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Lord Jesus Chrift; 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 shew 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 righteoufness all our days, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

A concluding Prayer. ALMIGHTY God, who haft Il given us grace at this time with one accord to make our common supplications unto thee; and hast promised by thy beloved Son, that where two or three are gathered together in his name, thou wilt grant their requests; fulfil now,

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O Lord, the desires and petitions of thy servants, as may be most expedient for them; granting us in this world the knowledge of thy truth; and, in the world to come, life everlasting. Amen. : : Cor. xiii. 14. THE grace of our Lord Je

1 sus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the holy Spirit, be with us all evermore. Amen.

The The ORDER forEVENING PRAYER, every Lord's Day throughout the Year. The fame to be used, with the

proper Collects, upon CHRISTMAS-DAY, GOOD-FRIDAY, EASTER-DAY, Ascension-Day, and WHITSUNDAY. :. At the beginning of Evening Prayer,

the Minister shall read some one or more of these sentences of the Scriptures that follow; and then be mall say that which is written

after the faid sentences. W HEN the wicked man

W turneth away from his wickedness that he hath committed, and doeth that which is

D3 lawful lawful and right, he shall save his soul alive. Ezek. xviii. 27.

I acknowledge my transgreffions; and my sin is ever before me. Psal. li. 3. · Hide thy face from my fins, and blot out all mine iniquities. Psal. li. 9..

The sacrifices of God are a broken fpirit: a broken and contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise. Psal. li. 17.

Rend your heart, and not your garments; and turn unto the Lord your God: for he is gracious and merciful, flow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the evil. Foel ii. 13.

To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him: neither have we obeyed the voice of the Lord our God; to walk in

his laws which he hath set before us. Dan. ix. 9. 10...

O Lord, correct me, but with judgment; not in thine anger, left thou bring me to nothing. Jer. x. 24. Pfal. vi. 1.

Repent ye; for the kingdom of heaven is at hand. S. Matt. iii. 2. '

I will arise, and go to my Father, and will fay unto him, Father, I have finned against heaven, and before thee, and am no more worthy to be called thy son. S. Luke, xv. 18. 19. · Enter not into judgment with thy servant, O Lord; for in thy fight no man living shall be justified. Psal. cxliii. 2.

If we say that we have no fin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us: But if we confefs our fins, God is faithful and

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