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ciples, saying, Take, eat, (c) This is my Body, which is given for you; Do this in remembrance of me. Likewise i. supper (d) he too . ; and when he had given thanks, he gave it to them, saying, drink ye all of this ; for (e) This is my blood, of the New Testament, which is shed for ou, and for many, ..., r the remission of “ sins: Do this as oft as ye shall drink it, in remembrance of rat
c) And here to loy his hands wpon all the Bread.
(d) Here he is to take the cup into his hands.
(e) And here he is to lay his hand upon every P’ essel in which any Wine to be con
HEREFORE, O Lord and heavenly Father, according to the institution of thy dearly beloved Son-our Saviour Jesus Christ, we, thy humble servants, do celebrate and make here before thy divine Majesty, with these thy holy gifts, which we now offer unto thee,
the memorial thy Son hath commanded us to make ; having in remembrance his blessed passion and precious death, his mighty resurrection and glorious ascension; rendering unto thee most hearty thanks, for the innumerable benefits procured unto us by the same.
And we most humbly beseech thee, O merciful Father, to hear us; and, of thy Almighty goodness, vouchsafe to bless and sanctify, with thy Word and Holy Spirit, these thy gifts and creatures of bread and wine; that we, receiving them according to thy Son our Saviour Jesus Christ's holy institution, in remembrance of his Death and Passion, may be partakers of his most blessed Body and Blood. And we earnestly desire thy fatherly goodness, mercifully to accept this our sacrifice of praise and thanksgiving; most humbly beseeching thee to grant, that by the merits and death of thy Son Jesus Christ, and through faith in his blood, we, and all thy whole Church, may obtain remission of our sins, and all other benefits of his passion. And here we offer and present unto thee, O Lord, ourselves, our souls, and bodies, to be a reasonable, holy, and living sacrifice unto thee; humbly beseeching thee, that we, and all others who shall be partakers of this holy Communion, may worthily receive the most precious Body and Blood of thy Son Jesus Christ, be filled with thy grace and heavenly benediction, and made one body with him, that he may dwell in them, and they in him. And although we are unworthy, trons, our manifold
7 Here shall be sung a Hymn, or Part of
a Hymn, from the Selection for the Feasts and Fasts, &c. * Then shall the Pricst first receive the Communion in both kinds himself, and proceed to deliver the same to the Bishops, Priests, and Deacoms, in like manner, (if any be present) and, after that, to the People also in order, into their hands, all devoutly kneeling : And when he delivereth the Bread, he shall say, THE body of our Lord Jesus Christ, which was given for thee, preserve thy body and soul unto everlasting life: Take and eat this in remembrance that Christ died for thee, and feed on him in thy heart by faith, with thanksgiving. TI And the Minister who delivereth the
Cup, shall say, HE blood of our ford Jesus
Christ, which was shed for thee, preserve thy body and soul unto everlasting life: Drink this in remembrance that Christ's blood was shed for thee, and be thankful. 7 If the consecrated Bread and Wine bc ent bofore all have communicated, the °riest is to consecrate more, according to the form before prescribed; beginwing at - Als glory be to thee, AlInighty God—and ending with these words—Partakers of his most blessed Body and Blood. to Hohen all have communicated, the Mimister shall return to the Lord's Table, and reverently place upon it what rewainet% of #. consecrated Elements, *Pering the same with a fair Linen
Prayer, the People repeating after him tvery petition. UR 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. 7 After shall be said as followeth: LMIGHTY and everliving God, we most heartily thank thee, for that thou dost vouchsafe to feed us who have duly received these holy Mysteries, with the spiritual food of the most precious Body and Blood of thy Son our Saviour Jesus Christ; and dost assure us thereby of thy favour and goodness towards us; and that we are very members incorporate in the mystical body of thy Son, which is the blessed company of all faithful people; and are also heirs through hope of thy everlasting kingdom, by the merits of the most precious death and passion of thy dear Son. And we inost humbly beseech thee, 0 heavenly Father, so to assist us with thy grace, that we may continue in that holy fellowship, and do all such good works as thou hast prepared for us to walkin, through Jesus Christ our Lord; to whom with thee and the Holy Ghost, he all honour and glory, world without end. Amen.
loth. * Then shall the Minister say the Lord's
on earth peace, good will to
wards men. We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory, O Lord God, heavenly King, God the Father Almighty. O Lord, the only begotten Son Jesus Christ; O Lord God, Lamb of God, Son of the Father, that takest away the sins of the world, have mercy upon us. Thou that takest away the sins of the world, have mercy upon us. Thou that takest away the sins of the world, receive our prayer. Thou that sittest at the right hand of God the Father, have mercy upon us. For thou only art holy; thou only art the Lord ; thou only, O Christ, with the Holy Ghost, art most High in the glory of God the Father. Amen. T Then the Priest (the Bishop, if he be Hohail let them depart with this blessing: - THE peace of God, which passeth all understanding, keep our hearts and minds in the knowledge and love of God, and of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord: And the blessing of God Almighty, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, be amongst you, and remain with you always. Amen. * Collects that may be said after the Collects of Morning, or Evening Prayer, or Communion, at the discretion of the Minister.
AššišT us mercifully, O Lord,
in these our supplications and prayers; and dispose the way of thy servants towards the attainment of everlasting salvation; that among all the changes and chances of this mortal life, they may ever be defended by thy most gracious and ready help,
RANT, we beseech thee, Almighty God, that the words which we have heard this day with our outward ears, may, through thy grace, be so grafted inwardly in our hearts, that they may bring forth in us the fruit of good living; to the honour and praise of thy name, through Je. sus Christ our Lord. ..?men. IRECT us, O Lord, in all our doings, with thy mostgracious favour, and further us with thy continual help; that in all our works begun, continued, and ended in thee, we may glorify thy holy name ; and finally, by thy mercy, obtain everlasting life, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Almen.
ALMIGHTY God, the fountain of all wisdom, who knowest our necessities before we ask, and our ignorance in asking; we beseech thee to have compassion upon our infirmities; and those things which for our unworthiness we dare not, and for our blindness we cannot ask, vouchsafe to give us, for the worthiness of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. ..?mem. ALMIGHTY God, who hast promised to hear the petitions of those who ask in thy Son's name; we beseech thee mercifully to incline thine ears to us who have now made our prayers and supplications unto thee; and grant, that those things which we have faithfully asked according to thy will, may effectually be obtained; to the relief of our necessity, and to the setting forth of thy glory, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
thro Jesus Christ our Lord. .Amen.
7 Upon the Sundays and other Holy Days (if there be gro Sermon or Communion 2 skative said all that is appointed at the
Communion, unto the end of the Gospel, concluding with the Blessing. And if any of the consecrated Bread and Hino remain after the Communion, it shall
not be carried out of the Church; but the Minister and other Communicants shall, immudiately after the Blessing, reverently eat and drink the same.
THE MINISTRATION OF
PUBLIC BAPTISM OF INFANTS,
To be used in the Churcil.
* The People are to be admonished, that it is most convenient that Baptism should not be administered but upon Sundays and other Holy Days, or Prayer Days. Never
theless (if necessity so require) off." T. There shall be for every Male Chil,
may be administered upon any other
1 to be baptized, when they can be had, two G
fathers and one, Godmotho, ; and/or every Fonale, one Godfather and two God. mothers; and Parents shall be admitted as Sponsors, if it be desired.
* When there are Children to be baptized,
the Parents or Sponsors shall give know.
ledge thereaf, before the beginning of Morning Prayer, to the Minister. And the
the Godfathers and (;odmothers, and the
People with the Children, must be ready
at the Font, cither immediately after the lust Lesson at Morning Prayer, or die immediately after the last Lesson at Evening Prayer, as the Minister, by his Disor, tion, shall oppoint. And the Minister coming to the Font (which is then to be filled arith pure Water) and standing there, shall say,
Hath this Child been already baptized, or no 2
DEARLY beloved, forasmuch
through the Red Sea, figuring thereby thy holy Baptism; and by the Baptism of thy well-beloved Son Jesus Christ in the river Jor. dan, didst sanctify water, to the mystical washing away of sin; we beseech thee, for thine infinite mercies, that thou wilt mercifully look upon this Child; wash him, and sanctify him with the Holy Ghost; that he, being delivered from thy wrath, may be received into the Ark of Christ's Church; and being steadfast in faith,j through hope, and rooted in cha. rity, may so pass the waves of this troublesome world, that finally he may come to the land of ever. lasting life; there to reign with thee, world without end, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
T Or this.
ter; and also didst safely lead the
the aid of all who need, the
children of Israel thy people helper of all who flee to the fo
succour, the life of those who believe, and the resurrection of the dead; we call upon thee for this Infant, that he, coming to thy holy Baptism, may receive remission of sin, by spiritual regeneration. Receive him, O Lord, as thou hast promised by thy wellbeloved Son, saying, Ask, and ye shall have; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you: So give now unto us who ask; let us who seek, find; open the gate untous who knock; that this Infant may enjoy the everlasting benediction of thy heavenly washing, and may come to the etermal kingdom which thou hast promised by Christ our Lord. .Amen.
T Then the Minister shall say as follows: or else shall pass on to the questions addressed to the Sponsors; .#. thence to the Prayer immediately before the Immersion, or the powring of Water on the Infant. But note; that, in every ghurch, the intermediate parts of the
shall make this brief Exhortation upon the words of the Gospel:
BELOVED, ye hear in this Gospel the words of our Saviour Christ, that he commanded the children to be brought unto him ; how he blamed those who would have kept them from him ; how he exhorteth all men to follow their innocency. Yeperceive how, by his outward gesture and deed, he declared his good will toward them : For he embraced them in his arms, he laid his hands upon them, and blessed them. Doubt ye, not therefore, but earnestly believe, that he will likewise favourably receive this present Infant; that he will embrace him with the arms of his mercy; that he will give unto him the blessing of eternal life, and make him partaker of his everlasting kingdom. Wherefore, we being thus persuaded of the good will of our heavenly Father towards this In
Service shall be used, once at least in fant, declared by his Son Jesus
every month (if there be a Baptism) Jor the better instructing of the people in the Grounds of Infant Baptism. Hear the words of the Gospel, written by St. Mark, in the tenth chapter, at the thirteenth verse.
THEY brought young children to Christ, that he should touch them; and his disciples rebuked those who brought them. But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said unto them, Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not; for of such is the kingdom of God. Verily I say unto you, Whosoevershall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein. And he took them upin his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.
Christ; and nothing doubting, but that he favourably alloweth this charitable work of ours, in bringing this Infant to his holy Baptism; let us faithfully and devoutly give thanks unto him, aud say, ALMIGHTY and everlasting
God, heavenly Father, we give thee humble thanks, that thou hast vouchsafed to call us to the knowledge of thy grace, and faith in thee: Increase this knowledge, and confirm this faith in us evermore. Give thy Holy Spirit to this Infant; that he may be born again, and be made an heir of everlasting salvation, through our Lord Jesus Christ, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, now and for ever. Amen. T Then shall the Minister speak unto the
to After the Gospel is read, the Minister
Godfathers and Godmothers in this wise: