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to the remembrance of his daty to God, new.fangleness, which (as much as may be by some notable and special signification, with true setting forth of Christ's religion) whereby he might be edified. Furthermore, is always to be eschewed. Furthermore, the most weiglity cause of the abolishment such shall have no just cause with the of certain Ceremonies was, that they were Ceremonies reserved to be offended. For as so far abused, partly by the superstitious those be taken away which were most blindness of the rude and unlearned, and abused, and did burden men's consciences partly by the unsatiable avarice of such as witlout any cause; so the other that resought more their own lucre, than the glory main, are retained for a discipline and order, of God, that the abuses could not well be whicls (upon just causes) inay be altered taken away, the thing remniving still, anti changed, and therefore are not to be

esteemed equal with God's law. And moreBut now as concerning those persons, over, they be neither dark nor dumb Cere. which peradventure will be offended, for menies, but are so set forth, that every man that some of the old Ceremonies are retain- may understand what they do mean, and ed still: If they consider that without socie to what use they do serve. So that it is Ceremonies it is not possible to keep any not like that they in time to come should order, or quiet discipline in the Church, be abused as ather have been. And in these they shall easily perceive just cause to re- our doiugs we condemn no other nations, form their judgements. And if they think nor prescribe any thing but to our owa much, that any of the old do remain, and people only : for we think it convenient would rather have all devised anew: then ihat every country should use such Ceresuch men granting some Ceremonies con. monies as they shall think best to the setvenient to be had, surely where the old may ting forth of God's honour and glory, and be well used, there they cannot reasonably to the reducing of the people to a most reprove the old only for their age, without perfect and godly living, without error or bewraying of their own folly. For in such superstition; and that they should put away a case they ought rather to have reverence other things, which froin time to time they unto them for their antiquity, if they will perceive to be most abused, as in men's or declare themselves to be more studions of dinances it often chanceth diversly in divers unity and concord, than of innovations and countries

1 THE ORDER HOW THE PSALTER IS APPOINTED

TO BE READ. RAB Psalter shall be read throngh once to be read at one time; It is so ordered,

every Month, as it is there appointed, that at one time shall not be read above both

for Morning and Evening Prayer. But four or five of the said portions. in February it shall be read only to the And at the end of every Psalm, and of twenty-eighth, or twenty-vinth day of the every such part of the 110th Palm, shall inonth.

be repeated this Hyma, And, whereas January, March, May, Glory be to the Father, and to the Son : July, Aurast, October, and December have

und to the Holy Ghost; one-and-thirty days apiece; It ia ordered, As it was in the beginning, is not, and that the same Psalms shall be read the last

coer shall be : world without end. Amen. day of the said months, which were read the day before : so that the Psalter may Note, that the Psalter followeth the divi. begin again the first day of the next month sion of the Hebrew6, and the translation of ensuing

the great English Bible, set forth and used And, whereas the 19th Psalm is divided in the time of Kingllenry the Lighth, and into twenty-two portions, and is over-long Edroard the Sixt).

| THE ORDER HOW THE REST OF HOLY SCRIPTURE

IS APPOINTED TO BE READ, Tirold Testament is appointed for the Lessons both at Mormug and Evening

first Lessons at Morning and Evening Prayer; except only the Moveable Feasts, Prayer; so as the most part thereof will be which are not in the Calendar, and the im. road every year once, as in the Calendar is moveable, where there is a blank left in the appointed.

column of lessons, the Proper Lessons for The New Testament is appointed for the all which days are to be found in the Table second Lessons at Morning and Evening of Proper Lessons. Prayer, and shall be read over orderly every And note, that whepsoever Proper Psalms year thrice, hesides the Epistles and Gos- or Lessons are appoiuted; then the Psalms pels; except the Apocalypse, out of which and Lessons of ordinary course appointed in there are only certain Proper Lessons ap- the Psalter and Calendar (if they be differpointed upon divers Feasts.

ent) shall be omitted for that time. And to know what Lessons shall be read Note also, that the Collect, Epistle, and every day, look for the day of the month in Gospel, appointed for the Sunday shall serve the Calendar following, and there ye shall all the week after, where it is not in this sind the chapters that shall be read for the Book otherwise ordered

TO BE READ AT MORNING AND EVENING PRAYER, ON THR BUNDAY,

AND OTHER HOLY-DAYS THROUGHOUT THX YEAR.

LESSONS PROPER FOR SUNDAYS.

MATTINS. EVENSONG.

MATTINS. BVENSONG.

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Sundays after

Easter. Third..... Deuter. 4 Deuter. 5 Fourth

7 Fifth...........

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9 Sunday after Ascension-Day. Deuter. 12 Deuter. 13 Whit-Sunday. (v. 18 1st Lesson ....

16 to Isaiah u 2d Lesson ....Acts 10 v. Acts 19 to Trinity

(34 (ver. 21 Sunday. 1st Lesson ....Genesis 1 Genesis 18 2d Lesson .... Matth. 8 1 John 6 Sundays after

Trinity. First.... Joshua 10 Joshua 93 Second. Judges 4 Judges 5 Third

1 Sam. 21 Sam. 8 Fourth.

13 Fifth

15

17 Sixth

2 Sam. 12 2 Sam. 19 Seventh.

21

24 Eighth 1 Kings 13 1 Kings 17 Ninth

18

19 Tenth..

21

22 Eleventh 2 Kings 5 2 Kings 9 Twelfth....

10

18 Thirteenth.

19

23 Fourteenth Jerem, 5 Jerem. 29 Fifteenth

85

36 Sixteenth........ Ezekiel 2 Ezekiel 13 Seventeenth

14

18 Eighteenth......

20

24 Nineteenth...... Daniel 3 Daniel 6 Twentieth....... Joel 2 Micah 6 Twenty-first.... Habak. 9 Prov. 1 Twenty-second Prov. 2

3 Twenty-third ..

11

13 Twenty-fourth

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14 Twenty-fifth ...

15

16 Twenty-sixth

17

13

Septuagesima. Genesis 1 Genesis 2 Sexagesima.

3

6 Quinquagesi

ma. 9 to ver. 90

19

12

LENT.
First Sunday. 19 to v. 30

92 Second...

27

34 Third

89

42 Fourth...

43 Fifth ........... Exodus 3 Exodus 5 Sixth Ist Lesson....

9

10 2d Lesson.... Matth. 26 Hebr. 5 to Easter-Day.

(v. 11 Ist Lesson.... Exodus 12 Exodus 14 2d Lesson.... Romans 6 Acts ? v. Sundays after

(22 Easter. The First ..... Numb. 16 Numb. 82 Second. -23,24

25

MATTINS. EVENSONG.

LESSONS PROPER FOR HOLY-DAYS.

MATTINS. BVBNSONG.

St. Andresv. Prov. 20 Pror. 21
St. Thomas the
Apostle.

23
Nativity of
Christ.

(0.8 (tov. 17 1st Lesson.... Isai, 9 to Isa. 7v. 10 2d Lesson.... Luke 2 to Tit. 3 v. 4

(v. 15.

(to v. 9

St. Stephen. Ist Lesson.... Prov. 98 Eccles. 4 3d Lesson .... Acts 6 v.8 Acts 7 v.

(&ck. 7 to 30 to v. 58

(v. 30 St. John. Ist Lesson.... Eccles. 6 Eccles. O 2d Lesson ....

Reve!. 1 Revel. 93 MATTINS. EVENSONG.

MATTINS. BVENSONG,

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St. James.
1st Lesson.....

7 8d Lesson..... John 1 v. Ascension-Day.

1st Lesson..... Deuter. 10 2 Kings 2 2d Lesson..... Luke 24 Eph. 4 te Monday in

(v.44 (v. 17 Whitsun-Week.

(v. 10 (16 tov.30 1st Lesson..... Gen. 11 to Num. Ilv. ed Lesson..... 1 Cor. 121 Cor. 14

(to v. 26 Tuesday in Whitsun-Week.

(v. 18 1st Lesson..... 1 Sam. 19 Deuter. 30 2d Lesson..... 1 Thes.5v, 1 John 4 to St. Barnabas.

(12tov. 24

(v. 14 1st Lesson..... Ecclus. 10 Ecclus. 13 ed Lesson..... Acts

14 Acts 15 to St. John Baptist.

(v. 36 Ist Lesson..... Malachi 3 Malachi 4 ed Lesson..... Matth. 3 Matth. 14 St. Peter.

(to v. 13 1st Lesson..... Ecclus. 15 Ecchus. 19 ed Lesson..... Acts 3 Acts

4 St. James. Ecclus. 21 Ecclus. 29 St. Bartholomen.

29 St. Matthew

85 - 38 St. Michael. Ist Lesson..... Genesis 32 Daniel 10 9d Lesson..... Acts 18 to Jude v. 6

(to v. 16

(v.5

(v. 20

Easter Even. Ist Lesson..... Zechar. 9 Exodus 13 2d Lesson..... Luke

23 Hebr. 4

(v. 50 Monday in Baster-Week. Ist Lesson..... Exodus 16 Exodus 17 2d Lesson..... Matth. 28 Acts 3

Tuesday in Easter-Week. Ist Lesson..... Exodus 20 Exodus 32 ld Lesson..... Luke 24 to 1 Cor. 15

(v. 131

St. Luke. Ecclus. 51 Job 1 St. Simon and

St. Jude. Job 24, 25 All Saints.

(v. 10 (v. 17 1st Lesson..... Wisd. 3 to Wisd. 5 10 ed Lesson..... Heb. 11 v. Rev. 19 to

(33 & ch. (v. 17 (19 to v.7

| PROPER PSALMS ON CERTAIN DAYS.

XATTINS. BVRNSONG.

MATTINS. RVENSONG.

118

Christmas Day.. Psalm 19 Psalm 89

45

110 85

139 Ash-Wednesday.

6

102 89

130

143 Good-Friday....

22

69 40

88 54

Easter-Day... Psalm 2 Psalm 113

67

114

111 Ascension-Day.

8

24 151 21

108 Whit-Sunday..

48

104 115

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FEBRUARY

MORNING PRAYER. EVENING PRAYER. HATH XXVIII. DAYS, And in every Leap-Year 29 Days. | 1. Lesson. II. Lesson. 1. Lesson. II. Lesson. 1 d

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21 8 d

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23 9 e

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32 10

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34 11

Levit. 18

11 Levit. 19 12

20
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26 13 b

Num. 11

13 Num. 12 14 Valentine, Bishop.

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22 L. 1. to 39

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Deuter. 1
5 Deuter. 2

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