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Revenge, byt study to be quiet, and never foment and pur&e our Quarrels; but following thy Example, we may. with one Mind, and with one Mouth, glorify thee. Amen. .... • f

A Tray er to be used by one who is going a Journey, which may be added to the usual Devotions.

/^\ GOD, who art alike present in aH ^-^ Places, and preservest Man and Beast, blessed be thy Name for. the Knowledge thou hast given me of thy wise and merciful Providence, who makest thy Angels Ministering Spirits, for them that shall be Heir* of Salvation. , * .; .

I commit my Soul and Body to thy Protection, who art the Defender of; all them that put their Trust in thee. To thee, O Lord, do I commit myself, and all that belongs to me; I entirely depend on thy Goodness to be with me, and prosper me in. the Way that I am going. Give thy holy Angels Charge of me, and defend me from all Thieves and Robbers, and from all Casualties, and evil Accidents, if it be thy blessed Will; and I beseech thee more especially, to accompany me with the Pre, * fence fence of thy Holy Spirit, to preserve my Soul in Safety, from all evil Thoughts, Desires, or Passions, that may any Way betray me, in Word or Deed, to offend thy Divine Majesty. Deliver me from the Danger of any evil Company, into which I may fall, that I may not frame myself to the Manners of profane Persons, but by a pious and discreet Behaviour rather reprove them; and give me Grace thankfully to embrace the Company of those who are good, if I be blessed with it; that I may rejoice in their Society, and improve it to my Increase of Wisdom, and pious Affection towards thee. Bless, and defend this Habitation which I am now leaving, and all remaining in it; that whatever Distance we maybe from one another, we may all live and walk in the fame Spirit of Faith, and Love, and Holiness. Grant me a happy Meeting again with my Friends and Relations, if it be thy good Will and Pleasure: but howsoever thbji Ihalt think sit to dispose of us in this .World, bring us, in the End of our Pilgrimage, into that blessed Rest which thou'hast prepared sot thy faithful Servant*, through Tesus Christ.

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T>lessed be thy Name, O God, who 7-* hast protected and preserved me from many Perils and Dangers in the Journey I have lately taken. Thou hast been a Covering to me Night and Day, in every Place where 1 have been, from I know not how many Dangers; and hast at last brought me Home in Peace and Safety to my Relations and Friends, whom thou hast protected, and their Dwellings, from all evil Accidents.

To thy good Providence I wholly owe it; and I desire to be duly thankful sot these and all other thy great Mercies and Deliverances who hast dealt so bountifully with me.

, Endue me, O God of all Grace, with a more serious Spirit, often reflecting and meditating upon thee, and upon thy Benesits ioth to my Soul and Body; for this Life, jand that which is to come ; that I may not be taught the Value and Number of thy Blessings, by being deprived of them; but in their constant Use ajid Enjoyment, may praise thy insinite Goodness and Mercy* .with sensible Love to thee, and Delight in doing thy Will. • :r;, . • /,

Bless all others, 1 beseech thee, that desire the same Mercy, of which thou hast made me a Partaker. Receive them into thy Protection; conduct them in Safety to the End of their Journey; make them ever mindful of thy Loving-kindness, aud carefully to remember that every new Benesit is a new Obligation to better Obedience; for thy Mercies Sake in Christ Jesus. Amen. -.. •. V. .\.«.•

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A Prayer for a Person u/ion a Relapse into .>•.». .. . Sim , v;. . ., A'\<\"sV\>-\;;.\ ~\n\r.* I <vvA:; \\--..<'.3 : ..'vi',-.} v.yvvi, ,.-.-.v.iv* £\ Lord, the great and dreadful God, to V-' me.belongeth Con fusion, of Face,' because I have sinned against thee, and have been guilty of so late Iniquity in thy Sight. I have acknowledged the Justice and Goodness of thy Laws, and have chosen thy Service, as the most perfect ;Freedom; I know that without Holiness adne shall see thee, P Lord; aud tha^Ttibulation and Anguish, Indignation. arid/Wrath, is the Portion, of all that do Evil.';Afrd yet, O Lord, foolish *nd miserable Shiritr.ibat I .am, 1 have \cm Q 6 yielded yielded again to Temptation, and departed from thy Ways, and Holiness of Life, for the Sake of a present Satisfaction, a small and momentary Pleasure or Gain. {Here name the particular <S/#.] And hereby I have incurred thy Displeasure, abused thy Grace and Goodness to me, and have hazarded the Loss of thy eternal Favour, which 16 better than Life itself.

But, O Lord God, to whom belongeth Mercy and Forgiveness, I mo ft earnestly beseech thee to have Mercy upon, me; O Lord, hear\ O Lord, forgive, and hearken unto my Prayers; my Conscience reproaches me, and my Heart is troubled within me. it feel myself deprived of that Hope and Confidence in thee through Jesus Christ which I had attained by my former Repentance'arid AmendU ment, and new consider and find myself liable to thy Wrath, and obnoxious to thy Judgments both Temporal an4 Eterudl;<\ i'< "j'-j .. .'

Correct me, O Lord, but with Mercy, lest thou bring me to Nothing: I know that the "Wages of Sin is Death; but I humbly beseech thee, O merciful God, who art flow to Anger, and bf great Pity, and wouldest have none to perish, but'all to come to Repentance, spare me, and grant me farther Time for' Repentance, that I i) p may

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