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Of Prayer in general ; its Neceflity, Efficacy, and
Prayers composed out of the PSÁLMS.
PSA L M S of PRAISE:
PSALM CXLVIII. paraphrased by an unknown
P S M L M S.
(a) Matth. vi. 6. When thou IVE • Ear unto PRAYEST, enter into thy CloG my Words, Ofer, and when thou hast shut thy
Door, I'RAY to thy FATHER which Lord, that hear is in SECRËT, and thy father which
eft Prayer, and seeth in SECRET shall reward chee therefore to thee shall all openly. Mart. XXI. 22. All things Flesh come: Consider my believing, ye shall receive. John
whatsoever ye shall ask in Prayer, Supplication; hearken unto *V1.23." Whatsoever ye shall ask the Voice of my Cry, my the Father in my Name, he will KING and my God, (á) for give it you. Ask, and ye shall re
ceive, that your Joy may be full. unto thee will I pray.
Fam. v. 16. The effeétual fervent My Voice shalt thou hear, PRAYER of a righteous Man availin the MORNING; O Lord, ful for nothing, but in every thing
eth much. Phil. iv. 6, 7. Be carein the Morning will I direct by PRAYER and SuprlicATION, my Prayer unto thee, and with THANKSGIVING, let your
Requests be made known unto God. And the Peace of God, which paffech all Understanding, shall keep your Hearts and Minds, through Jesus Chrift.
a Psalm v. In this and the ensuing Prayers, the Expressions in the Singular Gr Plural Number of I or We, &c. may be varjed as the CircumLance requires.