Humble Access, Prayer of

   The name given to the beautiful prayer offered in great humility just before the Consecration in the Holy Communion, beginning, "We do not presume," etc. The words are taken from the most ancient Liturgies.

American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia. — New York, Thomas Whittaker. . 1901.

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