A form of prayer and thanksgiving to almighty God; to be used 5th Dec., 1805, being the day appointed for a general thanksgiving for the victory obtained by his majesty's ships of war under the command of viscount Nelson
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Page 7 - Rejoice in the Lord alway: and again I say, Rejoice. Let your moderation be known unto all men. The Lord is at hand. Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
Page 8 - For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same ? And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? do not even the publicans so ? Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.
Page 2 - O that men would therefore praise the LORD for His goodness : and declare the wonders that He doeth for the children of men...
Page 8 - ... But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you ; that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven; for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust. For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same ? And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others?
Page 8 - Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy: but I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you...
Page 5 - Almighty God, maker of the universe, and sovereign disposer of the affairs of men, at whose command nations and empires rise and fall, flourish and decay ; we Thine unworthy servants, most humbly implore thy gracious aid and protection.
Page 6 - ... called in our trouble, and didst not cast out our prayer, which we made before thee in our great distress : even when we gave all for lost, our ship, our goods, our lives, then didst thou mercifully look upon us, and wonderfully command a deliverance ; for which we, now being in safety, do give all praise and glory to thy holy Name ; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Page 2 - THE LORD is king, the earth may be glad thereof; yea, the multitude of the isles may be glad thereof.