Old wells re-opened; a manual of devotion from forgotten sources: ed. by M. Dods
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Page 108 - O ALMIGHTY God, who alone canst order the unruly wills and affections of sinful men ; Grant unto Thy people, that they may love the thing which Thou commandest, and desire that which Thou dost 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; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Page 50 - ... seek Thy honour and glory : and that we, and all her subjects (duly considering whose authority she hath), may faithfully serve, honour, and humbly obey her, in Thee, and for Thee, according to Thy blessed Word and ordinance ; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with Thee and the Holy Ghost liveth and reigneth, ever one God, world without end. Amen.
Page 94 - Spirit ever be with them, and so lead them in the knowledge and obedience of thy word, that in the end they may obtain everlasting life, through our Lord Jesus Christ, who with thee and the holy Ghost liveth and reigneth ever one God world without end. Amen.
Page 96 - And above all things ye must give most humble and hearty thanks to God the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, for the redemption of the world by the death and passion of our Saviour Christ, both God and man; who did humble himself, even to the death upon the cross, for us miserable sinners, who lay in darkness and the shadow of death : that he might make us the children of God, and exalt us to everlasting life.
Page 3 - Prevent, we beseech thee, O Lord, our actions by thy holy inspirations, and carry them on by thy gracious assistance ; that every prayer and work of ours may begin always from thee, and by thee be happily ended.
Page 49 - Infant, that he, being born again, and being made heir of everlasting salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, may continue thy servant, and attain thy promise, through the same our Lord Jesus Christ thy Son, who liveth and reigneth with thee in the unity of the same Holy Spirit everlastingly.
Page 70 - Come love ! Come LORD ! & that long day For which I languish, come away. When this dry soul those eyes shall see, And drink the unseal'd sourse of thee. When Glory's sun faith's shades shall chase, And for thy veil give me thy FACE.
Page 81 - Here I repent and sin again ; Now I revive, and now am slain ; Slain with the same unhappy dart Which, oh ! too often wounds my heart.
Page 10 - Him who died for our sins, and rose again for our justification, and now liveth and reigneth with Thee and the Holy Ghost, one God world without end.
Page 53 - Thee ? Thy bounty gives us all we have, And we thy gifts abuse ; . Thy bounty gives us e'en Thyself, And we Thyself refuse.