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IN THREE PARTS.
Containing Prayers for Families and
Containing Offices. I. Of Humilia-
Confifting of an Office for the Holy
The TWENTY-FIFTH EDITION, Corrected.
PRINTED FOR F. C. AND J. RIVINGTON; G. WILKIE ;
THE HE Glory of God, and the Good of Souls, have been the only inducements for publishing the following Devotions : It is hoped they will, in fome Meafure, anfwer thofe Ends, and affift the good Chriflian in the Difcharge of the great and important Duty of Prayer.
In the Devotions for private Perfons, there are Morning and Evening Prayers for every Day of the Week, to which are added Prayers for any intermediate Time of the Day. This was done without any intention of preferibing to any one; and was chiefly defigned as a Means to furnish the devout Chriftian with Variety of proper Petitions and Expreffions, wherein to lay open his Wants before God; and that by making Ufe of the Prayers in fuch a Method, as the Whole may be gone over in fome Short Space of Time, he might be inftructed in, and re minded of feveral important Duties of a Chriftian Life. But after all, every one is left to his own Difcretion, to choose, add,