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7th and 9th Collects aft. Trinity.

FOR GRACE.

Lord of all power and might, who art the author and giver of all good things, grant us, we beseech thee, the spirit to think and do alway such things as be rightful, that we, who cannot do any thing that is good without thee, may by thee be enabled to live according to thy will: graft in our hearts the love of thy name, increase in us true religion, nourish us with all goodness, and of thy great mercy keep us in the same, through Jesus Christ our Lord.

FOR PROTECTION.

8th Collect aft. Trinity.

O God, whose never-failing providence ordereth all things both in heaven and earth, we humbly beseech thee to put away from us all hurtful things, and to give us those things which be profitable for hs; take us this night under thy most mighty protec3d Sunday ilon> and stretch forth the right hand of thy majesty, to be our defence against all our enemies; through Jesus Christ our Lord and Saviour.

in Lent.

A Prayer
for the
Church
Militant.

FOR THE CHURCH OF CHRIST.

Almighty and everliving God, who by thy holy apostle hast taught us to make prayers and supplications, and to give thanks for all men, we humbly beseech thee most mercifully to inspire the universal Church with the spirit of truth, unity, and concord; and grant that all they that do confess thy holy name, may agree in the truth of thy holy word, and live in unity and godly love. And to all thy people give thy heavenly _ grace, that with meek heart and due reverence they may hear and receive thy holy

word, truly serving thee in holiness and righteous-
ness all the days of their life. And we most humbly
beseech thee of thy goodness, O Lord, to comfort
and succour all them who in this transitory life are in
trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adver-
sity. And we also bless thy holy name for all thy
servants departed this life in thy faith and fear, be-
seeching thee to give us grace so to follow their good
examples, that with them we may be partakers of thy
heavenly kingdom. Grant this, O Father, for Jesus
Christ's sake, our only mediator and advocate. THANKSGIVING. O Lord, who art full of compassion and mercy, Psaira ciij.
long-suffering, and of great goodness, we bless and
praise thy holy name for all the benefits vouchsafed
unto us; blessed be thou, who forgivest all our sin,
and healest all our infirmities; who savest our life
from destruction, and crownest us with mercy and
loving-kindness. Give us hearts, we beseech thee, Form of
always ready to express our thankfulness, not only by be used at
words, but also by our lives, in being more obedient Sea,
to thy holy commandments; and continue, if thou
seest fit, this thy goodness to us, that we may serve
thee in holiness and righteousness all the days of our
life; through Jesus Christ our Lord and Saviour. CONFESSION OF SIN AND PRAYER FOR PARDON. JJJ#

O most mighty God and merciful Father, who Commina

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hast compassion upon all men, and hatest nothing that thou hast made, who wouldest not the death of a sinner, but that he should rather turn fromhis sin and be saved, mercifully forgive us our sins; thy

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property is always to have mercy; to thee only it appertaineth to forgive sins: spare us, therefore, good Lord, spare thy people whom thou hast redeemed; enter not into judgment with thy servants who are vile earth and miserable sinners; but so turn thine anger from us, who meekly acknowledge our vileness and truly repent us of our faults; and so make haste to help us in this world, that we may ever live with thee in the world to come, through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect for lltli Sunday after Trinity.

2d Collect after Communion Office.

FOR GRACE.

O God, who declarest thy Almighty power most chiefly in shewing mercy and pity, mercifully grant unto us such a measure of thy grace, that we running the way of thy commandments may obtain thy gracious promises, and be made partakers of thy heavenly treasure; vouchsafe to direct, sanctify, and govern both our hearts and bodies in the ways of thy laws, and in the works of thy commandments, that through thy most mighty protection both here and ever we may be preserved in body and soul; through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

FOR LOVE TOWARDS GOD AND MAN.

Collect for O God, who hast prepared for them that love thee aft. Trinity. sucn good things as pass man's understanding, pour into our hearts such love toward thee, that we, loving thee above all things, may obtain thy promises, which exceed all that we can desire; and since thou hast Quinqua- taught us that all our doings without charity are no

gesiiriaSun- thing worth, send thy Holy Ghost, and pour into our hearts that most excellent gift of charity, the very bond of peace and of all virtues, without which whosoever liveth is counted dead before thee. Grant this for thine only Son Jesus Christ's sake.

FOR PROTECTION.

Almighty God, who seest that we have no power Collect for of ourselves to help ourselves, keep us this night both in £TMJ y outwardly in our bodies and inwardly in our souls, that we may be defended from all adversities which may happen to the body, and from all evil thoughts which may assault and hurt the soul; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

THANKSGIVING.

O Almighty God, who art a strong tower of de- Thanksgivfence unto thy servants, we yield thee praise and the Litany, thanksgiving for our deliverance from the many dangers wherewith we are daily encompassed, and for the blessings and comforts which we daily enjoy; but above all temporal blessings, for the spiritual mercies vouchsafed to us, and particularly for the foundation of them all in the redemption of the world by the death and sufferings of thy dear Son. Continue, if thou seest fit, this thy goodness to us, that we may know and acknowledge thee to be our Saviour and mighty deliverer; and grant us grace, that we may henceforth obediently walk in thy holy commandments, and leading a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty, may continually offer unto thee our sacrifice of praise and thanksgiving for these thy mercies towards us; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

TV CONFESSION AND PRAYER FOR PARDON.

Psalm li. Have mercy upon us, O God, after thy great good

ness, according to the multitude of thy mercies do away our offences; turn thy face from our sins, and put out all our misdeeds; make us a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within us: for thou art

Commina- a merciful God, full of compassion, long-suffering, and of great goodness; thou sparest us when we deserve punishment, and in thy wrath thinkest upon mercy. Hear us, O Lord, for thy mercy is great; and after the multitude of thy mercies look upon us; through the merits and mediation of Jesus Christ thy Son our Lord.

FOR GRACE.

i8th& 19th o God, forasmuch as without thee we are not

Collects aft.

Trinity. able to please thee, mercifully grant that thy Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; give us grace to withstand the temptations of the world, the flesh, and the devil, and with pure hearts and minds to follow thee, the only God, through Jesus Christ our Lord.

FOR SPIRITUAL-MINDEDNESS.

Collect for O Almighty God, whom truly to know is everlastSt. James". ing life, grant us perfectly to know thy Son Jesus Collect for Christ to be the way, the truth, and the life: and since thou alone canst order the unruly wills and 4th Sunday affections of sinful men, grant unto thy servants to love the thing which thou commandest, and desire that which thou dost promise; that so among the sundry and manifold changes of the world, our hearts

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