|Author:||Sherlock, R. (Richard), 1612-1689.|
|Title:||Several short, but seasonable discourses touching common and private prayer relating to the publick offices of the church. By R. Sherlock, D.D. Rector of Winwick, and author of The Practical Christian.|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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Several short, but seasonable discourses touching common and private prayer relating to the publick offices of the church. By R. Sherlock, D.D. Rector of Winwick, and author of The Practical Christian.
Sherlock, R. (Richard), 1612-1689.
London: printed for R.S. and sold by Christopher Skegnes, at the Golden Ball in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1687.
|Alternate titles:||Dr Stevvard's judgment of a private prayer in publick Dr Steward's judgment of a private prayer in publick Discourse of the difference betwixt long prayers prohibited Meditations upon our going to church Sermon. Preached upon the Archbishop of York's provincial visitation at Wattington|
Includes: 'Dr Stevvard's judgment of a private prayer in publick', and 'A discourse of the difference betwixt long prayers prohibited', 'Meditations upon our going to church', 'A sermon. Preached upon the Archbishop of York's provincial visitation at Warrington', each with a separate dated title pages, continuous register and separate pagination.
Imperfect; with faded print and a slight loss of text.
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
Prayer -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800.
Devotional literature -- Early works to 1800.
A CATALOGUE Of all the following DISCOƲRSES.
The IRREGULARITY Of a Private Prayer in a Publick Congregation.
THat it is not lawful for any Person, that hath received holy Orders in the Church of England, to use any extem∣porary, or premeditated Prayers of his own private composure, either before or after Sermon, or in the Church in the publick Worship and Service of God, but only the Liturgy set forth and allowed.
A Discourse of the Difference be∣twixt Long Prayers prohibi∣ted, and coutinuance in Pray∣ers commanded.
MEDITATIONS upon our going to Church; with some short Directions for your Demeanour in the House, and in the Service of GOD.
I. When you come to the Church∣door.
II. When you are entred, and view the Baptisterion, or Font.
III. When you view the Pulpit.
IV. When you look up towards the Altar, say,
V. When you come to your Seat, kneeling down, pray,
DIRECTIONS relating to some parts of the Publick Worship.
A SERMON PREACHED AT A VISITATION.