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Judea : for it began from Galilee, after the bapti
which John preached, Jesus of Nazareth: how G
anointed him with the Holy Ghost, and with pow
who went about doing good, and healing all that w
oppressed by the devil, for God was with him,
we are witnesses of all things that he did in the
of the Jews and in Jerusalem, whom they kit
hanging him upon a tree. Him God raised up
third day, and gave him to be made manifest.
to all the people, but to witnesses pre-ordaine
God, even to us, who did eat and drink with hir
her he rose again from the dead. And he comma
us to preach to the people, and to testify that it
who was appointed by God to be judge of the
and of the dead. To him all the prophets give
mony, that through his name all receive remissa
sins, who believe in him.

GRAD. Ps. cxvii. This is the day the Lord
made: come let us exult and rejoice thereon
Let Israel now say, that the Lord is good; ti
mercy endureth for ever.

Allel. Allel.
V. An angel of the Lord descended from he
and coming to the monument, rolled back the
and sat upon it.

GOSPÉL. Luke xxiv. 13, 35. At that
Two of the disciples of Jesus went the samed
town which was sixty furlongs from Jeru
named Emmaus. And they talked together
these things which had happened. And it
pass, that while they talked and reasoned wit
selves, Jesus himself also drawing near, we
them. But their eyes were beld that they sho
know him. And he said to them: What are
discourses that you hold one with another
walk, and are sad? And the one of them
name was Cleophas, answering, said to hi
thou only a stranger in Jerusalem, and li
known the things that have been done there :
days? To whom he said, What things? A.

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EASTER MONDAY.

307 said, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, who was a prophet, mighty in work and word before God and all the people. And how our chief priests and princes delivered him to be condemned to death, and crucified him. But we hoped that it was he that should have redeemed Israel: and now besides all this, today is the third day since these things were done. Yea and certain women also of our company, affrighted us, who before it was light, were at the sepulchre. And not finding his body, came, saying that they had also seen a vision of angels, who say that he is alive. And some of our people went to the sepulchre, and found it so as the women had said, but him they found not.

Then he said to them, O foolish, and słow of heart to believe in all things which the prophets have spoken. Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and so to enter into his glory? And beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he expounded to them in all the scriptures the things that were concerning him. And they drew nigh to the town whither they were going: and he made as though he would go farther. But they constrained him, saying, Stay with us, because it is towards evening, and the day is now far spent. And he went in with them. And it came to pass, whilst he was at table with them, he took bread; and blessed and brake, and gave to them. And their eyes were opened, and they knew him : and he vanished out of their sight. And they said one to the other, Was not our hearts burning within us, whilst he spoke in the way, and opened to us the scriptures ? And rising up the same hour they went back to Jerusalem : and they found the eleven gathered together, and those that were with them. Saying, the Lord is risen indeed, and hath appeared to Simon. And they told what things were done in the way: and how they knew him in the breaking of bread. The Creed.

OFFERT. Matt. xxix. An angel of the Lord came down from heaven, and said to the women, He whom you seek, is risen, as he told you. Allel.

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SECRET and P. COMM. as yesterday, p. 304, 305.

COMM. Luke xxiv. The Lord hath risen and appeared to Peter. Alleluia.

EASTER TUESDAY.
INTROIT. Eccles. xv. He hath given them the
water of wisdom to drink, Alleluia: this wisdom
shall be strengthened in them, and shall not be mov-
ed, Alleluia: it shall raise them up for ever, Alleluid,
Aủeluia. Ps. Praise the Lord, and call upon his
name: declare his deeds among the Gentiles. V
Glory.

COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who by a net
increase does continually enlarge thy Church: gran
that thy servants may manifest in their lives the 5a-
crament they have received with faith. Thro!.

LESSON. Acts xiii. 26, 33. In those days: Pact standing up, and with his hand bespeaking silence, said, My brethren, children of the stock of Abrzham, and whosoever among you fear God, to po the word of this salvation is sent. For they that i habited Jerusalem, and the rulers thereof, not know. ing him, por the voices of the prophets which are read every Sabbath, judging him have fulfilled them and finding no cause of death in him, they desired (! Pilate, that they might kill him. And when ther had fulfilled all things that were written of him, tak ing him down from the tree, they laid him in a se pulchre. But God raised him up from the dead the third day : who was seen for many days by them au came up with him from Galilee to Jerusalern, wt. to this present are his witnesses to the people. Ani we declare unto you that the promise which w.. made to our fathers, this same God hath fulfilled our children, raising up Jesus Christ our Lord.

GRAD. Ps. cxvii. This is the day which the
Lord hath made: let us be glad and rejoice there!

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W. Let them now say so, they have been redeemed by the Lord from the hand of the enemy: and gathered them out of the countries, Alleluia, Alleluia, The Lord who hung on the tree of the cross for us, is risen from the grave. Alleluia.

GOSPEL. Luke xxiv. 36, 47. At that time : Jesus stood in the midst of his disciples, and said to them, Peace be to you: it is I, fear not. But they being troubled and frighted, supposed they saw a spirit. And he said to them, Why are you troubled, and why do thoughts arise in your hearts? See my hands and my fect, that it is I myself; handle me and see: for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as you see me to have. And when he had said this, he shewed them his hands and his feet. But while they yet believed not and wondered for joy, he said, Ilave you here any thing to eat? And they offered him a piece of broiled fishi

, and a honey comb. And when he had eaten before them, taking the remains he gave to them. And he said to them, These are the words which I have spoke to you whilst ,I was yet with you, that all things must needs be fulfilled, which are written in the law of Moses, and in the prophets, and in the Psalms, concerning me. Then he opened their understandings that they might understand

And he said to them, Thus it is written, and thus it behoved Christ to suffer, and to rise again from the dead the third day: and that penance and remission of sins should be preached in his name unto all nations. The Creed.

OFFERT. Ps, xvii. The Lord thundered from heaven, and the Most High sent forth his voice: and the fountains of waters appeared. Alleluia.

SECRET. Receive, O Lord, we beseech thee, the prayers of the faithful, together with these oblations : that by these duties of piety they may obtain eternal life. Thro'.

COMM. Colos. iii. If you be risen with Christ, week the things that are above, where Christ is sit

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EASTER WEDNESDAY,
ting at the right hand of God, Alleluia: mind
things that are above, Alleluia.

P. COMM. Concede. Grant, we beseech
O Almighty God, that the virtue of the Pasch.
crament, which we have received, may alwa
main in our souls. Thro'.

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WEDNESDAY IN EASTER WEEK
INTROIT. Matt. xxv. Come, ye blessed
Father, possess the kingdom, Alleluia : whic
been prepared for you from the beginning
world, Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia. Ps.
the Lord a new song: sing to the Lord all the
V. Glory.

I. COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who
Fearly solemnity of the resurrection of ou
fillest us with joy: mercifully grant, that
temporal festivals which we celebrate, we
last come to the possession of those joys
eternal. Thro'.
The II. Collect till Saturday next is, eithe

siæ or Deus omnium, with their respective
and P. Comms.

LESSON. Acts iji. 13, 19. In those di
ler opening his mouth, said : You men of 1:
you who fear God, give ear.

The God of
and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jaco
God of our Fathers hath glorified his so
whom you indeed delivered up and denied
fore the face of Pilate, when he judged be
released. But you denied thy Holy One
Just, and desired a murderer to be granted
But the Author of life you killed, whom
raised from the dead, of which we are
And the faith of his name, this man whom
seen and know, hath his name strengthe
the faith which is by him, hath given th
soundness in the sight of you all. And now-

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