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And ye also shall bear witness; noised abroad, the multitude came because yé have been with me together, and were confounded, * froin the beginning These things because that every man heard have I spoken unto you, that ye them speak in his own language. should not be offended. They And they were all amazed, and shall put you 0:11 of the syna- marvelled, saying one to another, gogues: yea, the time cometh. Behold, are not all these which that whosoever killeth you, will speak Galileans? and how hear think that he doeth God service. we every man in our own tongue And these things will they do wherein we were born? Parthiunto you, because they have not ans, and Medes, and Elamites, known the Father, nor me: but and the dwellers in Mesopota these things have I told you, that mia, and in Judea, and Cappadowhen the tinie shall come, ye may cia, in Pontus, and Asia, Phrygia, rememberhill told you of them. and Pamphylia, in Eyypi, and
in the parts of Lybia about Cy. Whilsiniay.
rene, and strangers of Rome, The Colieci.
Jews and Proselytes, Cretes and O God, who as at this time Arabians, we do hear them speak
didst teach the hearts of thy in our own tongues the wonderfaithful people, by sending to ful works of God. them the light of thy Holy Spirit ; The Gospel St. John, xiv. 15.
us by the same spirit to JESUS said unto his disciples, Have a right judgment in all things, If ye love me, keep my comand evermore to rejoice in his mandments
. And I will pray
the holy comfort, through the merits Father, and he shall give you of Christ Jesuis our Saviour, who another Comforter, that he may liveth and reigneth with thee, in abide with you for ever, even the the unity of the same Spirit, one Spirit of truth, whom the world God, world without end. Amen. cannot receive, because it seeth
For the Epistle. Acts, ii. 1 bim not, neither knoweth him: WHEY
HEV the day of Pentecost but ye know him; for he dwelleth
was filly come, they were with you, and shall be in you. I all with one accord in one place: will not leave you confortless; I And suddenly there came a sound will come to you. Yet
little from heaven, as of a rushing while and the world seeth me no mighty wind, and it filled all the more; but ye see me : because I house where they were sitting. live, ye shall live also. At that And there appeared onto them day ye shall know that I am in cloven tongues, like as of fire, and my Father, and ye in me, and ) it sat upon each of them: And in you. He that bath my comthey were all filled with the Holy mandinents, and keepeth them, Ghost; and began to speak with he it is that loveth me; and he other tongues, as the Spirit gave that loveth me, shall be loved of them utterance. And there were my Father; and I will love him, dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, de. and will manifest myself to him. vout men, out of every nation un- Judas saith unto bim, (not Iscader heaven. Now when this was riot,) Lord, how is it that tbou
wilt manifest thyself unto us, and more to rejoice in his holy com. not unto the world? Jesus an- fort, through the merits of Christ swered and said unto him, If a Jesus our Saviour, who liveth and man love me, he will keep my reigneth with thee, in the unity of words; and my Father will love the same Spirit, one God, world bim, and we will come unto him, without end. Amen. and make our abode with him. For the Epistle. Acts, x. 34. He that loveth me not, keepeth THEN Peteropened his mouth, not my sayings: and the word and said, Of a truth I perceive which ye hear is not mine, but the that God is no respecter of perFather's which sent me. These sons; but in every nation, he things have I spoken unto you, that feareth him, and worketh being yet present with you. But righteousness, is accepted with the Comforter, which is the Holy bim. The word which God sent Ghost, whom the Father will send unto the children of Israel preach. in my name, he shall teach you ing peace by Jesus Christ; (he is all things, and bring all things to Lord of all;) that word, I say, your remembrance, whatsoever ye know, which was published I have said unto you. Peace througbout all Judea, and began leave with you, my peace I give from Galilee, after the baptism unto you: not as the world giveth, which John preached: How God give I unto you. Let not your anointed Jesus of Nazareth with heart be troubled, neither let it the Holy Ghost, and with power; be afraid. Ye bave heard how I who went about doing good, and said unto you, I go away, and healing all that were oppressed of come again unto you. If ye loved the devil: for God was with him. me, ye would rejoice, because I And we are witnesses of all things said, I go unto the Father: for which he did, both in the land of my Father is greater than 1. the Jews, and in Jerusalem; whom And now I have told you before they slew, and hanged on a tree. it come to pass, that when it is Him God raised up the third day, come to pass, ye might believe. and showed him openly; not to Hereafter I will not talk much all the people, but unto witnesses with you: for the prince of this chosen before of God; even to us, world cometh, and hath nothing who did eat and drink with him in me. But that the world may after he rose from the dead. And know that I love the Father; and be commanded us to preach unas the Father gave me command to the people, and to testify that ment, even so I do.
it is he which was ordained of
God to be the judge of quick and Monday in Whitsun-Week.
dead. To bim give all the proThe Collect.
phets witness, that through his O God, who as at this time didst name, whosoever believeth ia
teach the hearts of thy faith-him, shall receive remission of fal people, by sending to them the sins. While Peter yet spale light of thy Holy Spirit; grant us these words, the Holy Ghosi tell by the same Spirit to have a right on all them who heard the word. judgment in all things, and ever- And they of the circumcision who
believed, were astonished, as ma- judgment in all things, and everny as came with Peter, because more to rejoice in his holy comthat on the Gentiles also was fort, through the merits of Chris poured out the gift of the Holy Jesus our Saviour, who liveth and Ghost. For they heard them reigneth with thee, in the unity speak with tongues, and magnify of the same Spirit, one God God Then answered Peter, Can world without end. Amen. any man forbid water, that these For the Epistle. Acts, viii. 14. should not be baptized, who have WHEN the Apostles, who wer received the Holy Ghost as well as we? And he commanded them maria had received the word o to be baptized in the name of the God, they sent unto them Pete Lord. Then prayed they him to and John; who, when they wer tarry certain days.
come down, prayed for them The Gospel. Si. John, iii. 16. that they might receive the Hol GOD so loved the world, that Ghost : (For as yet he was falle
he gave his only begotten Son, upon none of them ; only the that whosoever believeth in him were baptized in the name of tb should not perish, but have ever- Lord Jesus.) Then laid they the lasting life. For God sent not his hands on them, and they recei Son into the world to condemned the Holy Ghost. the world, but that the world The Gospel. St. John, s. 1 throush him might be saved. He VERILY, verily, I say unt that believeth on him is not con- you, He that entereth not b demned: but he that believeth not the door into the sheepfold, bu is condemned already because he climbeth up some other way, tb hath not believed in the name of same is a thief and a robber. Bi the only begotten Son of God. he that entereth in by the doo And this is the condemnation, is the shepherd of the sheep. T that light is come into the world. bim the porter openeth; and th and wen loved darkness rather shсep hear his voice; and he cal than light, because their deeds eth his own sheep by name, an were evil
For every one that leadeth them out. And when b cih evil hateth the light, nei- putteth forth his own sheep. b ther coineth to the light, lest his gneth before them, and the shee deeds should be reproved. But follow him; for they know h. he that doeth truth cometh to voice: and a stranger will the the light, that his deeds may be not follow, but will flee from him i'made manifest that they are for they know not the voice « wrought in God.
strangers. This parable spak
Jesus unto them; but they under Tuesday in Whitsun-Week.
stood not what things they wer The Collect.
which he spake unto them. The O God, who as at this time didst said Jesus unto them again, Ve
teach the hearts of thy faith-rily verily. I say unto you, I ar ful people by seniling to them the the door of the sheep? All tha light of thy Holy Spirit; grant us ever came before me are thieve Iry the same Spirit to have a right and robbers; but the sheep di
not hear them. I am the door: nings, and thunderings, and by me if any man enter in, he voices. And there were seven shall be saved, and shall go in and lamps of fire burning before the out, and find pasture. The thief throne, which are the seven cometh not but for to steal, and spirits of God. And before the tu kill, and to destroy: I am come throne, there was a sea of glass, that they might have life, and that like unto crystal. And in the they might have it more abun- midst of the throne, and round
about the throne, were four beasts
full of eyes before and bebind : Trinity-Sunday.
And the first beast was like a lion, The Collect.
and the second beast like a caif, ALMIGHTY and everlasting and the third beast had a face as
God, who hast given unto us a man, and the fourth beast was tly servants grace, by the con- like a flying eagle. And the four fession of a true faith, to acknow-beasts had each of them six wings ledge the 'glory of the eternal about him ; and they were full Trinity, and in the power of the of eyes within : and they rest not divine Majesty to worship the day and night, saying, Holy, holy, Unity ; we beseech thee that thou holy, Lord God Almighty, who wouldest keep us steadfast in this was, and is, and is to come. And faith, and evermore defend us when those beasts give glory, and from all adversities, who livest honour, and thanks to him that and reignęst, one God, world sat on the throne, who liveth for without end. Amen.
ever and ever, the four and twenFor lhe Epistle. Rev. iv. 1. ty elders fall down before him AFTER this I looked, and be that sat on the throne, and wor
hold, a door was opened in ship him that liveth for ever and heaven: and the first voice which ever, and cast their crowns' beI heard, was as it were of a trum-fore the throne, saying, Thou pet, talking with me; wbich said. art wortby, O Lord to receive Come
up hither, and I will show glory, and honour, and power; thee things which must be here for thou bast created all things, after. And immediately I was in and for thy pleasure they are, the Spirit; and behold, a throne and were created. was set in heaven, and one sat on The Gospel. St. John, iii. 1. the throne: and he that sat was THERE was a man of the Phato look upon like a jasper and a risees, named Nicodemus, a sardine-store: and there was a ruler of the Jews: The same came rain-bow round about the throne, to Jesus by night, and said unto in sight like unto an emerald. him, Rabbi, we know that thou And round about the throne were are a teacher come from God: four and twenty seats; and upon For no man can do these mira. the seats ) saw four and twenty cles that thou doest, except God clders sitting, clothed in white be with him. Jesus answered raiment; and they had on their and said unto him, Verily, verily, beads crowns of 'gold: and out I say unto thee, except a man be of the throne proceeded light- born again, be cannot see the kingdom of God. Nicodemusi weakness of our mortal nature said unto him. How can a man we can do no good thing withbe born wben he is old ? can he out thee, grant us the help of thiy enter the second time into his grace, that in keeping thy commother's womb, and be born ? mandments we may please thee, Jesus answered, Verily, verily, both in will and deed, through I say unto thee, except a man be Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. bori of water, and of the Spirit, The Epistle. 1 John, iv. 7. he cannot enter into the kingdom BELOVED, let us love
one an, of God. That which is born of other: for love is of God, and the desh, is flesh; and that which every one that loveth is born of is born of the Spirit, is spirit. God, and knoweth God. He that Marvel not that I said unto thee. loveth not, knoweth not God; for ye must be born again. The God is love. In this was manifestwind bloweth where it listeth, and ed the love of God towards us, bethou hearest the sound thereof, cause that God sent his only bebut canst not tell whence it com-gotten Son into the world, that we etb, and whither it goeth; so is might live through him. Herein every one that is born of the is love, not that we loved God, Spirit. Nicodemus answered and but that he loved us, and sent said unto him, How can these bis Son to be the propitiation for things be ? Jesus answered and our sins. Beloved, if God so loved said unto him, Art thou a master us, we ought also to love one anof Israel, and knowest not these other. No man bath seer God things ? Verily, verily, I say unto at any time. If we love one anthee, we speak that we do know, other, God dwelleth in us, and and testify that we have seen; his love is perfected in us. Here. and ye receive not our witness. by know we that we dwell in him, If I have told you earthly things, and he in us; because he hath and ye believe not; how shall ye given us of his Spirit. And we believe, if I tell you of heavenly have seen and do testify, that things? And no man hath as- the Father sent the Son to be the cended up to heaven, but he that Saviour of the world. Whosoever @ame down from heaven, even shall confess that Jesus is the Son the Son of man, who is in heaven. of God, God dwelleth in him, And as Moses lifted up the ser- and he in God. And we have pent in the wilderness, even so known and believed the love that must the Son of man' be lifted God hath to us. God is love ; and up; that whosoever believeth in he that dwelleth in love, dwelleth him should not perish, but have in God, and God in him. Hereeternal life.
in is our love made perfect, that
we may have boldness in the day The first Sunday after Trinity. of judgment: because as he is, The Collect.
so are we in this world. There is O God, the strength of all no fear in love ; but perfect love
those who put their trust in casteth out fear ; because fear thee, mercifully accept our pray-hath torment: He that frareth. is Ars; and because, through the not made perfect in love. We