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fore it hated you. If ye werel ALMIGHTY God, who

earnestly contend for the world, therefore the world faith which was once deliver- hateth you. Remember the ed unto the saints. For there word that I said unto you, are certain men crept in un- The servant is not greater awares, who were before of than his lord ; if they have old ordained to this condem- persecuted ine, they will also nation; ungodly men, turning persecute you ; if they have the grace of our God into kept my saying, they will lasciviousness, and denying keep your's also. But all these the only Lord God, and our things will they do unto you Lord Jesus Christ. I will for my Name's sake, because therefore put you in remem- they know not him that sent brance, though ye once knew me. If I had not come and this, how that the Lord hav-spoken unto them, they had ing saved the people out of not had sin; but now they have the land of Egypt afterward no cloak for their sin. He that destroyed them that believed hateth me, hateth my father not. And the angels which also. If I had not done among kept not their first estate, but them the works which none left their own habitation, he other man did, they had not hath reserved in everlasting had sin: but now they have chains under darkness, unto both seen and hated both nie the judgment of the great and my Father. But this day. Even as Sodom and Go.cometh to pass, that the word morrha, and the cities about might be fulfilled that is writthem. in like manner giving ten in their law, They hated themselves over to fornica- me without a cause. But tion, and going after strange when the Comforter is come, flesh, are set forth for an ex- whom I will send unto you ample, suffering the vep- from the Father, even the geance of eternal fire. Like-Spirit of truth, which prowise also these filthy dream.ceedeth from the Father, he ers defile the flesh, despise shall testify of me. dominion, and speak evil of also shall bear witness, bedignities.

cause ye have been with me

from the beginning.
The Gospel St. John xv. 17.
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THESE things I.command

All Saints' Day.
you, that ye love one an-

The Collect. other. If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me be

hast knit together thing of the world, the world would elect in one communion and love his own : but because ye fellowship, in the mystical are not of the world, but I body of thy Son Christ our have chosen you out of the Lord ; grant us grace so to

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follow thy blessed saints in Of the tribe of Joseph were all virtuous and godly living, sealed twelve thousand, that we may come to those Of the tribe of Benjamin unspeakable joys, which tbou were sealed twelve thousand. hast prepared for those who After this I beheld, and unfeigncdly love thee,through lo, a great multitude, which Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen (no man could number, of all For the Epistle. Rev. vii, 2. nations, and kindreds, and

people, and tongues, stood be. ND I saw another angel fore the throne, and before

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having the seal of the living white robes, and palms in God; and he cried with a their hands; and cried with a loud voice to the four angels, loud voice, saying, Salvation to whom it was given to hurt to our God, which sitteth upthe earth and the sea, saying, on the throne, and unto the Hurt not the earth, neither Lamb. And all the angels the sea, nor the trees, till we stood round about the throne, have sealed the servants of and aboạt the elders, and the our God in their foreheads. four beasts, and fell before And I heard the number of the throne on their faces, and them which were sealed; and worshipped God, saying, Athere were sealed an hundred men : Blessing, and glory, and forty and four thousand, and wisdom, and thanksgivof all the tribes of the chil- ing, and honour, and power, dren of Israel.

and might, be unto our God Of the tribe of Judah were for ever and ever. Amen. sealed twelve thousand.

Of the tribe of Reuben were The Gospel. St, Matt. v. 1. sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Gad were JE

ESUS seeing the multitudes, sealed twelve thousand.

went up into a mountain ; Of the tribe of Aser were and when he was set, bis dissealed twelve thousand. ciples came unto him. And

Of the tribe of Nepthalim he opened his mouth, and were sealed twelve thousand. taught them, saying, Blessed

Of the tribe of Manasses are the poor in spirit; for were sealed twelve thousand theirs is the kingdom of hea

Of the tribe of Simeon ven. Blessed are they that were sealed twelve thousand. mourn: for they shall be com

Of the tribe of Levi were forted. Blessed are the meek: sealed twelve thousand. for they shall inherit the earth

Of the tribe of Issachar Blessed are they which do hunwere sealed twelve thousand. ger and thirst after righteous

Of the tribe of Zabulon ness : for they shall be filled. were sealed twelve thousand. Blessed are the merciful : for

they shall obtain mercy. Bles-are ye, when men shall revile sed are the pure in heart : 'for you, and persecute you, and they shall see God. Blessed shall say all manner of evil are the peace-makers: for they against you falsely for my sake. shall be called the children of Rejoice and be exceeding God Blessed are they which glad : for great is your reward are persecuted for righteous- in heaven : for so persecuted ness sake: for theirs is the they the prophets whch were kingdom of heaven. Blessed before you.

THE ORDER FOR THE

ADMINISTRATION OF THE LORD'S SUPPER,

OR,

HOLY COMMUNION.

4 If among those who come to be partakers of the Holy Communion, the Minister shull know any to be an open und notorious evil liter, or to have done uny wrong to his neigh. bours by word or deed, so that the Congregation be thereby offended; he shall advertise hiin, that he presume not to come to the Lord's Table, until he have openly declured himself to have truly repented aud amended his former erit life, that the Congregation may thereby be satisfied; and that he hath recompensed the parties to whom he huth done wrong; or at leust declure himself to be in full purpose so to do, as soon as he conveniently may, The sume order shall the Minister use with those, betwirt whom he perceiveth malice and hatred to reign; not sufering them to be partakers of the Lord's Tuble, until he know them to be reconciled. And if one of the parties, so at variance, be content to forgive from the bottom of his heart all that the other hath trespassed aguinst him, and to make amends for that where. in he himself hath offended ; and the other party will not be persuailed to a godly unity, but remain still in his frowardness and mulice ; the Minister in that cuse ought to admit the penitent person to the Holy Communion, and not him that is obstinute : Provided, that every Minister so repelling any, as is herein specificd, shall be obli_ed to give an account of ihe same to the Ordinary, as soon as conveniently muy be.

The Tuble, at the Communion time, having a fuir white linen cloth upon it, shall stand in the body of the Church, or in the Chancel; and the Minister, standing at the north side of tile

table, or where Morning and Evening Prayer are appointed to be said, shall say the Lord's Prayer and the Collect following, the People kneeling ; but the Lord's Prayer may be omitted, if Morning prayer hath been said immediately before.

UR Father, who art in,

Minister.

OD Name; thy Kingdom come ; and said, I am the Lord Thy Will be done on Earth, as thy God : Thou shalt have it is in Heaven : Give us this none other gods but me. day our daily bread; and for- People. Lord, have mercy give us our trespassos, as we upon us, and incline our hearts forgive those who trespass to keep this law. against us; And lead us not Minister. Thou shalt not into temptation ; But deliver make to thyself any graven us from evil : For thine is the image, nor the likeness of any Kingdom, and the Power, and thing that is in heaven above, the Glory, for ever and ever. or in the earth beneath, or in Airen.

the water under the earth.

Thou shalt not bow down to The Collect.

them nor worship them : For I the Lord thy God am a jea

lous God; and all desires known, and from

unto the third and fourth gewhom no secrets are hid : cleanse the thoughts of our

neration of them that hate me; licarts by the inspiration of

and show mercy unto thousands

in them that love me, and keep thy holy Spirit ; that we may

my commandments, perfectly love thee, and wor.

People. Lord, have mercy thily magnify thy holy Name, through Christ our

upon us, and incline our hearts Lord.

to keep this, law. Ainen,

Minister. Thcu shalt not Then shall the Minister, take the Name of the Lord thy turning to the People, re- God in vain : For the Lord will hearse distinctly the Ten not hold him guiltless, that Commandments; and the taketh his Name in vain. People, still kneeling, shall, People. Lord, have mercy after every commandment, upon us, and incline our hearis ask God mercy for their to keep this law. transgressions for the time Minister. Remember that past, and grace to keep the thou keep holy the Sabbathlaw for the time to come day. Six days shalt thou la. as followcth.

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THE COMMUNION.

173 to do ; but the seventh day is covet thy neighbour's house, the Sabbath of the Lord thy thou shalt not covet thy neighGod. In it thou shalt do no bour's wife, nor his servant, manner of work; thou, and Kior his maid, nor his ox, nor thy son, and thy daughter, thy his ass, nor any thing that is man-servant, and thy maid-bis. servanty thy cattle, and the People. Lord, have mercy stranger that is within thy upon us, and write all these thy gates. For in six days the Lord laws in our hearts, we beseech made heaven and earth, the thee. sea, and all that in them is, and

1 Then the Minister may say, rested the seventh day; where.

Hear also what our Lord fore the Lord blessed the se

Jesus Christ saith. venth day, and

HOU shalt- love the Lord upon us, and incline our bearis

thy

and with all thy soul, and with to keep this law.

Minister. Honour thy father all thy mind : This is the first and thy mother; that thy days

and great commandment. And

the second is like unto it; may be long in the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee. Thou shalt love thy neighbour People Lord, have mercy mandments hang all the law

as thyself. On these two comupon us, and incline our hearts

and the prophets.
to keep this law.
Minister. Thou shalt d

Let us Pray,
no murder..

O ALMIGHTY Lord, and People. Lord, have mercy everlasting God, vouchupon us, and incline our hearts safe, we beseech thee, to dito keep this law.

rect, sanctify, and govern, both Minister. Thou shalt not our hearts and bodies, in the commit adultery.

ways of thy laws, and in the People. Lord, have mercy works of thy commandments, upon us, and incline our heartsihat, through thy most mighty to keep this law.

protection, both here and ever, Minister: Thou shalt nou we may be preserved in body steal.

and soul, through our Lord Peopie. Lord, have mercy and Savicur Jesus Christ.. upon us, and incline our hearts Amen. to keep this law.

Minister. Thou shalt not Then shall be said the Col., bear false witness against thy lect of the Duy: and imneighbour

mediately after the Collect, People. Lord, have mercy the Minister shall read the upon us, and incline our hearts Epistle, saying, The Episbo keep this law.

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