The monument of matrones conteining seuen seuerall lamps of virginitie, or distinct treatises; whereof the first fiue concerne praier and meditation: the other two last, precepts and examples, as the woorthie works partlie of men, partlie of women; compiled for the necessarie vse of both sexes out of the sacred Scriptures, and other approoued authors, by Thomas Bentley of Graies Inne student.
Bentley, Thomas, student of Gray's Inn., Abergavenny, Frances Nevill, Lady, d. 1576., Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of Navarre, 1492-1549. Miroir de l'âme pécheresse. English & French., Catharine Parr, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1512-1548. Lamentacion of a sinner., Tyrwhit, Elizabeth, Morning and evening prayers., Catharine Parr, Queen, consort of Henry VIII, King of England, 1512-1548. Prayers or meditacions.
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At the solemnization of Matrimonie, praie thus:

ALmightie God, and most mercifull father, who hast ordeined marriage to be kept without blame or breach to the end, not suffering that anie should put asunder those, whome thou hast ioined together. Sancti∣fie those, which are called to this estate of life, to keepe it according to thy holie institution and ordinance. And furthermore, as thou requirest that we should loue thee aboue all things, esteeming more thy fauour, than either the ri∣ches or honour of this world, or life it selfe: so we be∣seech thee, O Lord, to teach vs how to vse these transi∣torie things, that we abuse them not in setting our harts vpon them, or delighting more in them than is meete; but that we may so loue our husbands, children, house & lands, and our owne liues, or whatsoeuer thou giuest vs for our comfort heere for a time, that we may keepe still the highest degree of our loue for thee our spi∣rituall husband; so that where the question shall be be∣tweene thee and anie thing else, we may make losse of all things, to abide perfectlie in our loue towards thee to the end; to whome, with the father, and the holie ghost, be all laud and praise for euer and euer,

Or as at the solemnization of Matrimonie in the fift Lampe.