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For such as are under Temptation or Tribulation.
COLLECT. Deus, qui.
not the death of the finner: we humbly befeech thy divine majesty to defend, with thy heavenly grace, thy fervants, who trust in thy mercy; and preserve them by thy continual protection; that they may always faithfully serve thee, and by ne temptation be ever separated from thee. Thro'
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power of these facred mysteries, from our own guilt, and forgive thy fervants all their fins. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Purificent. MAY the mysteries we have received purify us,
, vants from all sin ; that those, who are opprefled with a guilty conscience, may rejoice in the fulness of thy heavenly remedy. Thro'.
Against Evil Thoughts, COLLECT. Omnipotens. Almighty and most merciful God, regard in
thy goodness our prayers, and free our hearts from the difturbance of all perverse and evil thoughts, that we may become a fit abode for thy holy spirit. Thro'...in the unity of the fame,
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vation; that thou wouldīt cleanse our hearts from all unclean thoughts, and preserve them unhurt; and enlighten them by the grace of thy holy Spirit. Thro'...in the unity of the same.
POSTCOMMUNION. Deus, qui. O
into this world, enlighten, we beseeca thee, VOL. II.
our hearts with the light of thy grace; that we may always entertain such thoughts as are worthy of, and pleasing to, thy divine majesty, and sincerely love thee. Thro'.
To beg Continency.
COLLECT. Ure. NAame, O Lord, our reins and hearts with the
fire of thy holy spirit ; that we may serve thee with a chaste body, and please thee with a pure mind. Thro'...in the unity of the same.
and that we may offer thee this sacrifice of praise with perfect liberty, and a pure mind, grant us again, what thou didnt formerly bestow upon us; and save us by pardon, whom thou vouchsafedit to save by grace. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Domine. O , us :
may our mind and body flourish again in perfect purity, and a renewal of chastity; that by this sacrifice, which we have offered to thy majesty, we may be freed from all temptations. Thro'.
to the humble, grant us the virtue of true humility, of which Christ was the perfect pattern; that so we may never provoke thy anger by our pride; but, being sensible of our own nothingness, may be filled with the riches of thy grace. Thro' the same.
AY this sacrifice, O Lord, obtain for us the
grace of true humility : and take from our hearts the concupiscence of the flesh and of the
eyes, and all worldly ambition : that by a sober, just, and pious life, we may arrive at eternal rewards. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Hujus, Domine. MAY
AY the receiving of this sacrament, O Lord,
wah away the stains of our fins; and by the practice of humility bring us to thy heavenly kingdom. Thro'.
by the patient sufferings of thy only Son: grant, we beseech thee, we may be truly mindful of what he so charitably endured for us, and by his example bear all adversities with a patient and undisturbed mind. Thro' the fame.
SECRET. MErcifully receive, O Lord, the gifts we offer;
which we with devotion present to thy majesty, that thou wouldst grant us the gift of patience. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Mysteria. МА
AY the sacred mysteries we have received, o
Lord, restore us the favour we have loft; and procure for us the gift of patience, and protect us under all misfortunes. Thro'.
For Charity. COLLECT. Deus, qui. O
God, who turneft all things to the advantage
of those that love thee; quicken in our hearts a lasting and lively affection of thy love ; that such defires, as are inspired by thee, may never be defeated by the affaults of any temptation. Thro'.
SECRET. O God, who renewest, us to thy image both by
these mysteries and thy precepts ; perfect our steps in thy ways, that we may truly obtain, by this facrifice we have offered, that gift of charity, which thou hast made us hope for. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Saneti. MAY the grace of the Holy Ghost, O Lord,
enlighen our hears : and abundantly refresh them with the sweetness of perfect charity. Thro'... in the unity of the same.
For Devout Friends.
COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who, by thy grace, haft enriched the hearts
of all thy faithful with the gifts of the Holy Ghost: grant to such thy servants, in whose behalf we address thy mercy, health both of body and soul: that they may love thee with all their strength, and perform thy will with perfect charity. Thro'... in the unity of the fame.
AVE mercy, O Lord, on such of thy servants,
for whom we offer this facrifice of praise to thy majesty: that by these mysteries they may obtain the grace of thy heavenly blessing, and the glory of eternal happiness. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Divina. Having offered these divine mysteries, we beseech
thee, O Lord, that this holy sacrament may procure them peace and prosperity, for whom we have offered it to thy majesty. Thro'.
For Enemies. COLLECT. Deus pacis. O
God of peace, the lover and preserver of cha
rity; grant to all our enemies peace and true charity : forgive them all their fins, and, by thy power, deliver us from all their wicked designs. Thro'.
SECRET. BE appeased, O Lord, with the sacrifice we offer,
and mercifully deliver us from our enemies, and grant them the pardon of all their fins. Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION. Hec nos. MAY this communion, O Lord, free us from
our sins: and deliver us from the snares of our enemies. Thro'. For such as are in Prison or in Captivity.
COLLECT. Deus, qui. 0 God, who didst deliver blessed Peter the Apo
ftle from his chains, and set him at liberty unhurt by his enemies : free thy servant from his [or her) confinement; and set him (or her] unhurt at liberty by his intercession. Thro'.
SECRET. MAY a copious blessing, O Lord, descend upon
these offerings : which may free thy servant from his [or her] confinement, and make us speedily rejoice in his [or her] deliverance. · Thro'.
POSTCOMMUNION, Preces. MErcifully, O Lord, hear our prayers: and, by
the sacrament we have received, free thy servant from the chains of his [or her] captivity, Thro',
For such as are at Sea.
COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who didst lead our forefathers thro’ the
red fea, and preserve them amidst many tribulations, singing forth praises to thy name; we humbly beleech thce to protect thy servants at fea from all dangers; and, after a happy voyage, bring them safe to their desired port. Thro'.
S E C R E T. R , , of thy fervants, together with these offerings: