An earnest appeal for mercy to the children of the poor [&c.].

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J. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, 1766 - Child welfare - 142 pages
 

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Page 15 - Majefty's juftices of the peace, and to be levied by diftrefs and fale of the goods and chattels...
Page 11 - Workhouse, or place provided for the maintenance of the poor, " with the times when they were received, their names, age, and whatever description relates to them as far as can be traced.
Page 120 - Yet O Lord God most holy, O Lord most mighty, O Holy and most merciful Saviour, deliver me not into the bitter pains of eternal death.
Page 124 - I fall into no sin, neither run into any kind of danger ; but that all my doings may be ordered by thy governance, to do always that is righteous in thy sight ; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Page 120 - Help us seriously to reflect this night, — that man, who is born of a woman, hath but a short time to live, and is full of misery ; that he cometh up, and is cut down, like a flower ; that he fleeth, as it were, a shadow, and never continueth in one stay.
Page 127 - ... the time to come, that the remembrance of them may be a warning to us, to continue steadfast in our obedience, and ever to walk in newness of life, to the glory of thy holy Name, through Christ our Lord. Amen. All Honour and Praise be given to thee, O Lord God Almighty, for the Life thou hast raised us to by thy free Grace, and for the Hopes of Glory: for the free course of thy Gospel among us, and for the Ministers of thy holy Word and Sacraments. Give us Grace, we pray thee, so to apply these...
Page 127 - ... let the rest we are going to, mind us of the hour of Death; and now that we are going to lie down, let us consider, that, it may be, we shall rise up no more. We do earnestly therefore repent us of our sins, and are heartily sorry for our Misdoings; and we beseech thee give us grace so to be sensible of all our Errors for the time to come, that the remembrance of them may be a warning to us, to continue steadfast in our obedience, and ever to walk in newness of life, to the glory of thy holy...
Page 127 - Majefty to judge both the quick and dead, we may rife to the life immortal, through him who liveth and reigneth with Thee and the Holy Ghoft, now and ever. Amen.
Page 11 - ... relating to them, agreeable to the titles and heads of the columns in the faid fchedules mentioned and fet forth.
Page 10 - Whereas the keeping regular, uniform, and annual regifters of all parim poor infants under four years of age, within the bills of mortality, may be a means of preferving the lives of fuch infants.

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