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aid or sung by the Bip and People, IEREFORE with Angels and Archangels, and with all the pany of heaven, we laud and mily thy glorious name ; ever* praising thee, and saying, f, holy, holy, Lord God of 's; heaven and earth are full ly glory : Giory be to thee, ord Most High. .shacn.
‘CAUSE thou didst give Je. ius Christ, thine only Son, to orn as at this timé for us; ; by the operation of the Hohost, was made very man. of jobstance of the Virgin Mary Mother; and that without of sin, to make us clean from n: Therefore with Angels, &c.
34.7 T Upon Easter Day, and seven Days after. UT chiefly are we bound to praise thee for the glorions resurrection of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord : "For he is the very Paschal Lamb, which was offered for us, and hath taken away the sin of the world; who by his death bath destroyed death, and, by his rising to life again, math restored to us everlasting life: Therefore with Angels, &c. 7 Upon Ascension Day, and seven Days after.
HROUGH thy most dearly beloved Son Jesus Christ our Lord: who, after his most glorious resurrection, manifestly appeared to all his Apostles, and in their sight ascended up into
|heaven, to prepare a place for us;
that where he is, thither we might also ascend, and reign with him in glory : Therefore with Angels, &C. T Upon Whitsunday, and six Days afterTiłłogóH Jesus Christ our Lord ; according to whose most true promise, the Holy Ghost came down as at this time from heaven, with a sudden great sound, as it had been a mighty wind, in the likeness of fiery tongues, lighting upon the Apostles, to teach them, and to lead them to all truth; giving them both the gift of divers languages, and also boldness with servent zeal, constantly to preach the gospel unto all nations; whereby we have been brought out of darkness and error, into the clear light and true knowledge of thee, and of thy Son Jesus Christ: Therefore with Angels, &c.
T Upon the Feast of Trinity only, may be said, WHo art one God, one Lord ; not one only person, but three persons in one substance : For that which we believe of the glory of the Father, the same we believe of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, without any difference or inequality : Therefore with Angels, &c. 7 Or else this may be said, the words Holy Father] being retained in the troductory Address. FoR the precious death and merits of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord, and for the sending to us of the Holy Ghost the Comsorter; who are one with thee in thy eternal Godhead: Therefore with Angels, &c. T Then shall the Bishop, knceling down at tire H.Ord’s Table, say, in the name of ail those who shail receive the Communion, this prayer following: WE do not presume to come to this thy Table, O merciful £ord, trusting in our own righteousness, but in thy manifold and great mercies. We are not worthy so much as to gather up the crumbs under thy Table. But thou art the same Lord, whose property is always to have mercy: Grant us therefore, gracious Lord, so to eat the flesh of thy dear Son Jesus Christ, and to drink his blood, that our sinful bodies may be made clean by his body, and our souls washed through his most precious blood, and that we may evermore dwell in him, and he in us. .hoven. 7. When the Bishop, standing before the Table, hath so ordered the Bread and Wine, that he may with the more rea‘liness and decency break the Bread before the People, and take the Cup
into his hands; he shall say the Prayer of Consecration, as followeth.
hen shall the Bishop deliver to every me of them the New Testament, sayign AKE thou Authority to read the Gospel in the Church of d, and to preach the same, if u be thereto licensed by the hop himself. hen one of them appointed by the Bishop shall read, he Gospel. St. Luke, xii. 35. ETyour loins be girded about, and your lights hurning, and yourselves like unto men that it for their Lord, when he will urn from the wedding; that en he cometh and knocketh, y may open unto him immetely. Blessed are those serits whom the Lord when he meth shall find watching: VeriI say unto you, That he shall d himself, and make them to down to meat, and will come th and serve then. And if he ill come in the second watch, come in the third watch, and d them so, blessed are those Wants. Then shall the Bishop proceed in the !ommunion; and all who are Orderd, shall tarry, and receive the Holy
9mmunion the same day with the |ishop.
ho Communion ended, after the last tollect, and immediately before the 'onediction, shall be said this Collect ollowing:
LMIGHTY God, giver of all good things, who of thy great bdness hast vouchsafed to acit and take these thy Servants to the office of Deacons in thy
Church; make them, we beseech thee, O Lord, to be modest, hulnble, and constant in their Ministration, to have a ready will to observe all spiritual Discipline; that they having always the testimony of a good conscience, and continuing ever stable and strong in thy Son Christ, may so well behave themselves in this inferior Office, that they may be found worthy to be called unto the higher Ministries in thy Church, through the same thy Son our Saviour Jesus Christ; to whom be glory and honour, world without end. Amen.
HE peace of God, which passeth all understanding, keep your hearts and minds in the knowledge and love of God, and of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord: And the blessing of God Almighty, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, be amongst you, and remain with you always. Amen.
† And here it must be declared unto the Iłeacon, that he must continue in that Office of a Deacon the space of a whole Year (except for reasonable Causes it shall otherwise seem good unto the o to the intont he may be perfect, and well expert in the thing §. to the Ecclesiastical Administration; in executing whereof, if he be sound faithful and diligent, he may be admitted by lis I}iocesan to the Order of Priesthood, at the times appointed in the Canon, or el-c, on urgent occasion, upon some other day, in the face of the Church, in such mariner and form as hercutter follow Utli.
as come to be admitted Priests; how
T The Priest shall answer:
Have inquired concerning them, and also examined them,
and think them so to be. T Then the Bishop shall say unto the
Goop People, these are they whom we purpose, God willing, to receive this day unto the Holy Office of Priesthood: For after due examination, we find not to the contrary, but that they are lawfully called to their Function and Ministry, and that they are persons meet for the same. But yet if there be any of you, who knoweth any impediment or notable crime in any of them, for the which he ought not to be received into this holy Ministry, let him come forth in the name of &od, and show what the crime
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T Then the Bishop (commendingo as shall be of..". o shall, with the present, say the Li ers as is before appoin of Ordering Deacons; in the proper suffrag
the word Deacon and the word Priests
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his voice. And a stranger will they not follow, but will flee from him; for they know not the voice of strangers. This parable spake Jesus unto them, but they understood not what things they were which he spake unto them. Then said Jesus unto them again, Werily, verily, I say into you, I am the door of the sheep. All that ever came before me are thieves and robbers; but the sheep did not hear them. I am the door; by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture. The thief cometh not but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly: I am the good Shepherd: the good Shepherd giveth his life for the sheep. But he that is an hireling, and not the Shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, seeth the wolf coming, and leaveth the sheep, and sleeth; and the wolf catcheth them, and scattereth the sheep. The hireling fleeth because he is an hireling, and careth not for the sheep. I am the good Shepherd, and know my sheep, and am known of mine. As the Father knoweth me, even so know I the Father: and I lay down my life for the sheep. And other sheep I have, which are not of this fold; them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice: and there shall be one fold, and one Shepherd. * Then the Bishop shall say unto them as followeth. YE have heard, brethren, as well in your private examination, as in the exhortation which was now made to you, and in the
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