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especially I pray that thou wilt inspire the universal church with the spirit of truth, unity, and concord, that all who profefs and call themselves Christians may be led in the way of truth, and hold the faith in unity of spirit, in the bond of peace, and in righteousness of life. Finally, I molt humbly:beseech thee of thy good goodness, O Lord, to comfort and succour all them who in this tranfi: tory life are in trouble, sorrow, need, fickness, or under any other affliction, or distress in mind, body, or eftate, that-it please thee to comfort and relieve them according to theirí several necessities, giving them patience under their sufferings, and a happy issue out of all their afflictions; and this I beg for Christ's fake. Amen.
1 I thy unworthy servant do give thee most humble and hearty thanks for all thy goodness and loving-kindness to me and to all mankind. I bless thee for my creation, preservation, and all the blessings of this life; and for all thy servants, departed this life in thy faith and fear; be: feeching thee to give me grace so to follow their good example, that with them
I may be a partaker of thy kingdom ; but above all, I bless thee for thine. inestimable love in the redemption of the world by our Lord Jesus Chrift; for the means of grace, and for the hope of glory. : And I beseech thee, give me that due fenfe of all thy mercies, that my heart may be unfeignedly thankful, and that I may show forth thy praise, not only with my lips, but in my life, by giving up myself to thy service, and by walking before thee in holiness and righteousness all my days, through Jesus Chrift our Lord; to whom with thee and the Holy Ghost, be all honour and glory, world without end. Amen.
From the Office of TUOMAS WILSON and SONS: • High-Ousegate, Yorkshi