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GENERAL TABLES for finding the Dominical or Sun lay

Letter, and the Places of the Golden Numbers in the Calendar.


6 5 4 1 3 2 1 O

1600 | 1700 1800 1900 2300

2700 2100 2200

2500 | 2600 2000 2400

2800 3100

3500 2900 3000 3300 3400

3700 3200

3600 3900

4300 3800 4100 4200

4500 4600 4000

4400 4700 5100

5500 4900 5000

5300 5400 4800 5200

5600 5900

6300 5700 5800 6100 6200

6500 6000

6400 6700

7100 6600 6900 7000

7300 | 7400 6800

7200 7500 7900

8300 7700 7800

8100 8200 7600 8000

8400 8500 &c.

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of our Lord, add to the Year its fourth Part, omitting Fractions, and also the Number, which, in Table . standeth at the Top of the Column wherein the Number of Hundreds contained in that given Year is found: Divide the Sum by 7, and if there be no Remainder, then A is the Sunday Letter; but if any Number remain, then the Letter which standeth under that Number at the Top of the Table, is the Sunday Letter.


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O find the Month and Days 3

2 3 Years

Golden Numbers ought to be preof our

fixed in the Calendar in any given Lord. Year of our Lord, consisting of

entire Hundred Years, and in all B 5200 15

the intermediate Years betwixt 5300 16 5700


that and the next Hundredth Year 2 5500 17 following, look in the second Co. 2 B 5600 lumn of Table II. for the given 5700 18

Year, consisting of entire Hun5800 18

dreds; and note the Number or 5900 19 В. 6000 19 Cypher which stands against it in 6100

19 the third Column; then in Table 6200 20 II. look for the s:ame Number 6300 21

in the Column under any given B6100 20

Golden Number, which when you 6500 21 6 6600) 22 have found, guide your Eye side7 0700 23 ways to the Left Hand, and in 7 B 6800

22 the first Column you will find the 7 6900

Month and Day to which that 8 7000 94

Golden Number ought to be pre9

7100 24 8 B 7200 24

fixed in the Calendar, during that 7300 25

Period of one Hundred Years. 7400 25 The Letter B prefixed to cer7500 26

tain Hundreth Years in Table II. B 7600 26

denotes those Years which are 7700 26 7800 27

still to be accounted Bissextile or 7900 28 Leap Years in the New Calendar; 12 B 8000 27 whereas all the other Hundredth 8100)

B 1600


1900 B 2000

2100 2200

2300 B 2100


2700 B 2800

2900 3000

3100 B 3200

3300 3400

3500 B 3600

3700 3800

3900 B 1000

4100 4200

4300 B 4400

28 Years are to be accounted only 8200) 29

common Years.
8300 29
14 UB 8100 29
1+ 8500 0
15 &c.


4700 B 4800

4900 5000 5100




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I The Minister shall begin the MORNING PRAYER, by reading

one or more of the following Sentences of Scripture.

HE Lord is in his holy tem- voice of the Lord our God, to

ple; let all the earth keep walk in his laws which he set
silence before him. Hab. ii. 20. before us. Dan. ix. 9, 10.

From the rising of the sun O Lord, correct me, but with
even unto the going down of the judgment; not in thine anger,
same, my name shall be great lest thou bring me to nothing.
among the Gentiles; and in Jer. x. 24. Psal. vi. 1.
every place incense shall be of.

Repent ye; for the kingdom of
fered unto my name, and a pure heaven is at hand. St.Mat. iii. 2.
offering for my name shall be I will arise and go to my fa-
great among the heathen, saith ther, and will say unto him;
the Lord of hosts. Mal. i. 11. Father, I have sinned against

Let the words of my mouth, heaven, and before thee, and
and the meditation of my heart, am no more worthy to be called
be alway acceptable in thy sight, thy son. St. Luke xv. 18, 19.
O Lord, my strength and my Enter not into judgment with
Redeemer. Psal. xix. 14. thy servant, O Lord; for in thy

When the wicked man turn. sight shall no man living be jus-
eth away from his wickedness tified. Psal. cxliii. 2.
that he hath committed, and If we say that we have no sin,
doeth that which is lawful and we deceive ourselves, and the
right, he shall save his soul truth is not in us; but if we con-
alive. Ezek. xviii. 27.

fess our sins, God is faithful and
I acknowledge my transgres- just to forgive us our sins, and
sions; and my sin is ever be to cleanse us from all unrighte-
fore me. Psal. li. 3.

ousness. 1 St. John i. 8, 9.
Hide thy face from my sins;
and blot out all mine iniquities.

1 Then the Minister shall say,
Psal. li. 9.

EARLY beloved brethren,
The sacrifices of God are a


the scripture moveth us in
broken spirit; a broken and a sundry places, to acknowledge
contrite heart, O God, thou and confess our manifold sins
wilt not despise. Psal. li. 17. and wickedness, and that we

Rend your heart and not your should not dissemble nor cloak
garments, and turn unto the them before the face of Al-
Lord your God; for he is gra- mighty God, our heavenly Fa...
cious and merciful, slow to an- ther, but confess them
of , and

evil. Joel
ii. 13.

we may obtain forgiiccese
To the Lord our God be the same by 1
long mercies and forgivenesses, ness and mercy.
though we have rebelled against we ought, at all tito
neither have we obeyed the to acknowledge ou.,

Senior A incintes, and humble

, lowly, penitosis

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God; yet ought we chiefly so to do, when we assembleauso ALMIGHTY God, the Fameet together, to render thanks Christ, who desireth not the for the great benefits that we death of a sinner, but rather that have received at his hands, he may turn from his wickedto set forth his most worthy ness and live, hath given power praise, to hear his most holy and commandmentiohis Minisword, and to ask those things ters to declare and pronounce to which are requisite and neces- his people, being penitent, the sary, as well for the body as the absolution and re mission or their soul. Wherefore, I pray and sins. He pardoneth and absolvbeseech you, as many as are. eth all those who truly repent, here present, to accompany me, and unfeignedly belic ve his holy with a pure heart and humble Gospel. Wherefore, let us bevoice, unto the throne of the seech him to grant us true reheavenly grace, saying- pentance, and his Holy Spirit; TA General Confession to be that those things may piease him

which we do at this present, and after the Minister, all kneeling. that the rest of our lite hereafter

. LMIGHTY and most mer

may be pure and holy; so that


at the last we may come to his ciful Father; We have er- eternal joy, through Jesus Christ red and strayed from thy ways our Lord. like lost sheep. We have followed too much the devices and I The People shall answer here,

and at the end of every Prayer, desires of our own hearts. We

have offended against thy holy
We have left undone

Or this. those things which we ought to ALMIGHTY God, our hea

his those things which we ought not great mercy, hath promised forto have done: And there is no giveness of sins to all those who, health in us. But thou, O Lord, with hearty repentance and true have mercy upon us, miserable faith, turn unto him; have mer. offenders. Spare thou those, O cy upon you, pardon and deliGod, who confess their faults. ver you from all your sins, conRestore thou those who are pe. firm and strengthen you in all nitent; According to thy pro- goodness, and bring you to evermises declared unto mankind, lasting life, through Jesus Christ in Christ Jesus our Lord. And our Lord. Amen. grant, О most merciful Father, 1 Then the Minister shall kneel, for bis sake; That we may here- and say the Lord's Prayer; after live a godly, righteous, and

the People still kneeling, and her life; To the glory of thy

repeating it with him, both ame. Amen.

here, and wheresoever else it Declaration of Absolu- is used in Divine Service. Remission of Sins; to Oven

UR Father, who art in HeaPRIEST alone, ven, Hallowed be thy name; The People still kneel Thy Kingdom come; Thy Will

be done on Earth, as it is in

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