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QUESTIONS

ON THE

COLLECTS.

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FORMERLY RECTOR OF BROCKVILLE IN CANADA,

AND LATE SECOND CHAPLAIN IN CEYLON.

OXFORD AND LONDON,
JOHN HENRY PARKER.

1848.

QUESTIONS

ON THE

!

COLLECTS.

1. FIRST SUNDAY IN ADVENT.

ALMIGHTY God, give us grace that we may cast away the works of darkness, and put upon us the armour of light, now in the time of this mortal life, in which Thy Son Jesus Christ came to visit us in great humility; that in the last day, when He shall come again in His glorious Majesty to judge both the quick and dead, we may rise to the life immortal, through Him who liveth and reigneth with Thee and the Holy Ghost, now and ever. Amen.

Quest. What do you mean by “ Almighty ?”
Ans. I mean, that God can do all things.
Quest. What do you mean by “grace ?”
Ans. Divine favour and assistance.
Quest. What are “ works of darkness ?”
Ans. All wicked and sinful practices.
Quest. How are they to be “ cast away ?”
Ans. To be left off.

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