him, say the Lord's l'rayer O Christ. OUR Father, who are in Ilea. Graciously look upon our af
ven, Hallowed he thy Name; fictions. Thy Kingdom comc; Thy Will With pity behold the sorrows : be done on Eartlı, as it is in Hea- of our hearts. ven; Give us this day our daily Mercifully forgive the sins of thy bread; And forgive us our tres-people. passes, as we forgive those who Favourably with mercy hear Trespass against 118; And lead us our prayers. not into temptation; But deliver O Son of Darid. have mercy us from evil. Amen.
Let us pray.
Both now and ever, vouchsafe and for the hope of glory. And, In hear us, O Christ.
we beseech thee, give us that due Graciously hear us, a Christ; sense of all thy mercies, that our graciously hear us, O Lord Christ. hearts may be unfeignedly thank
Min. O Lord, let thy mercy be ful, and that we may show forth showed upon us;
thy praise, not only with our lips, Ans. As we do put our trust in but in our lives; by giving up shee.]
uurselves to thy service, and by
walking before thee in holiness WE humbly beseech thee, 0 and righteousness ail our days:
Father, mercifully to look through Jesus Christ our Lord; upon our infirmities; and, for the to whom, with thee and the Holy glory of thy name, turn from 118 Ghost, be all honour and glory, all those evils that we most justly world without end. Amen. have deserved; and grant that,
TT A Prayer of St. Chrysostom in all our troubles, we may put our whole trust and confidence in ALMIGHTY God, who hast thy mercy; and evermore serve
given us grace at this time, thee in holiness and pureness of
with one accord to make our living, to thy honour and glory, and dost promise that when two
common supplications unto thee; through our only Mediator and Advocate, Jesus Christ our Lord. or three are gathered together in Amen.
thy name, thou wilt grant their TA General Thanksgiving.
requests ; fulfil now, O Lord, the ALMIGHTY God, Father of desires and petitions of thy serall mercies, we, thine unwor.
vants, as may be most expedient thy servants, do give thee most for them; granting us in this humble and hearty thanks for all world knowledge of thy truth, thy goodness and loving kindness and in the world to come life to us, and to all men.
We bless everlasting. Amen. thee for our creation, preserva
2 Cor. xiii. 14. tion, and all the blessings of this THE grace of our Lord Jesus life; but, above all, for ihine in
God, estimable love in the redemption and the fellowship of the Holy of the world by our Lord Jesus Ghost, be with us all evermore Christ; for the means of grace, Amen
Here andeth the Litàny.