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"have the Minister sent for in the begin "ning of sickness. For when the disor"der is increased to a great height, it is

generally in vain to talk with a Sick "Man; since, when the body is agitated

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by the violence of a severe disorder, the "mind for the most part suffers with it, "and becomes unable to discharge its pro" per functions. People should therefore "be convinced, how expedient it is for "them, that a Minister of God's word "should be sent for in time; that his

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prayers and advice will not hasten "death, (which is a vulgar and ridiculous "opinion) but may be effectual in pro"moting their true repentance, in re"moving their sickness, and prolonging "their lives. And men are the more to "be urged to require the Minister's at"tendance, when they are ill; because

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many, particularly among the lower sort "of people, decline calling for the as"sistance of the Minister from a fear of being troublesome to him."

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Prayers from the Order, &c. as in the first Visit 17 Remainder of the Exhortation from the Order,

&c.

Articles of the Faith

Introduction to Questions on the Faith

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Questions on the Creed, shewing the Use that

ought to be made of it

Address to the Sick Person before the Minister

concludes his second Visit....

Prayer for Support under Sickness

Concluding Sentences from the Order for the
Visitation of the Sick..

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Third Visit

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A short Address to the Sick Person before the

Minister begins Prayer

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Prayers from the Order, &c. as in the first and second Visits

An Exhortation before the Minister examines the Sick Person as to. his Repentance

Questons, on the Commandments

Exhortation to settle worldly Affairs.......

to Confession of Sins

A Prayer for Support under Sickness

Concluding Sentences from the Order for the

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Visitation of the Sick

The Fourth Visit

A short Address to the Sick Person before the

Minister begins Prayer

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Prayers

Prayers from the Order, &c. as in the three first
Visits....

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Some Questions on the Sick Person's Faith and
Repentance, leading him to desire Absolution 55
A short Address, leading him to Confession be-
fore Absolution ...

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A Form of Confession in the Name of the Sick
Person, taken from the Communion Office.. 59
An Address to the Sick Person on the Nature
and Benefit of Absolution

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the Visitation...

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Part of the Seventy-first Psalm as appointed in

Concluding Sentences from the Order, &c. ..

Hints for what may be done after the four first
Visits..

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The Fifth Visit: or the Visit which is to follow the Form before recommended, &c....... 73 An Address to the Sick Person about receiving the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper... Prayers from the Order, &c. as in former Visits, with some additional Prayers from the Liturgy The Sixth, and some subsequent Visits...... An Address to the Sick Person, proposing to read to him Bp. Wilson's Short and Plain Introduction for the better Understanding of the Lord's Supper

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Prayers

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Prayers from the Order, &c. as in former Visits 84 A Prayer for a Sick Person who intends to receive the blessed Sacrament, &c. with con.. cluding Sentences from the Order.... The Visit which is to follow, when the Minister has finished Bp. Wilson's Short and Plain Introduction, &c.

An Exhortation to the Sick Person, to read the same, or to get a Friend to read it to him.. Prayers from the Order, &c. as in former Visits A Visit after the Sick Person has complied with. what was recommended in the last or former Visit

An Address to him, in Consequence of having so done...

the same to be continued, if the Sick Person should express a Desire to receive the Sacrament

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Questions from the Church Catechism......

A Note explaining what is meant by being in
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