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Preach'd before the
By THOMAS MANG ET, LL. D.
Prebendary of Durham, and Chaplain to
Publish'd by the special Order of the Bench
the Weft End of St. Paul's Church-Yard. 1721.
THE Masters of the Bench
And by their order Publiskd,
By their most Obedient Servant,
courses requires very little a
pology; one reason that induced me to the choice of it was, that the Lord's Prayer being of frequent use becomes through inadvertency too much a matter of course ; so that it is too often said without fruit, because without feriousness and attention. I therefore hop'd it would be of some service to Religion to remind men, both of that hope which they profess, and that obedience which they promise, as often as they use this Prayer. But I had likewise another reason for treating upon this subject ; because it gave me a fit opportunity of discoursing upon some forgotten principles of Christianity, which are so far from