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with hearty repentance and true faith, turn unto him; have mercy upon you, pardon and deliver you from all your sins, confirm and strengthen you in all goodness, and bring you to everlasting life, through JESUS CHRIST Our Lord. Amen.

Then the Minister shall kneel, and say the

Lord's Prayer; the People still kneeling, and repeating it with him, both here, and wheresoever else it is used in Divine Service.

OUR Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name; Thy kingdom come; Thy will be done on earth, as it is in heaven; Give us this day our daily bread; And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us; And lead us not into temptation; But deliver us from evil: for thine is the Kingdom, and the Power, and the Glory, for ever and ever. Amen.

¶ Then likewise he shall say, O LORD, open thou our lips; Ans. And our mouth shall show forth thy praise.

¶ Here, all standing up, the Minister shall say,

Glory be to the FATHER, and to the Son, and to the HOLY GHOST;

Ans. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,

world without end.

Min. Praise ye the LORD. Ans. The LORD's name be praised.

¶ Then shall follow a Portion of the Psalms,

as they are appointed, or one of the Selections, as they are set forth by this Church, with the Doxology, as in the Morning Service. Then shall be read the first Lesson, according to the Table or Calendar; after which shall be said or sung the following Psalm, except when it is read in the ordi nary course of the Psalms, on the nineteenth day of the month.

Cantate Domino. Ps. xcviii. O SING unto the LORD a new song; for he hath done marvellous things.

With his own right hand, and with his holy arm, hath he gotten himself the victory.

The LORD declared his salva tion, his righteousness hath h openly showed in the sight o the Heathen.


He hath remembered his mer

of Israel; and all the ends of the world have seen the salva

and truth toward the house

tion of our GOD.

the LORD, all ye lands; sing, Show yourselves joyful unto rejoice, and give thanks.

Praise the LORD upon the harp; sing to the harp with a psalm of thanksgiving.

shawms, O show yourselves With trumpets also and joyful before the LORD the King.

Let the sea make a noise and all that therein is, the round world and they that dwell therein.

Let the floods clap their hands, and let the hills be joyful together before the LORD; for he cometh to judge the earth.

With righteousness shall he judge the world, and the people with equity,

¶ Or this.

Bonum est confiteri. Ps. xcii. IT is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD, and to sing praises unto thy name, O Most Highest ;

To tell of thy loving kindness early in the morning, and of thy truth in the night season,

Upon an instrument of ten strings, and upon the lute;

upon the harp.

upon a loud instrument, and of his, ye that excel in strength; ye that fulfil his commandment, and hearken unto the voice of his word.

For thou, LORD, hast made me glad through thy works; and I will rejoice in giving praise for the operations of thy hands.

¶ Then a Lesson of the New Testament, as it is appointed: And after that, shall be sung

or said this Psalm, except on the twelfth day of the month.

Deus misereatur. Ps. lxvii. GOD be merciful unto us and bless us, and show us the light of his countenance, and be merciful unto us.

That thy way may be known upon earth, thy saving health among all nations.

Let the people praise thee, O GOD; yea, let all the people praise thee.

O let the nations rejoice and be glad; for thou shalt judge the folk righteously, and govern the nations upon earth. Let the people praise thee, O GOD; yea, let all the people praise thee.

Then shall the earth bring forth her increase; and GOD, even our own GOD, shall give us his blessing.

GOD shall bless us; and all the ends of the world shall fear him.

¶ Or this.

Benedic Anima mea. Ps. ciii. PRAISE the LORD, O my soul; and all that is within me, praise his holy name.

Praise the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits; Who forgiveth all thy sin, and healeth all thine infirmities; Who saveth thy life from destruction, and crowneth thee with mercy and loving kindness.

O praise the LORD, ye Angels

O praise the LORD, all ye his hosts; ye servants of his that do his pleasure.

O speak good of the LORD, all ye works of his, in all places of his dominion. Praise thou

the LORD, O my soul.

Then shall be said the Apostles' Creed, by the Minister and the People, standing: And any Churches may omit 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. I BELIEVE in GOD the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth:


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.

T Or this.

I 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,


Then shall be said the Collect for the day, and after that, the Collects and Prayers following.

TA Collect for Peace.

Light of Light, very GoD of very GoD, begotten, not made, being of one substance with the FATHER, by whom all things O GOD, from whom all holy were made; who for us men, desires, all good counsels, and and for our salvation, came all just works do proceed; give down from heaven, and was unto thy servants that peace, incarnate by the HOLY GHOST which the world cannot give ; of the Virgin Mary, and was that our hearts may be set to made man, and was crucified obey thy commandments, and also for us under Pontius Pilate. also that by thee, we, being deHe suffered and was buried, fended from the fear of our and the third day he rose again, enemies, may pass our time in according to the Scriptures, and rest and quietness, through the ascended into heaven, and sit-merits of JESUS CHRIST our teth on the right hand of the Saviour. Amen. 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 and giver of life, who proceedeth from the FATHER and the SON; who

with the FATHER and the SON together is worshipped and glorified, who spake by the prophets. And I believe one catholic and apostolic 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.

¶ And after that, these prayers following, all
devoutly kneeling; the Minister first

The LORD be with you;
Ans. And with thy spirit.


¶ Min. Let us pray. O LORD, show thy mercy upon us;

Ans. And grant us thy salvation.

Min. O GOD, make clean our hearts within us;

Ans. And take not thy holy Spirit from us.

TA Collect for Aid against Perils.

ther, by whose Almighty power O LORD, our heavenly Faday; by thy great mercy dewe have been preserved this fend us from all perils and dan


of thy only Son our Saviour of this night, for the love


TA Prayer for the President of the United

States, and all in Civil Authority.

O LORD, our heavenly Father, the high and mighty Ruler of the universe, who dost from thy throne behold all the dwellers upon earth; most heartily we beseech thee, with thy favour to behold and bless thy servant, The President of the United States, and all others in authority; and so replenish them with the grace of thy holy Spirit, that they may always incline to thy will, and walk in thy way: Endue them plenteously with heavenly gifts; grant them in health and prosperity long to live; and finally, after this life, to attain everlasting joy and felicity, through JESUS CHRIST our Lord. Amen.

¶ A Prayer for the Clergy and People. servants, do give thee most ALMIGHTY and everlast- humble and hearty thanks for ing GOD, from whom cometh all thy goodness and loving every good and perfect gift, kindness to us, and to all men send down upon our Bishops We bless thee for our creation, and other Clergy, and upon the preservation, and all the blessCongregations committed to ings of this life; but, above all, their charge, the healthful spi- for thine inestimable love in rit of thy grace; and, that they the redemption of the world by may truly please thee, pour our Lord JESUS CHRIST; for upon them the continual dew the means of grace, and for the of thy blessing: Grant this, hope of glory. And, we beO LORD, for the honour of our seech thee, give us that due Advocate and Mediator JESUS sense of all thy mercies, that CHRIST. Amen. our hearts may be unfeignedly thankful, and that we may 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, through JESUS CHRIST our Lord; to whom with thee and the HOLY GHOST, be all honour and glory, world without end. Amen.

TA Prayer for all Conditions of Men. O GOD, the Creator and Preserver of all mankind, we humbly beseech thee for all sorts and conditions of men, that thou wouldest be pleased to make thy ways known unto them, thy saving health unto all nations. More especially we pray for thy holy Church universal; that it may be so guided and governed by thy good Spirit, that all who profess 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 relieve them, according to their several necessities; giving them patience under their sufferings, and a happy issue out of all their afflictions: And this we beg for JESUS CHRIST'S sake. Amen.

TA Prayer of St. Chrysostom. ALMIGHTY 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 servants, as 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.

THE grace of our Lord JESUS CHRIST, and the love of ¶ A General Thanksgiving. GOD, and the fellowship of the ALMIGHTY GOD, Father of HOLY GHOST, be with us all all mercies, we, thine unworthy evermore. Amen.

Here endeth the order of Evening Prayer.


O GOD, the FATHER of wrath, and from everlasting Heaven; have mercy upon us damnation; miserable sinners.

O GOD, the FATHER of Heaven; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O GOD the SON, Redeemer of the world; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O GOD the SON, Redeemer of the world; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O GOD the HOLY GHOST, proceeding from the FATHER and the SON; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O GOD the HOLY GHOST, proceeding from the FATHER and the Son; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O holy, blessed, and glorious TRINITY, three persons and one God; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

O holy, blessed, and glorious TRINITY, three persons and one GOD; have mercy upon us miserable sinners.

Remember not, LORD, our offences, nor the offences of our fore-fathers; neither take thou vengeance of our sins: spare us, good LORD, spare thy people, whom thou hast redeemed with thy most precious blood, and be not angry with us for

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Good LORD, deliver us.

From all blindness of heart; from pride, vain-glory, and hypocrisy; from envy, hatred, and malice, and all uncharitableness;

Good LORD, deliver us,

From all inordinate and sinful affections; and from all the deceits of the world, the flesh, and the devil;

Good LORD, deliver us.

From lightning and tempest; from plague, pestilence, and fa mine; from battle and murder, and from sudden death;

Good LORD, deliver us.

From all sedition, privy conspiracy, and rebellion; from all false doctrine, heresy, and schism; from hardness of heart, and contempt of thy Word and Commandment;

Good LORD, deliver us.

By the mystery of thy holy Incarnation; by thy holy Nativity and Circumcision; by thy Baptism, Fasting, and Temptation;

Good LORD, deliver us.

By thine Agony and bloody Sweat; by thy Cross and Passion; by thy precious Death and Burial; by thy glorious Resurrection and Ascension; and by the coming of the HOLY GHOST;

Good LORD, deliver us.
In all time of our tribulation;

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