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The Lord comfort him when he lieth sick upon his bed: make thou all his bed in his sickness.
I said, Lord, be merciful unto me: heal my soul, for I have sinned against thee.
Mine enemies speak evil of me: When shall he die, and his name perish?
But be thou merciful unto me, O Lord: raise thou me up again, and I shall reward them.
By this I know thou favourest me: that mine enemy doth not triumph against me.
And when I am in.my health, thou upholdest me: and shalt set me before thy face for ever.
Blessed be the Lord God of Israel: world without end. Amen.
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son: and to the Holy Ghost;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be : world without end. Amen.
Then the Priejl Jljall Jay to the People,
Then the People Jhall kneel} and the Priejl JhallJay,
Then Then Jhall the Prieft Jay the following Prayer.
A Lmighty God, unto whom all hearts be open, all -*-*• desires known, and from whom no secrets are hid; cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of thy Holy Spirit,- that we may perfectly love thee, and worthily magnify thy holy name, through
Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Then jhall he read the Collet!, as followeth,
A Lmighty ever-living God, maker of mankind, **. who correctest those whom thou dost love, and cbastisest every one whom thou dost receive: we beseech thee to have mercy upon this thy servant visited WJth thine hand ; and to grant, that he may take his sickness patiently, and recover his bodily health, i$«tf be thy gracious will; and that whensoever bis soul shall depart from the body, it may be carried by thy holy angels into the region of the Blessed, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Immediately after - the Collect the People stall rife, and the Priejl or Deacon being turned to them, Jhall read the Epistle, saying,
The Epistle is written in the twelfth chapter of the epistle to the Hebrews, beginning at the fifth verse.--t;- -. •
Y son, despise not thou the chastening of the Lord, ,nor faint when thou art rebuked of him: For whom the Lord loveth, he chasteneth) and scourgeth every son whom he receiveth.
.-- - ^Zfhe Epistle ended, he jhallsay\
Her* endeth the Epistle.
Then Jhall he read the Gospel, saying,
The Holy Gospel is written in the fifth chapter of the Gospel according to S. John, beginning at tlie twenty fourth verse.
And the People Jhall answer. Glory be to thee, O Lord.
"^"Erily, verily* I say unto you, He that heareth "my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.
The Gospel ended, he stall say, Here endeth the Holy Gospel.
And the People jhall answers Thanks be to thee, O Lord.
Then shall the Priest and People say the following
T Believe in one God the Father Almighty, Maker .* of heaven and earth, 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, Light of Light, Very God of Very God, Begotten, not made, Confubstantial with the Father j By whom all things were made: Who for us men and for our salvation, came down from heaven, and was incarnate by the Holy Ghost of the Virgin Mary, And was made Man, And was cruci
fied also for us under Pontius Pilate. He suffered and was buried, And the third day he rose again according to the Scriptures, And ascended into heaven, And sitteth on the right hand of the Father; And he shall come again with glory to judge both the quick and the dead: Whose kingdom shall have no end.
And I believe in the Holy Ghost, the Lord, the giver of life, Who proceedeth from the Father, Who with the Father and the Son together is worshipped and glorified, Who spake by the Prophets. And I believe one Catholick and Apostolick Church. I acknowledge one Baptism for the remission of sins. And I look for the resurrection of the dead, and the life of the world to come. Amen.
Then the Priest stall uncover the Eucharijlick Elements, and turning to the People, and signing himself with the sgn os the cross upon his forehead, he Jhall fay,
nP H E grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the .*- love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Ghost, be with you all.
Answ. And with thy spirit.
Pr. Lift up your hearts.
Answ. We lift them up unto the Lord.
Pr. Let us give thanks unto our Lord God.
Answ. It is meet and right so to do.
Then the Prieji Jhall turn towards the Eucharijlick Elements, and fay,
T T is truly meet and right, just and profitable to .* our fouls, that we should at all times, and in all places, give thanks unto thee, O Lord, Holy Father, Almighty Everlasting God, through Christ our Lord; through whom the angels praise thy majesty, the dominions adore thee, the powers tremble before thee, the heavens and the hosts of heaven, with the blessed seraphim, together glorify thee with united shouts of joy. With whom we beseech thee to command also our voices to be admitted, with humble submission, saying,
Here the People Jhall join with the Prieji, and fay.
Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of Sabaoth; Heaven and Earth are full of thy glory: Hosanna to the Son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord: Hosanna in the Highest.
Then Jhall the Prieji fay,
\I7E thank thee, O Father, for the life which * * thou hast revealed unto us by thy Son Jesus, by whom thou didst create and dost provide for all things: Thou didst send him to become Man for our salvation; thou didst permit him to suffer, and to die; and when thou hadst raised him again, thou wert pleased to glorify him, and didst set him on thy right hand, and by him didst promise to us the resurrection of the dead. Do. thou, O Lord Almighty, everlasting God, so gather together thy church. from the ends of the earth into thy kingdom, as this corn was once scattered, but is now collected together and become one piece of bread.
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