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for these thy mercies towards us, desireth to return thanks unto thee,
For a safe Return from Sea.
plenty; we get ints for this thy sa beseeching thee to hy loving kindness unh -ur land may yield u increase, glas
ourselves, our souls and bodies, MOST gracious Lord, whose which thou hast delivered, to be a mercy is over all thy works; living sacrifice unto thee; always hast been pleased to conduct in we praise thy holy name, that thou praising and magnifying, thy merries in the midst of thy Church, safety, through the perils of the mfort, through Jesus through Jesus Christ our Lord. great deep, this thy servant, who
now desireth to return his thanks
For a Recovery from Sickness.
unto thee, in thy holy Church: May he be duly sensible of thy merciful GOD, who art the giver of life, providence towards him, and ever of health, and of safety; we express his thankfulness by a holy
rong tower of defence bless thy name, that thou hast been trust in thee, and obedience to thy es; we yield the praises sickness this thy servant, who now Lord. Amen. vants against the face of pleased to deliver from his bodily laws, through Jesus Christ our
giving, for our delivers ose great and apparent herewith we were com
th. Pardon their sins als souls, for the sake and y dear Son, our blessed! and Redeemer. Ama
it thy p
we were not deres COLLECTS, EPISTLES, AND GOSPELS,
a prey unto them, bese e still to continue such s towards us, that al may know that thou art
To be used throughout the Year.
The first Sunday in Advent.
The Epistle. Rom. xiii. 8.
OWE no man any thing, but to ALMIGHTY God, give us grace love one another; for he that that we may cast away the loveth another hath fulfilled the works of darkness, and put upon us law. For this, Thou shalt not com
estoring Public Peace at H
Father, who alone ma the armour of light, now in the time mit adultery, Thou shalt not kill,
ERNAL God, our hea
be of one mind in a hous
of this mortal life, in which thy Son Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt
lest the outrage of a Jesus Christ came to visit us in not bear false witness, Thou shalt
great humility; that in the last day, not covet; and if there be any when he shall come again in his other commandment, it is briefly glorious Majesty to judge both the comprehended in this saying, namequick and dead, we may rise to the ly, Thou shalt love thy neighbour fe immortal, through him who as thyself. Love worketh nc ill
to grant to all of us gr liveth and reigneth with thee and to his neighbour; therefore love is
ruly people; we bless me, that it hath pleased ase the seditious tur have been lately raised t tus; most humbly bese
may henceforth obedien thy holy commandme ding a quiet and peace ll godliness and hones tinually offer unto thee of praise and thanksgi
the Holy Ghost, now and ever. the fulfilling of the law. And that,
far spent, the day is at hand; let called the house of prayer; but ye
even vaati be sha
By; but my words
were writtied, and a colt with her: loose ten for our learning; that we them, and bring them unto me. through patience, and comfort of And if any man say ought unto you, the Scriptures, might have hope. ye shall say, The Lord hath need of Now the God of patience and con them; and straightway he will send solation grant you to be like mindthem. All this was done, that it ed one towards another, according Heaven and e might be fulfilled was spoken to Christ Jesus: ye may with by the prophet, saying, Tell ye the one mind and one mouth glorify daughter of Sion, Behold, thy King God, even the Father of our Lord cometh unto thee, meek, and sitting Jesus Christ. Wherefore receive upon an ass, and a colt the foal ye one another, as Christ also reof an ass. And the disciples went, ceived us, to the glory of God. and did as Jesus commanded them; Now I say, that Jesus Christ was and brought the ass and the colt, a minister of the circumcision, for and put on them their clothes, and the truth of God, to confirm the they sat him thereon. And a very proinises made unto the fathers:
The second Sunday in Advent.
arl Sunday in Advent. The Collect. Jesus Christ, who at coming didst send tay to prepare thy way be at that the Ministers s of thy mysteries may
great multitude spread their gar-And that the Gentiles might glo- rare and make ready
followed, cried, saying, Hosanna he saith, Rejoice ye Gentiles, with
ments in the way; others cut down rify God for his mercy; as it is branches from the trees, and straw-written, For this cause I will coned them in the way. And the mul- fess to thee among the Gentiles,
titudes that went before, and that and sing unto thy name: And again and, we may be found
arning the hearts of the
le people in thy sight, and reignest with the and the Holy Spirit, ever rld without end. A nen. Epistle. 1 Cor. iv. 1. aan so account of us, as Ministers of Curist, and the mysteries of God. is required in stew1 man be found faithful. e it is a very smal I should be judged o man's judgment: yea ine own self, for I know myself, yet am I no ed; but he that Lard Therefore
tress of nations, with perplexity ;Lord come, who both will bring to
The third Sunday in Advent.
The fourth Sunday in Advent.
LORD Jesus Christ, who at wear soft clothing are in kings'
thing by prayer and supplication, world without end. Amen.
came for a
e. He was not the
I sent to bear wit
The Gospel. St. John i. 19.
to the world. He
person, and upholding all things That was the
own received him
As many as received him.
e le power to become
that Prophet? And he answered, by inheritance obtained a more ex-
God, in him was
The the fight of
Who art thou? that may give which of the angels said he at and, even to them that
Dame: Which were
an answer to them that sent us: time, Thou art my Son, this day
the way of the Lord, as said the when he bringeth in the first-be- And the Word was
eld his glory, the glory
were sent were of the Pharisees. And let all the angels of God wor
Boho Christmas-day. The
UGHTY God, who hast gi
And they asked him, and said unto ship him. And of the angels he begotten of the Fa.
to be born of a pure
among you, whom ye know not; the sceptre of thy kingdom. Thouy only begotten Son
preferred before me, whose shoes' iniquity; therefore God, even thy
Dade thy children by
These things were done in Betha-oil of gladness above thy fellows.
The Nativity of our Lord, or the works of thine hands: they shall reth and reigneth
ment; and as a vesture shalt thou
that the heir, as long
a child, differeth no
servant, though he be
LMIGHTY God, who hast giv-fold them up, and they shall be
N the beginning was the Word, t is under tutors and
so we, when lements of the world;
God sent forth his
renewed by thy Holy Spirit, through was in the beginning with God., were in bondage
the same our Lord Jesus Christ, All things were made by him; and
Eitle, Gal. ir. 1.
‚ i k
made, that was made. In him was made of a woman, made under the
on this wise: When as his mo
true light, which lighteth every man THE birth of Jesus Christ was that cometh into the world. He ther Mary was espoused to Joseph, was in the world, and the world before they came together, she was was made by him, and the world found with child of the Holy Ghost. knew him not. He came unto his Then Joseph her husband, being a own, and his own received him just man, and not willing to make not. But as many as received him, her a public example, was minded Fto them gave he power to become to put her away privily. But while hethe sons of God, even to them that he thought on these things, behold, believe on his name: Which were the angel of the Lord appeared born, not of blood, nor of the will unto him in a dream, saying, of the flesh, nor of the will of man, Joseph, thou son of David, fear out of God. And the Word was not to take unto thee Mary thy made flesh, and dwelt among us, wife; for that which is conceived (and we beheld his glory, the glory in her is of the Holy Ghost: And is of the only begotten of the Fa- she shall bring forth a Son, and angther) full of grace and truth. thou shalt call his name Jesus: for The sins. Now all this was done, that he shall save his people from their
The Sunday after Christmas-day.
it might be fulfilled which was spoALMIGHTY God, who hast gi-ken of the Lord by the prophet, to take our nature upon him, and with child, and shall bring forth a saying, Behold, a Virgin shall be as at this time to be born of a pure Son, and they shall call his name Virgin; grant that we, being re- Emmanuel, which being interpretgenerate and made thy children by adoption and grace, may daily be ed, is, God with us. Then Joseph, renewed by thy Holy Spirit, angel of the Lord had bidden him, being raised from sleep, did as the through the same our Lord Jesus are Christ, who liveth and reigneth knew her not till she had brought land took unto him his wife; and ey with thee and the same Spirit, ever forth her first-born Son; and he stone God, world without end. called his name Jesus. Amen.
The Circumcision of Christ.
The Epistle. Gal. iv. 1. NOW I say, that the heir, as long as he is a child, differeth nothing from a servant, though he be ALMIGHTY God, who madest lord to be circumgovernors, until the time appointed cised, and obedient to the law for th of the father. Even so we, when man; grant us the true circumcision we were children, were in bondage of the Spirit, that, our hearts and all under the elements of the world; our members being mortified from but when the fulness of the time all worldly and carnal lusts, we was come, God sent forth his Son, may in all things obey thy blessed