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Govern them, and lift them up for | LORD; praise him, and magnify him ever. Day by day we magnify thee; O

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Ice and Snow, bless ye the And we worship thy name ever, LORD; praise him, and magnify him world without end.

Vouchsafe, O Lord, to keep us Oye Nights and Days, bless ye this day without sin.

the Lord; praise him, and magnify O LORD, have mercy upon us, him for ever. have mercy upon us.

0 ye Light and Darkness, bless yo O Lord, let thy mercy be upon us, the LORD; praise him, and magnify as our trust is in thee.

him for ever. O LORD, in thee have I trusted; Oye Lightnings and Clouds, bless let me never be confounded.

ye the LORD; praise him, and mag.

nify him for ever. 1 Or this Canticle.

o let the Earth bless the LORD; Benedicite, omnia opera Domini.

yea, let it praise him, and magnify

him for ever. O ALL ye Works of the LORD, Oye Mountains and Hills, bless bless ye the LORD; praise him, and ye the LORD; praise him, and magmagnify him for ever.

nify him for ever. O ye Angels of the LORD, bless ye O all ye green Things upon earth, the LORD; praise him, and magnify bless ye the LORD; praise him, and him for ever.

magnify him for ever. O ye Heavens, bless

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the LORD; O ye Wells, bless ye the LORD; praise him, and magnify him for praise him, and magnify him for ever.

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ye Seas and Floods, bless ye the O ye Waters that be above the Fir. LORD; praise him, and magnify him mament, bless ye the LORD; praise for ever. him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Whales, and all that move in

O ali ye Powers of the LORD, bless the waters, bless ye the LORD; praise ye the LORD; praise him, and mag. liim, and magnify him for ever. nify him for ever.

O all ye Fowls of the air, bless ye Oye Sun and Moon, bless ye the the LORD; praise him, and magnify Lord; praise him, and magnify him him for ever. for ever.

O all ye Beasts and Cattle, bless Oye Stars of heaven, bless ye the ye the LORD; praise him, and mag. Lorý; praise him, and magnify him nify him for ever. for ever.

O ye Children of Men, bless ye Oye Showers and Dew, bless ye the LORD; praise him, and magnify the Lord: praise him, and magnify him for ever. him for ever.

O let Israel bless the LORD; praise 0

ye Winds of God, bless ye the him, and magnify him for ever. LORD; praise him, and magnify him 0

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Priests of the LORD, bless ye for aver.

the LORD; praise him, and magnify O ye Fire and Heat, bless ye the him for ever. Lorv; praise him, and magnify him O ye Servants of the LORD, blesa for ever.

ye the Lord; praise him, and mag. O ye Winter and Summer, bless nify him for ever. ye the Lord; praise him, and mag. Oye Spirits and Souls of the nify him for ever.

Righteous, bless ye the Lord; praise O ye Dews and Frosts, bless ye him, and magnify him for ever. the LORD; praise him, and magnify 0 ye holy and humile Men of him for ever.

heart, bless ye the LORD, praise him, Oye Frost and Cold, bless ye the land magnify him for ever.

I Then shall be read, in like manner, the second I believe in the Holy Ghost; The

Lesson, taken out of the New Testament, according to the Table or Calendar ; and after holy catholic Church; The comthat, the following Psalm.

munion of saints; The forgiveness Jubilate Deo. Psalm c. of sins; The resurrection of the body, O BE joyful in the LORD, all

And the life everlasting. Amen.

ye lands; serve the LORD with glad.

1 Or this. ness, and come before his presence

I BELIEVE in one God, the with a song. Be ye sure that the LORD he is

Father Almighty, Maker of heaven God, it is he that hath made us, and

and earth, and of all things visible

and invisible: not we ourselves; we are his people

And in one Lord Jesus Christ, and the sheep of his pasture.

the only begotten Son of God, begotO go your way into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts God of God, Light of Light, very

ten of his Father before all worlds; with praise ; 'te thankful unto him, God of very God, begotten, not and speak good of his name. For the Lord is gracious, his made, being of one substance with

the FATHER, by whom all things mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth from generation to genera- our salvation, came down from hea.

were made; who for us men, and for tion.

ven, and was incarnate by the Holy 1 Or this Hymn.

Ghost of the Virgin Mary, and was Benedictus. St. Luke i. 68.

made man, and was crucified also for BLESSED be the LORD God of us under Pontius Pilain. He suffered Israel; for he hath visited and re- and was buried, and the third day he deemed his people;

rose again, according to the ScripAnd hath raised up a mighty sal. tures, and ascended into heaven, and vation for us, in the house of his ser- sitteth on the right hand of the Fa. vant David;

ther; and he shall come again, with As he spake by the mouth of his glory, to judge both the quick and the holy prophets, which have been since dead; whose kingdom shall have no the world began;

end. That we should be saved from our And I believe in the Holy GHOST, enemies, and from the hand of all the Lord and giver of life, who prothat hate us.

ceedeth from the FATHER and the T Then shall be said the Apostles' Creed, by the Son; who with the Father and the

Minister and the People, standing: And any Son together is worshipped and glori, into heli, or may, instead of them, use the fied, who spake by the prophets. And words, He went into the place of departed I believe one catholic and apostolic spirits, which are considered as words of the Church. I acknowledge one bap; same meaning in the Creed.

I BELIEVE in God the Father tism for the remission of sins; and I Almighty, Maker of heaven and look for the resurrection of the dead, earth :

and the life of the world to come. And in Jesus Christ his only

Amen. Son our Lord; Who was conceived

And after that, these Prayer following, all by the Holy Ghost, Born of the devoutly kneeling; the Minister first pro Virgin Mary, Suffered under Pontins nouncing, Pilate, Was crucified, dead, and bu- The LORD be with you; ried; He descended into hell; The Ans. And with thy spirit. third day he rose from the dead ; He

1 Min. Let us pray. ascended into heaven, And sitteth on O LORD, show thy mercy on us; the right hand of God the Father Ans. And grant us thy salvation. Almighty; From thence he shall Min. O GOD, make clean our come to judge the quick and the dead. I hearts within us;

here.

A Colleot for Grace.

Ans. And take not thy holy Spirit and perfect gift, send down upon our from us.

Bishops and other Clergy, and upon Then shall follow the Collect for the day, ex- the Congregations comunitted to their cept when the Communion Service is read; and charge, the healthful spirit of thy then the Collect for the day shall be omitted

grace; and, that they may truly Ta Collect for Peace.

please thee, pour upon them the con. O GOD, who art the author of tinual dew of thy blessing: Grant peace and lover of concord, in know. this

, O LORD, for the honor of

our Advocate and Mediator JESUS ledge of whom standeth our eternal

CHRIST. Amen. life, whose service is perfect freedom; defend us, thy humble servants, in all 1 A Prayer for all Conditions of Men. assaults of our enemies; that we,

0 GOD, the Creator and Pre surely trusting in thy defence, may server of all mankind, we humbly not fear the power of any adversaries, beseech thee for all sorts and

condi. through the might of Jesus CHRIST

tions of men, that thou wouldest be our Lord. Amen.

pleased to make thy ways known

unto them, thy saving health unto O LORD, our heavenly Father, all nations. More especially we pray Almighty and everlasting God, who for thy holy Church universal ; that hast safely brought us to the begin. it may be so guided and governed by ning of this day; defend us in the thy, good Spirit, that all who profess same with thy mighty power, and and call themselves Christians, may grant that this day we fall into no sin, be led into the way of truth, and hold neither run into any kind of danger; the faith in unity of spirit, in the bond but that all our doings, being ordered of peace, and in righteousness of life. by thy governance, may be righteous Finally, we commend to thy Fatherly in thy sight, through Jesus Christ goodness, all those who are any ways our Lord. 'Amen.

afflicted or distressed in mind, body, 1 A Prayer for the President of the United or estate; that it inay please thee to States, and all in Civil Authority.

comfort and relieve them, according O LORD, our heavenly Father, them patience under their sufferings,

to their several necessities, giving the high and mighty Ruler of the and a happy issue out of all their afuniverse, who dost from thy throne behold all the dwellers upon earth ;

flictions: And this we beg for JESUS

CHRIST's sake. Amen. most beartily we beseech thee, with thy favor to behold and bless thy T A General Thanksgiving. servant, The President of the United

ALMIGHTY GOD, Father of all States, and all others in authority; inercies, we, thine unworthy servants, and so replenish them with the grace do give thee most humble and hearty of thy holy Spirit, that they may al. thanks for all thy goodness and loving ways incline to thy will, and walk in kindness to us, and to all men. We thy way: Endue them plenteously bless thee for our creation, preserva. with heavenly gifts; grant them in tion, and all the blessings of this life; health and prosperity long to live ; but, above all, for thine inestimable and finally, after this life, to attain love in the redemption of the world everlasting joy and felicity, through by our Lord JESUS CHRIST; for the Jesus CHRIST our Lord. Amen.

means of grace, and for the hope of # The following Prayers are to be omitted here, glory. And, we beseech thee, give when the Litany is read.

us that due sense of all thy mercies, 1 A Prayer for the Clergy and People. that our hearts may be unfeignedly ALMIGHTY and everlasting thankful, and that we may show forth GOD, from whom cometh every good thy praise, not only with our lips, but

in our lives; by giving up ourselves that when two or three are gathered to thy service, and by walking before together in thy name, thou wilt grant thee in holiness and righteousness all their requests; fulfil now, O LORD, our days, through Jesus CHRIST the desires and petitions of thy ser: our Lord; to whom, with thee and vants, as may be most expedient for the Holy Ghost, be all honor and them; granting us in this world glory, world without end. Amen. knowledge of thy truth, and in the

world to come life everlasting. Amen. 1 A Prayer of St. Chrysostom

2 Cor. xiii. 14. ALMIGHTY GOD, who hast THE grace of our Lord JESUS given us grace at this time, with one CHRIST, and the love of God, and accord to make our common suppli- the fellowship of the Holy Ghost, cations unto thee; and dost promise be with us all evermore. Amen.

Here endeth the order of Morning Prayer.

THE ORDER

POR

DAILY EVENING PRAYER.

1 The Minister shall begin the Evening Prayer, by reading one or more of the following Sentences

of Scripture. THE LORD is in his holy temple; O God, thou wilt not despise. Ps. let all the earth keep silence before li. 17. him. Hab. ii. 20.

Rend your heart and not your garFrom the rising of the sun even ments, and turn unto the LORD

your unto the going down of the same, my God; for he is gracious and merci name shall be great among the Gen- ful, slow to anger, and of great kind. tiles; and in every place incense shall ness, and repenteth him of the evil. be offered unto my name, and a pure Joel ii. 13. offering : for my name shall be great To the LORD our God belong mer. among the Heathen, saith the Lond of cies and forgivenesses, though we hosts. Mal. i. 11.

have rebelled against him; neither Let the words of my mouth, and have we obeyed the voice of the LORD the meditation of my heart, be alway our God, to walk in his laws which acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my he set before us. Dan. ix. 9, 10. strength and my Redeemer.

Ps. O LORD, correct me, but with judg. xix. 14.

ment; not in thine anger, lest thou When the wicked man turneth bring me to nothing. Jer. x. 24. away from his wickedness that he Ps. vi. 1. hath committed, and doeth that which Repent ye; for the kingdom of is lawful and right, he shall save his heaven is at hand. St. Matt. iii. 2. soul alive. Ezek. xviii. 27.

I will arise, and go to my father, I acknowledge my transgressions; and will say unto him; Father, i and my sin is ever before me. Ps. have sinned against heaven, and beli. 3.

fore thee, and am no more worthy Hide thy face from my sins; and to be called thy son. St. Luke xy. blot out all mine iniquities. Ps li. 9. 18, 19.

The sacrifices of God are a broken Enter not into judgment with thy spirit; a broken and a contrite heart, I servant, O LORD; for in thy sight

name.

shall no man living be justified. Ps. thou those who are penitent; Accora. exliii. 2.

ing to thy promises declared unto If we say that we have no sin, we mankind, in CHRIST JEsus our deceive ourselves, and the truth is not Lord. And grant, О most merciful in us; but if we confess our sins, Father, for his sake; That we may God is faithful and just to forgive us hereafter live a godly, righteous, and our sins, and to eleanse us from all sober life; To the glory of thy holy unrighteousness. 1 John i. 8, 9.

Amen. 1 Then the Minister shall say,

1 The Declaration of Absolution, or Remission

of Sins; to be made by the Priest alone, standDEARLY beloved brethren, the

ing; the People still kneeling. Scripture moveth us in sundry places,

ALMIGHTY GOD, the Father of to acknowledge and confess our ma- our Lord Jesus Christ,who desireth nifold sins and wickedness, and that not the death of a sinner, but rather we should not dissemble nor cloak that he may turn from his wickedness them before the face of ALMIGHTY and live, hath given power and com. God, our heavenly Father, but confess mandment to his ministers to declare them with an humble, lowly, peni- and pronounce to his, people, being tent, and obedient heart; to the end penitent, the Absolution and Remisthat we may obtain forgiveness of the sion of their sims. He pardoneth and same, by his infinite goodness and absulvet! all those who truly repent, mercy. And although we ought, at and unfeignedly believe his holy Gosall times, humbly to acknowledge our pel. Wherefore, let us beseech him sins before God; yet ought we chiefly to grant us true repentance, and his so to do, when we assemble and mect Holy Spirit; that those things may together, to render thanks for the please him which we do at this pregreat benefits that we have received sent, and that the rest of our life here. at his hands, to set forth his inost after may be pure and holy; so that worthy praise, to hear his most holy at the last we may come to his eterword, and to ask those things which nal joy, through Jesus Christ our are requisite and necessary, as well Lord. for the body as the soul. Wherefore, 1 The People shall answer here, and at the end I pray and besecch you, as many as

of every Prayer, Amen. are here present, to accompany me, with a pure heart and humble voice, ALMIGHTY GOD, our heavenly unto the throne of the heavenly grace, Father, who, of his great mercy, hath saying

promised forgiveness of sins to all 9. A General Confession, to be said by the whole those who, with hearty repentance Congregation after the Minister, all kneeling. and true faith, turn unto him; have ALMIGHTY and most merciful

mercy upon you, pardon and deliver Father; We have erred and strayed strengthen you in all goodness, and

you from all your sins, confirm and from thy ways like lost sheep. We bring you to everlasting life, through have followed too much the devices Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. and desires of our own hearts. We have offended against thy holy laws." Then the Minister shall kneel, and say the We have left undone those things repeating it with him, both here, and wherecowhich we ought to have done; And

ever else it is used in Divine Service. we have done those things which we QUR Father, who art in heaven, ought not to have done: And there is Hallowed be thy Name; Thy king. no health in us. But thou, O LORD, dorn come; Thy will be done or have mercy upon us, miserable of earth, as it is in heaven; Give us this fenders. Spare thou those, O God, day our daily bread; And forgive us who confess their faults. Restore lour trespasses, as we forgive those

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