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thee to enter into life halt or appearing. Do thy diligence maimed, rather than having two to come shortly unto me : for hands or two feet, to be cast Demas hath forsaken me, having into everlasting fire. And if loved this present world, and thine eye offend thee, pluck it is departed unto Thessalonica ; out, and cast it from thee: it is Crescens to Galatia, Titus unto better for thee to enter into Dalmatia. Only Luke is with life with one eye, rather than me. Take Mark and bring him having two eyes, to be cast into with thee: for he
profitable hell fire. Take heed that ye to me for the ministry. And despise not one of these little Tychicus have I sent to Epheones : for I say unto you, that sus. The cloak that I left at in heaven their angels do always Troas with Carpus, when thou behold the face of my Father comest, bring with thee, and which is in heaven.
the books, but especially the parchments. Alexander the
coppersmith did me much evil: SAINT LUKE THE EVANGELIST. the Lord reward him according The Collect.
to his works. Of whom be thou
ware also, for he hath greatly ALMIGHTY GOD, who withstood our words. calledst Luke the physician, whose praise is in the Gospel, The Gospel. St. Luke x. 1. to be an evangelist and physi- THE LORD appointed other cian of the soul; may it please seventy also, and sent them two thee, that by the wholesome and two before his face into medicines of the doctrine deli- every city and place, whither he vered by him, all the diseases himself would come. Therefore, of our souls may be healed, said he unto them, The harvest through the merits of thy Son truly is great, but the labourers JESUS CHRIST our Lord. Amen. are few : pray ye therefore the
lord of the harvest, that he The Epistle. 2 Tim. iv. 5.
would send forth labourers into WATCH thou in all things, his harvest. Go your ways; endure afflictions, do the work behold, I send you forth as of an evangelist, make full lambs among wolves. Carry proof of thy ministry. For I am neither purse, nor scrip, nor now ready to be offered, and shoes; and salute no man by the time of my departure is at the way. And into whatsoever hand. I have fought a good house ye enter, first say, Peace fight, I have finished my course, be to this house. And if the I have kept the faith. Hence-son of peace be there, your forth there is laid up for me a peace shall rest upon it: if not, crown of righteousness, which it shall turn to you again. And the LORD the righteous Judge in the same house remain, eatshall give me at that day : ing and drinking such things as and not to me only, but unto they give : for the labourer is all them also that love his worthy of his hire.
SAINT SIMON AND SAINT JUDE, chains under darkness, unto APOSTLES.
the judgment of the great day. Even
as Sodom and The Collect.
Gomorrha, and the cities about O ALMIGHTY God, who them, in like manner giving hast built thy Church upon the themselves over to fornication, foundation of the apostles and and going after strange flesh, prophets, Jesus Christ himself are set forth for an example, being the head corner-stone ; suffering the vengeance of etergrant us so to be joined together nal fire. Likewise also these in unity of spirit by their filthy dreamers defile the flesh, doctrine, that we may be made despise dominion, and speak an holy temple acceptable unto evil of dignities. thee, through Jesus CHRIST our Lord. Amen.
The Gospel. St. John xv. 17.
THESE things I command The Epistle. St. Jude i.
you, that ye love one another. JUDE, the servant of Jesus If the world hate you, ye know CHRIST, and brother of James, that it hated me before it hated to them that are sanctified by you. If ye were of the world, God the FATHER, and preserved the world would love his own: in Jesus Christ, and called : but because ye are not of the Mercy unto you, and peace and world, but I have chosen you love be multiplied. Beloved, out of the world, therefore the when I gave all diligence to world hateth you. Remember write unto you of the common the word that I said unto you, salvation, it was needful for me The servant is not greater than to write unto you, and exhort his lord; if they have persecuted you, that ye should earnestly me, they will also persecute contend for the faith which was you; if they have kept my once delivered unto he saints. saying, they will keep yours For there are certain men also. But all these things will crept in unawares, who were they do unto you name's before of old ordained to this sake, because they know not condemnation ; ungodly men, him that sent me. If I had not turning the grace of our God into come and spoken unto them, lasciviousness, and denying the they had not had sin: but now only LORD God, and our Lord they have no cloak for their sin. JESUS CHRIST. I will therefore He that hateth me, hateth my put you in remembrance, though Father also. If I had not done ye once knew this, how that among them the works which the LORD having saved the none other man did, they had people out of the land of Egypt, not had sin: but now have afterward destroyed them that they both seen and hated both believed not. And the angels me and my Father. But this which kept not their first estate, cometh to pass, that the word but left their own habitation, might be fulfilled that is written he hath reserved in everlasting in their law, They hated me
But when! Of the tribe of Gad were the Comforter is come, whom I sealed twelve thousand. will send unto you from the of the tribe of Aser were FATHER, even the SPIRIT of sealed twelve thousand. truth, which proceedeth from of the tribe of Nephthalim the FATHER, he shall testify of were sealed twelve thousand.
And ye also shall bear Of the tribe of Manasses were witness, because ye have been sealed twelve thousand. with me from the beginning.
Of the tribe of Simeon were
sealed twelve thousand. ALL SAINTS' DAY.
Of the tribe of Levi were
sealed twelve thousand. The Collect.
Of the tribe of Issachar were O ALMIGHTY God, who sealed twelve thousand. hast knit together thine elect in Of the tribe of Zabulon were one communion and fellowship, sealed twelve thousand. in the mystical body of thy Son Of the tribe of Joseph were CHRIST our Lord; grant us sealed twelve thousand. grace so to follow thy blessed Of the tribe of Benjamin were saints in all virtuous and godly sealed twelve thousand. living, that we may come to After this I beheld, and lo, a those unspeakable joys, which great multitude, which no man thou hast prepared for those could number, of all nations, who unfeignedly love thee, and kindreds, and people, and through Jesus Christ our tongues,
stood before the Lord. Amen.
throne, and before the Lamb,
clothed with white robes, and For the Epistle. Rev. vii. 2. palms in their hands; and cried
AND I saw another angel with a loud voice, saying, Salascending from the east, having vation to our God, which sittetlı the seal of the living God; and upon the throne, and unto the he cried with a loud voice to Lamb. And all the angels stood the four angels, to whom it round about the throne, and was given to hurt the earth and about the elders, and the four the sea, saying, Hurt not the beasts, and fell before the throne earth, neither the sea, nor the on their faces, and worshipped trees, till we have sealed the God, saying, Amen : Blessing, servants of our God in their and glory, and wisdom, and foreheads. And I heard the thanksgiving, and honour, and number of them which were power, and might, be unto our sealed; and there were sealed God for ever and ever. Amen. an hundred and forty and four thousand, of all the tribes of the
The Gospel. St. Matt. v. 1. children of Israel.
JESUS seeing the multitudes, Of the tribe of Judah were went up into a mountain ; and sealed twelve thousand. when he was set, his disciples
Of the tribe of Reuben were came unto him. And he opened sealed twelve thousand. his mouth, and taught them,
saying, Blessed are the poor in makers : for they shall be called spirit: for theirs is the kingdom the children of God. Blessed of heaven. Blessed are they are they which are persecuted that mourn: for they shall be for righteousness' sake: for comforted. Blessed are the theirs is the kingdom of heaven. meek : for they shall inherit Blessed are ye, when men shall the earth. Blessed are they revile you, and persecute you, which do hunger and thirst and shall say all manner of evil after righteousness : for they against you falsely, for my sake. shall be filled. Blessed are the Rejoice and be exceeding glad : merciful : for they shall obtain for great is your reward in mercy. Blessed are the pure heaven: for so persecuted they in heart: for they shall see the prophets which were before God. Blessed are the peace- you.
THE ORDER FOR THE ADMINISTRATION
LORD'S SUPPER, OR, HOLY COMMUNION.
T If among those who come to be partakers of the Holy Communion, the Minister shall
know any to be an open and notorious evil liver, or to have done any wrong to his neigh. bours by word or deed, so that the Congregation be thereby offended; he shall advertise him, that he presume not to come to the Lord's Table, until he have openly declared himself to have truly repented and amended his former evil life, that the Congre gation may thereby be satisfied; and that he hath recompensed the parties to whom he hath done wrong; or at least declare himself to be in full purpose so to do, as soon as he
conveniently may; | The same order shall the Minister use with those, betwixt whom he perceiveth malice and
hatred to reign; not suffering them to be partakers of the Lord's Table, until he know them to be reconciled. And if one of the parties, so at variance, be content to forgive from the bottom of his heart all that the other hath trespassed against him, and to make amends for that wherein he himself hath offended; and the other party will not be persuaded to a godly unity, but remain still in his frowardness and malice ; the Minister in that case ought to admit the penitent person to the Holy Communion, and not him that is obstinate • Provided, that every Minister so repelling any, as is herein specified, shall be obliged to
give an account of the same to the Ordinary, as soon as conveniently may be. T The Table, at the Communion-time, having a fair white linen cloth upon it, shall stand in
the body of the church, or in the Chancel; and the Minister, standing at the right side of the table, or where Morning and Evening Prayer are appointed to be said, shall say the Lord's Prayer and the Collect following, the People kneeling; but the Lord's Prayer may be omitted, if Morning Prayer hath been said immediately before.
OUR Father, who art in hea- ! deliver us from evil: for thine ven, Hallowed be thy Name; is the Kingdom, and the Power, Thy kingdom come ; Thy will and the Glory, for ever and be done on earth, as it is in ever. Amen. heaven; Give us this day our daily bread; And forgive us our
The Collect. trespasses, as we forgive those ALMIGHTY GOD, unto who trespass against us; And whom all hearts are open, all lead us not into temptation; But I desires known, and from whom
to come, as followeth.
no secrets are hid; cleanse the Minister. Remember that thoughts of our hearts by the thou keep holy the Sabbathinspiration of thy holy Spirit; day. Six days shalt thou labour, that we may perfectly love thee, and do all that thou hast to do; and worthily magnify thy holy but the seventh day is the name, through CHRIST our Sabbath of the LORD thy God. Lord. Amen.
In it thou shalt do no manner 1 Then shall the Minister, turning to the of work; thou, and thy son, People, rehearse distinctly the Ten Com- and thy daughter, thy manshall, after every commandment, ask Goo servant, and thy maid-servant, mercy for their transgressions for the time thy cattle, and the stranger that past, and grace to keep the law for the time is within thy gates. For in six
days the Lord made heaven Minister.
and earth, the sea, and all that GOD spake these words, and in them is, and rested the said, I am the LORD thy God; seventh day; wherefore the Thou shalt have none other LORD blessed the seventh day, gods but me.
and hallowed it. People. LORD, have mercy People. LORD, have mercy upon us, and incline our hearts upon us, and incline our hearts to keep this law.
to keep this law. Minister. Thou shalt not Minister. Honour thy father make to thyself any graven and thy mother; that thy days image, nor the likeness of any may be long in the land which thing that is in heaven above, the LORD thy God giveth or in the earth beneath, or in thee. the water under the earth. People. Lord, have mercy Thou shalt not bow down to upon us, and incline our hearts them, nor worship them: for to keep this law. I the LORD thy God am Minister. Thou shalt do no jealous God; and visit the murder. sins of the fathers upon the People. LORD, have mercy children, unto the third and upon us, and incline our hearts fourth generation of them that to keep this law. hate me; and show mercy unto Minister. Thou shalt not thousands in them that love me, commit adultery. and keep my commandments. People. LORD, have mercy
People. LORD, have mercy upon us, and incline our hearts upon us, and incline our hearts to keep this law. to keep this law.
Minister. Thou shalt not Minister. Thou shalt not steal. take the name of the Lord thy People. LORD, have mercy God in vain : for the LORD upon us, and incline our hearts will not hold him guiltless that to keep this law. taketh his name in vain.
Minister. Thou shalt not People. Lord, have mercy bear false witness against thy upon us, and incline our hearts neighbour. to keep this law.
People. LORD, have mercy