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and Earth, and of all things visible 1A Collect for Peace. and invisible :
O God, who art the author of And in one Lord Jesus Christ, peace and lover of concord, in the only begotten Son of God, be- knowledge of whom standeth our gotten of his Father before all eternal life, whose service is perworlds; God of God, Light of Light, fect freedom ; defend us, thy hum. very God of very God, begotten, ble servants, in all assaults of our not made, being of one substance enemies; that we, surely urusting with the Father, by whom all things in thy defence, may not fear the were made; who for us men, and power of any adversaries, through for our salvation, came down from the might of Jesus Christ our Lord. Heaven, and was incarnate by the Ainen. Holy Ghost of the Virgin Mary, SA Collect for Grace. and was made man, and was crucified also for us under Pontilis Pilate: O Lord, our heavenly l'ather, Al
mighty and everlasting Gol, He suffered and was buried, and who hast safely brought us to the the third day he rose again, accord-beginning of this day; defend us ing to the Scriptures, and ascended in the same with thy mighty power, into Heaven, and sitteth on the and grant that this day we fall into right hand of the Father; and he no sin, neither run into any kind of shall come again, with glory, to danger; but that all our doings, bejudge both the quick and the dead ; ing onlered by thy governance, may whose kingdom shall have no end. be righteous in thy sight, thivugh
And I believe in the Holy Ghost, Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. the Lord and giver of life, who
SA Prayer for the President of the Uni proceedetli fidm the Father and the
ted Sintes, and all in Civil Authority, Son; who with the Father and the Son Ingether is worshipped and O Lord, our heavenly Father, the
bigla and mighty Ruler of the glorified, who spake by the pro- universe, who dost from thy throne phets. And I believe one Catholic behold all the dwellers upon earth; and Apostolic Church. I acknowo most hearily we beseech thee, with ledge one Baptism for the remission thy favour to behold and bless tliy of sins; and I look for the resurrec- servant, The Presiilent of the Uni. tion of the dead, and the life of the ter Stutes, and all others in authen world to come. Amen.
rity; and so replenish them with And after that, these I'rayers following, the grace of thy holy Spirit, that all devoutly kneeling; the Minister first they may always incline to thy will, pronouncing,
and walk in thy way: Endue them The Lord be with you ;
plenteously with heavenly gifts ; Ins. And with thy Spirit.
grant them in health and prosperity | Min. Let us pray.
long to live; and finally, after this O Lord, show thy mercy upon us; lite, to attam everlasting joy and Ans. And grantus thy' salvation felicity, through Jesus Cluist our Min. O God, make clean our
Lord. Amen. hearts within us;
T The following Prayers are to be omitted Ans. And take not thy Holy here, when the litany is read. Spirit from us.
TA Prver for 'he Clergy and People. I Then shall follow the Collect for the
God, from who comethevery day, except when the Communion Servie is read; and then the Collect for good and perfect gift, send down the day shall be omitted here. pon our Bishops and other Clergy,
and upon the Congregations com-ythy goodness and loving kindness
Gol, the Creator and Pre- us that due sense of all thy mercies,
server of all mankind, we that our hearts may be unfeignedly humbly beseech thee for all sorts thankful, and that we may show and conditions of men, that thou forth thy praise, not only with our wouldest be pleased to make thy lips, but in our lives ; by giving up ways known unto them, thy saving ourselves to thy service, and by health unto all nations. More es-walking before thee in holiness and pecially we pray for thy holy Church righteousness all our days, through wiversal ; that it may be so guided Jesus Christ our Lord; to whom, and governed by thy good Spirit, with thee and the Holy Ghost, be that all who profess and call them- ali hovour and glory, world withe selves Christians, may be led into out end. Amen. the way of truth, and hold the fiuith CA Prayer of St. Chrysostom. in wity of Spirit; in the bord of ALMIGHTY Gol, who hast peace, and in righteousness of life. A given us grace at this time, l'inally, we commend to thy Fa- with one acconi to make our com therly goodness, all those who are mon supplications unto thee; and any ways afflicted or distressed in dost promise that when twoorthree miwi, boly, or estate ; that it may are gathered together in thy name, please thee to comfort and relieve thou wilt grant their requests ; ful. them, accorling to their several fil now, O Lord, the desires and necessities ; giving them patience petitions of thy servants, as mayle under their sufferings, and a happy most expedient for them; granting issue out of all their afflictions : us in this world knowledge of thy And this we beg for Jesus Christ's truth, and in the world to come life sake. Amen.
everlasting. Amen. FA General Thanksgiving:
2 Cor. xiü. 14. A
all mercies, we, thine unwor Christ, and the love of God, thy servants, do give thee mosi and the fellowship of the Holy Ghost, aumble and hearty thanks for all be with us all evermore. Åmen.
Here endeth the order of Morning Prayer.
The Minister shall begin the Evening Prayer, by reading one or more of the
Tollowing Sentences of Scripiure.
: ; let all the earth keep silence thou bring me to nothing. Jer. x. before him. Hub. j. 20.
24. Psal. vi. 1. From the rising of the sun even Repent ye; for the kingdom of unto the going down of the same, heaven is at hand. St. Mut. ij. 2. my name shall be great among the I will arise, and
go to my father, Gentiles; and in every place in- and will say unto him; Father, cense shall be offered unto my have sinned against heaven, and be. name, and a pure offering: for my fore thee, and am no more worthy rame shall be great among the to be called thy son. St. Luke xv heathen, saith the Lord of hosts. 18, 19. Mal. i. 11.
Enter not into judgment with thy Let the words of my mouth, and servant, O Lord; for in thy sigh the meditation of my heart, be shall no man living be justified. alway acceptable in thy sight, o Psal. cxliii. 2. Lori, ny strength and my Re If we say that we have no sin, we deemer. Psal. xix. 14.
deceive ourselves, and the truth is When the wicked man turneth not in is; but if we confess our away from his wickelness that he sins, God is taithful and just to for. nath committed, and doeth that give us our siris, and io cleanse which is lawful and right, he shall us from all unrighteousness. 1 save his soul alive. Ezek. xviii. 27. Johın i. 8, 9.
I acknowledge my transgres . Then the Minister shall say, sions; and my sin is ever before DEARLY beloved brethren, the
Hiile thy face from my sins; and places, to acknowledge and confess blot out all mine iniquities.Psal.li
. 9. our manifold sins and wickedness, The sacrifices of God are a bro- and that we should not dissemble ken spirit; a broken and a contrite nor cloak them before the face of heart, O God, thou wilt not despise. Almighty Gol, our heavenly FaPsal. li. 17.
ther, but confess them with an hun. Rend your heart and not your ble, lowly, penitent, and obedient garments, and turn into the Lord heart; to the end that we may ob your God; for he is gracious and tain forgiveness of the same, by his merciful, slow to anger, and of great infinite goodness and mercy. And kindness, and repenteth him of the although we ought, at all times, evil. Joel ii. 13.
humbly to acknowleilge our sing To the Lord our God belong mer- before God; yet onght we chiefly cies and forgivenesscs, though we so to do, when we assemble and have rebelled against him ; neither meet together, to render thanks for have we obeyed the voice of the the great benefits that we have re. Lord our Gol, to walk in his laws ceived at his hands, to set forth his which he set before us. Dan. ix. most worthy praise, to hear his most
holy word, and to ask those things O Lord, correct me, but with wish are requisite and necessary
as well for the body as the soul.ssent, and that the rest of our life Wherefore, I pray and beseech you, hereafter may be pure and holy ; as many as are here present, to ac- so that at the last we may come to company me, with a pure heart, and his eternal joy, through Jesus Christ humble voice, unto the throne of our Lord. the heavenly grace, saying 1 The People shall answer here, and at 9 A general Confession, to be said by the
the end of every Prayer, Amen.
9 Or this. whole Congregation after the Minister, all kneeling:
ALMIGHTY God, our heaven: ALMIGHTY and most merciful
ly Father, who, of his great Father; We have erred and mercy, hath promised forgiveness strayed from thy ways like lost of sins to all those who, with hearty sheep. We have followed too much Repentance and true Faith, turn the devices and desires of our own unto him; have mercy upon you, hearts. We have offended against pardon and deliver you from all thy holy laws. We have left un- your sins, confirm and strengthen done those things which we ought you in ali goodness, and bring you to have done; And we liave done to everlasting life, through Jesus those things which we ought not to Christ our Lord. Amen. have done : And there is no health 1 Theo the Minister shall kneel, and say in us. But thou, O Lord, have mer
the Lord's Prayer; the People still
kneeling, and repeating it with him, both cy upon us, miserable offenders.
here, and wheresoever else it is used in Spare thou those, O God, who con Divine Service. fess their faults
. Restore thou those OUR Father, who art in Heaven, thy promises declared unto man-Kingdom come; Thy Will be done kind, in Christ Jesus our Lord, on Earth, as it is in Heaven ; Give And grant, О most nierciful Father, us this day our daily bread; And for his sake; That we may here- forgive us our trespasses, as we forafter live a godly, righteous, and give those who trespass against us; sober life; To the glory of thy And lead us not into temptation; holy name. Amen.
But deliver us from evil: For thine 9 The Declaration of Absolution, or Re-is the Kingdom, and the Power, and
mission of Sms; to be made by the the Glory, for ever and ever. Amen. Priest alone, standing; the People still Then likewise he shall say, kneeling.
O Lord, open thou our lips; ALMIGHTY God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who forth thy praise.
Ans. And our mouth shall show desireth not the death of a sinner, 1 Here, all standing up, the Minister shall but rather that he may turn from
say, his wickedness and live, hath given Glory be to the Father, and to power and commandment to his the Son, and to the Holy Ghost; ministers to declare and pronounce Ans. As it was in the beginning, to his people, being penitent, the lis now, and ever shall be, world Absolution and Remission of their without end. sins. He pardoneth and absolveth Min. Praise ye the Lord. all those who truly repent, and un Ans. The Lord's name be praised. feignedly believe his holy Gospel. Then shall follow a Portion of the Wherefore, let us beseech him to Psalms, as they are appointed, or one of grant us true repentance, and his
the Sclections, as they are set forth hy Holy Spirit ; that those things may
this Church, with the Doxology, as in
the Morning Service. Then shall be pludse him which we do at this prel read the first Lessons, according to the
Table or Calendar, after which shall be rejoice in giving praise for the ope said or sung the following Psalm, except rations of thy hands. when it is read in the ordinary course of the Psalms, on the nineteenth day of the " Then a Lesson of the New Testamen month.
as it is appointed: And after that, shali
be sung or said this Psalın, except on the Cantate Domino. Psal. xcviii. twelfth day of the 'nonth.
Deus misereatur. Psal. lxvü. O Sing into the Lord a new
song; for he hath done mar. OD be merciful unto us and vellous things.
bless us, and show us the light With his own right hand, and of his countenance, and be mercitu with his holy arm, hath he gotten unto us. himself the victory.
That thy way may be known The Lord declared his salvation ; upon earth, thy saving health among his righteousness hath he openly all nations. showed in the sight of the heathen.
Let the people praise thee, O He hath remembered his mercy God; yea, let all the people praise and truth toward the house of Iš- thee. rael; and all the ends of the world O let the nations rejoice and be have seen the salvation of our God. glad; for thou shalt judge the folk
Show yourselves joyful unto the righteously, and govern the nations Lord, all ye lands; sing, rejoice, upon earth. and give thanks.
Let the people praise thee, O Praise the Lord upon the harp: God; yea, let all the people praise sing to the harp with a psalm of
Then shall the earth bring forth With trumpets also and shawms, her increase; and God, even our
show yourselves joyful before the own God, shall give us his blessing. Lord the King
God shall bless us; and all the Let the sea make a noise and all ends of the world shall fear him.
1 Or this. that therein is, the round world and they that dwell therein.
Benedic, Anima mea. Psal. ciü. Let the floods clap their hands, PRAISE the Lord 0 my soul and let the hills be joyful together
is me, before the Lord; for he cometh to
his holy name.
Praise the Lord, O my soul, and judge the earth. With righteousnessshall he judge
forget not all his benefits; the world, and the people with
Who forgiveth all thy sin, and
healeth all thine infirmities; equity.
Who saveth thy life from defor this.
struction, and crowneth thee with Bonum est confiteri. Psal. xcii. mercy and loving kindness.
is a good thing to give thanks O praise the Lord, ye Angels of unto thy name, O Most Highest ; that fulfil his commandmert, and
To tell of thy loving-kindness hearken unto the voice of his word early in the morning, and of thy O praise the Lord, all ye his truth in the night season ;
hosts; ye servants of his that do Upon an instrument of ten his pleasure. strings, and upon the lute; upon a O speak good of the Lord, all ye loud instrument, and upon the hard works of his, in all places of his
For thou, Lor, hast made me dominion. Praise thou the Lord, glal through thy works; and I will'O my soul.