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thou art our Saviour and migh- Oblessed Saviour, who didst ty Deliverer, through Jesus save thy disciples ready to peChrist our Lord. Amen. rish in a storm ; hear us, and Short Prayers for single

save us, we beseech thee.

Lord, have mercy upon us. Persons, that cannot mect to join in Prayer with others, Lord, have mercy upon us.

Christ, have mercy upon us. by reason of the Fight or

OLord, hear us.

O Christ, hear us.
General Prayers. God the Father, God the
ORD be merciful to us Son, God the Holy Ghost,

sinners, and save us for have mercy upon us, save us thy mercies' sake.

now and evermore. Amen. Thou art the great God, Our Father who art in who hast made and rulest all Heaven; Hallowed be thy things : 0 deliver us for thy Name ; Thy Kingdom come; Name's sake.

Thy Will be done on Earth, Thou art the great God to as it is in Heaven ; Give us be feared above all : 0 save this day our daily bread; And us, that we may praise thee. forgive us our trespasses, as

we forgive those who trespass Special Prayers with re.

against us ; And lead us not spect to the Enemy.

into temptation ; But deliver WHOU, O Lord, art just us from evil. Amen. and powerful :0 defend

T When there shall be immi. our cause against the face of

nent danger, as many as can the enemy

be shared from necessary O God, thou art a strong

service' in the ship shall be tower of defence to all who

called together, and make anz fly unto thee: 0 save us from

humble Confession of their the violence of the enemy. sins to God: in which O Lord of Hosts, fight for

every one ought seriously to us ; that we may glorify thee.

reflect upon those particular O suffer us not to sink un

sins, of which his Conscience der the weight of our sins, or

shall accuse him ; saying as the violence of the enemy. followeth : O Lord arise, help us, and

The Confession. deliver us, for thy Name's sake.

ALMIGHTY God, Father

of our Lord Jesus Christ, Short Prayers in respect of Maker of all things, Judge of a Storm.

all men ; we acknowledge and THOU, O Lord, who stil. bewail our manifold sins and

lest the raging of the sea, wickedness, which we from hear, hear us, and save us, time to time most greviously that we perish not.

have committed, by thought,


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word, and deed, against thy ship thee, sing of thee, and
Divine Majesty, provoking praise thy Name.
most justly thy wrath and in ( come hither, and behold
dignation against us. We do the works of God; how won-
carnestly repent, and are derful he is in his doings to-
heartily sorry for these our wards the children of men!
misdoings; the remembrance He ruleth with his power
of them is grievous unto us: for ever; his eyes behold the
the burthen of them is into-people; and such as will not
lerable. Have mercy upon us, believe, shall not be able to
have mercy upon us, most exalt themselves.
merciful Father: For thy Son O praise our God, ye peo..
our Lord Jesus Christ's sake, ple; and make the voice of
forgive us all that is past; and his praise to be heard ;
grant, that we may ever here Who holdcih our souls in
after serve and please thee in life: and suffereth notour feet
newness of life, to the honour to slip.
and glory ofthyName,through For thou, O God, bast pro-
Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. ved us: thou also hast tried us,

Then shall the Minister, if like as silver is tried.
there be any in the shisi, say:

Thou broughtest us into the
ALMIGHTY God, our hea- snare; and laidest trouble up-

venly Father, who of his on our loins. great mercy, hath promiscd, I will

go into thy house with forgiveness of sins to all those burnt offerings; and will pay who with hearty repentance

thee my vows which I promisand true faith turn unto him;

ed with my lips, and spake have mercy upon you; pardon with my mouth when I was and deliver you from all your

in trouble. sins; confirm and strengthen

(come hitherand hearken, you in all goodness, and bring

all ye that fear God; and I will you to everlasting life, through tell you what he hath done Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. for my soul.

I called unto him with my
Thanksgiving after a Storm. mouth; and gave him praises

Psalm 1xvi. Jubilate Deo. with my tongue.
O BE joyful in God, all ye If Iincline unto wickedness

lands; sing praises unto with mine heart, the Lord will
the honour of his Name; make not hear me.
his praise to be glorious.

But God hath heard me; Say unto God, O how won- and considered the voice of derful art thou in thy works; my Prayer. through the greatness of thy Praised be God; who hath power, shall thine enemies be not cast out my prayer; nor found liars unto thee. llurned his mercy from me.

For all the world shall wor Glory be to the Father, and

to the Son, and to the Holy ders that he doeth for the chilGhost;

dren of men! As it was in the beginning, That they would exalt him is now, and ever shall bc, also in the congregation of world without end. Amen. the people; and praise him Psalm cvii. Confitemini Do- in the seat of the elders ! mino.

Glory be to the Father, and

to the Son, and to the Holy THAT men would praise Ghost;

the Lord for his goodness; As it was in the beginning, and declare thewonders that he is now, and ever shall be, world doeth for the children of men ! without end. Amen.

That they would offer unto Collects of Thanksgiving. him the sacrifice of thanksgiving; and tell out his works O MOST blessed and glowith gladness!

rious Lord God, who art They that go down to the of infinite goodness and mersea in ships; and occupy their cy; we, thy poor creatures, business in great waters;

whom thou hast made and These men see the works preserved, holding our soulsin of the Lord, and his wonders life, and now rescuing us out of in the deep.

the jaws of death, humbly preFor at his word, the stormy sentourselves again before thy wind ariseth ; which lifteth up Divine Majesty, to offer a sathe waves thereof.

crifice of praise and thanksgivThey are carried up to the ing, for that thou heardest us heaven, and down again to the when we called in our trouble, deep; their soul melteth away and didst not cast out our praybecause of the trouble. er, which we made before thee

They reel to and fro, and in our great distress; even stagger like a drunken man; when we gave all for lost, our and are at their wits' end. Ship,ourGoods,ourLives,then

So when they cry unto the didst thou mercisully look Lord in their trouble, he de- upon us and wonderfully comlivereth them out of their manda deliverance; for which distress.

we now, being in safety,do give For he maketh the storm all praise and glory to thy holy to cease, so that the waves Name, through Jesus Christ thereof are still.

our Lord. Amen. Then are they glad because

T Or this. they are at rest; and so he bringeth them unto the haven O MOST mighty and grawhere they would be.

cious good God, thy merthat men would therefore cy is over all thy works, but praise the Lord for his good-in special manner hath been ness; and declare the won-extended towards us, whom



thou hast so powerfully and full of compassion ; slow to wonderfully defended. Thou anger, and of great mercy. hast showed us terrible things, He hath not dealt with us and wonders in the deep, that according to our sins; neither we might see how powerful rewarded us according to our and gracious a God thou art; iniquities. how able and ready to help But as the heaven is high them that trust in thee. Thou above the earth ; so great hath hast showed us how both been his mercy towards us. Winds and Seasobey thy com We found trouble and heamand: that we may learn even viness; we

at from them hereafier to obey death's door. thy voice, and to do thy will. The waters of the sea had We therefore bless and glori. well nigh covered us; the fy thy Name, for this thy mer- proud waters had well nigh cy, in saving us when we were gone over our soul. ready to perish. And we be The sea roared ; and the seech thee, make us as truly stormy wind lifted up the sensible now of thy mercy, as waves thereof. We were then of the danger; We were carried up as it and give us hearts always rea- were to heaven,and then down dy to express our thankfulness again into the deep; our soul not only by words, but also by melted within us, because of our lives, in being more obe-trouble. dient to thy holy command Then cried we unto thee, O ments. Continue, we beseech Lord; and thou didst deliver thee, this thy goodness to us; us out of our distress. that we, whom thou hast sav. Blessed be thy Name, who ed, may serve thee in holiness didst not despise the prayer of and righteousness all the days thy servants; but didst hear of our life, through Jesus our cry, and hast saved us. Christ our Lord, and Saviour. Thou didst send forth thy Amen.

commandments; and the 4 An Hymn of Praise and windy storm ceased, and was

Thanksgiving after a dan-turned into a calm. gerous Tempest.

O let us therefore praise the O COME, let us give thanks Lord for his goodness; and

unto the Lord, for he is declare the wonders that he gracious; and his mercy en- hath done, and still doeth, for dureth for ever.

the children of men ! Great is the Lord,and great Praised be the Lord daily ; Jy to be praised: Let the re-even the Lord that helpeth us, deemed of the Lord say so, and poureth his benefits upon whom he hath delivered from us. the merciless rage of the sca. He is our God, even the God

The Lord is gracious, and of whom cometh salvation :

God is the Lord, by whom nance, because thou hadst a we have escape favour unto us.

Thou, Lord, hast made us The Lord hath appeared for glad through the operation of us; the Lord hath covered ihy hands; and we will tri- our heads, and made us to umph in thy pr ise. stand in the day of battle.

Blessed be the Lord God; The Lord hath appeared for even the Lord God, who only us; the Lord hath overthrown doth wondrous things; our enemies, and dashed in

And blessed be the Name pieces those that rose up of his Majesty for ever; and against us. let every one of us say, Amen, Therefore not unto us, o Amen.

Lord, not unto us; but unto Glory be to the Father, and thy Name be given the glory. to the Son, and to the Holy The Lord hath done great Ghost;

things for us; the Lord hath As it was in the beginning, done great things for us, for is now, and ever shall be, which we rejoice. world without end. Amen. Our help standeth in the

Name of the Lord, who hath 41 Psalm or Hymn of Praise and Thanksgiving after Vic. made heaven and earth.

Blessed be the Name of tory.

the Lord, from this time forth

for evermore. F the Lord had not been on

Glory be to the Father, and if the Lord himself had not

to the Son, and to the Holy been on our side, when men


As it was in the beginning, rose up against us; They had swallowed us up

is now, and ever shall be,

world without end. Amen. quick, when they were so wrathfully displeased at us.

Trifier this Hymn may be Yea, the waters had drown

said the Te Deum. cdus, and the stream had gone

Then this Collect. over our soul; the deep wa

I loures ide, nba may we say?

tors of the proud had gone O SUMMIGHT God, the


But praised be the Lord; of all the world, in whose hand who hath not given us over as is power and might, which a prey unto them.

none is able to withstand; we The Lord hath wrought a bless and magnify thy great mighty salvation for us. and glorious Name for this

We got not this by our own happy victory, the whole glory sword, neither was it our own whereof we do ascribe to thee, arm that saved us; but thy who art the only giver of vicright hand, and thine arm, tory. And we beseech thee, and the light of the counte-give us grace to improve this

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