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who trespass against us; And lead us the LORD; for he cometh to judge the not into temptation; But deliver us carth. from evil: for thine is the Kingdom, With righteousness shall he judge and the Power, and the Glory, for the world, and the people with equity. ever and ever. Amen.

1 Or this. Then likewise he shall say,

Bonum est confiteri.

Ps. xcii. O LORD, open thou our lips; IT is a good thing to give thanks

Ans. And our mouth shall show unto the LORD, and to sing praises fortin thy praise.

unto thy name. O Most Highest; 9 Here, all standing up, the Minister shall say,

To tell of thy loving kindness early Glory be to the FATHER, and to the night season ;

in the morning, and of thy truth in the Son, and to the Holy Ghost; Ans. As it was in the beginning, and upon the lute; upon a loud in.

Upon an instrument of ten strings, is now, and ever shall bt, world with

strument, and upon the harp. out end. Min. Praise the LORD.

For thou, LORD, hast made me glad ye Ans. The Lord's name be praised. through thy works; and I will rejoice

in giving praise for the operations of 1 Then shall follow a Portion of the Psalms, as thy hands.

they are appointed, or one of the Selections, as they are set forth by this Church, with the Dox: 11 Then a Lesson of the New Testament, as it is ology, as in the Morning Service. Then shall appointed : And after that, shall be sung or said be read the first Lesson, according to the Table this Fsalm, except on the twelfth day of the or Calendar; after which shall be said or sung the following Psalm, except when it is read in the ordmary course of the Psalms, on the nine- Deus misereatur. Ps. lxvii. teenth day of the month.

GOD be merciful unto us and bless Cantate Domino. Ps. xcyiii.

us, and show us the light of his coun. () SING unto the LORD a new tenance, and be merciful unto us. song; for he hath done marvellous That thy way may be known upon things.

carth, thy saving health among

all With his own right land, and with nations. his holy grm, hath he gotten himself Let the people praise thee, O GOD; the victory

yea, let all the people praise thee. The Lord declared his salvation. O let the nations rejoice and be his righteousness hath he openly glad; for thou shalt judge the folk showed in the sight of the Heathen. righteously, and govern the nations He hath remembered his mercy and upon

earth. truth toward the house of Israel; and Let the people praise thee, O GOD; ali the ends of the world have seen yea, let all the people praise thee. the salvation of our God.

Then shall the earth bring forth Show yourselves joyful unto the her increase; and God, even our own Lord, all ye lands; sing, rejoice, and God, shall give us liis blessing: give thanks.

GOD shall bless us; and all the Praise the LORD upon the harp; ends of the world shall fear him. sing to the harp with a psalm of

Or this. thanksgiving With trumpets also and shawms,

Benedic Anima mea. Pg. ciii. show yourselves joyful before the PRAISE the LORD, O my soul, Lord the King.

and all that is within me, praise his Let the sea make a noise and all holy name. that therein is, the rolind world and Praise the LORD, O my soul, and they that dwell therein.

forget not all his benefits; Let the floods clap their hands, and Who forgiveth all thy sin, and let the hills le joyful together before healeth all thine infirmities;

my soul.

Who saveth thy life from destruc-Ghost of the Virgin Mary, and was tion, and crowneth thee with mercy made man, and was crucified also for and loving kindness.

us under Pontius Pilate. He suffered O praise the LORD, ye Angels of and was buried, and the third day he his, ye that excel in strength; ye that rose again, according to the Scriptures, fulfil his commandment, and hearken and ascended into heaven, and sitteth unto the voice of his word.

on the right hand of the Father; and O praise the LORD, all ye his he shall come again, with glory, to hosts; ye servants of his that do his judge both the quick and the dead; pleasure.

whose kingdom shall have no end. O speak good of the LORD, all ye And I believe in the Holy Ghost, works of his, in all places of his do- the Lord and giver of life, who prominion. Praise thou the LORD, O ceedeth from the Father and the

SON; who with the FATHER and the Then shall be said the Apostles' Creed, by the

Son together is worshipped and gloMinister and the People, standing : And any rifieds who spake by the prophets. Churches may omit the words, He descended And I believe one catholic and aposinto hell, or may, instead of them, use the words, He went into the place of departed spi-tolic Church. I acknowledge one rits, which are considered as words of the same baptism for the remission of sins; and I BELIEVE in God the Father Al- and the life of the world to come.

I look for the resurrrection of the dead, mighty, Maker of heaven and earth :

Amen. And in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord; Who was conceived 9. And after that, these prayers following, all

aevoutly kneeling; the Minister first pro by the Holy Ghost, Burn of the

nouncing, Virgin Mary, Suffered under Pontius The LORD be with you; Pilate, Was crucified, dead, and bu- Ans. And with thy spirit. ried; He descended into hell; The

1 Min. Let us pray. third day he rose from the dead; He O LORD, show thy mercy upon us; ascended into heaven, And sitteth on

Ans. And grant us thy salvation. the riglit hand of God the Father Min. O God, make clean Almighty ; From thence he shall hearts within us; come to judge the quick and the Ans. And take not thy holy Spirit dead.

from us. I believe in the Holy Ghost;

1 Then shall be said the Collect for the day, and The holy catholic Church; The com- after that, the Collects and Prayers following. munion of saints; The forgiveness of

1 A Collect for Peace. sins; The resurrection of the body,

O GOD, from whom all holy deAnd the lise everlasting. Ainen.

sires, all good counsels, and all just 1 Or this.

works do proceed; give unto thy ser: I BELIEVE in one God, the vants that peace, which the world Father Almighty, Maker of leaven cannot give; that our hearts may be and earth, and of all things visible set to obey thy commandments, and and invisible :

also that by thee, we, being defended And in one Lord Jesus CHRIST, from the fear of our enemies, may the only begotten Son of God, begot- pass our time in rest and quietness, ten of his Father before all worlds; through the merits of JESUS CHRIST God of GOD, Light of Light, very our Saviour. Amen. God of very God, begotten, not LA Collect for Aid against Perils. made, being of one substance with the O LORD, our heavenly Father, FATHER, by whom all things were by whose almighty power we have made ; who for us men, and for our been preserved this day; by thy great salvation, came down from heaven, mercy defend us from all perils and and was incarnate by the Holy dangers of this night, for the love of

our men.

thy only Son our Saviour Jesus afflicted or distressed in mind, body, Christ. Amer.

or estate ; that it may please thee to 1 A Prayer for the President of the United comfort and relieve them, according

States, and all in Civil Authority. to their several necessities; giving O LORD, our heavenly Father, them patience under their sufferings, the high and mighty Ruler of the and a happy issue out of all their universe, who dost from thy throne afflictions: And this we beg for Jebehold all the dwellers upon earth; sus Christ's sake. Amen., most heartily we beseech thee, with

1 A General Thanksgiving. thy favor to behold and bless thy ser. vant, The President of the United all mercies, we, thine unworthy ser:

ALMIGHTY GOD, Father of States, and all others in authority ; vants, do give thee most humble and and so replenish them with the grace hearty thanks for all thy goodness of thy holy Spirit, that they may and loving kindness to us, and to all always incline to thy will, and walk

We bless thee for our creation, in thy way: Endue them plenteously preservation, and all the blessings of with heavenly gifts; grant them in this life; but, above all, for thine ineshealth and prosperity long to live ; timna!le love in the redemption of the and finally, after this life, to attain world by our Lord Jesus CHRIST; everlasting joy and felicity, through for the means of grace, and for the Jesus CHRIST our Lord. Amen.

hope of glory. And, we beseech thee, T A Prayer for the Clergy and People. give us that due sense of all thy merALMIGHTY and everlasting cies, that our hearts may be unfeignGov, from whom cometh every good caly thankful, and that we may show and perfect gift, send down upon our forth thy praise, not only with our Bishops and other Clergy, and upon lips, but in our lives; by giving up the Congregations committed to their ourselves to thy service, and by walkcharge, the healthful spirit of thy ing before thee in holiness and rightgrace; and, that they may truly please cousness all our days, through JESUS thee, pour upon them the continual CHRIST our Lord; to whom, with dew of thy blessing : Grant this, othee and the Holy Ghost, be all LORD, for the honor of our Advo- honor and glory, world without end. cate and Mediator JESUS CHRIST. Amen. Amen.

1 A Prayer of St. Chrysostom. 1 A Prayer for all Conditions of Men.

ALMIGHTY God, who hast O GOD, the Creator and Pre given us grace at this time, with one server of all mankind, we humbly accord to make our common supplicabeseech thee for all sorts and condi- tions unto thee; and dust promise that tions of men, that thou wouldest be when two or three are gathered topleased to make thy ways known unto gether in thy name, thou wilt grant them, thy saving health unto all na- their requests; fulfil now, O LORD, tions. More especially we pray for the desires and petitions of thy serthy holy Church universal, that it vants, as may be most expedient for may be so guided and governed by them; granting us in this world thy good Spirit, that all who profess knowledge of thy truth, and in the and call themselves Christians, may world to come life everlasting. Amen. be led into the way of truth, and hold

2 Cor. xiii. 14. the faith in unity of spirit, in the bond THE

grace of our Lord Jesus of peace, and in righteousness of life. Christ, and the love of God, and Finally, we commend to thy Fatherly the fellowship of the Holy Ghost, goodness, all those who are any ways be with us all evermore. Amen.

Here endeth the order of Evening Prayer.






O GOD, the FATHER of Heaven; From all inordinate and sinful have mercy upon us miserable sin. affections; and from all the deceits of

the world, the flesh, and the devil; O God, the FATHER of Heaven; Good LORD, deliver us. kave mercy upon us miserable sin. From lightning and tempest; from

plague, pestilence, and famine; from O God, the Sox, Redeemer of the batile and murder, and from sudden world; have mercy upon us miscra- death; hle sinners.

Good LORD, deliver us. O God the Son, Redeemer of the From all sedition, privy conspiracy, world; have mercy upon us misera- and rebellion ; from all false doctrine, ble sinners.

heresy, and schism ; from hardness O God the Holy Gilost, pro- of heart, and contempt of thy Word ceeding from the Father and the and Commandment; Son; have mercy upon us miserable Good LORD, deliver us. sinners.

By the mystery of thy holy Incar. O God the Holy Ghost, pronation ; by thy holy Nativity and ceeding from the Father and the Circumcision ; by thy Baptism, Fast Son; hare mercy upon us miserable ing, and Temptation ; sinners.

Good LORD, delirer us. O holy, blessed, and glorious Tri- By thine Agony and bloody Sweat; NITY, three persons and one God; by thy Cross and Passion; by thy have mercy upon us miserable sin- precious Death and Burial; by thy

glorious Resurrection and Ascension, O holy, blessed, and glorious Tri. and by the coming of the Holy NITY, three persons and one God;]Ghost; have mercy upon us miscrable sin.

Good LORD, deliver us.

In all time of our tribulation ; in Remember not, LORD, our offences, all time of our prosperity; in the hour nor the offences of our fore-fathers; of death, and in the day of judg. neither take thou vengeance of our ment; sins: spare us, good Lord, spare thy Good LORD, deliver us. people, whom thou hast redeemed We sinrers do beseech thee to hear with thy most precious blood, and be us, O Lord God; and that it may not angry with us for ever:

please thee to rule and govern thy Spare us, good LORD.

holy Church universal in the right From all evil and mischief; from way; sin; from the crafts and assaults of We beseech thee to hear us, good the devil; from thy wrath, and froin Lord. everlasting damnation;

That it may please thee to bless Good LORD, deliver us.

and preserve all Christian Rulers From all blindness of heart; from and magistrates; giving them grace pride, vain-glory, and hypocrisy; to execute justice, and to maintain frem envy, hatred, and malice, and truth ; all uncharitableness;

We beseech thee to hear us, good Good LORD, deliver us.




That it ray please thee to illumin. That it may please thee to defend, ate all Bishops, Priests, and Deacons, and provide for, the fatherless child with true knowledge and understand. ren, and widows, and all who are ing of thy Word; and that both by desolate and oppressed; their preaching and living they may

We beseech thee to hear us, good set it forth, and show it accordingly; Lord.

· We beseech thee to hear us, good That it may please thee to have LORD.

mercy upon all men; That it may please thee to bless We beseech thee to hear us, good and keep all thy people ;

LORD. We beseech thee to hear us, good That it may please thee to forgive LORD.

our enemies, persecutors, and slanderThat it may please thee to give to ers, and to turn their hearts ; all nations unity, peace, and concord; We beseech thee to hear us, good

We beseech thee to hear us, good LORD. LORD.

That it may please thee to give and That it may please thee to give us preserve to our use the kindly fruits a heart to love and fear thee, and of the earth, so that in due time we diligently to live after thy Command. may enjoy them; ments;

We beseech thee to hear us, good We beseech thee to hear us, good LORD. LORD.

That it may please thee to give us That it may please thee to give to true repentance, to forgive us all our all thy people increase of grace, to sins, negligences, and ignorances, and hear meekly thy Word, and to re- to endue us with the grace of thy holy ceive it with pure affection, and to Spirit, to amend our lives according bring forth the fruits of the Spirit; to thy holy Word;

We beseech thee to hear us, good We beseech thee to hear us, good. LORD.

LORD. That it may please thee to bring Son of God, we beseech thee to into the way of truth, all such as hear us. have erred, and are deceived ;

Son of God, we beseech thee to We beseech thee to hear us, good hear us. LORD.

O Lamb of God, who takest away That it may please thee to strength- the sins of the world; en such as do stand, and to comfort Grant us thy peace. and help the weak-hearted, and to O Lamb of God, who takest array raise up those who fall, and finally to the sins of the world; beat down Satan under our feet; Have mercy upon us.

We beseech thee to hear us, good 1 The Minister may, at his discretion, omit all LORD.

that follows, to the Prayer, “We humbly That it may please thee to succor,

beseech thee, O Father," &c. help, and comfort all who are in dan

[O CHRIST, hear us. ger, necessity, and tribulation;

O CHRIST, hear us. We beseech thee to hear us, good

LORD, have mercy upon us. LORD.

LORD, have mercy upon us. That it may please thee to preserve

CHRIST, have mercy upon us. all who travel by land or by water,

CHRIST, have mercy upon us. all women in the perils of child-birth,

LORD, have mercy upon us. all sick

young children,

LORD, have mercy upon us. and to show thy pity upon all prison. Then shall the Minister, and the People with ers and captives;

him, say the Lord's Prayer. We beseech thee to hear us, good OUR Father, who art in heaven, LORD.

Hallowed be thy Name; Thy king.

persons, and

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