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The first Prayers in the Morning, as soon as we are dressed ......... 39
An Act of Adoration, being the Song that the Angels sing in Heaven..
An Act of Thanksgiving, being the Song of David for the Morning..
An Act of Oblation, or presenting ourselves to God for the Day
An Act of Repentance or Contrition
An Act of Intercession or Prayer for others, to be added to this or any
other Office, as our Devotion, or Duty, or their Needs, shall deter-
Another Form of Prayer, for the Morning.
An Exercise to be used at any Time of the Day
Hymn, collected out of the Psalms, recounting the Excellencies and
A Form of Prayer for the Evening, to be said by such who have not
Time or Opportunity to say the public Prayers appointed for this
Another Form of Evening Prayer, which may also be used at Bedtime 51
Ejaculations and short Meditations to be used in the Night, when we
AD SECTION II.] A Prayer for holy Intention in the Beginning and
Pursuit of any considerable Action, as Study, Preaching, &c.
AD SECTION III.] A Prayer meditating and referring to the Divine Pre-
Of Sobriety in the general Sense
Evil Consequences of Voluptuousness or Sensuality.
Of Temperance in Eating and Drinking
Mea ures of Temperance in Eating... ·
Signs and Effects of Temperance··
Rules for Widows, or vidual Chastity
Rules for married Persons, or matrimonial Chastity.
Acts and Duties of Modesty, as it is opposed to Curiosity
Acts of Modesty, as it is opposed to Boldness..
Of Contentedness in all Estates and Accidents...
Instruments or Exercises to procure Contentedness
Means to obtain Content, by way of Considerations.
Arguments against Pride, by way of Consideration •
Means and Exercises for obtaining and increasing the Grace of Humility 93
Prayers for the several Graces and Parts of Christian Sobriety
For Chastity: to be said especially by unmarried Persons.
A Prayer for the Love of God, to be said by Virgins and Widows, pro-
fessed or resolved so to live; and may be used by any one....................
A Prayer to be said by married Persons in behalf of themselves and
A Prayer for the Grace of Humility..
Acts of Humility and Modesty, by way of Prayer and Meditation
A Prayer for a contented Spirit, and the Grace of Moderation and
Of Obedience to our Superiors..
Acts and Duties of Obedience to all our Superiors.
Remedies against Disobedience, and Means to endear our Obedience,
Duties of Kings, and all the Supreme Power as Lawgivers
The Duty of Superiors, as they are Judges
The Duty of Parents to their Children ·
The Duty of Masters of Families.
Prayers to be said, in relation to the several Obligations and Offices of
A Prayer for the Grace of Obedience, to be said by all Persons under
Prayers for Kings and all Magistrates, for our Parents, spiritual and
natural, are in the following Litanies, at the End of the Fourth
A Prayer to be said by Subjects, when their Land is invaded and over-
run by barbarous or wicked People, Enemies of the Religion or the
OF CHRISTIAN RELIGION.
Of the Internal Actions of Religion •
A Prayer to be said by Parents for their Children
A Prayer to be said by Masters of Families, Curates, Tutors, or other
obliged Persons, for their Charges
A Prayer to be said by Merchants, Tradesmen, and Handicraftsmen.. 177
A Prayer to be said by Debtors, and all Persons obliged, whether by
Of Charity, or the Love of God
The Measures and Rules of Divine Love..
Helps to increase our Love to God, by way of Exercise
Cautions and Rules concerning Zeal
Of Reading or Hearing the Word of God
Rules for Hearing or Reading the Word of God...
Of keeping Festivals, and Days holy to the Lord; particularly the
Rules for the Practice of Prayer
Remedies against Wandering Thoughts in Prayer
Signs of Tediousness of Spirit in our Prayers and all Actions of Religion 228
Remedies against Tediousness of Spirit
Remedies against Unmercifulness and Uncharitableness
1. Against Envy, by way of Consideration .......
Remedies against Anger, by way of Consideration