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For the Catechism.

Begin with Singing one of the Staves of the CXIXth Psalm.'

Afterwards the following Prayer is rends which may serve also for the Catechising* of the Week before the C&mmunion.

LORD God, and our Father, since we arc met together in thi» Holy Place, \jo continue to fantlifie tint thy Day, and partiatlarly} to be instructed in the chief Pointsx>f the Christian Religion. We give Thee Thanks for having communicated to us the Light of thy Gospel, and for having made known to us, by Jesus Christ thy Son,, the Way that leads to everlasting Life. We beseech Thee. also, to bless this Exercise of Piety, and to give to all this fhhU to People, but chiefly to the Youth of this ChurchjO"* to these h ftid whm Catechumens "\ the Disposition and Capacity necessary to tbtrtartsny. profit by these Instructions. Thou hast caus'd these Children to be born in thy Church, they have been devoted 'to Thee by Baptism \ Thou art their Father, and their God -.Vouchsafe, O Lord,to give them thy Blessing, for the Love of thy Son, who bless'd those Children that were brought to Him, and who pray'd for them. Give them Grace to learn betimes to love and fear Thee. Let these Instructions serve not only to enlighten their- Minds, but also to sanctifie their Hearts, and to be the Rule of their Behaviour, to the End that they may enter from the Beginning of their Life, into the Way of • Piety, and by that means arrive to the Glory of thy heavenly Kingdom. Give the Fathers and Mothers Grace to train up their Children under thy Discipline. Bless all the Familiesof this Church • , Sanctifie the Young People : Give thy Knowledge and thy Fear to the Servants and other Domesticks. Grant also, Lord, that all we, both Young andl Old, of what State and Condition soever we be, may be advanced in i Faith, and in Piety, proportionably to our increasing in Age: Make us all Children in Innocence and in Humility, and grant that the Knowledge which Thou hast given- us, and the Glory that we wait for, may induce us to love Thee, and to live in the good Works that Thou hast ordain'd, to the End that we may walk in them. Hear us for the Love of Jesus Christ^who has taught us to pray, faying::


8 Jw* the C H T E C H I S M.

OU R Father which art in Heaven: Hallowed be Thy Name; Thy Kingdom come. Thy Will be done in Earth, as it is in Heaven. Give us this Day our daily Bread: And forgive us our Trespasses, as we forgive them that trespass against us. And lead us not into Temptation, but deliver us from Evil. For Thine is the Kingdom, the Power, and the Glory, for ever and ever. Ametu

After she Catechisin, the Blefiwg itglvetu

TH E Grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Blessing of God, and the Fellowship of the Holy Ghost, be with us all. Amen.


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UR Help is in the-NamY of the Lord• , who hath made
Heaven and Earth. Amen-

i/wf follows the Confession of Sins, as in the Morning


Before the Sermon. ..• v ;"•-. .;•. •• ' :t ;-. ^ir.^ ?rit tot YJTt-'rJnjsCj Jbnt <i? \.f:, \ Lord, since we are here met in thy Name * to hear and mef ditate upon thy holy Word, which Thou hast given us to be a Lamp to our Feet, and a Light to our Paths; we beseech Thee with all our Heart, and for the Love of Jesus Christ, who is the Light of the World, to enlighten our Understanding, and to give us thy Holy Spirit, which may lead us into the Knowledge of the Truth, and Jjanctisie uSr Give us Grace to hearken diligently to thy Word, to comprehend the Meaning of it well, and to conform our Life to the Instructions therein given• , to the End that what we shall hear, may 'Xurn to the Glory of thy Name, to our Advancement in Piety, to the Gqmfort and Salvation of our SoulSj thro' Jesus Christ our Lord, f In . wJnose Name we call upon Thee, faying:

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fcf The'Svhidaj' on which Notice 'is given of the Sacrament, the Frajur '.'-'' appointed for the Communton-Sefvice,Fage 3, is to be here read.

And fince, O God, &c . '' \ '."' C" .' Sunday

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* On Christmas Dps: Tt> celebrate the Remembrance of the Birth of Jesus Christ our Lord; and to, Q-c. M r! met i,tt- i

Or Ascension Day: To celebrate the Remembrance of the glorious Ascension of Jesus Christ our Lord; and ro,i&cv

Tht Saturday fuming tefire the Holy Sacrament : To prepare our selves for the Communion of the Holy Supper, to which we are call'd to Morrow; and to, ire.

The Sunday Snitniagvftbe\Gmm*nhn : To give Thee Thanks for having been admitted this Pay to the Communion of the Holy Supper; and to, &c. '• The tasting. fV'tkf kerimiitig the Sunday tffirt,; To diiposc our selves to an extrapr binary HumiliaTiori-isi thy Presence, wjyjft•. we are'celebrating the'Publiek Fast, i*nd to, &e.

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io Tor S u N vf *>y) E V E N I N G.

Sunday Evening after Sermon.

. ^""IRfiATCod, Tc present ourselves again before thy Majesty, to V_X return Thee Thanks for the Happiness we have had of meeting in thy House this Holy Day. to render Thee the Service which is due to Thee, and to hear thy Word. We acknowledge that it is of thy great Goodness that we enjoy these precious Advantages, of which so many oj:hcr People are deprived: For, O God, we have finned against Thee, we have offended Thee hy our Ingratitude, and by abusing the Liberty that Thou hast granted us of serving Thee publickly, so that we have but too much deserv'd that Thou shouldest remove thy Candle

'-stick from amongst Hs. O God, we adore thy MerW end Support, and we pray Thee, in the Name of Jcsos Christ, to have Companion on us, and to sanctifie us more and more, to the end that *K>4fcay serve Thee with a new "Zeal all the Bays of our Life.

Hear, O Lord, the Prayers which have been ofter'd up to Thee this Day, for the Salvation of all Mankind \ for Kings, Princes, and Magistrates, and particularly for the sacred Person of our,Sovereign Lord the King,'for the OjreeaVfot'the Prince Royal,' for Che Princessliis Consorts and for'the iPrinfce and Princess their Children, for all the Royal Family,- for' ttie Conrtt of Warttmberv, Hereditary Govemaur General, and for all that are in Authority within this State. Receive The Supplications tshat we have made, and that we do again make to Thee,'for the Peace, and for another the Wants of thy Church \ and above all/.for pheChutdv of wWch we are Members^'for rhe Pastors 'SndMkiisU-rs of-thy Wordj for the entire EffaWtihmeht of thvK:in#

''doni^fcr the Conversion of Sinners, for:rhe Perseverance Of the Just, for those Who-are persecuted for thereof Troth and Holintss, and for all Persons'that are afflicted in Body and in Mind, or in a.ny other manner, among which we recommend to Thee those that are Members of this Church. j--':"-{ •..jQ

We continue also to offer Thee our Vows for the Prosperity of our

.Country, and to beseech Thee to .preserve -us. from the Dangers and!

Temptations which may. threaten us. Grant us, O merciful Fatherx

all these Favours', and all others of which we may stand in need.

Accept the Worship which we have paid Thee this-Day. Hear all

_thofc that have call'd, and that do call ^pon Thee wkh_aJl ihejr Heavtj wheresoever; tu.§y may:1bje. Q- God% bless. tWteftructwsire of thy Word, and the F.xhortations which Thou hast-- caas d~ us to hear thvs "Day % i<he Winlstfy of-fl^'SerVam^'W tfte:did that theyinay incline, our Hearts jo thy Loye,^and*o t.tjy'J!eat^ that we'hiay .serve Tlice with Faithfalntfs evsn £(>i«e Death$':,ami that being icupiWd by the Means and Opportunities of Salvation which Thon hast offer'd to us during the Course of this-i.Me„ we may be received into the

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