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unto thy people, that they may love that which thou commandest, and desire that which thou doft promise; that so, among the sundry and manifold changes of the world, our hearts may surely there be fixed where true joys are to be found, at thy right hand for evermore. Amen.

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GOD who didft send thy

Son Jesus Christ to destroy the works of the devil, and make us the sons of God, and heirs of eternal life; Grant, we beseech thee, that we, having this hope, may purify ourselves even as he is pure; that when he shall appear again with power and great glory, we may be made like unto him, and be admitted to reign with him in thy heavenly kingdom. Amen.


The second Colleet at Evening

GOD, from whom all holy

defires, all good counsels, and all just works" do proceed; Give unto thy servants that peace which the world cannot give, that both our hearts


be set to obey thy commandments, and also that by thee we being defended from the fear of our enemies, may pass our time in rest and quietness, through thy merciful aid in Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

The third Collečt for aid against

all perils. GOD, the protector of all

that trust in thee, with whom there is no shadow of darkness; defend us, we beseech thee, from all the dangers and evil ac



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cidents of the approaching night, and keep us by thy watchful providence in peace and safety, now and for ever. Amen.

Then ball follow the prayers for cu the King, Royal Family, Clergy, ci and all conditions of men; or instead of them, the prayer for the churcă militant; at the discretion of the Minister.


A Prayer for the King.
LORD, our heavenly Fa-

ther, high and mighty, king of kings, lord of lords, the supreme ruler of princes, who dost from thy throne behold all the dwellers

upon earth; most heartily we beseech thee, with thy favour to behold our most gracious sovereign lord king George; and so replenish him with the grace of

thy thy holy Spirit, that he may alway incline to thy will, and walk in thy way: Endue him plenteously with heavenly gifts; grant him in health and happiness long to live; prosper all his righteous undertakings against his enemies; and, after this life, may he attain everlasting joy and felicity through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.


A Prayer for the Royal Family.

LMIGHTÝ God, the four

tain of all goodness, we humbly beseech thee to bless our gracious Queen Charlotte, his royal highness George Prince of Wales, and all the royal family; Endue them with thy holy Spirit, enrich them with thy heavenly grace, prosper them with all happiness, and bring them to thine

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everlasting kingdom, which thou haft given us by Christ Jesus our Lord. Amen.

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for the Clergy and People. LMIGHTY and everlasting

God, who art the author of every good and perfect gift; send down upon all Bishops and Ministers of thy word, and upon all congregations committed to their charge, the needful Spirit of thy grace. And that they may truly please thee, pour upon the continual dew of thy blessing. This, O Lord, we humbly ask in the name of thy Son, our Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen.


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