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Vibrion X"\ Father of Mercies, and Sa!* U God of all Comfort, our only Help in time of need; We fly unto thee for Succour, in behalf of this thy Servant:, here lying under thy hand in great Weakness of Body.
Look graciously upon him, O Lord j and the more the outward Man decayeth , strengthen him, .we beseech thee, so much the more continually with thy Grace .and Holy Spirit, in the. inner Man. , .
Give him unfeigned Repentance for all the Errors of his Life past, and stedfast Faith in thy Son Jesus ,• that his Sins may he done away\by thy Mercy, and-his Pardon sealed in Heaven, before he go hence , and be no njore j£en. ,
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We know, O Lord, that there is no word impossible with thee; and that if thou wilt, thou canst even yet raise him up, and grant him a longer Continuance amongst us. But howsoever thou shalt be pleased to deal with him , so fin and prepare him, we beseech thee, against the hour of Death, whenever thy good Providence shall order it> that after his Departure hence , in Peace and in thy Favour, his Soul may be received into thine everlasting Kingdom ,- Through the Merits and Mediation of Jesus Christ, thine only Son, our Lord and Saviour. Amen.
A Litany for a Sick PersaL^
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Have Mercy upon him. /. Keep, and Defend W.V u God the Son, Redeemer ©f the World,
Have Mercy upon him. Save, and Deliver him O God the Holy Ghost, proceeding from the Father and the Son,
Have Mercy upon him.
O Holy, Blessed and Glorious
i Have Mercy upon >&/W."
great Merits of. Jesus Christ thy .Son; By his Agony, and bloody Sweat; By .hw»ftrong Crying, and Tears; .by his bitter Crois and Passion;;. By his.mighty Resurrection, and glorious Ascension; By his effectual and most acceptable Intercession ;„.and by the Graces and Comforts of the Holy Ghost;
Good Lord, deliver him.
In this Time of Extremity; in hk last , and greatest Need; in the Hour of Death , and in the Day of Judgment;
Good Lord, deliver him.
We Sinners do beseech thee'to hear jttky O Lord God; That it imy. please tliee to save, and'deliver the Soul of this thy Servant from the power of tlie E.nemy''; and to receive it to thy Mercy j ;.'' .. ;.">. '*[''*- **.'''•?^ '. ~>;. Zft&foseecfj i$M to. h?a¥ m, good Lord*
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