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earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust: all those thy servants, wbo, having
looking for the general resurrec- tinished their course in faith, do
tion in the last Day, and the life now rest from their Jabours. And
of the World to come, through we heseech thee, that we, with all
our Lord Jesus Christ ; at whose those who are departed in the true
second coming in glorious Ma- iaith of thy holy name, may have
jesty to judge the World, the our perfect consummation and
Earth and the Sea shall give up bliss, both in body and soul, in
their Dead; and the corruptible thy eternal and everlasting glory,
Bodies of those who sleep in him through Jesus Christ our Lord,
shall be changed, and made like.Amen.
unto his own glorious Body; ac- Merciful God, the Father of
cording to the mighty working our Lord Jesus Christ, who is
whereby he is able to subdue all the resurrection and the life ; in
things unto himself.

whom whosoever believeth, shall T Then shall be said, or sung, live, though he die; and whosoever I

Heard a voice from heaven, liveth and believeth in him, shall

saying unto me, Write, from not die eternally; who also hatla benceforth blessed are the dead taught us, by his holy Apostle St. who die in the Lord; even so saith Paul, not to be sorry, as men the Spirit; for they rest from without hope, for those who sleep their labours. Rev. xiv. 13.

in him ; we humbly beseech thee, 1 Then the Minister shall say the Lord's O Father, to raise us from the

OUR Father, who art in Hea- death of sin unto the life of righ-

ven, Hallowed be thy Name; teousness; that when we shall deThy Kingdom come; 'Thy Will part this life, we may rest in him; be done on Earth, as it is in Hea- and that at the general resurrecven : Give us this day our daily found acceptable in thy sight; and

tion in the last day, we may be bread; And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who receive that blessing, which thy trespass against us ; And lead us well-beloved Son shall then pro not into temptation ; But deliver nounce to all who love and fear Ds from evil. Amen.

thee, saying, Come, ye blessed

children of my Father, receive the I Then the Minister shall say one or both of the following Prayers at hie disore. kingdom prepared for you from

the beginning of the world: Grant ALMIGHTY God, with whom this, we beseech thee, O merciful

do live the spirits of those who Father. through Jesus Christ our depart bence in the Lord ; and Mediator and Redeemer. Amen. with whom the souls of the faith- THE grace of our Lord Jesus ful, after they are delivered from Christ, and the love of God, the burden of the flesh, are in joy and the fellowship of the Holy and felicity ; we give thee hearty Ghost, be with us all evermore. thanks for the good examples of Amen.


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The Thanksgiving of Women after Child-Birth,


THE CHURCHING OF WOMEN. ! This Service, or the concluding Prayer alone, as it stanils among the Occasioncul

Prayers and Thanksgivings, may be used at the discretion of the Minister. 1 The Woman, at the usual Time after her Delivery, shall come into the Church de

cently apparilled, and there shall kneel down in some convenierst place, as hath been accustomed, or as the Ordinary shall direct: And then the Priest shell say unto her, FORASMUCH as it liath pleased Lord's Prayer may be omitted, if this be Almighty God, of his good


Prayer. ness, to give you safe deliverance, and to preserve you in the great OUR Father, who art in Hea.. danger of child-birth ; you shall

ven, Hallowed be thy Name; therefore give hearty thanks unto Thy Kingdom come ; Thy Will God, and say,

be done on Earth, as it is in Hea I Then shall the Minister say the follow

ven; Give us this day our daily ing Hym, taken from the 16th Psalm. bread; And forgive us our tresDilexi, quoniam.

passes, as we forgive those who I Am well pleased that the Lord trespass against us; And lead us

hath heard the voice of my not into temptation ; But deliver prayer;

us from evil. Amen. That he hath inclined his ear

Min. O Lord, save this woman unto me: Therefore will I call thy servant : upon him as long as I live. Ans. Who putteth her trust in

I found trouble and heaviness, thee. and I called upon the name of the Min. Be thou to her a strong Lord : O Lord, I beseech thee, jtower, deliver my soul.

Ans. From the face of herenemy Gracicus is the Lord, and righ

Min. Lord, hear our prayer; teous ; yea, our God is merciiul. sins. And let our cry come unto

What reward shall I give unto thee. the Lord, for all the benefits that

Min. Let us pray. he hath done unto ine? O Alaughty God. we give thee I will receive thecup of salvation;

bunible thanks for that thou and call upon the name of the Lord. hast been graciously pleased to

I will pay my vows now in the preserve, through the great pain presence of all his people; in the and peril of child-birth, this wocourts of the Lord's house, evea man thy servant, who desires now in the inidst of thee, 0 Jerusalem. to offer her praises and thanksgiv. Praise the Lord.

ings unto thee. Grant, wo beseech Glory be to the Father, and to thee, most merciful Father, that the Son, and to the Holy Ghost she, through thy bely; may both

As it was in the beginning is faithfully live, and walk according now, and ever shall be, world to thy will in this life present, and without end. Amen.

also may be partakerofeveriasting T1 Then shall th: Minister say the Lord's glory in the life to come through

Prayer, with what follows: But the Jesus Cbrist our Lord. Amen. at The Wamun that cometh to give ie: thanks, must of it accustomedfferings,

which shill ke upplied by the Minis er and the Church-Werdens to the reliej of distressed BV uren in Child-bed: And if there be a Communion, it is convenicas

af she receive the Holy Communion.


1 The Morning and Evening Service to be used daily at Sea, shall bo the same

which is appointed in the Book of Common Prayer. I These two following Prayers may be waves of the sea, and who stillest also used in Ships of War.

the rage thereof; we, thy creaEternal Lord God, who alone tures, but miserable sinners, do

spreadest out the heavens, and in this our great distress cry unto ruiest the raging of the sea; who thee for help: Save, Lord, or else hast compassed the waters with we perish. We confess when we bounds, until day and night eome bave been safe, and seen all things to an end; be pleased to receive quiet about us, we have forgotinto thy Almighty and most gra- ten thee our God, and refused to cious protection, the persons of hearken to the still voice of thy us thy servants, and the fleet (or word, and to obey thy commandship] in which we serve. Pre-Iments: But now we see how terserve us from the dangers of the rible thou art in all thy works of sea, and from the violence of the wonder; the great God to be enemy; that we may be a safe- feared above all, and therefore guard unto the United States of we adore thy Divine Majesty, acAmerica, and a security for such knowledging thy power, and imas pass on the seas upon their law-ploring thy goodness. Help, Lord, ful occasions; tbat the inhabitants and save us for thy mercies sake, of our land may in peace and in Jesus Christ thy Son our quietness serve thee our God; Lord. Amen. and that we may return in safety to enjoy the blessings of the land, O Most glorious and gracious with the fruits of our labour; and, Lord God, who dwellest in with a thankful remembrance of heaven, but beholdest all things thy mercies, to praise and glorify below ; look down, we beseech thy holy name, through Jesus thee, and hear us, calling out of Christ our Lord. Amen. the depth of misery, and out of The Collect.

the jaws of this death, which is DIRECT us, O Lord, in all our now ready to swallow us up:

doings, with thy most gracious Save, Lord, or else we perish. favour, and further us with thy The living, the living shall praise continnal help; that in all our thee. O send thy word of comworks begun,continued, and end- mand to rebuke the raging Winds, edin thee, we may glorify thy holy and the roaring Sea, that we, name; and finally by thy mercy being delivered from this distress, obtain everlasting life, through may live to serve thee, and to Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. glorify thy name all the days of

I Prayers to be used in Storms at Sea. Jour life. Hear, Lord, and save O Most powerful and glorious us, for the infinite merits of our

Lord God,at whose command blessed Saviour, thy Son our the winds blow, and lift up the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

T Or this.

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1 The Prayer to be said before a Fight| O suffer us not to sink under at Sea against any Enemy.

the weight of our sins, or the vioO Most powerful and glorious

llence of the enemy. Lord God, the Lord of hosts, that rulest and commandest all liver us, for thy name's sake.

O Lord, arise, help us, and dethings; thou sittest in the throne judging right : And therefore we I Short Prayers in respect of a Storm. make our address to thy Divine 'T HOU, O Lord, who stillest the Majesty, in this our necessity, that

raging of the sea, hear, hear thou wouldest take the cause ints us, and save us, that we perish not.

O blessed Saviour, who didst thine own hand, and judge between us and our enemies. Stir save thy disciples ready to perish up thy strength, O Lord, and in a storm; hear us, and save us, come and help us; for thou givest

we beseech thee. not alway the battle to the strong,

Lord, have mercy upon us.

Christ, have mercy upon us. but canst save by many or by few. Olet not our sins now cry against Lord, bave mercy upon us.

O Lord, hear us. us for vengeance; but hear us thy poor servants begging mercy, and

O Christ, hear us. imploring thy help, and that thou

God the Father, God the Son, wouldest be a defence unto us

God the Holy Ghost, have mercy against the face of the enemy :

upon us, säve us now and ever. Make it appear that thou art our

more. Amen. Saviour and mighty Deliverer, OUR Father, who art in Hea. through Jesus Christ our Lord.

ven, Hallowed be thy Name; Amen.

Thy Kingdom come; Thy Will T Short Prayers for single Persóns, who be done on Earth, as it is in Hea

cannot meet to join in Prayer with ven; Give us this day our daily others, by reason of the Fight or Storm. bread; And forgive us our tres

'T General Prayers. Lo ORD be merciful to us sinners, passes, as we forgive those who

and save us for thy mercies trespass against us; And lead us sake.

not into temptation ; But deliver Thou art the great God, who us from evil. Amen. hast made and rulest all things:

When there shall be imminent danger,

as many els can be spared from necesO deliver us for thy name's sake. sary service in the ship shall be called

Thou art the great God to be together, and make an humble Confesfeared above all : 0 save us, that

sion of their sins to God: in which every

one ought seriously to reflect upon those we may praise thee.

particular sins, of which his conscience Special Prayers with respect to the

shall aucuse him, saying as followeth : Enemy.

The Confession. THOU, O Lord, art just and ALMIGHTY God, Father of

powerful : 0 defend our cause our Lord Jesus Christ, Ma. against the face of the enemy. ker of all things, Judge of all

O God, thou art a strong tower men; we acknowledge and bewail of defence to all who fly unto our manifold sins and wickedness, thee: O save us from the violence wbich we from time to time most

grievously have committed, by O Lord of Hosts, fight for us ; thought, word, and deed, against that we may glorify thee. Ithy Divino Majesty, provoking

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nost justly thy wrath and indig-sever ; his eyes behold the people;
nation against us. We do earnest. and such as will not believe,
ly repent, and are heartily sorry shall not be able to exalt them-
for these our misdoings; the re- selves.
membrance of them is grievous O praise our God. ye people;
unto us; the burden of them is and make the voice of bis praise
intolerable. Have mercy upon to be heard;
us, have mercy upon us, most Who holdeth our soul in life;
merciful Father: For thy San our and suffereth not our feet to slip.
Lord Jesus Christ's sake, forgive For thou, O God, bast proved
us all that is past; and grant, that us: thou also hast tried us, like
we may ever hereafter serve and as silver is tried.
please thee in newness of life, to Thou broughtest us into the
the honour and glory of thy name, snare ; and laidest trouble upon
through Jesus Christ our Lord. our loins.

I will go into thine house with 1 T'hen shall the Minister, if there be burnt-offerings; and will pathee

any in the ship, say, ALMIGHTY God, our hea. my vows which I promised with venly Father, who, of his my lips, and spake with my mouth,

when I was in trou'vle. great mercy, hath promised for

O come bither, and hearken, giveness of sins to all those who all ye that fear God; and I will with hearty repentance and true faith turn unto him; have

tell you what he haih done for mercy upon you; pardon and de- my soul.

I called unto him with my liver you from all your sins; con

mouth; firm and strengthen you in all

and gave him praises gooduess, and bring you to ever

with my tongue.

If I incline unto wickedness lasting life, through Jesus Christ with mine heart,, the Lord will our Lord. Amen.

not hear me. I Thanksgiving after a Storm.

Psalm 66. Jubilate Deo. But God bath beard me; and O Be joyful in God, all ye lands; considered the

voice of iny prayer

. sing praises unto the honour Praised be God, who hath not of his name; make his praise to cast ont my prayer, nor turned be glorious.

his mercy from me. Say unto God. O how wonder- Glory be to the Father, and to : ful art thou in thy works ; through the Son, and to the Holy Ghost;

the greatness of thy power shall As it was in the beginning, is thine enemies be found liars unto now, and ever shall be, world tbee.

without end. Amen. For all the world shall worship Psalm 107. Confitemini Domino. thee, sing of thee, and praise thy O That men would praise the

Lord for his goodness; and O come hither, and behold the declare the wonders that he doworks of God; how wonderful eth for the children of men! he is in his doings towards the That they would offer unto him children of men !

the sacrifice of thanksgiving; and He ruleth with his power for tell out his works with gladness!


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