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when thou thyself beholdest not ships standing by the lake ; but the beam that is in thine own the fishermen were gone out of eye? Thou hypocrite, cast out them, and were washing their first the beam out of thine own nets. And he entered into one eye, and then shalt thou see of the ships, which was Simon's, clearly to pull out the mote that and prayed bim that he would is in thy brother's eye.
thrust out a little from the land:
and he sat down, and taught the The fifth Sunday after Trinity. people out of the ship. Now The Collect.
when he had left speaking, he said GRANT, O Lord, we beseech unto Simon, Launch out into the
thee, that the course of this deep, and let down your nets for world may be so peaceably or- a draught. And Sinon answerdered by thy governance, that ing, said unto him, Master, we thy Church may joyfully serve have toiled all the night, and have thee in allgodly quietness, through taken noihing; nevertheless, at Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. thy word I will let down the net.
The Epistle. 1 St. Peter, iii. 8. And when they had this done, BE ye all of one mind, having they enclosed a great multitude
compassion one of another; of fishes, and their net brake. And love as brethren, be pitiful, be they beckoned unto their partners courteous; not rendering evil for which were in the other ship, that evil, or railing for railing; but they should come and help them. contrariwise, blessing; knowing and they came, and filled both that ye are thereunto called, that the ships : so that they began to ye should inherit a blessing. For sink. When Simon Peter saw ito he that will love life, and see good she fell down at Jesus' knees, say: days, let him refrain his tongueling, Depart from me, for I am a from evil, and his lips that they sinful man, O Lord. For he was speak no guile: Let him eschew astonished, and all that were with evil, and do good; let him seek him, at the draught of the fishes peace, and ensue it: For the eyes which they had taken ; and so of the Lord are over the righteo was also James and John the sons ous, and his ears are open unto Jof Zebedee, which were partners their prayers : but the face of the with Simon. And Jesus said unto Lord is against them that do evil. Simon, Fear not; from hence And who is he that will harm you, forth thou shalt catch men. And if ye be followers of that which when they had brought their is good? But and if ye suffer for ships to land, they forsook all, righteousness sake, happy are ye: and followed him. and be not afraid of their terror, neither he troubled; but sanctify The sixth Sunday after Trinity, the Lord God in
ple pressed upon him to hear good things as pass man's under the word of God, he stood by the standing ; pour into our hearts lake of Gennesaret, and saw two such love towards thee, that we
loving thee above all things, may cause, shall be in danger of the obtain thy promises, which exceed judgment : and whosoever shall all that we can desire, through say to his brother, Raca, shall be Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. Jin danger of the council : but
The Epistle. Rom. vi. 3. whosoever shall say, Thou fool, KNOW ye not that so many of shall be in danger of hell fire.
us as were haptized into Jesus Therefore, if thou bring thy gift Christ, were baptized into his to the altar, and there remember. death? Therefore we are buried est that thy brother hath aught with him by baptism into death ; against thee, leave there they gift that like as Christ was raised up before the altar, and go thy way, froin the dead by the ory of the first be reconciled to thy brother, Father, even so we also should and then come and offer thy gift. walk in newness of life. For if Agree with thine adversary quickwe have been planted togetherly, whilst thou art in the way in the likeness of his deatli, we with him ; lest at any time the shall be also in the likeness of his adversary deliver thee to the resurrection : Knowing this, that judge, and the judge deliver thee our old man is crucified with him, to the officer, and thou be cast that the body of sin might be de- into prison. Verily I say unto stroyed, that henceforth we should thee, thou shalt by no not serve sin. For he that is dead, come out thence, until thou hast is freed from sin. Now if we be paid the uttermost farthing. dead with Christ, we believe that we shall alsolive with him; know. The screnth Sunulay after Trinity. ing that Christ being raised from
The Collect. the dead, dieth no more ; death LORD of all power and miglit, hath no more dominion over him. who art the author and giver For in that he died, he died unto of all good things; graft in our sin once; but in that he liveth, hearts the love of ihy name, inhe liveth unto God. Likewise crease in us true religion, nourish reckon ye also yourselves to be us with all goodness, and of thy dead indeed unto sin ; but alive great mercy keep us in the same anto God, through Jesus Christ through Jesus Christ our Lord. our Lord.
.Imen. The Gospel. St. Matt. v. 20. The Epistle. Rom. vi. 19. JESUS said unto his disciples. I Speak after the manner of
Except your righteousness men, because of the intirmity shall exceed the righteousness of of your fiesh: for asye bave yieldthe Scribes and Pharisees, yeed your members servants to unshall in no case enter into the cleanness, and to iniquity, unto kingdom of heaven. Ye have iniquity; even so now yield your beard that it was said by them of members servants to righteousold time, Thou shalt not kilt; and ness, unto holiness. For when whosoever shall kill, shall be in ye were the servants of sin, ye danger of the judgment. But I were free from righteousness. say unto you, that whosoever is What fruit liad ye tben in those angry with his brother without a things, whereofye are now asham
ed? for the end of those things, humbly beseech thee to put away is death. But now being made from us all hurtful things, and to free from sin, and become ser- give us those things which are vants to God, ye have your fruit profitable for us, through Jesus unto boliness, and the end ever-Christ our Lord. Amen. lasting life. For the wages of sin The Epistle. Rom. viii. 12. is death: but the gift of God is BRETHREN, we are debtors eternal life, through Jesus Christ not to the flesh, to live after our Lord.
the flesh: For if ye live after the The Gospel. St. Mark, viii. 1. flesh, ye shall die; but if ye In those days the multitude be-through the Spirit do mortify the
ing very great, and having no- deeds of the body, ye shall live. thing to eat, Jesus called his dis- For as many as are led by the ciples unto him, and saith unto Spirit of God, they are the sons of them, I have compassion on the God. For ye have not received multitude, because they have now the spirit of bondage again to been with me three days, and have fear ; but ye have received the nothing to eat: and if I send them spirit of adoption, whereby we away fasting to their own houses, cry, Abba, Father. The Spirit they will faint by the way: for itseli beareth witness with our divers of them came from far. spirit
, that we are the children And his disciples answered him, of God. And if children, then From whence can a man satisfy heirs ; heirs of God, and joint tbese men with bread here in the heirs with Christ: if so be that wilderness? And he asked them, we suffer with him, that we may How many loaves have ye? And also be glorified together. they said, Seven. And he com The Gospel. St. Matt. vii, 15. manded the people to sit down on BEWARE of false prophets tbe ground: and he took the se which come to you in sheep's ven loaves, and gave thanks, and clothing, but inwardly they are brake, and gave to his disciples to ravening wolves. Ye shall know set before them: and they did set them by their fruits: Do men ga them before the people. And they ther grapes of thorns, or figs of had a few small fishes; and he thistles ? Even so every good tree blessed, and commanded to set bringeth forth good fruit; but a them also before them. So they corrupt tree bringeth forth evil did eat, and were filled; and they fruit. A good tree cannot bring, took up of the broken meat that forth evil fruit; neither can a.cor. was left, seven baskets. And they rupt tree bring forth good fruit
. that had eaten were about four Every tree that bringeth not forth thousand. And he sent them good fruit, is hewn down, and cast away.
into the fire. Wherefore by their
fruits ye shall know them. Not The eighth Sunday after Trinity. every one tbat saith unto me: The Collect.
Lord, Lord, shall enter into the O God, whose never failing pro- kingdom of heaven ; but he that
vidence ordereth all things doeth the will of my Father, who both in heaven and earth; we is in heaven.
The ninth Sunduy after Trinity. There hath no temptation taken The Collect.
you, but such as is common to GRANT 10 us, Lord, we beman: but God is faithful, who will
seech thee, the spirit to think not suffer you to be tempted above and do always such things as are that ye are able; but will with right; that we who cannot do any the temptation also niake a way thing that is good without thee, to escape, that ye may be able may by thee be enabled to live to bear it. according to thy will
, through Je The Gospel. St. Luke, xvi. 1, sus Christ our Lord. Amen.
JESUS said unto his disciples, The Epistle. 1 Cor. x. 1. There was a certain rich man BRETHREN, I would not that who had a steward ; and the same
ye should be ignorant, how was accused unto bim, that he that all our fathers were under had wasted his goods And he the cloud, and all passed through called him, and said unto him, the sea ; and were all baptized How is it that I hear this of thee? unto Mosesin the cloud, and in the Give an account of thy stewardsea; and did all eat the same spi- ship; for thou mayest be no long. ritual meat, and did all drink the er steward. Then the steward same spiritual drink ; (for they said within himself, What shall I drank of that spiritual Rock that do? for my lord taketh away from followed them; and that Rock was me the stewardship: I cannot dig; Christ.) But with many of them to beg I am ashamed. I am reGod was not well pleased; forthey solved what to do, that when I am were overthrown in the wilder- put out of the stewardship, they ness. Now these things were our may receive me into their houses. examples, to the intent we should So he called every one of his lord's not just after evil things, as they debtors unto him, and said unto also lusted. Neither be ye idola- the first, How much owest thou tors, as were some of them: asunto my lord? And he said, An it is written, The people sat down hundred measures of oil. And he to eat and drink, and rose up to said unto him, Take thy bill, and play. Neither let us commit for- sit down quickly, and write fifty. nication, as some of them commit- Then said he to another, And how ted, and fell in one day three much owest thou ? And he said, and twenty thousand. Neither let An hundred measures of wheat. us tempt Christ, as some of them And he said unto him, Take thy also tempted, and were destroyed bill, and write fourscore. And of serpents. Neither murmur ye, the lord commended the unjust as some of them also murmured, steward, because he had done and were destroyed of the de- wisely; for the children of this stroyer. Now all these things world are in their generation happened unto them for ensam- wiser than the children of light. plés: and they are written for And I say unto you, Make to out admonition, upon whom the yourselves friends of the mammon ends of the world are come.of unrighteousness; that when Wherefore let him that thinketh ye fail, they may receive you inbeständeth, take beed lest he fall. to everlasting babitations
The tenth Sunday after Trinity. Iknown, even thou, at least in this The Collect.
thy day, the things which belong L.
ET thy merciful ears, O Lord, unto thy peace ! but now they
be open to the prayers of thy are hid from thine eyes. For the humble servants; and that they days shall come upon thee, that may obtain their petitions, make thine enemies shall cast a trench them to ask such things as shall about thee, and compass thee please thee, through Jesus Christ round, and keep thee in on every our Lord. Amen.
side, and shall lay thee even with The Epistle. 1 Cor. xii. 1. the ground, and athy children CONCERNING spiritual gists
, within thee: and they shall not brethren, I would not have leave in thee one stone upon an. you ignorant. Ye know that ye other; because thou knowest not were Gentiles, carried away unto the time of thy visitation. And these dumb idols even as ye were he went into the temple, and beled. Wherefore I give you to un- gan to cast out them that sold derstand, that no man, speaking therein, and them that bought, sayby the Spirit of God, calleth Je-ing unto them, It is written, My sus accursed; and that no man can house is the house of prayer; but say that Jesus is the Lord, but by ye have made it a den of thieves. the Holy Ghost. Now there are And he taught daily in the temple. diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are differences The eleventh Sunday after Trinity: of administrations, but the same
The Collect. Lord. And there are diversities O God, who declarest thy A! of operations, but it is the same mighty power chiefly in showGod who worketh all in all. Buting inercy and pity; mercifully the manifestation of the Spirit is grant unto us such a measure of given to every man to profit with thy grace, that we, running the al. Forto one is given by the Spirit way of thy commandments, may the word of wisdom; to another, obtain thy gracious promises, and the word of knowledge by the be made partakers of thy heavensame Spirit; to another, faith by ly treasure, through Jesus Christ the saine Spirit; to another, the jour Lord. Amen. gifts of healing by the same Spi The Epistle: 1 Cor. xv. 1. rit; to another. the working of mi- BRETHREN, I declare unto racles; to another, prophecy; to you the Gospel which I preachanother, discerning of spirits; to ed unto you, which also ye have another, divers kinds of tongues; received, and wherein ye stand; to another, the interpretation of by which alsr ye are saved; ifiye tongues. But all these worketh keep in memory what I preached that one and the self-same Spirit, unto you, unless ye bave believed dividing to every man severally in vain. For I delivered unto you: as he will.
first of all, that which I also re The Gospel. St. Luke, sis. 41. ceived, how that Christ died for AND when he was come near, our sins, according to the Scrip
he beheld the city, and wept tures; and that he was buried, and over it, saying, If thou badst that he rose again the third day,