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Chriftian Faith; and To keep obediently God's Holy Will and Commandments, and to walk in the fame all the days of his life.
This would be the way of Advancing the Glory of the Church, and of Preferving the Unity of it.
Then by Receiving the Holy Ghost the Comforter, Chriftians would find the Angelical Pleasures of True Christianity; they would be made Rich with Heavenly Treasure; and they would be highly Honour'd by God, and all his holy Angels.
Then would all Orders and Conditions of men be happy in one another. Chrift's Church would have Lively Members: the King would have truly Loyal Subjects: Parents would have Dutiful Children: Masters would have Faithful Servants. And all by patient continuance in well-doing, would both seek for, and find glory, and honour, and immortality.
But to bring fuch things to pass, is the Marvellous Work of God alone.
Therefore may all, with Earnest Endeavour to do their feveral Parts, Devoutly Pray, That God would with his Favour bebold our moft Gracious Proteftant Sovereign, and all the Royal Family; and fo replenish them with the Grace of bis Holy Spirit, that they may always incline to his Will, and walk in his Way; and endue them plenteously with Heavenly Gifts: That he would be pleafed to Direct and Profper all the Confultations of the High Court of Parliament, and of the Venerable Convocation, to the Advancement of his Glory: And that he would fend down upon our Bishops and Curates, and all Congregations committed to their Charge, the Healthful Spirit of his Grace; and that they may Truly Pleafe him, pour upon them the continual Dew of his Bleffing: That in his Infinite Mercy he would vouchfafe to grant this for the Honour of our Advocate and Mediator Jefus Chrift: To whom, with the Father, and the Holy Ghoft, be all Honour and Glory for ever and ever. Amen.
*That permits nothing of the Pope's pretended power.
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A Tranflation of Arrian's Hiftory of Alexander's Expedition, with Copper Plates. 2 Vols. 8vo.
An Introduction to a General Syftem of Hydroftaticks and Hydraulicks, Philofophical and Practical. Wherein the most reasonable and advantageous Methods of raifing and conducting Water, for the watering Noblemen and Gentlemens Seats, Buildings, Gardens, &c. are carefully (and in a Manner not yet published in any Language) laid down. Containing in general, a Phyfico-mechanical Enquiry into the Original and Rife of Springs, and of all the Hypothefes relating thereto; as alfo the Principles of Water-works, and the Draughts and Defcriptions of the beft Engines for raifing and distributing Water, for the Supply of Country Seats, Cities, Towns, Fortifications, Meadows, and the like. Deduced from the Theory of Archimides, Gallileo, Torricelli, Boyle, Wallis, Plot, Hook, Mariotte, Defaguliers, Derham, Hawksbee, and others. Reduc'd to Practice by Vitruvius, Bockler, de Caus, and other Architects among the ancient Romans, Italians, French, Flemmings, and Dutch, and much improv'd by later Practice and Experience. Illuftrated and Explain'd by Sixty-nine Copper Plates (done by the beft Hands) of the Principles which tend to the Explanation of the Whole, and of fuch rural Grotesque, and cheap Defigns for Refervoirs, Cataracts, and Cascades of Water, Canals, Bafins, Fountains, and Grotto Works, few of which have been ever yet made publick in Works of this Kind. By Stephen Switzer.
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