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A. Because it is the ufual Conclufion of Prayers and Praises, Pfal. xli. 13. Blessed be the Lord God of Ifrael, &c. Pfal. lxxii 19. And bleed be bis glorious Name for ever, &c. 2 Cor. xiii. ult. The Grace of the Lord Jefus, and the Love of God, &c. Rom. xvi. 20. The Grace of our Lord Jefus Chrift be with you, Amen.

Q. 16. But what doth this Word here fignify?

A. It fignifies (1.) the Reality and Ardency of our Defire to be granted in what we pray for, Rev. xxii. 20. He which teftifieth thefe Things, faith, furely I come quickly, Amen. Even fo come Lord Jesus.

Q. 17. And what befides

A. Our Trust and firm Confidence that we shall be heard and answered in all thefe our Requests, Rev. i. 7. Even so, Amen. Rev. vii. 12. Saying Amen: Bleffing and Glory, and Wijdom, &c.

Q. 18. What are the Inferences from hence?

A. That we ought to use in Prayer all fuch Arguments as may most and belt affect our Hearts towards God, excite our Graces, and fucceed with God.

Q. 19. What is another?

A. That all we pray for must be in a Subferviency to God's Kingdom, and with a Defire of his Glory.

Q. 20. What is the next?

A. That we must act according to our Prayers; do all we can for the Advancement of God's Kingdom, and the Exaltation of his Glory, as Subjects and Votaries thereto, Pfal. cxvi. 16.1 Cor. x. 31.

Q. 21. What may more be gathered hence?

A. That we ought to begin, fo to continue, and conclude our Prayers in loweft Adorations of God, and Acknowledgments of his Glory and Attributes.

Q. 22. What more doth this Conclufion teach?

A. That in Frayer we must be fervent in our Defires, and longing for what we pray, Jam. v. 16.

Q23 Is there any Thing befides ?

A. That praying for Things agreeable to God's Will, we ought to be confident that we shall fucceed in our Requests; praying for the Matter, and after the Manner of this Prayer, Jam. i. 6, 8. Matt. xxi. 22.

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