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By the mystery of thy may set it forth, and show holy Incarnation ; by thy it accordingly ; holy Nativity and Circum- We beseech thee to hear cision ; by thy Baptism, us, good Lord.
CAS Fasting, and Temptation, That it may please thee
Good Lord, deliver us. to bless and keep all thy
By thine Agony and people ; Bloody Sweat; by thy Cross We beseech thee to hear and Passion; by thy pre- us, good Lord. cious Death and Burial; by That it may please thee thy glorious Resurrection to give to all nations unity, and Ascension; and by the peace, and concord; coming of the Holy Ghost, We beseech thee to hear
Good Lord, deliver us. Us, good Lord.
in all time of our to give us an heart to love prosperity ; in the hour of and fear thee, and dilideath, and in the day of gently to live after thy judgment,
commandments; Good Lord, deliver us. We beseech thee to hear
We sinners do beseech us, good Lord. thee to hear us, O Lord That it may please thee God; and that it may to give to all thy people please thee to rule and go- increase of grace to hear vern thy holy Church uni- meekly thy Word, and to versal in the right way ; receive it with pure affec
We beseech theo hear tion, and to bring forth us, good Lord.
the fruits of the Spirit ; That it may please thee We bescech thee to hear to bless and preserve all us, good Lord. Christian Rulers and Ma- That it may please thee gistrates, giving them grace to bring into the way of to execute justice, and to truth all such as have maintain truth;
erred, and are deceived ; .We beseech thee to hear We beseech thee to hear Us, good Lord.
us, good Lord. That it may please thee That it may please thee to illuminate all Bishops, to strengthen such as do Priests, and Deacons, with stand; and to comfort and true knowledge and un- help the weak-hearted; and derstanding of thy Word; to raise up those who fall; and that both by their and finally to beat down preaching and living they Satan under our feet;
Then shall the Minister, and Church; through Jesus the People with him, say Christ our Lord. the Lord's Prayer.
O Lord, arise, help us, UR Father, who art and deliver U8 for thy
Let us pray:
be tby Name. Thy kingdom come.
Thy will be GOD, we have heard done on earth, As it is in with our ears, and heaven. Give us this day our fathers have declared our daily bread. And for- unto us, the noble works give us our trespasses, As that thou didst in their we forgive those who tres- days, and in the old time pass against us. And lead before them. us not into temptation; O Lord, arise, help us, and But deliver us from evil. deliver us for thine honour. Amen.
Glory be to the Father, Minister. O Lord, deal and to the Son, and to the not with us according to Holy Ghost; our sins.
Answer. As it was in Answer. Neither reward the beginning, is now, and us according to our iniqui- ever shall be, world withties.
out end. Amen.
From our enemies deO GOD: Merciful Far fend us: 0. Christ,
, who despisest Graciously look upon our not the sighing of a con- afflictions. trite heart, nor the desire of With pity behold the such as are sorrowful; Mer- sorrows of our hearts. cifully assist our prayers Mercifully forgive the sins which we make before thee of thy people. in all our troubles and ad. Favourably with mercy versities, whensoever they hear our prayers. oppress us; and graciously O Son of David, have hear us, that those evils mercy upon us. wliich the craft and subtilty Both now and ever vouchof the devil or man work- safe to hear us, O Christ. eth against us, my, by Graciously hear Us, 0 thy good providence, be Christ'; graciously hear us, brought to nought; that O Lord Christ. we thy servants, being Minister. O Lord, let thy hurt by no persecutions, mercy be showed upon us ; may evermore give thanks Answer. As we do put unto thee in thy holy our trust in thee.
Let us pray:
unfeignedly thankful, and E humbly beseech that we show forth thy
thee, O Father, praise, not only with our mercifully to look upon lips, but in our lives; by
our infirmities; and, for giving up ourselves to thy 1 the glory of thy Name, service, and by walking be
turn from us all those fore thee in holiness and evils that we most justly righteousness all our days ; have deserved; and grant, through Jesus Christ our that in all our troubles we Lord, to whom, with thee níay put our whole trust and the Holy Ghost, be all and confidence in thy honour and glory, world mercy, and evermore serve without end. Amen. thee in holiness and pure- A Prayer of St. Chrysosness of living, to thy ho
tom. nour and glory; through AdvocateJesus Christ
hast given us Lord. Amen.
at this time with one ac
cord to make our common A General Thanksgiving.
supplications unto thee; ther of all mercies, two or three are gathered we, thine unworthy ser- together in thy Name thou vants, do give thee most wilt grant their requests; humble and hearty thanks Fultil now, O Lord, the defor all thy goodness and sires and petitions of thy loving-kindness to us, and
servants, as may be most to all men. We bless thee expedient for them; grantfor our creation, preserva- ing us in this world knowtion, and all the b'essings ledge of thy truth, and in of this life ; but above all, the world to come lise for thine inestimable love
everlasting. Amen. in the redemption of the
2 Cor. xiii. 14. world by our Lord Jesus
; for means THE grace our Lord
aureo only, Mediator and ALMIGHTY God, who
glory. And, we beseech love of God, and the felthee, give us that due lowship of the Holy Ghost, sense of all thy mercies, be with us all evermore. that our hearts may be Amen.
Here endeth the Litany.
PRAYERS AND THANKSGIVINGS
UPON SEVERAL OCCASIONS. T To be used before the two final Prayers of Morning and
Prayers. A Prayer for Congress. , blessed Lord and Saviour. T To be used during their Ainen. Session.
ther, who by thy Son thee, as for the people of Jesus Christ hast prothese United States in mised to all those who general, so especially for seek thy kingdom, and their Senate and Repre- the righteousness thereof, sentatives in Congress all things necessary to assembled ; That thou their bodily sustenance ; wouldest be pleased to send us, we beseech thee, direct and prosper all in this our necessity, such their consultations, to the moderate rain and showers, advancement of thy glory, that we may receive the the good of thy Church, fruits of the earth to our the safety, honour, and comfort, and to thy bon. welfare of thy people ; our; through Jesus Christ that all things may be so our Lord. Amen. ordered and settled by their endeavours, upon
For Fair Weather. the best and surest foun. dations, that peace and merciful Father, wo happiness, truth and jus- humbly beseech thee, of tice, religion and piety, thy great goodness, to remay be established among strain those immoderate
for all generations. rains, wherewith, for our These and all other ne- sins, thou hast afflicted us. cessaries, for them, for us, And
to and thy whole Church, send us such seasonable we humbly beg in the weather, that the earth Name and Mediation of may, in due time, yield Jesus Christ,
most her increase for our use