Imatges de pÓgina

we give thanks to thee for thy great glory, O Lord God, heavenly King, God the Father Almighty.

O Lord, the only begotten Son Jesu Chrift; o Lord God, Lamb of God, Son of the Father, that takest away the sins of the world, have mercy upon us. Thou that takest away the fins of the world, have mercy upon us. Thou that takeft away the sins of the world, receive our prayer. Thou that sittest at the right hand of God the Father, have mercy upon us.

For thou only art höly, thou only art the Lord is thou only, O Christ, with the Holy Ghost, arts most high in the glory of God the Father. Amen. ) S Then the Priest (or Bishop, if he be present) all turn to the People

, and let them depart with this Blessing. THE peace of God, which pafseth all underds;

standing, keep your hearts and minds in the knowledge and love of God, and of his Son Jesus** Christ our Lord : And the blessing of God Al. mighty, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, be aimongst you, and remain with you always. Amen.

Colleets to be said, when there is no Communion, every such day one or more ; and the same may be laid also as often as occasion shall serve, after the Collects of Morning or Evening Prayer, Com

munion, or Litany, by the discretion of the Priest. A Shift us mercifully, O Lord, in these our sup

plications and prayers, and dispose the way: of thy servants towards the attainment of ever


lafting falvation, that among all the changes and
chances of this mortal life, they may ever be de-
fended by thy most gracious and ready help,
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. bin
O Almighty

Lord and everlasting God, vouch. safe, we beseech thee, to direct, fan&ify, and govern both our hearts and bodies in the ways of thy laws and in the works of thy command. ments, that through thy most mighty protection, both here and ever, we may be preserved in body and soul, through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Amen.

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GRant, we beseech thee, Almighty God, that the

words which we have heard this day with our outward ears, may through thy grace be fo grafted inwardly in our hearts, that they may bring forth in us the fruit of good living, to the honour and praise of thy Name, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. PRevent us, O Lord, in all our doings with

thy most gracious favour, and further us with thy continual help, that in all our works begun, continued, and ended in thee, we may glorify thy holy Name, and finally by thy mercy obtain everlasting life, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Almighty God, the fountain of all wisdom,

who knowest our necessities before we ask, and our ignorance in asking ; We beseech thee to have compaflion upon our infirmities; and


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those things, which for our unworthiness we dare not, and for our blindness we cannot ask, vouchsafe to give us for the worthiness of thy Son Jesus Chrift our Lord. Amen.


Almighty God, who has promised to hear the

peticions of them that ask in thy Son's Name; We beseech thee mercifully to incline thine ears to us, that have made now our prayers and supplications unto thee; and grant that those things which we have faithfully asked according to thy will, may effe&tually be obtained, to the relief of our necessity, and to the setting forth of chy glory, through Jelus Christ our Lord. Amen. S. After the Sermon or Homily is ended : or if there

be no Sermon or Homily, after the Nicene Creed dis ended ; if there be no Comununion, the Priest Nall turn to the People, and say, Let us pray. And then turning to the Altar, he shall stand be

fore it, and say one or more of thefe Collects last before rehearsed, concluding with the Blessing. And there fall be no Celebration of the Holy Communion, except two persons at the least communicate with the Prieste And every Priest small either administer or receive the Holy Communion every Festival, that is, every Sundayand Holy-day, except he cannot get two persons to communicate with him, or except he be hindred by sickness or some other urgent cause.

And every Priest Mall inform the People of the Advantage and Necessity of receiving the Holy Communion frequently. He shall likewise exhort them not to neglect coming often to God's Altar,


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because they have but little to give at the Offero: tory. For he shall instruct them, that provided they frequent the Holy Communion, their offering will be accepted by God, tho it be never so lit

tle, if it be given according to their abilities with a chearful and devout beart.

And to take away all occasion of dissension and superstition, it shall suffice that the Bread be such as is usual to be eaten, but the best and purest Wheat-Bread that conveniently may be gotten. If there be any persons who through fickness or any other urgent cause are under a Neceflity of coinmunicating at their houses, then the Prießt mall reserve at the open Communion so much of the Sacrament of the Body and Blood, as Ball serve those who are to receive at home. And if after that, or if, when none are to communicate at their houses, any of the consecrated Elements remain, then it hall not be carried out of the Church ; but the Priest, and such other of the Communicants as he fall then call unto him, Sall immediately after the Blesa sing reverently eat and drink the same. The Money given at the Offertory being folemnly devoted to God, the Priest Mall také fa much out of it as will defray the charge of the Bread and Wine ; and the remainder he fall keep or part of it, or dispose of it or

part of it to pious or charitable üles, according c to the discretion of the Bishop:

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