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were commillioned to reclaim and inftruet him. And when the fulness of time was comę, thou didst send thine only begotten Son to satisfy thy Justice, to strengthen our Nature, and renew thine Image within us : For these glorious'ends thine Eternal Word came down from heaven, was incarnare by the Holy Ghoft, born of the Blessed Virgin, conversed with mankind, and directed his life and miracles to our salvation : And when his hour was come to offer the Propitiatory Sacrifice upon the Cross; when he, who had no sin himself, mercifully undertook to suffer death for our sins, in the fame night that he was be

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(b), And here to his disciples, faying, Take, ear, break the bread : (c) And here to

(c) THIS IS MY BODY, lay his hand upon all which is given for you,

Do this the bread.

in remembrance of me.

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when he had given thanks, (e). And here to lay his hand upon every vel he gave it to them, saying, fel (be' it Chalice or Flae Drink ye all of this, for gan) in which there is C) THIS IS MY BLOHOD any Wine and Water to be confecrated.

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for the remission of fins ; Do this, as oft as ye fhall drink it, in remembrance of me.

Here the People shall answer,

Amen.

Then shall the Priest say, WHerefore, having in remembrance his Paf

sion, Death, and Resurrection from the dead ; his Ascension into heaven, and second coming with glory and great power to judge the quick and the dead, and to render to every man according to his works; we Offer to Thee, our King and our God, according to his holy Institution, this Bread and this Cup; giving thanks to thee through him, that thou hast vouchsafed us the honour to stand before thee, and to Sacrifice unto thee. And we befeech thee to look favourably on these thy Gifts, which are here set before thee, O thou self-sufficient God : And do thou Accept them to the honour of thy Christ and send down thine Holy Spirit, the witness of the paffion of our Lord Jesus, upon this Sacrifice, that he may make this (f) Bread the Body of thy hall lay his hand upon

(f) Here the Priest Christ, and this (8) Cup the 'the Bread. Blood of thy Christ ; that they (g) And here upon who are partakers thereof, may every Veffel (be it Char be confirmed in godliness, may there is any Wine and obtain remiffion of their fins, Water. may be delivered from the Devil and his snares, may be replenished with the Holy Ghost, may be made worthy of thy Christ,

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and may obtain cverlasting life, Thou, O Lord Almighty, being reconciled unto them, througli the merits and mediation of thy Son our Saviour Jesus Christ; who, with Thee and the Holy Ghost, liveth and reigneth ever one God, world without end." Ameni.

Almighty and everliving God, who by thy holy

Apostle hast caught us to make prayers and supplications, and to give thanks for all men ; We humbly beseech thee most mercifully to Accept these our Oblations and to receive these our prayers, which we Offer' unto thy Divine Majesty, beseeching thee to inspire continually the Univerfal Church with the Ipirit of truth, unity, and concord; and grant, that all they that do confefs thiy holy Name, may agree in the truth of thy holy Word, and live in unity and godly love. Give grace, O heavenly Father, to all Bishops and Curates, that they may both by their life and docrine set forth thy true and lively Word, and rightly and duly adminifter thy holy Sacramenes. We befeech thee also to save and defend all Cliri. ftian kings, princes, and governours ; 'and espes cially tly servant our King, that under lim we may be godly and quietly governed: and grant unto his whole Council, and to all that are put in authority under him, that they may truly and indiff itly minister justice, to the punishment of wickedness' and vice, and to the maintenance of thy true religion and vertuc.' And to all thy people give thy heavenly grace, that with meek heart and due reverence they may hear and receive thy holy Word, truly serving thec in holi

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ness and righteousness all the days of their life. And we commend especially unto thy merciful, goodness this Congregation, which is here assembled in thy Name to celebrate the commemoration of the most glorious death of thy Son. And we most humbly besecch thee of thy goodness, O Lord, to comfort and succour all them, who in this transitory life are in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity ;

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when any defore the prayers are desired.] And here Prayers of the Congre we do give unto the most high gation, praise and hearty thanks, for the wonderful grace and vertue declared in all thy Saints, from the beginning of the world ; and particularly in the glorious and ever-bleffed Virgin Mary, mother of thy Son Jesus Christ Cur Lord and God; and in the holy Patriarchs, Prophets, Apostles, Martyrs, and Confessors ; whose examples, O Lord, and stedfastness in thy faith and keeping thy holy commandments, grant us to follow. We commend unto thy mercy, o Lord, all thy Servants, who are departed hence from us with the sign of faith, and now do rest in the flecp of peacc: Grant unto them, we befeech thee, thy mercy and everlasting peace ; and that at the day of the general resurrection, we and all they who are of the mystical Body of thy Son, may all together be set on his right hand, and hear that his most joyful voice : Come, yé blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world. Grant this, Father, for Jesus Christ's fake, our only Mediator and Advocats. Amen, so

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I Then the Priest shall say the Lord's Prayer, the

People repeating after him every Petition. OUR Father, which art in heaven ; Hallowed

be thy Name." Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day, our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive them that trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation ; But de liver us from evil. For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever and ever. Amen.

Then shall the Priest turn to the People,

and say,

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The peace of the Lord be always with you. .

Answer.
And with thy Spirit.

Priest.
CHrist, our Paschal Lamb, is offered

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for us, once for all, when he bare our fins in his body upon the Cross ; for he is the very Lamb of God, that taketh away the sins of the world : Wherefore let us keep a joyful and holy feast unto the Lord. S Then the Priest sħall say to all those that come

to receive the Holy Communion, YE

E that do truly and earnestly repent you

your sins, and are in love and charity with your neighbours, and intend to lead a new life,

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