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trespass against us; And lead us teousness to judge the world, and not into temptation; But deliver the people with his truth. us from evil: For thine is the T Then shall follow a Portion of the Kingdom, and the Power, and the Psalms, as they are appointed, or one Glory, for ever and ever. Amen. the Selections of Psalms set forth by this Church: and at the end of every Psalm, T Then likewise he shall say, and likewise at the end of the Venite, O Lord, open thou our lips; Benedicite, Jubilate, Benedictus, Can Ans. And our mouth shall show tate Domino, Bonum est confiteri, Deus forth thy praise. misereatur, Benedic, Anima meaMAY be said or sung the Gloria Patri; and at the end of the whole Portion,or Se lection of Psalms for the day, SHALL be said or sung the Gloria Patri, or else the Gloria in Excelsis, as followeth: Gloria in Excelsis.

THere, all standing up, the Minister shall say,

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost; Ans. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,

world without end.

Min. Praise ye the Lord. Ans. The Lord's name be praised.

Then shall be said or sung the following Anthem; except on those days for which other Anthems are appointed; and except also, when it is used in the course of the Psalms, on the nineteenth day of the month.

GLORY be to God on high, and on earth peace, good will towards men. We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory, O Lord God, heavenly King, God the Fa ther Almighty.

O Lord, the only begotten Son, Jesus Christ; O Lord God, Lamb Venite, exultemus Domino. of God, Son of the Father, that Come, let us sing unto the takest away the sins of the world, Lord, let us heartily rejoice have mercy upon us. Thou that in the strength of our salvation. takest away the sins of the world, Let us come before his presence have mercy upon us. Thou that with thanksgiving, and show our-takest a vay the sins of the world, selves glad in him with psalms. receive our prayer. Thou that For the Lord is a great God; sittest at the right hand of God and a great King above all gods. the Father, have mercy upon us. In his hand are all the corners For thou only art holy; thou of the earth; and the strength of only art the Lord; thou ouly, O the hills is his also. Christ, with the Holy Ghost, art most high in the Glory of God the Father. Amen.

The sea is his, and he made it; and his hands prepared the dry land, O come, let us worship and fall down; and kneel before the Lord, our Maker.

For he is the Lord our God; and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand.

O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth stand in awe of him.


Then shall be read the first Lesson, ac
cording to the Table or Calendar; af
ter which shall be said or sung the fol
Note, That before every Lesson, the Mi-
lowing Hymn.
nister shall say, Here beginneth such a
Chapter, or Verse of such a Chapter, of
such a Book: And after every Lesson,
Here endeth the first, or the second

Te Deum laudamus.

For he cometh, for he cometh WE praise thee, O God; we ac

to judge the earth; and with righ

knowledge thee to be the Lord.

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All the earth doth worship thee, the Father everlasting.

To thee all Angels cry aloud; the Heavens, and all the Powers therein.

To thee, Cherubim and Sera-
phim continually do cry,
Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God
of Sabaoth.

Heaven and Earth are full of
the Majesty of thy Glory.
The glorious company of the
Apostles praise thee.

The goodly fellowship of the
Prophets praise thee.

The noble army of Martyrs praise thee.

Govern them, and lift them up for ever.

Day by day we magnify thee; And we worship thy name, ever, world without end.

Vouchsafe, O Lord, to keep us this day without sin.

O Lord, have mercy upon us, have mercy upon us.

O Lord, let thy mercy be upon us; as our trust is in thee.

O Lord, in thee have I trusted; let me never be confounded.

TOr this Canticle.

Benedicite, omnia opera Domini.

All ye Works of the Lord, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

The holy Church, throughout all the world, doth acknowledge O ye Angels of the Lord, bless thee, ye the Lord; praise him, and The Father, of an infinite Ma-magnify him for ever.

Thine adorable, true, and only

Also the Holy Ghost, the Comforter.

Thou art the King of Glory, O Christ.

Thou art the everlasting Son of the Father.

O ye Heavens, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

O ye Waters that be above the Firmament, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for


O all ye Powers of the Lord, bless ye the Lord; praise him,

When thou tookest upon thee and magnify him for ever. to deliver man, thou didst hum- O ye Sun and Moon, bless ye ble thyself to be born of a Virgin. the Lord; praise him, and magWhen thou hadst overcome nify him for ever.

the sharpness of death, thou didst O ye Stars of Heaven, bless ye open the kingdom of heaven to the Lord; praise him, and magall believers. nify him for ever.

Thou sittest at the right hand of O ye Showers and Dew, bless God, in the Glory of the Father. ye the Lord; praise him, and We believe that thou shalt magnify him for ever.

come, to be our Judge.

O ye Winds of God, bless ye We therefore pray thee, help the Lord; praise him, and magthy servants, whom thou hast re-nify him for ever.

deemed with thy precious blood. Oye Fire and Heat, bless ye Make them to be numbered the Lord; praise him, and magwith thy saints, in glory everlast- nify him for ever.


O ye Winter and Summer,

O Lord, save thy people, and bless ye the Lord; praise him, bless thine heritage. and magnify him for ever.

O ye Dews and Frosts, bless! O ye Priests of the Lord, bless. ye the Lord; praise him, and ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. magnify him for ever.

O ye Frost and Cold, bless yel O ye Servants of the Lord, the Lord; praise him, and mag-bless ye the Lord; praise him, nify him for ever. and magnify him for ever. O ye Ice and Snow, bless ye O ye Spirits and Souls of the the Lord; praise him, and mag-righteous, bless ye the Lord; nify him for ever. praise him, and magnify him for

O ye Nights and Days, bless yelever. the Lord; praise him, and mag- O ye holy and humble Men of nify him for ever. heart, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. Then shall be read, in like manner, the second Lesson, taken out of the New Testament, according to the Table or Calendar; and after that, the follow

ye Light and Darkness, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

O ye Lightnings and Clouds, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

O let the Earth bless the Lord; yea, let it praise him, and magnify him for ever.

Ŏ ye Mountains and Hills, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

O all ye green Things upon Earth, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

O ye Wells, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for


O ye Seas and Floods, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and maghim for ever.

ing Psalm.



Jubilate Deo. Psalm Be joyful in the Lord, all lands; serve the Lord with gladness, and come before his presence with a song.

Be ye sure that the Lord he is and not we ourselves; we are his God, it is he that hath made us, people and the sheep of his pas


O go your way into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise; be thankful unto him, and speak good of his


For the Lord is gracious, his bless ye truth endureth from generation mercy is everlasting; and his and magto generation.

Oye Whales, and all that. move in the Waters, the Lord; praise him, nify him for ever.

O all ye Fowls of the Air, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

O all ye Beasts and Cattle, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever.

T Or this Hymn.
Benedictus. St. Luke, i. 68.
BLESSED be the Lord God of

Israel, for he hath visited and redeemed his people.

And bath raised up a mighty salvation for us, in the house of

Oye Children of Men, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magni- his servant David; fy him for ever.

As he spake by the mouth of O let Israel bless the Lord; his holy Prophets, which have praise him, and magnify him for been since the world began ; That we should be saved from


our enemies, and from the band for us under Pontius Pilate. He of all that hate us. suffered and was buried, and the Then shall be said the Apostles' Creed, third day he rose again, accordby the Minister and the People, standing to the Scriptures, and ascending: And any Churches may omit the ed into Heaven, and sitteth on words, He descended into Hell, or

may, instead of them, use the words, the right hand of the Father; and He went into the place of departed he shall come again, with glory, Spirits, which are considered as words to judge both the quick and the of the same meaning, in the Creed. dead; whose kingdom shall have Believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of Heaven and Earth:


no end.

And I believe in the Holy Ghost, the Lord and giver of life, who And in Jesus Christ his only proceedeth from the Father and Son our Lord; Who was con- the Son; who with the Father ceived by the Holy Ghost, Born and the Son together is worshipof the Virgin Mary, Suffered un-ped and glorified, who spake by der Pontius Pilate, Was crucified, the prophets. And I believe one dead, and buried; He descended Catholic and Apostolic Church. I into Hell; The third day he rose acknowledge one Baptism for the from the dead: He ascended into remission of sins; and I look for Heaven, And sitteth on the right the resurrection of the dead, and hand of God the Father Almighty; the life of the world to come.. From thence he shall come to Amen. judge the quick and the dead.

I believe in the Holy Ghost; The Holy Catholic Church; The communion of Saints; The forgiveness of sins; The resurrection of the body, And the life everlasting. Amen.

T Or this.

Believe in one God, the Father A'mighty, Maker of Heaven and Earth, and of all things visible and invisible:

And after that, these Prayers follow-
ing, all devoutly kneeling; the Minis
ter first pronouncing,

The Lord be with you;
Ans. And with thy Spirit.
Min. Let us pray.
O Lord, show thy mercy upon


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Min. O God, make clean our hearts within us;

Ans. And take not thy Holy Spirit from us.

Then shall follow the Collect for the day, except when the Communion Service is read; and then the Collect for the day shall be omitted here.

And in one Lord Jesus Christ, the only begotten Son of God, begotten of his Father before all worlds; God of God, Light of Light, very God of very God, begotten, not made, being of one! A Collect for Peace. substance with the Father, by God, who art the author of whom all things were made; who peace and lover of concord, for us men, and for our salvation, in knowledge of whom standeth came down from Heaven, and our eternal life, whose service is was incarnate by the Holy Ghost perfect freedom; defend us, thy of the Virgin Mary, and was humble servants, in all assaults made man, and was crucified also of our enemies; that we, surely

trusting in thy defence, may not and, that they may truly please fear the power of any adversaries, thee, pour upon them the contithrough the might of Jesus Christ nual dew of thy blessing: Grant our Lord. Amen.

this, O Lord, for the honour of our Advocate and Mediator Je

A Collect for Grace. Lord, our heavenly Father, sus Christ. Amen. Almighty and everlasting A Prayer for all Conditions of Men. God, who hast safely brought us God, the Creator and Preto the beginning of this day; de- server of all mankind, we fend us in the same with thy humbly beseech thee for all sorts mighty power, and grant that this and conditions of men, that thou day we fall into no sin, neither wouldest be pleased to make thy run into any kind of danger; but ways known unto them, thy savthat all our doings, being ordered ing health unto all nations. More by thy governance, may be righ-especially we pray for thy holy teous in thy sight, through Jesus Church universal; that it may be Christ our Lord. Amen. so guided and governed by thy A Prayer for the President of the good Spirit, that all who profess United States, and all in Civil Autho- and call themselves Christians, rity. Lord, our heavenly Father, and hold the faith in unity of Spibe led into the way of truth, the high and mighty Ruler of the universe, who dost from rit, in the bond of peace, and in thy throne behold all the dwell-righteousness of life. Finally, we commend to thy Fatherly gooders upon earth; most heartily we beseech thee, with thy favour to ness, all those who are any ways behold and bless thy servant, The afflicted or distressed in mind, President of the United States, and body, or estate; that it may please thee to comfort and relieve them, all others in authority; and so replenish them with the grace of according to their several necesthy holy Spirit, that they may al-sities; giving them patience under their sufferings, and a happy ways incline to thy will, and walk issue out of all their afflictions: in thy way: Endue them plente-And this we beg for Jesus Christ's ously with heavenly gifts; grant sake. Amen.


them in health and prosperity TA General Thanksgiving.
long to live; and finally, after this
life, to attain everlasting joy and
felicity, through Jesus Christ our
Lord. Amen.

ALMIGHTY God, Father of all

mercies, we, thine unworthy servants, do give thee most humble and hearty thanks for all thy The following Prayers are to be omitted here, when the Litany is read. goodness and loving kindness to TA Prayer for the Clergy and People. us, and to all men. We bless thee ALMIGHTY and everlasting for our creation, preservation,

God, from whom cometh eve- and all the blessings of this life; ry good and perfect gift, send but, above all, for thine inestimadown upon our Bishops and other ble love in the redemption of Clergy, and upon the Congrega-the world by our Lord Jesus tions committed to their charge, Christ; for the means of grace, the healthful spirit of thy grace; and for the hope of glory. And,

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