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buried, and the third day he rose again, according to the Scriptures,and ascended into Heaven, and sitteth on the right hand of the Father; and he shall come again, with glory, to judge both the quick and the dead; whose kingdom shall have no end. And I believe in the Holy Ghost, the Lord and giver of life, who proceedeth from the Father and the Son; who with the Father and the Son together is worshipped and glorified, who spake by the prophets. ' And I believe one Catholic and Apostolic Church. I acknowledge one Baptism for the remission of sins; and I look for the resurrection of the dead, and the life of the world to come. Amen.
T.And after that, these Prayers following, all devoutly kneeling ; the Minister first pronouncing, The Lord be with you; Ams. And with thy Spirit. Al Min. Let us pray. O Lord, show thy mercy upose us; .Ans. And grant us thy salvation. Min. O God, make clean our hearts within us; ...Ans. And take not thy Holy Spirit from us.
* Then shall be said the Collect for the day, and after that, the Collects and Prayers following. * A Collect for Peace.
O God, from whom all holy desires, all good counsels, and all just works do proceed; give untothy servants that peace, which the world cannot give; that our hearts may be set to obey thy commandments, and
also that by thee, we, being defended from the fear of our enemies, may pass our time in rest and quietness, through the merits of Jesus Christ our Saviour. Amen.
"I A Collect for Aid against Perils.
Lord, our heavenly Fa
ther, by whose Almighty power we have been preserved this day; by thy great mercy defend us from all perils and dangers of this night, for the love of thy only Son our Saviour, Jesus Christ. Amen.
* A Prayer for the President of the United States, and all in Civil Authority. O Lord, our heavenly Father, the high and mighty Ruler of the universe, who dost from thy throne behold all the dwellers upon earth; most heartily we beseech thee, with thy favour to behold and bless thy servant, The President of the United States, and all others in authority; and so replenish them with the grace of thy Holy Spirit, that they may always incline to thy will, and walk in thy way: Endue them plenteously with heavenly gifts; grant them in health and prosperity long to live; and finally, after this life, to attain everlasting joy and felicity, through Jesus, Christ our Lord. .Amen.
* A Prayer for the Clergy and eople.
LMIGHTY and everlast.
ing God, from whom coineth every good and perfect gift, send down upon our Bishops and other Clergy, and upon the Congregations committed to their charge, the healthful spirit
God, the Creator and Pre
server of all mankind, we humbly beseech thee for all sorts and conditions of men, that thou wouldest be pleased to make thy ways known unto them, thy saving health unto all nations. More especially we pray for thy holy Church universal; that it may be so guided and governed by thy good Spirit, that all who profess and call themselves Christians, may be led into the way of truth, and hold the faith in unity of Spirit, in the bond of peace, and in righteousness of life. Finally, we commend to thy Fatherly goodness, all those who are any ways afflicted or distressed in mind, body, or estate; that it may please thee to comfort and relieve them, according to their several necessities; giving them patience under their sufferings, and a happy issue out of all their afflictions: And this we beg for Jesus Christ's sake. .imen.
kindness to us, and to all men. We bless thee for our creation, preservation, and “all the biessings of this life; but, above all, for thine inestimable love in the redemption of the world by our Lord Jesus Christ; for the means of grace, and for the hope of glory. And, we beseech thee, give us that due sense of all thy mercies, that our hearts may be unfeignedly thankful, and that we may show forth thy praise, not only with our lips, but in our lives; by giving up ourselves to thy service, and by walking before thee in holiness and righteousness all our days, through Jesus Christ our Lord; to whom, with thee and the Holy Ghost, be all honour and glory, world without end. Amen.
2 Cor. xiii. 14.
HE grace of our Lord Jesus
Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Ghost, be with us all evermore. .Amen.
Here endeth the Order of Evening Prayer.
or General Supplication, to be used after Morning Service, on Sundays, JWednesdays, and Fridays.
God, the Father of Heaven; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O God, the Father of Heaven; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O God, the Son, Redeemer of the world; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O God, the Son, Redeemer of the world; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O God, the Holy Ghost, proceeding from the father and the Son; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O God, the Holy Ghost, proceeding from the Father and the Son; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O holy, blessed, and glorious Trinity, three persons and one God; have mercy upon us miserable sinners. O holy, blessed, and glorious Trinity, three persons and one God; e mercy upon us miserable sinners. Remember not, Lord, our of fences, nor the offences of our fore-fathers; neither take thou vengeance of our sins: Spare us, good Lord, spare thy people, whom thou hast redeemed with thy most precious blood, and be not angry with us for ever: #. us, good Lord. rom all evil and mischief; from sin; from the crafts and assaults of the devil; from thy wrath, and from everlasting damnation; Good Lord, deliver us. From all blindness of heart; from pride, vain-glory, and hypocrisy; from envy, hatred, and
malice, and all uncharitableneSS; Good Lord, deliver us. From all inordinate and sinful affections; and from all the deceits of the world, the flesh and the devil; Good Lord, deliver us. From lightning and tempest; from plague, pestilence, and famine; from battle and murder, and from sudden death; Good Lord, deliver us. From all sedition, privy conspiracy, and rebellion; from all false doctrine, heresy, and schism; from hardness of heart, and contempt of thy Word and Commandment; Good Lord, deliver us. By the mystery of thy holy Incarnation; by thy holy Nativity and Circumcision; by thy Baptism, Fasting, and Temptation; Good Lord, deliver us. By thine agony and bloody sweat; by thy Cross and Passion; by thy precious Death and Burial; by thy glorious Resurrection and Ascension; and by the coming of the Holy Ghost; o Good Lord, deliver us. In all time of our tribulation; in all time of our prosperity; in the hour of death, and in the day of judgment; Good Lord, deliver us. We sinners do beseech thee to hear us, O Lord God; and that it may please thee to rule and govern thy holy church universal in the right way; JWe beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.
That it may please thee to bless and preserve all christian rulers and magistrates; giving them grace to execute justice, and to maintain truth; //e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to illuminate all Bishops, Priests, and Deacons, with true knowledge and understanding of thy word; and that both by their preaching and living they may set it forth, and show it accordingly; IWe beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to bless and keep all thy people; //e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to give to all nations unity, peace, and concord; J/e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to give us an heart to love and fear thee, and diligently to live after thy Commandments; JWe beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to give to all thy people increase of grace, to hear meekly thy Word, and to receive it with pure affection, and to bring forth the fruits of the Spirit; JP'e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to bring into the way of truth, all such as have erred, and are deceived; //e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to strengthen such as do stand, and to comfort and help the weakhearted, and to raise up those
who fall, and finally to beat down Satan under our feet; J/e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to succour, help, and comfort all who are in danger, necessity, and tribulation; JWe beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to preserve all who travel by land or by water, all women in the perils of child-birth, all sick persons, and young children, and to show thy pity upon all prisoners and captives; J/e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to defend, and provide for, the fatherless children, and widows, and all who are desolate and oppressed; //e beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. That it may please thee to have mercy upon all men; JWe beseech thee to hear us,
JWe beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. Son of God, we beseech thee to hear us. Son of God, we beseech thee to hear us. O Lamb of God, who takest away the sins of the world; Grant us thy peace.
mercifully assist our prayers which we make before thee in all our troubles and adversities, whensoever they oppress us; and graciously hear us, that those evils which the craft and subtilty of the devil or man worketh against us, may, by thy good providence, be brought to
O Lamb of God, who takest nought; that we, thy servants,
away the sins of the world; Plave mercy upon us.
* The Minister may, at his discretion, omit all that follows, to the Prayer, “We humbly beseech thee, O Father,” &c.
[O Christ, hear us.
* Then shall the Minister, and the People with him, say the Lord’s Prayer.
UR Father, who art in Heaven, Hallowed be thy name; Thy Kingdom come; Thy Will be done on Earth, as it is in Heaven; Give us this day our daily bread; And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us; And lead us not into temptation; But deliver us from evil. Amen. Min. O Lord, deal not with us according to our sins. ...Ans. Neither reward us according to our iniquities. TI Let us pray. God, merciful Father, who despisest not the sighing
of a contrite heart, nor the desire of such as are sorrowful;
God, we have heard with our ears, and our fathers have declared unto us, the noble works that thou didst in their days, and in the old time before them. O Lord, arise, help us, and deliver us, for thine honour. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost; ...Ans. As it was in the begin. ning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen. From our enemies defend us, O Christ. Graciously look upon our af. fictions. . With pity behold the sorrows of our hearts. Mercifully forgive the sins of th; people. avourably with mercy hear Our prayers. O son of David, have mercy upon us. Both now and ever, vouchsafe to hear us, O Christ. Graciously hear us, O Christ; graciously hearus, O Lord Christ. Min. O Lord, let thy mercy be showed unto us; . Ans. As we do put our trust in thee.] •)
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