The daily practice of devotion, or, The hours of prayer fitted to the main uses of a Christian life also lamentations and prayers for the peaceful re-settlement of this church and state / by the late pious and reverend H.H., D.D.

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The daily practice of devotion, or, The hours of prayer fitted to the main uses of a Christian life also lamentations and prayers for the peaceful re-settlement of this church and state / by the late pious and reverend H.H., D.D.
Author
Hammond, Henry, 1605-1660.
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London :: Printed for R. Royston ...,
1684.
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Devotional exercises.
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"The daily practice of devotion, or, The hours of prayer fitted to the main uses of a Christian life also lamentations and prayers for the peaceful re-settlement of this church and state / by the late pious and reverend H.H., D.D." In the digital collection Early English Books Online. https://name.umdl.umich.edu/A45408.0001.001. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2024.

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Of set Forms of Prayer.

AND although the perpetual changeableness of all things in this transitory Life do every day alter our occasions, and cre∣ate to us new necessities; yet our great and common wants and inte∣rests remaining still the same, in all reason we may still use the same words to express them to God.

Our extraordinary Necessities

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may be added and inserted in their proper places in our ordinary Prayers, as our daily occasions shall require.

Otherwise, being comprehend∣ed under the general heads ex∣pressed in our usual Form, it will not always be necessary to menti∣on them particularly to Him that knows what things we have need of before we ask, and neither hears us the sooner, nor understands us the better for our many words.

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