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world may be so peaceably him that he would thrust out a ordered by thy governance, little from the land : and he sat that thy Church may joyfully down and taught the people serve thee in all godly quiet-out of the ship. Now, when ness, through JESUS CHRIST he had left speaking, he said our Lord. Amen.
unto Simon, Launch out into The Epistle. 1 St. Peter iii. 8.
the deep, and let down your
nets for a draught. And Simon BE ye all of one mind, answering, said unto him, having compassion one of Master, we have toiled all the another; love as brethren, be night, and have taken nothing; pitiful, be courteous ; not nevertheless, at thy word I will rendering evil for evil, or let down the net. And when railing for railing; but contra- they had this done, they enriwise, blessing; knowing that closed a great multitude of ye are thereunto called, that ye fishes, and their net brake. should inherit a blessing. For And they beckoned unto their he that will love life, and see partners which were in the good days, let him refrain his other ship, that they should tongue from evil, and his lips come and help them. And that they speak no guile : let they came, and filled both the him eschew evil, and do good; ships; so that they began to let him seek peace, and ensue sink. When Simon Peter saw it. For the eyes of the LORD are it, he fell down at Jesus' knees, over the righteous, and his ears saying, Depart from me, for I. are open unto their prayers : am a sinful man, O Lord. For but the face of the LORD is he was astonished, and all that against them that do evil. And were with him, at the draught who is he that will harm you, of the fishes which they had if ye be followers of that which taken; and so was also James is good? But and if ye suffer fand John the sons of Zebedee, for righteousness' sake, happy which were partners with are ye: and be not afraid of Simon. And JESUS said unto their terror, neither be troubled; Simon, Fear not; from hence but sanctify the LORD God in forth thou shalt catch men. your hearts.
And when they had brought
their ships to land, they forsook The Gospel. St. Luke v. 1.
all, and followed him. IT came to pass, that as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood THE SIXTH SUNDAY AFTER by the lake of Gennesaret, and
TRINITY. saw two ships standing by the lake; but the fishermen were
The Collect. gone out of them, and were 0. GOD, who hast prepared washing their nets. And he for those who love thee, such entered into one of the ships, good things as pass man's which was Simon's, and prayed understanding ; pour into our
hearts such love towards thee, the kingdom of heaven. Ye that we, loving thee above all have heard that it was said by things, may obtain thy promises, them of old time, Thou shalt which exceed all that we can not kill; and whosoever shall desire, through JESUS CHRIST kill, shall be in danger of the our LORD. Amen.
judgment. But I say unto you, The Epistle. Rom. vi. 3.
that whosoever is angry with
his brother without a cause, KNOW ye not that so many shall be in danger of the of us as were baptized into judgment: and whosoever shall JESUS CHRIST, were baptized say to his brother, Raca, shall into his death? Therefore we be in danger of the council : are buried with him by baptism but whosoever shall say, Thou into death; that like as CHRIST fool, shall be in danger of hell was raised up from the dead by fire. Therefore, if thou bring the glory of the Father, even thy gift to the altar, and there so we also should walk in rememberest that thy brother newness of life. For if we have hath aught against thee, leave been planted together in the there thy gift before the altar, likeness of his death, we shall and go thy way, first be reconbe also in the likeness of his ciled to thy brother, and then resurrection : knowing this, come and offer thy gift. Agree that our old man is crucified with thine adversary quickly, with him, that the body of sin whiles thou art in the way with might be destroyed, that hence- him; lest at any time the forth we should not serve sin. adversary deliver thee to the For he that is dead, is freed judge, and the judge deliver from sin. Now, if we be dead thee to the officer, and thou be with CHRIST, we believe that cast into prison. Verily I say we shall also live with him, unto thee, thou shalt by no knowing that CHRIST being means come out thence, till raised from the dead, dieth no thou hast paid the uttermost more ; death hath no more farthing, dominion over him. For in that he died, he died unto sin THE SEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER once; but in that he liveth, he
TRINITY. liveth unto God. Likewise reckon ye also yourselves to
The Collect. be dead indeed unto sin; but LORD of all power and alive unto God, through Jesus might, who art the author and Christ our Lord.
giver of all good things ; graft
in our hearts the love of thy The Gospel. St. Matt. v. 20.
name, increase in us true JESUS said unto his disci-religion, nourish us with all ples, Except your righteousness goodness, and of thy great shall exceed the righteousness mercy keep us in the same, of the Scribes and Pharisees, through JESUS CHRIST our ye shall in no case enter into | I:srd. Amen.
The Epistle. Rom. vi. 19. them; and they did set them I SPEAK after the manner
before the people. And they of men, because of the infirmity had a few small fishes ; and he of your flesh: for as ve have blessed, and commanded to set yielded your members servants
them also before them. So to uncleanness, and to iniquity, I they did eat, and were filled ; unto iniquity ; even so now
and they took up of the broken yield your members servants
ants :meat that was left, seven to righteousness, unto holiness.
baskets. And they that had For when ye were the servants
eaten were about four thousand of sin, ve were free from. And he sent them away. righteousness. What fruit had ye then in those things, whereof
THE EIGHTH SUNDAY AFTER ye are now ashamed ? for the
TRINITY. end of those things is death. But now being made free from
The Collect. sin, and become servants to O GOD, whose never failing God, ye have your fruit unto providence ordereth all things holiness, and the end everlasting both in heaven and earth; we life. For the wages of sin is humbly beseech thee to put death : but the gift of God is away from us all hurtful things, eternal life, through JESUS and to give us those things Christ our Lord.
which are profitable for us, The Gospel St. Mark vilj. 1. through JESUS CHRisT our
Lord. Amen. IN those days the multitude being very great, and having
| The Epistle. Rom. viii. 12. 1 nothing to eat, Jesus called his BRETHREN, we are debtors disciples unto him, and saith not to the flesh, to live after unto them, I have compassion the flesh : for if ye live after on the multitude, because they the flesh, ye shall die ; but if have now been with me three ye through the SPIRIT do days, and have nothing to eat: mortify the deeds of the body, and if I send them away fasting ye shall live. For as many as to their own houses, they will are led by the SPIRIT OF GOD, faint by the way: for divers of they are the sons of God. For them came from far. And his ye have not received the spirit disciples answered him, From of bondage again to fear; but whence can a man satisfy these ye have received the spirit o men with bread here in the adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, wilderness? And he'asked them, Father. The SPIRIT itself How many loaves have ye? beareth witness with our spirit, And they said, Seven. And he that we are the children of God. commanded the people to sit And if children, then heirs ; down on the ground: and he heirs of God, and joint heirs took the seven loaves, and gave with Christ: if so be that we thanks, and brake, and gave suffer with him, that we may be to his disciples to set before also glorified together.
The Gospel. St. Matt. vii. 15. did all drink the same spiritual
BEWARE of false prophets, drink ; (for they drank of that which come to you in sheep's spiritual Rock that followed clothing, but inwardly they are them; and that Rock was ravening wolves. 'Ye 'shall/ CHRIST.) But with many of know them by their fruits : do them God was not well pleased; men gather grapes of thorns, for they were overthrown in or figs of thistles? Even so l the wilderness. Now these every good tree bringeth forth
ingeth forth things were our examples, to good fruit; but a corrupt tree
the intent we should not lust bringeth forth evil fruit. A after evil things, as they also good tree cannot bring forth lusted. Neither be ye idolaters, evil fruit; neither can a corrupt
as were some of them : as it is tree bring forth good fruit. / written, The people sat down Every tree that bringeth not to eat and drink, and rose up forth good fruit, is hewn down. I to play. Neither let us commit and cast into the fire. Where
fornication, as some of them fore by their fruits ve shall committed, and fell in one day know them. Not every one
three and twenty thousand. that saith unto me, Lord, LORD, Neit
PD. Neither let us tempt CHRIST, shall enter into the kingdom of as some of them also tempted, heaven; but he that doeth the
and were destroyed of serpents. will of my Father, who is in
Neither murmur ye, as some of heaven.
them also murmured, and were destroyed of the destroyer.
Now all these things happened TRINITY.
unto them for ensamples : and
they are written for our admoThe Collect.
nition, upon whom the ends of GRANT to us, LORD, we the world are come. Wherebeseech thee, the spirit to think fore let him that thinketh he and do always such things as standeth, take heed lest he fall, are right: that we who cannot There hath no temptation taken do any thing that is good you, but such as is common without thee, may by thee be to man: but God is faithful, enabled to live according to who will not suffer you to be thy will, through JESUS CHRIST | tempted above that ye are able; our Lord. Amen.
but will with the temptation
also make a way to escape, The Epistle. 1 Cor. x. 1.
that ye may be able to bear it. BRETHREN, I would not that ye should be ignorant,
The Gospel. St. Luke xvi. 1. how that all our fathers were JESUS said unto his disciunder the cloud, and all passed ples, There was a certain rich through the sea ; and were all man who had a steward ; and baptized unto Moses in the the same was accused unto him, cloud, and in the sea ; and did all that he had wasted his goods. eat the same spiritual meat, and And he called him, and said
THE NINTH SUNDAY AFTER
unto him, How is it that I hear through JESUS CHRIST our this of thee? Give an account Lord. Amen. of thy stewardship; for thou mayest be no longer steward.
The Epistle. 1 Cor. xii. 1. Then the steward said within CONCERNING spiritual himself, What shall I do? for gifts, brethren, I would not my lord taketh away from me have you ignorant. Ye know the stewardship : I cannot dig ; that ye were Gentiles, carried. to beg I am ashamed. I am away unto these dumb idols resolved what to do, that when even as ye were led. Wherefore I am put out of the stewardship, I give you to understand, that they may receive me into their no man, speaking by the SPIRIT houses. So he called every of God, calleth JESUS accursed; one of his lord's debtors unto and that no man can say that him, and said unto the first, Jesus is the LORD, but by the How much owest thou unto my Holy Ghost. Now there are lord? And he said, An hundred diversities of gifts, but the same measures of oil. And he said SPIRIT. And there are differunto him, Take thy bill, and ences of administrations, but sit down quickly, and write the same LORD. And there fifty. Then said he to another, are diversities of operations, And how much owest thou? but it is the same God who And he said, An hundred worketh all in all. But the measures of wheat. And he manifestation of the Spirit is said unto him, Take thy bill, given to every man to profit and write fourscore. And the withal. For to one is given by lord commended the unjust the SPIRIT the word of wissteward, because he had done dom; to another, the word of wisely: for the children of this knowledge by the same SPIRIT; world are in their generation to another, faith by the same wiser than the children of light. SPIRIT ; to another, the gifts And I say unto you, make of healing by the same SPIRIT ; to yourselves friends of the to another, the working of mammon of unrighteousness ; miracles; to another, prophecy; that when ye fail, they may to another, discerning of spirits; receive you into everlasting to another, divers kinds of habitations.
tongues ; to another, the inter
pretation of tongues. But all THE TENTH SUNDAY AFTER
these worketh that one and the
self-same SPIRIT, dividing to TRINITY.
every man severally as he will. The Collect, LET thy merciful ears, o
The Gospel. St. Luke xix. 41. LORD, be open to the prayers AND when he was come of thy humble servants; and near, he beheld the city, and that they may obtain their wept over it, saying, If thou petitions, make them to ask hadst known, even thou, at such things as shall please thee, least in this thy day, the things