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with thy continual help; that in all our works begun, continued, and ended in thee, we may glorify thy holy Name, and finally, by thy mercy, obtain everlasting life; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. T

ALMIGHTY God, the fountain of a wise dom, who knowest our necessities before we ask, and our ignorance in asking; We beseech thee to have compassion upon our infirmities; and those things, which for our unworthiness we dare not, and for our blindness we cannot ask, vouchsafe to give us, for the worthiness of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. Als te vadotali bey, studiombola bu

ALMIGHTY God, who hast promised to

hear the petitions of those who ask in thy Son's Name; We beseech thee mercifully to incline thine ears to us who have now made our prayers and supplications unto thee; and grant, that those things which we have faithfully asked according to thy will, may effectually be obtained, to the relief of our necessity, and to the setting forth of thy glory; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Upon the Sundays and other Holy Days (if there be no Sermon or Communion) shall be said all that is appointed at the Communion, unto the end of the Gospel, concluding with the Blessing.

And if any of the consecrated Bread and Wine remain after the Communion, it shall not be carried out of the Church; but the Minister and other Communicants shall, immediately after the Blessing, reverently eat and drink the same. stod af hang and bas dan shug

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other Holy Days, or Prayer Days. Nevertheless (if necessity so require) Baptism may be a be administered upon any other day..

There shall be for every Male-child to be baptised, when they can be had, two Godfathers and one Godmother; and for every Female, one Godfather and two Godmothers; and Parents shall be admitted as Sponsors, if it be desired.

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Renore the beginning of Morning Prayer, to

Godfathers and Godmothers, and the People with the Children, must be ready at the Font, either immedi ately the last Lesson the last Lesson at Morning Prayer, or else immediately son at Evening Prayer, as the Minister by his discretion shall appoint. And the Minister coming to the Font, (which is then to be filled with pure Water,) and standing there, shall say,

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EARLY beloved, forasmuch as all men are conceived and born

Kingdom of God, except he be regenerate and born anew of Water and of the Holy Ghost; I beseech you to call upon God the Father, through our Lord Jesus Christ, that of his bounteous mercy, he will Frant to this Child that which by nature he cannot have; that he may be baptized with Water and the Holy Ghost, and received into

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LMIGHTY and everlasting God, who of thy great mercy didst A save Noah and his family in the ark from perishing by water; and also didst safely lead the children of Israel thy people through the Red Sea, figuring thereby thy holy Baptism; and by the Bap tism of thy well-beloved Son Jesus Christ in the river Jordan, didst Sanctify Water to the mystical washing away of sin; We beseech thee, for thine infinite mercles, that thou wilt mercifully look upon this Child; wash him and sanctify him with the Holy Ghost; that he, being delivered from thy wrath, may be received into the ark of Christ's Church; and being steadfast in faith, joyful through hope

and rooted in charity, may so pass the waves of this troublesome world, that finally he may come to the land of everlasting life, there to reign with thee, world without end; through Jesus Christ our! Lord. Amen. cana od bug Hovi ouwtain eues

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LMIGHTY and immortal, God, the aid of all who need, the helper A of all to thee for succour, the life of those who be lieve, d the resurrection of the dead; We call upon thee for this Infant, that he, coming to thy holy Baptism, may receive remission

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hast promised by thy well-beloved Son, saying,. have: seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you. So give, now unto us who ask; let us who seek, find; open the gate unto us who knock; that this Infant may enjoy the everlasting benediction of thy heavenly washing, and may come to the eternal kingdom which thou hast promised by Christ our Lord. Amen.

Then the Minister shall say as follows: dr else shall pass on to the questions addressed to the Sponsors; and from thence to the Prayer immediately before the Immersion, or the pouring of water on the infunt. But note; that in every church the a he intermediate parts of the Service shall be used, once at least in every month, (if there be a hap tism) for the better instructing of the People in the Grounds of Infant Baptism.

Hear the words of the Gospel, written by St. Mark, in the tenth Chapter, at the thirteenth Verse.

THEY brought young children to Christ, that he should touch
them; and his disciples rebuked those that brought them. But
when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said unto them,
Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not; for
of such is the Kingdom of God. Verily I say unto you, Whosoever
shall not receive the Kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not
enter therein. And he look them up in his arms, put his hands
upon them, and blessed
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Bohrlet, that he commanded the children to be brought unto

him: how he blamed those who would have kept them from him; he exhorteth all to their Ye perceive how, by his outward gesture and deed, he declared his good will to ward them for he embraced them in his arms, he laid his hands upon them, and blessed them. Doubt ye not therefore, but earnest! believe, that he will likewise favourably receive this present Infant; that he will embrace him with the arms of his mercy; that he will give unto him the blessing of eternal life, and make him partaker of his everlasting kingdomasung bas, TYNE LAVIN tam sa Jodi Tori

Wherefore, we being thus persuaded of the good will of our heav enly Father towards this Infant, declared by his Son Jesus Christ; and nothing doubting but that he favourably alloweth this charita ble work of ours in bringing this Infant to his holy Baptism; let us faithfully and devoutly give thanks unto him, and say og bas

All hands, hast vouchered to call us to the LMIGHTY and everlasting God, heavenly Father, we give thee

knowledge of thy grace, and faith in thee: Increase this knowledge, and confirm this faith in us evermore. Give thy Holy Spirit to this Infant, that he may be born again, and be made an heir of everlasting salvation; through our Lord Jesus Christ, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, now and for ever. Amen.

Then shall the Minister speak unto the Godfathers and Godmothers STON T VENT ATRon this et yster


EARLY beloved, ye have brought this Child here to be bap fized; ye have prayed that our Lord Jesus Christ would vouchsafe to receive him, to release him from sin, to sanctify him with the Holy Ghost, to give him the Kingdom of Heaven, and everlasting life. Ye have heard also that our Lord Jesus Christ hath promised in his Gospel to grant all these things that ye have prayed for which promise he, for his part, will most surely keep and perform.

Wherefore, after this promise made by Christ, this Infant must also faithfully, for his part, promise by you that are his sureties (until he come of age to take it upon himself) that he will renounce the devil and all his works, and constantly believe God's holy Word, and obediently keep his commandments.

The Minister shall then demand of the Sponsors as follows: the questions being considered as addressed to them severally, and the answers to be made accordingly.

I demand therefore,

Dhis works, the vain pomp and glory of the world, with all cov

OST thop, In the name of this Child, renounce the devil and all

etous desires of the same, and the sinful desires of the flesh, so that thou wilt not follow, nor be led by them?

Answer. I renounce them all; and, by God's help, will endeavour not to follow, nor be led by them.

Minister. Dost thou believe all the Articles of the Christian Faith, as contained in the Apostles' Creed?

Answer.ilt thou be baptized in this Faith? ?


Answer. That is my desire.

Minitter. Wilt thou then obediently keep God's holy will and commandments, and walk in the same all the days of thy life i Answer. I will, by God's poetaru

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MERCIFUL God, grant that the old Adam in this Child may be so buried, that the new man may be raised up in him Amen.

Grant that all sinful affections may die in him, and that all things belonging to the Spirit may live and grow in him. Amen.oham

Grant that he may have power and strength to have victory, and to triumph, against the devil, the world, and the flesh. Amen.

Grant that whosoever is here dedicated to thee by our office and ministry, may also be endued with heavenly virtues, and everlast. ingly rewarded, through thy mercy, O blessed Lord God, who dost five, and govern all things, world without end. Xund)

LMIGHTY, everliving God, whose most dearly beloved Son Je Asus Christ, for the forgiveness of our sins, did shed out of his inost precious side both water and blood; and gave commandment to his disciples, that they should go teach all nations, and baptize them In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost; Regard, we beseech thee, the supplications of thy congregation; sanctify this Water to the mystical washing away of sin; and of thy


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faithful children; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

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Cross, in token that hereafter he shall not be ashamed to confess the faith of Christ cruci: fled, and manfully to fight under his banner," against sin, the world, and

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Here the Minister shall make a Cross upon the Child's forehead.

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If those who present the Infant shall desire the sign of the Cross to be omitted, although the Church knows no worthy cause of scruple concerning the same, yet, in that case, the Minister may omit that part of the above which follows the Immersion, or the pouring of Water on the Infant.


Then shall the Minister say,

EEING now, dearly beloved brethren, that this Child is regenerate, and grafted into the body of Christ's Church, let us give thanks unto Almighty God for these benefits; and with one accord

raake our prayer this begint this Child may lead the rest of

his life according to

Then shall be said, all kneeling,

UR Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name. Thy

O kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth, As it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, As we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation; But deliver us from evil. Amen.

Then shall the Minister say,"

WE yield thee hearty thanks, most merciful Father, that it hath pleased thee to regenerate this Infant with Thy Holy Spirit,

to receive him for thine own Child by adoption, and to incorporate him into thy holy Church. And humlly we beseech thee to grant,...

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