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O yeLightnings and Clouds, bless ye the Lord ; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O let the Earth bless the Lord; yea, let it praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Mountains and Hills, blessye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O all ye green Things upon Earth, bless ye the Lord ; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Wells, bless ye the Lord ; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Seas and Floods, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Whales, and all that move in the Waters, bkessye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O all ye Fowls of the Air, bless ye the Lord ; praise him, and magnify him for ever, O all ye Beasts and Cattle, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Children of Men, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O let 1srael bless the Lord, praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Priests of the Lord, bless ye the Lord ; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Servants of the Lord, bless ye the Lord; praise him, and magnify him for ever. O ye Spirits and Souls of the righteous, bless ye the Lord ; praise him, and magnify him for ever.
Men of heart, bless ye the
O ye holy and humble
tles' Creed by the Minister and the People, standing land for our salvation, came
...And any Churches may omut the words, He descended into Hell, or may, instead of them, use the words, He went into the place of departed Spirits, which are considered as words of the same meaning, in the Creed BELIEVE in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth : And in Jesus Christ his only Son our lord; Who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, Born of the Virgin Mary, Suffered under Pontius Pilate, Was crucified, dead, and buried; He descended into Hell; The third day he rose from the dead; He ascended into Heaven, And sitteth on the right hand of God the Father Almighty; From thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead. I believe in the Holy Ghost: The Holy Catholic Church; The communion of Saints; The forgiveness of sins; The resurrection of the body, And the life everlasting. Amen. * Or this. BELIEVE in one God, the Father Almighty, Maker of Heaven and Farth, and of all things visible and invisible: And in one Lord Jesus Christ, the only begotten Son of God, begotten of his Father before all worlds; God of God. Iiglrt of Jight, very God of very God, begotten, not made, being of one substance with the Father, by whom all things were made; who for us men,
down from Heaven, and was
" And after that, these Prayers
universal; that it may be so due sense of all thy mercies, guided and governed by thy that our hearts maybe unseigngood Spirit, that all who pro-edly thankful, and that we may
fess and call themselves Christians, may be led into the way of truth, and hold the faith in unity of Spirit, in the bond of peace, and in righteousness of life. Finally, we commend to
thy Fatherly goodness, all those who are any ways afflicted or distressed in mind, body, or estate; that it may please thee to comfort and seve them, according to their several necessities; giving them
patience undertheir sufferings and a happy issue out of all
their afflictions: And this we beg for Jesus Christ's sake. .Amen.
all the blessings of this life; but above all, for thine inestimable love in the redemption of the world by our Lord Jesus
show forth thy praise, not only with our lips, but in our lives; by giving up ourselves to thy service, and by walking before thee in holiness and righteousness all our days, thro' Jesus Christ our Lord; to whom, with thee and the Holy Ghost, be all honour and glory, world without end. Mmen.
* A Prayer of St Chrysostom
LMIGHTY God, who hast given us grace at this time, with one accord to make our common supplications unto thee; and dost promise that when two or three are gathered together in thy Name, thou wilt grant their requests; fulfil now, O Lord, the desires and petitions of thy servantsas may be most expedient for them, granting us in this world knowledge of thy truth, and in the world to come life everlasting. Amen.
2 Cor. xiii. 14.
HE grace of our Lord
Christ; for the means of grace, of Cod, and the fellowship of and for the hopeof glory. And, the Holy Ghost, be with us all we beseech thee, give us that evermore. Amen.
Jiere endeth the order of MoRNING Pray ER.
* The Minister shall begin the Evening Prarer, by reading one or more of the following Sentences of Scripture.
HE Lord is in his holy temple ; let all the earth keep silence before him. Hab. ii. 20. From the rising of the sun even unto the going down of the same, my name shall be great among the Gentiles; and in every place incense shall be offered unto my name, and a pure offering : for my name shall be great among the heathen, saith the Lord of hosts. Mal. i. 1 1. Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be always acceptable in thy sight, O, Lord, my strength and my Redeemer. Ps.xix. 14. When the wicked man turneth away from his wickedness that he hath committed, and doeth that which is lawful and right, he shall save his soul alive. Ezek. xviii. 27. I acknowledge my transgressions; and my sin is ever before me. Psal. li. 3. Hide thy face from my sins; and blot out all mine iniquities. Psal. li. 9. The sacrifies of God are a broken spirit; a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise. Psal. li. 17. Rend your heart and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord your God ; for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness,
und repenteth him of the evil. Joel ii. 13. To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, tho' we have rebelled against him ; neither have we obeyed the voice of the Lord our God, to walk in his laws which he set before us. Dan ix. 9. 10. O Lord, correct me, but with judgment; not in thine anger, lestthoubring me to nothing. Jer. x. 24. Psal. vi. 1. Repent ye; for the kingdom of heaven is at hand. St. Mat. iii. 2. I will arise and go to my father, and will say unto him; Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before thee, and am no more worthy to be called thy son. St. Luke xv. 18, 19. Enter not into judgment with thy servant, O Lord ; for in thy sight shall no man living be justified. Psal. cxliii. 2. If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us; but if we confess our sins, God is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 1. St. John i. 8, 9.
* Then the Minister shall say,
EARLY beloved brethren, the scripture moveth us in sundry places, to acknow