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that many prophets and kings where he was : and when he have desired to see thofe saw him, he had compassion things which ye see, and have on him, and went to him, not seen them; and to hear and bound up his wounds, those things which ye hear, pouring in oil and wine ; and and have not heard them. let bim on bis own beast, and And behold a certain lawyer brought him into an inn, and stood up, and tempted him, took care of him.

And. on saying, Master, what shall I the morrow, when he departdo to inherit eternal life? ed, he took out two pence, He said unto him, What is, and gave them to the host, written in the law ? How and said unto him, Take readest thou? And he answer- care of him; and whatsoever ing said, Thou shalt love the thou spendest more, when I Lord thy God with all thy come again, I will repay thee. heart, and with all thy soul, Which now of these three, and with all thy strength, and thinkelt thou, was neighbour with all thy mind; and thy unto him that fell among the neighbour as thyself. And he thieves ? And he said, He said unto him, thou hast an- that showed inercy on him. swered right : this do, and Then said Jesus unto him, thou shalt live. But be, wil- Go, and do thou likewise. ling to justify himself, faid unto Jesus, and who is

The Fourteenth Sunday after my

, neighbour ? and Jesus answer

Trinity. ing faid, A certain man went

Tbe Colle Et. down from Jerusalem to Jeri LMIGHTY and evercho, and fell among thieves, lasting unto which stript him of his rai- us the increase of faith, hope, ment, and wounded him, and and charity; and that we may departed, leaving him half obtain that which thou doit dead. And by chance there promise, make us to love came down a certain Priest that which thou dost comthat way; and when he saw mand, through Jesus Christ him, he passed by on the our Lord. Amen. other side. And likewise a Levite, when he was at the

The Epiftle. Gal. v. 16. place, came and looked on Say then, Walk in the Spihim, and passed by on the rit, and ye shall not fulfil other side. "But a certain Sa- the luft of the flesh. For the maritan, as he journied, came flesh lufteth against the Spi.

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rit, and the Spirit against the them, he said unto them, Go flesh; and these are contrary show yourselves unto the the one to the other ; so that priests. And it came to pass, ye cannot do the things that that, as they went, they were ye would. But if ye be led by cleansed. And one of them, the Spirit, ye are not under when he saw that he was the law. Now the works of healed, turned back, and with the flesh are manifest, which a loud voice glorified God, are these, Adultery, fornica- and fell down on his face at tion, uncleanness, lascivious- his feet, giving him thanks : ness, idolatry, witchcraft, ha- and he was a Samaritan. And tred, variance, emulations, Jesus answering said, Were wrath, strife, feditions, he- there not ten cleansed ? but resies, envyings, murders, where are the nine? There drunkenness, revellings, and are not found that returned such like : of the which I tell to give glory to God, fave you before, as I have also told this stranger. And he said you in time past, that they unto him, Arise, go thy way: who do such things, shall not thy faith hath inade thee inherit the kingdom of God. whole. But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffer- The Fifteenth Sunday after ing, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance :


The Collect. against such there is no law.

they that are Christ's EEP, we beseech thee, have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts. with thy perpetual mercy :

And because the frailty of The Gospel. St. Luke xvii. 11. man without thee cannot but

ND it came to pass, as fall, keep us ever by thy help

Jesus went to Jerusa- from all things hurtful, and lem, that he passed through lead us to all things profitable the midst of Samaria and Ga- to our salvation, through Jesus lilee. And as he entered into Christ our Lord. Amen. a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, The Epifle. Gal. vi. 11. who stood afar off. And they E see how large a letter lifted up their voices, and

I have written unto you said, Jesus, Master, have mers with mine own hand. As cy on us. And when he saw many as desire to make a fair




fhow in the flesh, they con- the life more than meat, and Atrain you to be circumcised; the body than rainent ? Beonly left they thould suffer hold the fowls of the air : for persecution for the cross of they low not, neither do they Christ. For neither they reap, nor gather into barns ; themselves who are circum- yet your heavenly Father cised keep the law; but desire feedeth them.

Are ye not to have you circumcised, that much better than they ? they may glory in your flesh. Which of you, by taking But God forbid that I should thought, can add one cubit glory, save in the cross of our unto his ftature? And why Lord Jesus Christ, by whom take ye thought for raiment? the world is crucified unto Consider the lilies of the field, me, and I unto the world. how they grow: they toil not, For in Christ Jesus neither neither do they spin ; and yet circumcision availeth any I say unto you, that even Sothing, nor uncircumcision, lomon in all his glory was not but a new creature. And as arrayed like one of these. many as walk according to Wherefore if God so clothe this rule, peace be on them, the grass of the field, which and mercy, and upon the If- to-day is, and to-morrow is sael of God. From henceforth cast into the oven ; shall he let no man trouble me, for I not much more clothe you, bear in my body the marks Oye of little faith? Thereof the Lord Jesus. Brethren, fore take no thought, saying,

of our Lord Jesus What shall we eat? or, What Chrilt be with your fpirit. shall we drink? or, WhereAmen.

withal shall we be clothed ? The Gospel. St. Matth. vi. 24. (for after all these things do

man can serve two the Gentiles seek :) for your

masters : for either he heavenly Father knoweth that will hate the one, and love ye have need of all these the other : or else he will hold things. But feek ye first the to the one, and despise the kingdom of God, and his other : Ye cannot serve God righteousness, and all these and mammon. Therefore I things shall be added untoyou. say unto you, Take no Taketherefore no thought for thought for your life, what ye the morrow ; for the morrow Ihall eat, or what ye shall shall take thought for the drink; nor yet for your body, things of itself: fufficient unye Thall put on : Is not to the day is the evil thereof.


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The Sixteenth Sunday after Church, by Christ Jesus, Trinity.

throughout all ages, world The Collect.

without end. Amen. Oleerd.wcbelinda thire

, The Gafpel

; St. Luke vii. 11. cleanse and defend thy A day after, that Jelus Church ; and because it can- went into a city called Nain; not continue in safety with- and many of his disciples went out thy succour, preserve it with him, and much people. evermore by thy help and Now when he came nigh to goodness, through Jesus the gate of the city, behold, Christ our Lord. Amen.

; there was a dead man carried The Epiftle. Ephef. iii. 13. out, the only fon of his moI meyi seributariotes for you, Desire that ye faint not at ther, and the was a widow :

and much people of the city which is your glory. For this was with her. And when the cause I bow my knees unto Lord saw her, he had compasthe Father of our Lord Jesus fion on her, and said unto her, Christ, of whom the whole Weep not. And he came and family in heaven and earth is touched the bier (and they named, that he would grant

that bare him stood still) and you, according to the riches he said, Young man, Í say of his glory, to be strength- unto thee

, Arise. And he that ened with might by his Spirit was dead sat up, and began in the inner man ; that Christ to speak : and he delivered may dwell in your hearts by him to his mother. And there faith ; that ye, being rooted came a fear on all : and they and grounded in love, may be glorified God, saying, that a able to comprehend, with all great

' Prophet is risen up faints, what is the breadth, and among us; and, that God length, and depth, and height; hath visited his people. And andtoknow the love of Christ, this rumour of him went forth which paffeth knowledge, that throughout all Judea, 'and ye might be filled with all the throughout all the region fulness of God. Now unto round about." him that is able to do exceed- The Seventeenth Sunday after ing abundantly above all that

Trinity. we ask or think, according to

The Collect. power

that worketh in us, ORD, we pray thee, that unto him be glory in the thy grace may always





prevent and follow us; and of you shall have an ass or an make us continually to be ox fallen into a pit, and will riven to all good works, not straightway pull him out brough Jesus Christ our on the Sabbath-day? And Lord. Amen.

they could not answer him The Epifle. Ephes. iv. I.

again to these things. And he

put forth a parable to those Therefore, the prisoner of who were bidden, when he

the Lord, beseech you that marked how they chose out ye walk worthy of the voca- the chief rooms; saying unto tion wherewith ye are called, them, When thou art bidden with all lowliness and meek- of any man to a wedding, fit ness, with long-lufiering, for- not down in the highest bearing one another in love; room, lest a more honorable endeavouring to keep the uni- man than thou be bidden of ty of the Spirit in the bond him; and he that bade thee of peace. There is one body, and him come and say to thee, and one Spirit, even as ye are Give this man place ; and called in one hope of your thou begin with shame totake calling; one Lord, one Faith, the lowest room. But when one Baptism, one God and thou art bidden, go and fit Father of all, who is above down in the lowest room; that all, and through all, and in when he that bade thee cona

eth, he may lay unto thee,

Friend, go up higher : then The Gospel. St. Luke xiv. 1. shalt thou have worship in

came to pass, as Jesus the presence of them that fit went into the house of one at meat with thee. For wboof the chief Pharifees to eat foever exalteth himself, shall bread, on the Sabbath-day, be abased : and he that humthat they watched him. And bleth himself, shall be exalted. behold, there was a certain man before him, who had the The Eighteenth Sunday after dropsy. And Jesus answering

Trinity. {pake unto the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, Is it lawful

The Collect. to heal on the Sabbath-day? ORD, we beseech thee, And they held their peace, grant thy people grace And he took him, and healed to withstand the temptations him, and let him go ; and an- of the world, the flelh, and swered them, saying, which the devil; and with purę


you all.


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