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SELECTED AND ARRANGED
WORSHIP OF FAMILIES.
138. d. 23
THERE are many books published under the name of Family Prayers : the justification, there: fore, of printing another work with the same object must be a presumed deficiency in those already existing for fully answering the purpose intended, and the implied inadequacy of all that have preceded it. This will best appear from a brief statement of the principles upon which Family Prayer ought to be conducted, as contrasted with Private Prayer, and Public Prayer ; and the reader will be thereby enabled to judge whether any of the formularies in his possession realize the necessary requirements.
Every intelligent creature ought to worship