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and all uncharitableness from all inordinate and sinful affections, and from all the deceitful allurements of this transitory world,

Good Lord, deliver us.

From lightning and tempest; from plague, pestilence, and famine; from battle, and murder, and from death unprepared for,

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.

In all time of our tribulation; in all time of our prosperity; in the hour of death, and in the day of judginent,

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; and to illuminate all ministers of the Gospel with true knowledge, and understanding of thy word; that both by their preaching and living they may set it forth, and show it accordingly;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to endue all magistrates and judges, and all others in authority, with wisdom and understanding; giving them grace to execute justice and to maintain truth;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to bless all colleges and seminaries of learning; all instructors of youth, and all means of true knowledge, virtue, and piety;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to bless and keep all thy people; to give to all nations unity, peace, and concord; and to give us a heart to love and fear thee, and diligently to live after thy commandments;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it rnay 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;

We 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; to strengthen such as do stand; to comfort and help the weak-hearted; to raise up those who fall; and finally to give us victory over all temptations;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to succor, help, and comfort all who are in danger, necessity, and tribulation ; to preserve all who travel by land or by water, all sick

persons and young children; to show thy pity upon all prisoners and captives; to defend and provide for the fatherless children and widows, and all who are desolate and oppressed;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to have mercy upon all men;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to forgive our enemies, persecutors, and slanderers, and to turn their hearts;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to give and preserve to our use the kindly fruits of the earth, so that in due time we may enjoy them;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

That it may please thee to give us true repentance, to forgive us all our sins, negligences, and ignorances, and to endue us with the grace of thy Holy Spirit, to amend our lives according to thy holy word;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.
O Lord, grant us thy peace.
Lord, have mercy upon us.
O Lord, deal not with us after our sins;
Neither reward us after our iniquities.

We humbly beseech thee, O Father, mercifully to look upon our infirmities; and, for the glory of thy name, turn from us all those evils which we most justly have deserved; and grant that in all our troubles we may put our whole trust and confidence in thy mercy, and evermore serve thee in holiness and pureness of living, to thy honor and glory, through our only Mediator and Advocate, Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

ADMINISTRATION OF THE LORD'S

SUPPER.*

The Minister may say to those who come to the Holy Communion :

Ye who do truly repent you of your sins, who are in love and charity with your neighbors, who desire to express your gratitude and reverence to

your

Saviour, Jesus Christ, by commemorating his death in the way which he hath appointed, and who intend, by the aid of God's grace, to live a Christian life, draw near with faith, and take this holy ordinance to your comfort.

Hear the words of invitation and comfort which our Saviour speaks to all who desire his help, and who truly turn to him.

Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavyladen, and I will give you rest.

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst after righteousness, for they shall be filled.

* The prayers in this service, though printed so as to be read, if desired, by Minister and People, may, either or both of them, be read by the former alone.

I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger, and he that believeth on me shall never thirst.

If any man thirst, let him come unto me and drink, and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.

Whoso eateth my flesh and drinketh my blood hath eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day.

I am the Good Shepherd: the Good Shepherd giveth his life for the sheep.

Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you.

In the world ye shall have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.

The Minister may then say, in the name of all the Communicants, this prayer:

We do not presume to come to this thy table, () merciful Lord, trusting in our own righteousness, but in thy manifold and great mercies. We are not worthy so much as to gather up the crumbs under thy table; but thou art wholly worthy of our confidence and obedience; and we have been graciously invited and bidden thus to remember him who died for us. Receive us, therefore, O Lord; and grant us so to partake of this holy ordinance, that our minds may be impressed with gratitude and our hearts touched with love; that our sorrows may be comforted, our faith confirmed, our souls

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