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Then the . Priest mall say the Morning Thankf

giving O God, the God of spirits and of all flesh, who are

above all comparison and self-sufficient; who madest the sun to rule the day, and the moon and stars to govern the night: Do thou now look down upon us with the eyes of thy favour, and receive our morning thanksgiving, and have mercy upon us : For we have not stretched out our hands to any strange God; for there is not any new God among us, but thou the eternal and immortal God, who hast given us our being and well-being through Christ : Vouchsafe by him to bring us to everlasting life; with whom to Thee and the Holy Ghost, be glory, honour, and adoration, world without end, Amen.

Then shall the Deacon turn to the People, and fay,

Bow down your heads for the benediction,

Then the Priest Mall say the prayer of benedi&tion,

the Deacon kneeling, both be and the People reve

rently bowing their heads. O God, faithful and true, who shewest mercy to

thousands and ten thousands of them that love thee; who art the friend of the humble, and the defender of the poor; whose aid all things stand in need of, because all things serve thee: Look down upon this thy people, who bow their heads unto thee, and bless them with thy spiritual benediction; keep them as the apple of an eye, preserve them in piety and righteousness

, and vouchsafe them eternal life in Christ Jesus thy beloved

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Son, with whom to Thee and the Holy Ghost, be glory, honour, and adoration, now and for ever, world without end. Amen.

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And after a Pause the Deacon Mall stand up and

fay to the People, Depart in peace.

Here endeth the Order for Morning Prayer throughout the Year.

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The ORDER for

EVENING PRAYER,

Daily throughout the Year.

At the beginning of Evening Prayer, the Deacon be

ing turned towards the People, all standing, skall say, Let us attend.

Then shall the Priest say, O Lord, open thou our lips. Answ. And our mouth shall shew forth thy praise. Pr. O God, make speed to save us. Anfw. O Lord, make haste to help us,

Pr. Glory be to the Father, through the Son; in the Holy Ghoft; [Hallelujah:]

Anfw. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be: world withoạt end. Amen. (Hallelujah. ] Then shall be said or sung by the Priest and People

the Evening Hymn, as followeth, Raise the Lord, ye servants, O praise the name

of the Lord. We praise thee, we laud thee, we bless thee for thy great glory, O Lord and King, the Father of Christ the unspotted Lamb, that taketh away the fin of the world. All praises, hymns, and glory, are justly rendered to Thee our God and Father, through thy Son, in the most Holy Spirit, for all ages, world without end, Amen.

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Instead of the foregoing Hymn, the following with

the proper Preface, shall be said or sung by the Priest and People on all Lord's days, and on every day between Easter and Pentecost, on Monday and

Tuesday in Whitsun-week, and on Christmas day, IT T is very meet, right, and our bounden duty,

that we should at all times and in all places give thanks unto thee, O Lord, Holy Father, Almighty, Everlasting God. Here mall follow the Proper Preface.

Proper Prefaces. Upon all Lord's days, except the Sunday after Afcenfion-day and Whitsunday, and upon every day be

tween Easter and Afcenfion-day. BUT chiefly are we bound to praise thee for

the glorious resurrection of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord: For he is the very Pafchal Lamb, which was offered for us, and hath taken away the fin of the world; who by his death hath destroyed death, and by his rising to life again hath restored to us everlasting life. Therefore with Angels, &c. Upon Afcenfon-day and every day after till White

Junday. THrough thy most dearly beloved Son Jesus

Christ our Lord; who after his most glorious resurrection manifestly appeared to all his Apostles, and in their sight ascended up into heaven to prepare a place for us; that where he is, thither we might also ascend, and reign with him in glory. Therefore with Angels, &ça

Upon

Upon Whitsunday, and Monday and Tuesday in

Whitsun-week. THrough Jesus Christ our Lord; according to

whose most true promise, the Holy Ghost came down as at this time from heaven with a sudden great found, as it had been a mighty wind, in the likeness of fiery tongues, lighting upon the Apostles, to teach them, and to lead them to all truth, giving them both the gift of divers languages, and also boldness with fervent zeal constantly to preach the Gospel unto all nations, whereby we have been brought out of darkness and error into the clear light and true knowledge of Thee and of thy Son Jesus Christ. Therefore with Angels, &c.

Upon Christmas-day. Ecause thou didst give Jesus Christ thine only

Son to be born as at this time for us, who by the operation of the Holy Ghost was made very Man of the substance of the Virgin Mary his Mother, and that without spot of fin, to make us clean from all sin. Therefore with Angels, &c.

After the Preface shall follow,
Herefore with Angels and Archangels, and

with all the company of heaven, we laud and magnify thy glorious name, evermore praising thee, and saying: Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of hosts; heaven and earth are full of thy glory: Glory be to thee, O Lord most high. Amen. Hallelujah,

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