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ness, truth and justice, religion and tholick Church; that it may k piety, may be established among us guided and governed by Tos for all generations. These and all Spirit, that all who profess at other necessaries, for them, for us, themselves Christians may be se and Thy whole Church, we humbly to the way of truth, and beli beg in the Name and Mediation of faith in unity of spirit, in the Jesus Christ our most blessed Lord of peace, and in righteousuese! and Saviour. Amen.

Finally, we commend to the fac men, to be used at such times when the body, or estate; (*es- en A Collect or Prayer for all Conditions of ly goodness all those, who are :

ways afflicted, or distressed, in e Litany is not appointed to be said.

pecially those for whom he *

our prayers are desir. Congrazia of all mankind, we humbly be- | ed,] that it may please Thee to do seech Thee for all sorts and condi- | fort and relieve them, accordia tions of men ; that Thou wouldest their several necessities, giving i be pleased to make Thy ways known patience under their sufferings unto them, Thy saving health unto a happy issue out of all their 3 all nations. More especially, we tions. And this we beg for de pray for the good estate of the Ca- | Christ His sake. Amen.

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THANKSGIVINGS.

For Rain.

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LMIGHTY God, Father of all servants do give Thee most hambre O GOD

our heavenly Father. " and hearty thanks for all Thy good- dost cause the former and the las ness and loving-kindness to us, and rain to descend upon the earth, oh

* This to be said to all men ; [*parti- it may bring forth fruit for the use been prayed for de cularly to those who

man ; We give Thee humble that sire to return praise. desire now to offer up that it hath pleased Thee, in e their praises and thanksgivings for great necessity, to send us at the s thy late mercies vouchsafed unto a joyful rain upon Thine inheritas them.] We bless Thee for our cre and to refresh it when it was die ation, preservation, and all the bless to the great comfort of us Thy ings of this life; but above all, for worthy servants, and to the end Thine inestimable love in the re of Thy holy Name; through 1 demption of the world by our Lord mercies in Jesus Christ our Les Jesus Christ; for the means of grace, Amen, and for the hope of glory. And, we beseech Thee, give us that due sense

For fair Weather.

O may be unfeignedly thankful, and humbled us by Thy late plas that we shew forth Thy praise, not of immoderate rain and waters, 2 only with our lips, but in our lives; in Thy mercy hast relieved and a by giving up ourselves to Thy ser forted our souls by this seasons vice, and by walking before Thee in and blessed change of weather ; holiness and righteousness all our praise and glorify Thy holy Nis days; through Jesus Christ our Lord, for this Thy mercy, and will alwa to Whom with Thee and the Holy declare Thy loving-kindness fr Ghost be all honour and glory, world generation to generation ; throug without end. Amen.

Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

COLLECTS, EPISTLES, AND GOSPELS

TO BE USED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

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, fa: Majesty to judge both the quick and Who livest and reignest with the dead, we may rise to the life immor- Father and the Holy Spirit, ever tal, through Him Who liveth and one God, world without end. Amen. ties reigneth with Thee and the Holy The Epistle. Let a man so account of 1 Ghost, now and ever. Amen. of us. I Cor. iv, ver. 1. to ver. 6. I This Collect is to be repeated every day, with the other Collects in Advent, until heard. St. Matth. xi, ver. 2. to ver. Il.

The Gospel. Now when John had Thea Christmas Eve.

The Epistle. Owe no man any THE FOURTH SUNDAY IN ADVENT. thing. Rom. xiii. ver. 8. nigh unto Jerusalem. St. Matth. us, and with great might succour us The Gospel. When they drew O LORD,

raise up (we pray Thee) xxi. ver. I. to ver. 14.

that whereas, through our sins and
wickedness, we are sore let and hin-

1 THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ADVENT, dered in running the race that is set ed all holy Scriptures to be mercy may speedily help and deliver

7 written for our learning; Grant that us; through the satisfaction of Thy! we may in such wise hear them, Son our Lord, to whom with Thee read, mark, learn, and inwardly di- and the Holy Ghost be honour and gest them, that by patience, and glory, world without end. Amen. comfort of Thy holy Word, we may embrace, and ever hold fast the alway. Phil. iv. ver. 4. to ver. 8.

The Epistle. Rejoice in the Lord blessed hope of everlasting life, which Thou hast given us in our Saviour John. St. John i. ver. 19. to ver. 29. be

The Gospel. This is the record of Jesus Christ. Amen.

The Epistle. Whatsoever things THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD, OR THE were written. Rom. xv. ver. 4. to BIRTH-DAY OF CHRIST, COMMONLY

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, tal, through Him Who liveth and one God, world without end. As reigneth with Thee and the Holy The Epistle, Let a man so aciz Ghost, now and ever. Amen. of us. 1 Cor. iv. ver. 1. to ver. .

This Collect is to be repeated every day, The Gospel. Now when Joha! with the other Collects in Advent, until | heard. St. Matth. xi.ver. 2. to ! Christmas Eve.

The Epistle, Owe no man any THE FOURTH SUNDAY IN ADTE thing. Rom. xiii, ver. 8. nigh unto Jerusalem. St. Matth.

Thy power, and come are xxi. ver. I. to ver. 14.

us, and with great might suecoz?: that whereas, through our sins &

wickedness, we are sore let and i THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ADVENT. dered in running the race that is! LESSED Lord, Who hast caus before us, Thy bountiful

mercy may speedily help and deli written for our learning; Grant that us; through the satisfaction of we may in such wise hear them, Son our Lord, to whom with T! read, mark, learn, and inwardly di- and the Holy Ghost be honour s' gest them, that by patience, and glory, world without end. Ames. comfort of Thy holy Word, we may The Epistle. Rejoice in the Le embrace, and ever hold fast the alway. Phil. iv. ver. 4. to ver. 8. blessed hope of everlasting life, which

The Gospel. This is the record : Thou hast given us in our Saviour John. St. John i. ver. 19. to ver. 23 Jesus Christ. Amen.

The Epistle. Whatsoever things THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD, ORTE were written. Rom. xv. ver. 4. to BIRTH-DAY OF CHRIST, COMMOD

CALLED CHRISTMAS-DAY. The Gospel. And there shall be signs. St. Luke xxi. ver. 25. to ver. 9. ALMIGHTY God, Who hast gia

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star didst manifest Thy only- down. St. Matth. viii. ver. 1. to ver. 1 begotten Son to the Gentiles; Mer. 14. cifully grant, that we, which know Thee now by faith, may after this THE FOURTH SUNDAY AFTER THE life have the fruition of Thy glorious

EPIPHANY.

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in the midst of so many and The Epistle. For this cause, I great dangers, that by reason of the Paul. Ephes. iii. ver. 1. to ver. 13. frailty of our nature we cannot al

The Gospel. When Jesus was born ways stand upright ; Grant to us in Bethlehem. St. Matth. ii. ver. 1. such strength and protection, as may to ver. 13.

support us in all dangers, and carry

us through all temptations ; through T: THE FIRST SUNDAY AFTER THE Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

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The Epistle. Let every soul be cifully to receive the prayers

th of Thy people which call upon Thee; entered into a ship. St. Matth. viii

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ver. 23. ceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have THE FIFTH SUNDAY AFTER THE grace and power faithfully to fulfil

EPIPUANY.

th the same ; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

keep Thy Church and houshold The Epistle. I beseech you there. continually in Thy true religion; fore. Rom. xii. ver. 1. to ver. 6. that they who do lean only upon the

The Gospel. Now His parents went hope of Thy heavenly grace may to Jerusalem. St. Luke ii. ver. 41. evermore be defended by Thy mighty

power; through Jesus Christ our THE SECOND SUNDAY AFTER THE Lord. Amen.

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th The Epistle. Put on therefore, as LMIGHTY andeverlasting God, the elect of God. Coloss. iii. ver. 12. A

by Who dost govern all things in to ver. 18. heaven and earth; Mercifully hear

The Gospel. The kingdom of hea CL the supplications of Thy people, and ven. St. Matth. xiii, ver. 24. to ver. grant us Thy peace all the days of 31.

ly our life; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

THE SIXTH SIXDAY AFTER THE The Epistle. Having then gifts

EPIPHANY. differing. Rom. xii. ver. 6. tower, 16. O manifested that He might dea

was The Gospel. And the third day. St. John ii. ver. 1. to ver. 12. stroy the works of the devil, and

make us the sons of God, and heirs THE THIRD SUNDAY AFTER THE of eternal life; Grant us, we beseech EPIPHANY,

Thee, that, having this hope, we may ( LMIGHTY and everlasting God, purify ourselves, even as He is pure; mities, and in all our dangers and with power and great glory, necessities stretch forth Thy right be made like unto Him in His eterhand to help and defend us; through nal and glorious kingdom ; where Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. with Thee, O Father, and 'Thee, O

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THE FOURTHI SUNDAY AFTER life have the fruition of Thy glorious

EPIPHANY.
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Lord. Amen.

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The Gospel. When Jesus was born ways stand upright; Gran: # in Bethlehem. St. Matth. ii. ver. 1. such strength and protection, as: to ver. 13.

support us in all dangers, and to

us through all temptations ; time THE FIRST SUNDAY AFTER THE

Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. EPIPHANY.

The Epistle. Let every seel

subject. Rom. xiii. ver. 1. to vie cifully to receive the prayers The Gospel. And when Hes of Thy people which call upon Thee; entered into a ship. St. Matoke and grant that they may both per

ver. 23. ceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have THE FIFTI SUNDAY AFTER TU grace and power faithfully to fulfil

EPIPHANY. the same; through Jesus Christ our

LORD, we beseech There Lord. Amen.

The Epistle. I beseech you there- continually in Thy true relie fore. Rom. xii. ver. 1. to ver. 6.

that they who do lean only upon The Gospel. Now His parents went hope of Thy heavenly grace

. I to Jerusalem. St. Luke ii. ver. 41. evermore be defended by Thy mind

power; through Jesus Christ THE SECOND SUNDAY AFTER THE

Lord. Amen.
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The Epistle. Put on therefore, LMIGHTY and everlasting God, the elect of God. Coloss. iii. vei.

to ver. 18. heaven and earth ; Mercifully hear The Gospel. The kingdom of be! the supplications of Thy people, and ven. St. Matth. xiii, ver. 24. to grant us Thy peace all the days of 31. our life ; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

THE SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER THIS The Epistle. Having then gifts

EPIPHANY. differing. Rom. xii. ver. 6. to ver. 16. GOD, Whose blessed Son T

The Gospel. And the third day. manifested that He might: St. John ii. ver. 1. to ver. 12,

stroy the works of the devil, 1

make us the sons of God, and be THE THIRD SUNDAY AFTER THE of eternal life; Grant us, we besett EPIPHANY.

Thee, that, having this hope, we LMIGHTY and everlasting God, purify ourselves, even as He is per

mercifully look upon our infir, that, when He shall appear ago mities, and in all our dangers and with power and great glory, we necessities stretch forth Thy right be made like unto Him in His eti hand to help and defend us; through nal and glorious kingdom ; whes Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. with Thee, O Father, and Thee,

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