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of thy goodness ever enlarge her heart : and may that life which thou haft spared,

and that infant Life which thou haft given, be devoted to thy obedience and service, through JESUS CHRIST our LORD. Amen.

q Though the foregoing Occasional Forms are calculated

for a considerable variety of Circumstances ; yet the Minister is at liberty to introduce such Forms of his own, as he may more perfectly adapt to the circumstances of the time, and his Congregation : and this be may do, either by introducing them in some proper part of the Service; or in his Prayer before Sermon; în which the Society hopes to enjoy the peculiar advantages of FREE PRAYER,

distinguished from the advantages of a PRECOMPOSED FORM.

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* Only to be read when the Child is living.

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COMMANDMENTS;

To be read the First Sunday in every Month, instead of the Second Lesson, in the EVENING Service, the Congregation standing

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OD spake these words, and said,
I AM THE LORD, THY GOD:

Thou shalt have none other gods

but me.

Thou shalt not make to thyself any graven image; nor the likeness of any thing which is in heaven above; or in the earth beneath ; or in the water under the earth: thou shalt not bow down to them, nor worship them; for I, the LORD, thy GOD, am a jealous GOD; and visit the sins of the Fathers upon [9]

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the Children, unto the third and fourth generation of them who hate me; and shew mercy unto thousands in them who love me, and keep my command

ments.

Thou shalt not take the Name of the LORD, thy GOD in vain: for the LORD will not hold him guiltless, who taketh his Name in vain.

Remember that thou keep holy the Sabbath Day: fix days shalt thou labour and do all that thou hast to do; but the Seventh Day is the Sabbath of the LORD, thy GOD; in it, thou shalt do no manner of work; thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, thy man-servant, and thy maid-servant, thy cattle, and the stranger that is within thy gates. For in six days the LORD made heaven, and earth, the sea, and all that in them is; and rested the Seventh Day: wherefore the LORD blessed the Seventh Day, and hallowed it.

HONOUR

Honour thy Father, and thy Mother; that thy days may be long in the land, which the LORD, thy GOD, giveth thee.

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Thou shalt not bear false Witness against thy Neighbour.

Thou shalt not covet thy Neighbour's House; thou shalt not covet thy Neighbour's Wife; nor his Man-servant; nor his Maid-servant; nor his Ox; nor his Ass; nor any thing that is thy Neighbour's.

Hear

" Hear ye also the excellent Summary of the Moral Law, as delivered by our Blessed Saviour.”

THOU SHALT LOVE THE LORD, THY GOD, WITH ALL THY HEART, WITH ALL THY SOUL, AND WITH ALL THY MIND, AND WITH ALL THY STRENGTH: This is the First, and Great Commandment: and the Second is like unto it.

THOU SHALT LOVE THY NEIGHBOUR AS THYSELF: AND WHATSOEVER YE WOULD THAT MEN SHOULD DO TO YOU, DO YE EVEN SO TO THEM.

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