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Psalm 6.

thanks for the help of his O LORD, rebuke me countenance. not in thine indignation; The Lord hath granted neither chasten me in thy his loving kindness in the heavy displeasure... day time, and in the night Have mercy upon me,

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I sing unto him, O Lord, for I am weak; and made my prayer ynto O Lord, heal me, for my the God of my life. bones tremble.' },

I will say unto the God My soub also is spre of my strength, Why,, hast troubled; but Lord, how thou forgotten me? why long wilt thou punish me? go I thus heavily, while

Turn thee, O Lord, and the enemy oppresseth me? deliver my soul; O save

As with a sword in my me for thy mercies sake. bones, mine enemies re

Depart from me, all ye proach me; while they who work vanity-; for the say daily unto me, Where Lord hath heard the voice is now thy God? of my weeping.

Why art thou so cast The Lord hath heard down, O my soul; and my petition ; the Lord why, art thou so disquieted will receive my prayer.

within me ?

Q put thy trust in God; PSALM 42.

for. I will yet thank him, AS the hart panteth af- countenance, and my God.

who is the help of my ter the water brooks, so longeth my soul after thee,

Psalm 80. O God.

My soul is áthirst' for HEAR, O thou ShepGod, yea, even for the herd of Israel, thou that living God; when shall I leadest Joseph like a flock'; come to appear before the shine forth, thou that sitpresence of God?

test upon the Cherubim. Why art thou so full of Turn 'us'' again, O God, heaviness, O my soul; 'and show the light of thy counwhy art thou só disquieted tenance, and we shall be within nie

whole. Put thy trust in God; O Lord God of hosts, for I will yet give him how long wilt thou be 'an

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gry with thy people who hand hath planted, and the prayeth?

branch that thou madest Í'hou feedest them with so strong for thyself. the bread of tears, and Viilt is burnt with fire and givest them plenteousness cut down; they perish at of tears to drink.

the rebuke of thy counteTurn " us again, " thou nance. li'! ! *** God of 'hosts, show the Let thy hand be upon light of thy countenance, the man of thy right hand, and we shall be whole.'" 10 and upon the son of man,

Thou hast brought a whom thou madest so vine" out of Egypt; thou strong for thyself. Jis hast cast out the heathen, DiAnd so will not we i go and planted it. ! :/

back from thee ; 0 let its Thou madest room for live, and we shall call upon it; and when it' had taken thy namem vyvodi 176642] root, it filled the land! Turn us again, O Lord

The hills were covered God of hosts, show: the with the shadow of it, and light of thy- countenance the boughs thereof were and we shall be whole. Hike the goodly cedar Now unto the King etertrees.

911 ili 14 nal, &C.l'( !!!!! She stretched out her Be honour and glory, &c. branches unto the sea, and her boughs unto the river. Then may follow an anthem | Why hast thou''' then

or a Voluntary on the broken down her hedge, Organ; and then the that all those who go by

Minister shall read the pluck off her grapes? First LEşson, which

The wild boar out of may be either of the folthe wood doth root it up, lowing portions from the and the wild beast of the Old Testament. Isaiah field devour it. .

lviii. Hosea. xiv. Joel ii. Turn thee again, thou And at the end of the LesGod of hosts, look down son he shall say, Here from heaven; behold, and endeth the First Lesson, visit this vine;

Then shall be said, or sung, And the place of the the following portion of vineyard that thy right the 103d Psalm.

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a 242 FOR DAYS OF FASTING AND HUMILIATION. Psalm 103.

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... Even upon such as keep , THE Lord is full of his covenants, and think compassion and meroy, upon his commandments long suffering, and of great to do them. llerte hors goodness. But Then shall the Minister

He will not alway be i Cread the SECOND LESchiding; neither a keepeth 2. OSON, which may be either he his anger, for ever. ) of the following portions "! He hath not dealt with

from the New Testaus after our sins ; nor re- animent!' Matt. vi., to 19. warded us according to Mark ï. 15 to 21. UC! our wickednesses h cont And at the end of the LesFor as the heaven is

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son he shall say, Here high above the earth, so prendeth the Second Lesgreat is his , mercy, taward those who fear him, h boring wa 2014cu buAwarh

As far as the east is from Then shall be said, ar sung the westz150, far hath he as the following Psalm. removed our transgressions au pidin Ball 100 from us.

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GOD be mercifid unto pitieth his own children; us, and bless us; and even so the Lord pitieth shown as the light of his those who fear him. We countenance, and be amer

For he knoweth our cifubunto us, oringia si frame; ihe remeinbereth to Thatíthy way may be that we are but dust known upon earth, thry sav

The days of man are but ing healtho among all naas grass ; he flourisheth as tions. gibar a flower of the field. 291 Liety theo people i praise

For the wind passeth thee, Of God a yealet all over it, and it is gone; and the people praise thee. the place thereofn shall :: O let the nations rejoice know it no more.

and be glad; for thou But the merciful good- shalt judge the folk rightness of the Lord endureth eously, and govern the nafor ever and ever

upon upon earth. those who fear him, and Let the v people praise his righteousness upon thee, O God; yea, let all children's children ; the people praise thee.

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Then shall the earth tions, may evermore give bring forth her increase; thanks unto thee in thy and God, even our own holy church, through JeGod, shall give 'us' his sus Christ our Lord. 41 blessing. Huly 18!!! O Lord, arise, help us,

God shall bless us, and and deliveri üs' for thy all the ends of the world name's sake. shall fear him.

O God, we have heard with our ears,

and Min. The Lord be with fathers have declared unto you.

us the noble works that Answ. And with thy spirit. thou didst in their days, Min. Let us pray.

and in the old time before O Lord, show thy mercy them. upon us;

O Lord, arise, help us, Answ. And grant us thy and deliver us for thine salvation.

honour. Min. O God, make clean 34 From our enemies deour hearts within us; fend us, O God.

Answ. And take not thy Graciously look upon holy Spirit from us. our afflictions.

Pitifully behold the sorMin. O God, merciful rows of our hearts. Father, who despisest not Mercifully forgive the the sighing of a contrite sins of thy people. heart, 1: nor the desire of Favourably with mercy such as be sorrowful; mer- hear our prayers: cifully assist our prayers O gracious Father, have which we make before mercy upon us.' thee in albe our troubles Both now and ever and adversities, whensoe vouchsafe to hear us, o er they oppress us; and Lord. ??!! - 11! graciously hear us, that all Graciously hear us, o evils which are devised Lord; graciously hear us, against us, may, by the Lord God. providence of thy good O Lord, let thy mercy ness, be brought to nought; be shown upon us;4 that we, thy servants, be As we do put our trust in inghurt by no persecu- thee.

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COLLECT for Fast Day.. yet despise or neglect thy

Ir 04 laws/Surely it is of thy ALMIGHTY and most mercy that we are not cond merciful God, who lovest sumed, and because thy righteousness and hatest compassions fail not.ll.bus iniquity, and art a compası

We beseechi thee to sionate Father :) to those grant thy mercy unto as who repent and turn unto who have corrupted our thee; we would come be- manners, who have been fore thee this day,' humbly indifferent to thy worship sı confessing our sins, and indulged too much a spirit beseeching thee to impress of pride and uncharitables upon our minds every mo- ness, and have become too tive to sincere repentance strongly rattached to lithe and a holy life. It world and the things of the

O thou Supreme Direc- world. Awaken us to a tor of the affairs of human sense of our unworthiness; society ; we thank thee for pardon the sins of our nathe advantages of our con- tion; forgive all those who dition ; that we enjoy lib- humble themselves this day erty, safety and plenty ; before thee, and spare thy that the lines are fallen to people; animate us to unite us in pleasant places, and with one heart in promotthat we have a goodly ing the honour of thy name, heritage. Yet we have the interests of religion, made unworthy returns for and the prosperity and hapthy loving kindness; we piness of our country. May have shown ourselves un- we keep the fast which deserving of thy mercy. thou hast chosen ; and loosWe lament that plenty has ing every band of wickedbeen abused by luxury, and ness, become a peculiar liberty by licentiousness; people zealous of good our peace and safety, by works, that thy displeasure strife, envyings, and divis- may be turned away from ions; that so little of the us, and that thou mayest power of godliness is man- delight to build us up and ifested ; that so many re- not destroy us. strain prayer before thee, O thou, who art the and notwithstanding the Lord of lords, and the expressions of thy will, do Fountain of all power, we

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