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to behold and bless thy servant, please thee to comfort and reThe President of the United States, lieve them, according to their and all others in authority; and several necessities; giving them so replenish them with the grace patience under their sufferings, of thy Holy Spirit, that they may and a happy issue out of all their always incline to thy will, and afflictions: And

Amen.

walk in thy way: Endue them Jesus Christ's sake we beg for plenteously with heavenly gifts: TA General Thanksgiving. grant them in health and pros- ALMIGHTY God, Father of perity long to live; and finally, all mercies, we, thine unworafter this life, to attain everlasting thy servants, do give thee most joy and felicity, through Jesus humble and hearty thanks for all Christ our Lord. Amen. thy goodness and loving kindness A Prayer for the Clergy and People. to us, and to all men. We bless thee for our creation, preservaALMIGHTY and everlasting God, from whom cometh tion, and all the blessings of this life; but, above all, for thine inevery good and perfect gift, sendj down upon our Bishops and other estimable love in the redemption Clergy, and upon the Congrega-Christ; for the means of grace, of the world by our Lord Jesus tions committed to their charge, and for the hope of glory. And, the healthful spirit of thy grace;

sus Christ. Amen.

and, that they may truly please we beseech thee, give us that due thee, pour upon them the conti-hearts may be unfeignedly thanksense of all thy mercies, that our nual dew of thy blessing: Grant this, O Lord, for the honour of ful, and that we may show forth our Advocate and Mediator Je- thy praise, not only with our lips, but in our lives; by giving up ourselves to thy service, and by A Prayer for all Conditions of Men. walking before thee in holiness God, the Creator and Pre-and righteousness all our days, server of all mankind, we through Jesus Christ our Lord; humbly beseech thee for all sorts to whom, with thee and the Holy and conditions of men, that thou Ghost, be all honour and glory, wouldest be pleased to make thy world without end. Amen. ways known unto them, thy savTA Prayer of St. Chrysostom. ing health unto all nations. More ALMIGHTY GOD, who hast especially we pray for thy holy given us grace at this time, Church universal; that it may with one accord to make our be so guided and governed by thy common supplications unto thee; good Spirit, that all who profess and dost promise that when two and call themselves Christians, or three are gathered together in may be led into the way of truth, thy name, thou wilt grant their and hold the faith in unity of Spi- requests; fulfil now, O Lord, the rit, in the bond of peace, and in desires and petitions of thy serrighteousness of life. Finally, we vants, as may be most expedient commend to thy Fatherly good-for them; granting us in this ness, all those who are any ways world knowledge of thy truth, afflicted or distressed in mind, and in the world to come life body, or estate; that it may everlasting. Amen.

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and the fellowship of the Holy THE grace of our Lord Jesus Ghost, be with us all evermore. Christ, and the love of God, Amen.

Here endeth the order of the Evening Prayer.

THE LITANY,

Or General Supplication to be used after Morning Service, on Sundays, Wedn nesdays, and Fridays.

God, the Father of Heaven; from sin; from the crafts and ashave mercy upon us misera-saults of the devil; from thy wrath, ble sinners. and from everlasting damnation; Good Lord, deliver us.

From all blindness of heart; from pride, vain-glory, and hypocrisy; from envy, hatred, and malice, and all uncharitableness;

O God, the Father of Heaven; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O God, the Son, Redeemer of the world; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O God, the Son, Redeemer of the world; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

Good Lord, deliver us.

From all inordinate and sinful affections; and from all the deO God, the Holy Ghost, pro-ceits of the world, the flesh, and ceeding from the Father and the the devil; Son; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

Good Lord, deliver us.

From lightning and tempest; O God, the Holy Ghost, pro-from plague, pestilence, and faceeding from the Father and the mine; from battle and murder, Son; have mercy upon us mise-and from sudden death; rable sinners. Good Lord, deliver us.

O holy, blessed, and glorious From all sedition, privy conTrinity, three persons and one spiracy, and rebellion; from all God; have mercy upon us mise- false doctrine, heresy, and schism; rable sinners. from hardness of heart, and contempt of thy Word and Commandment;

Good Lord, deliver us.

O holy, blessed, and glorious Trinity, three persons and one God; have mercy upon us misera ble sinners.

By the mystery of thy holy InRemember not, Lord, our of- carnation; by thy holy Nativity fences, nor the offences of our and Circumcision; by thy Bapfore-fathers; neither take thou tism, Fasting, and Temptation; vengeance of our sins: spare us, Good Lord, deliver us.

good Lord, spare thy people, By thine Agony and bloody whom thou hast redeemed with Sweat; by thy Cross and Passion; thy most precious blood, and be by thy precious Death and Bunot angry with us for ever. rial; by thy glorious ResurrecSpare us, good Lord. tion and Ascension; and by the From all evil and mischief; coming of the Holy Ghost;

Good Lord, deliver us. tion, and to bring forth the fruits In all time of our tribulation; of the Spirit; in all time of our prosperity; in the hour of death, and in the day Lord. of judgment;

We beseech thee to hear us, good

That it may please thee to bring into the way of truth, all such as have erred, and are deceived; We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

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;

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That it may please thee to strengthen such as do stand, and

Lord.

We beseech thee to hear us, good to comfort and help the weakhearted, and to raise up those That it may please thee to bless who fall, and finally to beat down and preserve all Christian Rulers Satan under our feet; and Magistrates; giving them grace to execute justice, and to Lord. maintain truth;

We beseech thee to hear us, good

That it may please thee to sucWe beseech thee to hear us, good cour, help, and comfort all who Lord. are in danger, necessity, and tri

We beseech thee to hear us, good

That it may please thee to illu-bulation; minate all Bishops, Priests, and Deacons, with true knowledge Lord. and understanding of thy word; That it may please thee to preand that both by their preaching serve all who travel by land or by and living they may set it forth, water, all women in the perils of and show it accordingly; child-birth, all sick persons, and We beseech thee to hear us, good young children, and to show thy Lord. pity upon all prisoners and captives;

We beseech thee to hear us, good

That it may please thee to bless and keep all thy people;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord. Lord.

That it may please thee to That it may please thee to give defend, and provide for, the fato all nations unity, peace, and therless children, and widows, concord; and all who are desolate and oppressed;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

We beseech thee to hear us, good

That it may please thee to give

Lord.

us an heart to love and fear thee, That it may please thee to have and diligently to live after thy Commandments;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.

mercy upon all men;

We beseech thee to hear us, good

Lord.

That it may please thee to forgive That it may please thee to give our enemies, persecutors, and to all thy people increase of slanderers, and to turn their hearts; grace, to hear meekly thy Word, We beseech thee to hear us, good and to receive it with pure affec-Lord.

Min. O Lord, deal not with us according to our sins.

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;

Ans. Neither reward us accord ing to our iniquities. I Let us pray.

We beseech thee to hear us, good| Lord. O God, merciful Father, who That it may please thee to give despiseth not the sighing of us true repentance, to forgive us a contrite heart, nor the desire of all our sins, negligences, and ig-such as are sorrowful; mercifully norances, and to endue us with assist our prayers which we make the grace of thy Holy Spirit, to before thee in all our troubles amend our lives according to thy and adversities, whensoever they Holy Word; oppress us; and graciously hear We beseech thee to hear us, good us, that those evils which the Lord. craft and subtilty of the devil or man worketh against us, may, by thy good providence, be brought to nought; that we, thy servants, being hurt by no persecutions, may evermore give thanks unto thee in thy holy Church, through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Son of God, we beseech thee to hear us.

Son of God, we beseech thee to hear us.

O Lamb of God, who takest away the sins of the world;

Grant us thy peace.

O Lamb of God, who takest away the sins of the world;

Have mercy upon us.

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O Lord, arise, help us, and deliver us, for thy name's sake. O God, we have heard with our

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The Minister may, at his discretion,

omit all that follows, to the Prayer,clared unto us, the noble works "We humbly beseech thee, O Father,

that thou didst in their days, and in the old time before them.

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[O Christ, hear us.
O Christ, hear us.

Lord, have mercy upon us.
Lord, have mercy upon us.
Christ, have mercy upon us.
Christ, have mercy upon us.
Lord, have mercy upon us.
Lord, have mercy upon us.
Then shall the Minister, and the Peo-
ple with him, say the Lord's Prayer.

OUR Father, who art in Hea-
ven, Hallowed be thy Name;
Thy Kingdom come; Thy Will
be done on Earth, as it is in Hea-of our hearts.
ven; Give us this day our daily
bread; And forgive us our tres-people.
passes, as we forgive those who
trespass against us; And lead us our prayers.
not into temptation; But deliver
us from evil. Amen.

O Lord, arise, help us, and deliver us, for thine honour.

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost;

Ans. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.

From our enemies defend us, O Christ.

Graciously look upon our afflictions.

With pity behold the sorrows

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Mercifully forgive the sins of thy

Favourably with mercy hear

O Son of David, have mercy upon us.

Both now and ever, vouchsafe and for the hope of glory. And, to hear us, O Christ. we beseech thee, give us that due Graciously hear us, O Christ; sense of all thy mercies, that our graciously hear us, O Lord Christ. hearts may be unfeignedly thankMin. O Lord, let thy mercy be ful, and that we may show forth showed upon us; thy praise, not only with our lips, Ans. As we do put our trust in but in our lives; by giving up thee.] ourselves to thy service, and by walking before thee in holiness

Let us pray.

WE humbly beseech thee, O and righteousness all our days, Father, mercifully to look through Jesus Christ our Lord; upon our infirmities; and, for the to whom, with thee and the Holy glory of thy name, turn from us Ghost, be all honour and glory, all those evils that we most justly world without end. Amen. have deserved; and grant that,

in all our troubles, we may put A Prayer of St. Chrysostom. our whole trust and confidence in ALMIGHTY God, who hast thy mercy; and evermore serve given us grace at this time, thee in holiness and pureness of with one accord to make our living, to thy honour and glory; and dost promise that when two common supplications unto thee; through our only Mediator and Advocate, Jesus Christ our Lord. or three are gathered together in Amen. thy name, thou wilt grant their requests; fulfil now, O Lord, the ALMIGHTY God, Father of desires and petitions of thy serall mercies, we, thine unwor-vants, as may be most expedient thy servants, do give thee most for them; granting us in this humble and hearty thanks for all world knowledge of thy truth, thy goodness and loving kindness and in the world to come life to us, and to all men. We bless everlasting. Amen.

TA General Thanksgiving.

thee for our creation, preserva

2 Cor. xiii. 14.

tion, and all the blessings of this THE grace of our Lord Jesus life; but, above all, for thine in- Christ, and the love of God, estimable love in the redemption and the fellowship of the Holy of the world by our Lord Jesus Ghost, be with us all evermore. Christ; for the means of grace, Amen.

Here endeth the Litany.

PRAYERS AND THANKSGIVINGS

UPON SEVERAL OCCASIONS,

To be used before the two final Prayers of Morning and Evening Service

PRAYER S.

A Prayer for Congress, to be used People of these United States in during their Session. general, so especially for their MOST gracious God, we hum-Senate and Representatives in bly beseech thee, as for the Congress assembled; that thou

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