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The Gospel. St. John xv. 26. eth with thee, in the unity and part of the 16th chapter. of the fame Spirit, one God,

HEN the Comforter world without end. Amen. is come, whom I will

For the Epistle. Acts ii. 1. send unto you from the Father

, even the Spirit of truth, W tecoft was fully come, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of me. they were all with one accord And ye also shall bear witness; in one place : And suddenly because ye have been with there came a sound from heame from the beginning. These ven, as of a rushing mighty. things have lospoken unto wind, and it filled all the you, that ye should not be house where they were fitting. offended. They shall put you them cloven tongues, like as

And there appeared unto out of the synagogues : yea, of fire, and it fat upon each the time cometh, that whosoever killeth you, will think

of them : And they were all that he doeth God service. filled with the Holy Ghost; And these things will they

and began to speak with other do unto you, because they tongues, as the spirit gave have not known the Father,

them utterance. And there por me: but these things were dweiling at Jerusalem have I told you, that when Jews, devout men, out of the time Ihall come, ye may Now when this was noised

every nation under heaven. remember that I told

you them.

abroad, the inultitude came

together, and were confoundWhitfiunday.

ed, because that every man

heard them speak in his own The Collect.

language. And they were all God, who as at this amazed, and marvelled, say

time didst teach the ing one to another, Behold, hearts of thy faithful people, are not all these which speak by sending to them the light Galileans? and how hear we of thy Holy Spirit; grant us every man in our own tongue by the same Spirit to have a wherein we were born? Parright judgment in all things, thians, and Medes, and Elaand evermore to rejoice in his mites, and the dwellers in holy comfort, through the Mesopotainia, and in Judea, merits of Christ Jesus our Sa- and Cappadocia, in Pontus, viour, who livech and reign- and Asia, Phrygia, and Pam




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phylia, in Egypt, and in the said unto him, If a man love parts of Lybia about Cyrene, me, he will keep my words ; and strangers of Rome, Jews and my Father will love biin, and Profelytes, Cretes and and we will come unto him, Arabians, we do hear them and make our abode with him.. speak in our tongues the won- He that loveth me not, keepderful works of God. eth not my sayings : and the

word which ye hear is not The Gospel. St. John xiv. 15. mine, but the Father's which ESUS said unto his disci- fent, me. These things have

ples, if ye love me, keep I spoken unto you, being my commandments. And I yet present with you. But will pray the Father, and he the Comforter, which is the shallgiveyou anotherComfort- Holy Ghost, whom the Faer, that he inay abide with you ther will send in my name, he for ever ; even the Spirit of shall teach you all things, and truth, whom the world can- bring all things to your renot receive, because it seeth membrance, whatsoever I have him not, neither knoweth said unto you. Peace I leave him : but ye know him ; for with you, my peace I give he dwelleth with you, and unto you: not as the world shall be in you. I will not giveth, give I unto you. Let leave you comfortless; I will not your heart be troubled, come to you. Yet a little neither let it be afraid. Ye while and the world feeth me have heard how I said unto no more; but ye see me: be- you, I go away, and come cause I live, ye fhall live also. again unto you. If ye loved At that day ye fhall know me, ye would rejoice, because that I am in my Father, and I said, I go unto the Father : ye in me, and I in you. He for my Father is greater than I. that hath my commandments, And now I have told you

be. and keepeth them, he it is fore it come to pass, that that loveth me; and he that when it is come to pass, ye loveth me, shall be loved of might believe. Hereafter I my Father; and I will love will not talk much with you : him, and will manifest myself for the prince of this world to him. Judas faith unto him, cometh, and hath nothing in (not Iscariot) Lord, how is me. But that the world may it that thou wilt manifest thy- know that I love the Father; self unto us, and not unto the and as the Father gave me world? Jesus answered and commandment, even fo I do.


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Monday in Whitsun-Week. And we are witnesses of all

things which he did, both in The Collect.

the land of the Jews, and in God, who as at this time Jerusalem ; whom they new,

didit teach the hearts of and hanged on a tree : Him thy faithful people, by sending God raised up the third day, to them the light of thy Holy and showed him openly ; not Spirit ; grant us by the fame to all the people, but unto Spirit to have a right judg- witnesses cholen before of ment in all things, and ever- God; even to us, who did more to rejoice in his holy eat and drink with him after comfort, through the merits he rose from the dead. And of Christ Jefus our Saviour, he commanded us to preach who liveth and reigneth with unto the people, and to testithee, in the unity of the fame fy that it is he which was Spirit, one God, world with- ordained of God to be the out end. Amen.

judge of quick and dead. To

him give all the prophets witFor the Epistle. Ads x. 34.

ness, that through his Name, 'HEN Peter opened his whosoever believeth in him,

mouth, and said, Of a shall receive remission of sins. truth I perceive that God is While Peter yet fpake these no respecter of persons ; but words, the Holy Ghost fell on in every nation, he that fear- all them that heard the word. eth him, and worketh righte- And they of the circu incision ousness, is accepted with him. who believed, were astonished, The word which God sent un- as many as came with Peter, to the children of Israel, because that on the Gentiles preaching peace by Jesus also was poured out the gift of Chrift, (he is Lord of all ;) the Holy Ghost. For they that word, I say, ye know, heard them speak with tongues, which was published through- and magnify God. Then anout all Judea, and began from swered Peter, Can any man Galilee, after the Baptism forbid water, that these should which John preached : How not be baptized, who have God anointed Jesus of Naza- received the Holy Ghost as reth with the Holy Ghost, and well as we? And he com

who went about manded them to be baptized doing good, and healing all in the name of the Lord. that were oppressed of the de. Then prayed they him to tarvil; for God was with him. ry certain days. I 2



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The Gospel. St. John iii. 16. merits of Christ Jesus our Sa

OD so loved the world, viour, who liveth and reign

that he gave his only eth with thee, in the unity of begotten Son, that whosoever the same Spirit, one God, believeth in him should not world without end. Amen. perish, but have everlasting For the Epifle. Acts viïi. 14. life. For God fent not his Son into the world to con

HEN , demn the world, but that the

who were at Jerusaworld through him might be lem,heard that Samaria

had refaved. He that believeth on

ceived the word of God, they him is not condemned: but sent unto them Peter and he that believeth not is con- John; who, when they were demned already, because he come down, prayed for them, hath not believed in the name that they might receive the of the only begotten Son of Holy Ghost: (For as yet he God. And this is the con

was fallen upon none of them; demnation, that light is come only they were baptized in the into the world, and men loved name of the Lord Jesus:) darkness rather than light, Then laid they their hands because their deeds were evil. on them, and they received For every one that doeth evil the Holy Ghost. hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, left his deeds

The Gospel. St. John X. 1. should be reproved. But he

ERILY, verily, I say unthat doeth truth cometh to

to you, He that enterthe light, that his deeds

eth not by the door into the

may be made manifest, that they theepfold, but climbeth up are wrought in God. some other way, the same is a

thief and a robber. But he Tuesday in Whitsun-Week. that entereth in by the door, The Colleet.

is the shepherd of the sheep. God, who as at this time to him the porter openeth;

didst teach the hearts and the sheep hear his voice; of thy faithful people by and he calleth his own sheep tending to them the light of by name, and leadeth them thy Holy Spirit ; grant us by out. And when he putteth the same Spirit to have a right forth his own sheep, he goeth judgment in all things, and before them, and the Theep evermore to rejoice in his follow him ; for 'they know holy comfort, through the his voice: and a stranger will





they not follow, but will flee For the Epiffle. Rev. iv. 1. from him ; for they know not the voice of strangers. This FTER this I looked, and parable spake Jesus unto behold, a door was them ; but they understood opened in heaven: and the first not what things they were voice which I heard, was as it which he spake unto them. were of a trumpet, talking Then said Jefus unto them with me, which said, Come again, Verily, verily, I say un- up hither, and I will show to you, I am the door of the thee things which must be theep : All that ever came be- hereafter. And immediately fore me are thieves and rob. I was in the Spirit ; and bebers ; but the sheep did not hold, a throne was set in heahear them. I am the door: ven, and one fat on the throne: by me if any man enter in, he and hé that sat was to look shall be saved, and shall go in upon like a jasper and a farand out, and find pasture. dine stone : and there was a The thief coineth not but for rainbow round about the to steal, and to kill, and to throne, in light like unto an destroy : Iam come that they emerald. And round about might have life, and that they the throne were four and might have it more abun- twenty seats; and upon the dantly.

seats I saw four and twenty

elders fitting, clothed in Trinity-Sunday.

white raiment; and they had

on their heads crowns of gold: The Colle Et.

and out of the throne proLmighty and everlasting ceeded lightnings, and thun

God, who haft given derings, and voices. And unto us thy servants grace, by there were seven lamps of fire the confession of a true faith, burning before the throne, to acknowledge the glory of which are the seven spirits of the eternal Trinity, and in the God. And before the throne, power of the divine Majesty to there was a sea of glass, like worship the Unity;we beseech unto crystal. And in the thee that thou wouldest keep midst of the throne, and round us stedfast in this faith, and about the throne, were four evermore defend us from all beasts full of eyes before and adversities, who livest and behind : And the first beast reigneft, one God, world was likea lion, and the second without end. Amen.

beast like a calf, and the third



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