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from our enemies defend us of Christ. W mercifully to look upon our infir

O Lord, arise, help us, und deliver us, Graciously

kear us, O Christ , gracions for thine honour.

ly hear us, O Lord Christ. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, O Lord, let thy mercy be showed upon and to the Holy Ghost;

us; As it was in the beginning, is now, and As we do put our trust in thee. cuer shall be, world without end Amen.

Bishop. Let us pray,

TE O , Graciously look upon our a fictions.

With pitý behold the sorrows of our mities; and, for the glory of thy name, bearts.

turn from us all those evils that we most Mercifully forgive the sins of thy peo-justly have deserved; and grant that, in

all our troubles, we may put our whole Favourably with mercy hear our pray- trust and confidence in thy mercy, and ers.

evermore serve thee in holiness and pureO Son of David, have mercy upon us. ness of living, to thy honour and glory,

Both now and ever, vouchsafe to bear through our only Mediator and Advocate, Us, O Christ.

Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen
Here endeth the Litany.


A , taketbphis napre, hawain;

The Order for the Administration of the Lord's

Supper, or Holy Communion. UR Father, who art in Heaven, Hal- nor worship them: For I the Lord they come; Thy Will be done on Earth, as it of the fathers upon the children, unto the is in FÍeaven; Give us this day our daily third and fourth generation of them that Isread; And forgive us our trespasses, as hate me; and show mercy unto thousands we forgive those who trespass against us, in them that love me, and keep my com And lead us not into temptation; But de- mandments. liver us from evil: For thine is the King- People. Lord, have mercy upon us, dom, and the Power, and the Glory, for and incline our hearts to keep this law. ever and ever. Amen.

Bishop. Thou shalt not take the name

of the Lord thy God in vain: For the The Collect.

Lord will not hold bim guiltless, that hearts are open, all desires known,

People. Lord, have mercy upon us, and from whom no secrets are hid; and incline our hearts to keep this law. cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the

Bishop. Remember that thou keep holy inspiration of thy Holy Spirit; that we the Sabbath-day. Six days shalt thou lamay perfectly love thee, and worthily bour, and do all that thou hast to du; but magnify thy holy name, through Christ the seventh

day is the Sabbath of the Lord our Lord. Amen.

thy God. In it thou shalt co no manner ? Then shall the Bishop, turning to the of work; thou,and thy son, and thy daugh

People, rehearse distinctly the Ten Com- ter, thy man-servant, and thy maid-ser mandments; and the People still kneel- vant, thy cattle, and ilie stranger that is ing, shall, after every commandment, within thy gates. For in six days the orsk God mercy for their transgressions Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and for the time past, and grace to keep all that in them is, and rested the seventh the law for the time to come, as follow- day; wherefore the Lord blessed the secth.

venth day, and hallowed it. Bishop.

People.' Lord, have mercy upon us | GO

OD spake these words, and sail, I am and incline our bearts to keep this law. U the Lord thy God: Thou shall have Bishop. Honour thy father and thy none other gods but me.

mother; that thy days may be long in People, Lord, bave niercy upon us, the land which the Lord thy God giveth and incline our hearts to keep this law. thee.

Bishop. Thou shalt not make to thy- People. Lord, have mercy upon us, self any graven image, nor the likeness of and incline our hearts to keep this law. any tbing that is in heaven above, or in the Bishop. Thou shalt do no murder, carth beneath, or in the water under the People. Lord, have mercy upon us, ath. Thou shalt not bow down to them land incline our hearts to keep this law.

Bishop. Thou shalt not camit adul- do to you, even so do to ibem: for this tery.

is the law and the prophets. St. Matt. Peop'e. Lord, have mercy upon us, vii. 12. and incline our hearts to keep this law. Not every one that saith unto me,

Bishop. Thou shalt not steal. Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom

People. Lord, have mercy upon us, of heaven; but he that doeth the will of and incline our bearts to keep this law. my Father which is in heaven. St. Matt.

Bishop. Thou shalt not hear false wit-vii. 21. ness against thy neighbour.

Zaccheus stood forth, and said unto the People. Lord, have mercy upon us, Lord, Behold, Lord, the half of my goods and incline our hearts to keep this law. I give to the poor; and if I have done

Bishop. Thou shalt pot covet thy any wrong, to any man, I restore four neighbour's house, thou shalt not covet fold. St. Luke xix. 8. thy neighbour's wife, nor his servant, nor Who goeth a warfare at any time at his inaid, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any his own cost? Who planteth a vineyard, thing that is his.

and eateth not of the fruit thereof? or Penple. Lord, have mercy upon us, who feedeth a flock, and eateth not of and write all these thy laws in our hearts, the milk of the flock? 1 Cor. ix. 7. we beseech thee.

If we have sown unto you spiritual 1 Then the Bishop may say,

things, is it a great matter if we shall reap Hear also what our Lord Jesus Christ your worldly things ? 1 Cor. ix. 11. saith:

Do ye not know that they who minister with all thy heart, and with all thy and they who wait at the altar, are par soul, and with all thy mind: this is the takers with the altar? Even so hath tho first and great commandment. And the Lord also ordained, that they who preach seconds like unto it; Thou shalt love the Gospel, should live of the Gospel. i thy neighbour as thyself. On these two Cor. ix. 13, 14.

He that soweth little, shall reap little commandments hang all the law and the prophets.

and he that soweth plenteously, shall reag

plenteously. Let every man do according T Let us pray.

as he is disposed in his heart, not grudgO

ALMIGHTY Lord, and everlasting ingly,
God, vouchsafe, we beseech thee, to cheerful giver. 2 Cor. ix. 6,7..

of necessity; for God direct, sanctify, and govern, both our hearts and boilies, in the ways of thy nister unto him that teacheth, in all good

Let him that is taught in the word, milaws, and in the works of thy command.

things. ments; that, through thy most mighty mocked: For whatsoever a man soweth,

Be not deceived, God is not protection, hoth here and ever, we may that shall he reap. Gal. vi. 6, 7, be preserved in hudy and soul, through

While we have time, let us do good our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Junto all men; and especially unto thein Amen.

that are of the household of faith. Gal. Then shall be read the Collect, Epistle, vi. 10.

and Gospel, as they are appointed. Godliness is great riches, if a man be 9 Then shall be read the Apostles' or Ni- content with that he hath: For we brought

cene Creed ; unless one of them have been nothing into this world, neither may we read immediately before, in the Morning carry any thing out. 1 Tim. vi. 6,7. Service.

Charge them who are rich in this 1 Then shall the Bishop begin the Offer- world, that they be ready to give, and glad

tory, saying one or more of these sen- to distribute; laying up in store for themrences following, as he thinketh most selves a good foundation against the time convenient.

reth a

to come, that they may attain eternal life. L

ET your light so shine before men, 1 Tim. vi. 17, 13, 19.

that they may see your good works, God is not umrighteous, that he will forand glorify your father which is in hea- get your works, and labour that proceed. St. Matt. v. 16.

eth of love; which love ye have showed Lay not up for yourselves treasures up for his name's sake, who have ministered on earth, where moth and rust doth cor- unto the saints, and yet do minister. Heb. rupt, and where thieves break through vi, 10. and steal: But lay up for yourselves trea- To do good and to distribute, forget sure in heaven, where neither moth nor not; for with such sacrifices God is well rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do pleased. Heb. xiii. 16. not break through nor steal. St, Matt, Whoso hath this world's good, and vi. 19, 20.

seeth his brother have need, and 'shutWhatsoever ve would that men should teth up bis compassion from him, luw


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dwelleth the love of God in him?

1 / congregation here present; that will John iii. 17.

meek heart, and due reverence, they may Give alıns of thy goods, and never turn hear and receive thy holy Word; truly thy face from any poor man; and then serving thee in holiness and righteous the face of the Lord shall not be turned ness all the days of their life. And w away from thee. Tobit iv. 7.

most humbly beseech thee, of thy good. Be merciful after thy power. If thou ness, O Lord, to comfort and succour a hast much, give plenteously; if thou hast those who, in this transitory life, are ii little, do thy diligence gladly to give of trouble, sorrow, veed, sickness, or an, that little: for so gatherest thou thyself a other adversity. And we also bless thy good reward in the day of necessity. holy name, for all thy servants departed Tobit iv. 8, 9.

this life in thy faith and fear; beseeching He that hath pity upon the poor, lend- thee to give us grace so to follow their eth unto the Lord: and look, what he good examples, that with them we may layeth out, it shall be paid him again. be partakers of thy heavenly kingdom: Prov. xix. 17.

Grant this, O Father, for Jesus Christ'i Blessed be the man that provideth for sake, our only Mediator and Advocate the sick and needy: the Lord shall de- Amen. liver him in the time of trouble. Psalm 1 The Bishop shall then say this Exhor sli. 1.

tation. 1 Whilst these sentences are in reading, the


EARLY beloved in the Lord, ye who

mind to come to the Holy Commu persons appointed for that purpose, shall nion of the Body and Blood of our Sa receive the alms for the Poor, and other viour Christ, must consider how St. Paul devotions of the People, in a decent Ba-exhorteth all persons diligently to try and son to be provided by the Parish for that examine themselves, before they presume purpose ; and reverently bring it to the to eat of that Bread, and drink of that Bishop, who shall humbly present and Cup. For as the benefit is great, if with place it upon the holy Table.

a true penitent heart and lively faith we T'And the Bishop shall then place upon receive that holy Sacrament; so is the the Table so much Bread and Wine as danger great, if we receive the same ulhe shall think sufficient ; after which he worthily. Judge therefore yourselves

brethren, that ye be not judged of the Let us pray for the whole state of Lord; repent ye truly for your sins past, Christ's Church militant.

have a lively and steadfast faith in Christ LMIGHTY and everliving God, our Saviour; amend your lives, and be in us to make prayers and supplications, and be meet partakers of those holy Mysteries. to give thanks for all men: We humbly And, above all things, ye must give most beseech thee most mercifully [*to accept humble and hearty thanks to God the Faour alms and oblations, and to receive ther, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, for the these our prayers, which we offer unto redemption of the world by the death and thy divine Majesty; beseeching thee to passion of our Saviour Christ, both God inspire continually the universal Church and man; who did humble himself, even with the spirit of truth, unity, and con- to the death upon the cross, for us miser cord: and grant that all those who do con-able sinners, who lay in darkness and the fess thy holy name may agree in the truth shadow of death; that he might make us of thy holy word, and live in unity and the children of God, and exalt us to evergodly love. We beseech thee also, so to lasting life. And to the end that we direct and dispose the hearts of all Chris- should always remember the exceeding tian rulers, that they may truly and impar- great love of our Master and only Saviour tially administer justice, to the punish- Jesus Christ, thus dying for us, and the ment of wickedness and 'vice, and to the innumerable benefits which by his premaintenance of thy true religion and vir- cious blood-shedding he hath obtained tue. Give grace, o heavenly Father, to for us, he hath instituted and ordained all Bishops and other Ministers; that they holy Mysteries, as pledges of his love, may, both by their life and doctrine, set and for a continual remembrance of his forth thy true and lively Word, and right-death, to our great and endless comfort. ly and duly administer thy holy sacra- To him therefore, with the Father, and ments. And to all thy people give thy the Holy Ghost, let us give, as we are heavenly grace; and especially to this most bounden, continual thanks; submit

* If there be no alms or oblations, then shall the words, to accept our alms and ob Intions, and, be left unsaid.

shall say,


ting ourselves wholly to his holy will and that believe in him should not perish, but pleasure, and studying to serve him in have everlasting lite. St. John iii. 16. True holiness and righteousness, all the Hear also what St. Paul saith. days of our life. Amen.

This is a true saying, and worthy of all T Then shall the Biskop say to those who men to be received, that Christ Jesus conue to receive the Coinmunion,

came into the world to save sinners. 1 Tim. i. 15.

Hear also what St. John saith. you of your sins, and are in love and charity with your neighbours, and intend with the Father, Jesus Christ the righ

If any man sin, we have an Advocate to lead a new life, following the com- teous; and he is the propitiation for our mandments of God, and walking from sins. John ii. 4,2 henceforth in his holy ways; draw near with faith, and take this holy Sacrament " After which the Bishop shall proceed, to your comfort; and make your humble

saying, confession to Almighty God, devoutly

Lift up your hearts. kneeling

Answer. We lift them up unto the

Lord, 1 Then shall this general Confession be mrude by the Bishop and all those who

Bishop. Let us give thanks unto our

Lord God. are minded to receive the Holy Communion, humbly kneeling,

Ansvier. It is meet and right so to do. LMIGATY God, Father of our Lord

11 Then shall the Bishop turn to the Lord's Α'

Table, and say,
Jesus Christ, Maker of all things,
Judge of all men; we acknowledge and I ,
bewail vur manifold sins and wickedness, in all places,

give thanks unto thee, o

duty, that we should at all times, and which we from time to time most griex. Lord, (*Holy Father.) Almighty, everlast and deed, against thy divine Majesty; ing God. provoking most justly thy wrath and in- Here shall follow the proper Prefiur, dignation against us. We do earnestly

according to the time, if there be any repent, and are heartily sorry for these specially appointed ; or else immediately our misdoings; the remembrance of them shall be said or sung by the Bishop and is grievous unto us, the burthen of them People, is intolerable. Have mercy upon us, have Til REFORE with Angels and Arch for thy Son our Lord Jesus Christ's sake, heaven, we laud and magnity thy glorious forgive us all that is past; and grant thai name; evermore praising thee, and say. we may ever hereafter serve and please ing, Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of Hosts; thee in newness of life, to the honour and heaven and earth are full of thy glory glory of thy naine, through Jesus Christ Glory be to thee, O Lord Most fligh. our Lord. Amen.


I PROPER PREFACES. 9 Then shall the Bishop stand up, and 1 Upon Christmas-day, und seven day;s turning to the People, say,

after LMIGIITY God, our heavenly FaA

ECAUSE thou didst give Jesus ther, who, of his great mercy, hath B promised forgiveness of sins to all those as at this time for us; who, hy the opera.

Christ, thine only Son, to be born who with hearty repentance and true tion of the Holy Cihóst, was made very faith turn unto him, have mercy upon man, of the substance of the Virgin Mary you ; pardon and deliver you from all his mother; and that without spot of sin, your sins; confirin sod strengthen you to make us clean from all sin: Therefore in all goodness; and bring you to ever with Angels, &c. lasting lite, through Jesus Christ our

1 Upon Easter-Day, and seven Days Lurd. Amen.

after. 1 Then shall the Bishop say, UT chiefly are we bound to praise Hear what comfortable words our Saviour Christ saith unto all who truly turn thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord: For he

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is the very Paschal Lamb, which was of: HOME unto me, all ye that travel and fered for us, and hath taken away the

of 1 you. St. Matt. xi. 28.

destroyed death, and, by his rising to So God loved the world, that he gave life again, hath restored to us everlasting ois only begotten Son, to the end that all | life: Therefore with angels, 8-c. * These words, ‘lloly Father," must be omitted on Trinity Sunday.

to him.



1 Upon Ascension Day, and seven Days, and that we may evermore dwell in him, after.

and he in us. Amen. VIROUGH thy most dearly beloved " When the Bishop, standing before the

Son Jesus Christ our Lord; who, af- Table, hath so ordered the Bread and ter his most glorious resurrection, mani- Wine, that ke with the more readifestly appeared to all his Apostles, and ness and decency break the Bread before in their sight ascended up into heaven, to the People, and take the Cup into his prepare a place for us; that where he is, hands; he shall say the Prayer of Conthither we miglit also ascend, and reign secration, as followeth :1 with him in glory: Therefore with an

to gels, fc.

our heavenly Father, for that thou, Upon Whitsunday, and six Days of thy tender mercy, didst give thine after,

only Son Jesus Christ to suffer death up

: according to whose most true pro- made there, by his one oblation of him. niise, the Holy Ghost came down as at self onee offered, a full, perfect, and suf this time from heaven, withi a sudden ficient sacrifice, oblation, and satisfaction, great sound, as it bad been a mighty for the sins of the whole world; and did wind, in the likeness of fiery tongues, institute, and in his holy Gospel com. lighting upon the Apostles, to teach them, mand us to continue a perpetual memory anil to lead them to all' truth; giving of that his precious death and sacrifice them both the gift of divers langur ges, until his coming again: for, in the night and also boldness, with fervent zea, con- in which he was bestantly to preach the Gospel unto all na- trayed, (a) he look bread; (a) Here the tions; whereby we have been brought and when he had given Bishop is to out of darkness and error, into the clear thanks, (b) he brake it, take the Paten light and true knowledge of thee, and of and give it to his disci- into his hands. thy Son Jesus Christ: Therefore with ples, saying, Take, eat, (c) (b) And here angels, &c.

this is my Body, which is to break the 1 Upon the Feast of Trinity only, may given for you: Do this Bread. be said,

in remembrance of me, (c) And here Womeony person, but three persons THO art one God, one Lord; not Likewise, after supper, (d) to layhis hands

he took the cup; and upon all the in one substance: For that which we

when he had given Bread. believe of the glory of the Father, the thanks, biegaven to (d) Here he us game we believe of the Son, and of the them, saying, Drink ye to take the Cup Holy Ghost, without any difference or all of this; for (e) this is into his hand inequality: Therefore with angels, $c.

my Blood of the New

(e) And her " Or else this may be said, the words Holy Testament, which is shed he is to lay his

Father being retained in the introduc- for the remission of sins: cry Vessel is tory Address, VOR the precious death and merits of shall drink it, in remem- any Wine to be

Do this as oft as ye which there is F thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord, and brance of me.

consecrated. for the seading to us of the Holy Ghost

WHERE Fan Phea

The Oblation in thy eternal Godhead: Therefore witlivenly Father, according to the instituangels, c.

tion of thy dearly beloved Son our Sa 1 Then shall the Bishop, kneeling down viour Jesus Christ, we, thy humble ser

ut the Lord's Table, suy, in the name of vants, do celebrate and make here before all those who shall receive the Commu- tly divine Majesty, with these thy body nion, this prayer following:

gifts, which we now offer unto thee, die W TE do not presume to come to this memorial thy Son hath commanded us

thy Table, 0 mierciful Lord, trust- to make; having in remembrance bts ing in our own righteousness, but in thy blessed passion and precious death, his manifold and great mercies. We are mighty resurrection and glorious ascensot worthy so much as to gather up the sion; rendering unto thee most hearty crumbs under thy Table. But thou art thanks for the innumerable benefits par che sanie Lord, whose property is always cured unto us by the same. And we most to have mercy: Grant us therefore, gra- humbly beseech thee, O

The Invocation. cious Loril, so to eat the flesh of thy nierciful Father, to hea". dear Son Jesus Christ, and to drink his us; and of thy Almighty goodness, blood, that our sinful bodies may be vouchsafe to bless and sanctify, with the made clean by his body, and unr souls Word and Holy Spirii, these thy gilts Bashed through his most precious blood,' and creatures of bread and wine; ibat

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