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(PARTS IN BRACKETS MAY BE USED OR OMITTED.] Let all our services begin exactly at the time appointed, and let all our
people kneel in silent prayer on entering the sanctuary. [I. VOLUNTARY, instrumental or vocal.] II. SINGING FROM THE METHODIST HYMNAL,
the people standing. (III. THE APOSTLES' CREED, recited by all, still standing.) I BELIEVE in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth:
And in Jesus Christ, his only Son our Lord; who was conceived by the
Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin ' lary; suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, dead, and buried; the third day ne rose from the dead; he ascended into heaven, and sitteth at the right hand of Gor' the Father Almighty; from thence he shall come to 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. IV. PRAYER, concluding with the Lord's Prayer, repeated audibly by
all, both minister and people kneeling. [V. ANTHEM OR VOLUNTARY.] VI. LESSON FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT,
which, if from the Psalms, may be read responsively. [VII. THE GLORIA PATRI.]
was in the be-gin-ning, is now, and ev - er shall be, world without end, A-men, A-men. VIII. LESSON FROM THE NEW TESTAMENT. IX. ANNOUNCEMENTS. X. WORSHIP IN THE PRESENTATION OF TITHES AND
OFFERINGS; during or after which an offertory may be rendered. XI. SINGING FROM THE METHODIST HYMNAL,
the people standing. XII. THE SERMON. XIII. PRAYER, the people kneeling | XIV. SINGING FROM THE METHODIST HYMNAL,
the people standing. I XV. DOXOLOGY AND THE APOSTOLIC BENEDICTION.
(2 Cor. 13. 14). *In the afternoon or evening the Lesson from the Old Testament may be omitted.
The order of praying and singing after service may be reversed. *An invitation to come to Christ or to unite with the Church should be given when this hymn is announced.
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METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, SOUTH
THE METHODIST BOOK CONCERN
Copyright, 1905, by
SMITH & LAMAR
Printed in the United States of America
First Edition Printed September, 1905
June, 1914; March and December, 1917; April, 1923; January, 1925