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AND ADMINISTRATION OF
5 RITES AND CEREMONIES OF THE CHURCII,
According to the Ure of the
United Church of England and Ireland;
PSALMS OF DAVID,
AS THEY ARE TO BE SUNG OR SAID IN CHURCHES.
CAMBRIDGE: PRINTED BY J. SMITH, PRINTER TO THE UNIVERSITY ; And Sold by Messrs. Rivington, St. Paul's Church-Yard, Mr, Mawman, 39. Lidgate Street, London ;
and Mr. Deighton, Cambridge.
Cum Privilegio Price Ten-Pence, unbounil.
The Order bow the rest of the Holy
Scripture is appointel to be real.
Fasts through the whole Year.
A Form of Prayer for the Thirtieth
Day of January,
The Order how the Psalter is appointed to be read. THE
HE Pealter shall be read through once every Month, as it is there appointed, both for Morning and Evening Prayer; but in February it shall be read on'y to the 'Twerty-eighat!, or Twenty-ninth Day of the Month.
And whereas January, March, May, July, August, October, ani December, have One-and-thirty Days apiece; it is ordered, that the same Psalms shall be read the last day of the said Months, which were read the day before : so that the Psalter may begin again the First Day of the next Morah ensuing.
And whereas the rigth Psalm is divided into Twenty-two Portions, and is over-long to be read at one tinie; it is so ordered, that at one time shall not be read above four or five of the said portions.
And at the end of every Psalm, and of every such part of the 119th Psalm, shall be repeated this Hymn,
Glory be to the Father, and to the son : and to the Holy Ghast;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be : world without end. Amen.
Note, That the Psalter followeth the Division of the Hebrews, and the Translation of the great English Bible, set forth and used in the time of King Henry VIII. and Edward VI.
The Order how the rest of the Holy Scripture is
appointed to be read. THE Old Testament is appointed for the first Lesson at Morning and Evening Prayer; so as the most part thereof will be read over every Year once, as in the Calendar js appointed.
The New Testainent is appointed for the Second Lesson at Morning and Evening Prayer; and shall be read over orderly every year, thrice, besides the Epistles and Gospe's; except the Apocalypse, out of which there are only certain Froper Lessons appointed upon divers Feasts.
And to know what Lessons shall be read every Day, look for the Day of the Month in the Calendar following; and there ye shall find the Chapters that shall be read for the Leg ons both at Morning and Evening Prayer; exceptovly the Moveable Feasts, which are not in the Calendar, and the Immoveable, where there is a blank left in the coluna of Lessons; the Proper Lessons for all which days are to be found in the Table or Proper Lessons.
And note, That whensoever Proper Psalms or Lessons are appointed, then the Psalms and Lessons of ordinary course appointed in the Psalter and Calendar (if they be different) shall be omitted for that time.
Note also, That the collect, Epistle, and Gospel appointed for the Sunday, shall serve all the week after, where it is not in this books Otherwise ordered.