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The Lord hath wrought : al is power and might which mighty salvation for us. none is able to withstand ;
We gat not this by our We bless and magnify thy own sword, neither was it great and glorious Name for our own arm that saved us : this happy Victory, the whole but thy right hand, and thine glory whereof we do ascribe arm, and the light of thy to thee, who art the only countenance, because thou giver of Victory. And, we hadst a favour unto us. beseech thee, give us grace to
The Lord hath appeared improve this great mercy to for us : the Lord hath cover- thy glory, the advancement ed our heads, and made us to of thy Gospel
, the honour of stand in the day of battle. our Sovereign, and, as much
The Lord liath appeared as in us lieth, to the good for us : the Lord hath over- of all mankind. And, we thrown our enemies, and beseech thee, give us such a dashed in pieces those that sense of this great mercy, as rose up against us.
may engage us to a true thankTherefore not unto us, o fulness, such as may appear in Lord, not unto us : but unto our lives by an humble, holy, thy Name be given the glory. and obedient walking before
The Lord hath done great thee all our days, through things for us : the Lord hath Jesus Christ our Lord; to done great things for us, for whom with thee and the which we rejoice.
Holy Spirit, as for all thy Our help standeth in the mercies, so in particular for Name of the Lord : who hath this Victory and Deliverance, made heaven and earth. be all glory and honour, world
Blessed be the Name of without end. Amen. the Lord : from this time
2 Cor. xiii.
Glory be to the Father, and THE grace of our Lord
to the Son : and to the Holy love of God, and the fellow, Ghost;
ship of the Holy Ghost, be As it was in the beginning, with us all evermore. Amen. is now, and ever shall be : world without end. Amen.
At the Burial of their Dead After this Hymn may be sung the
The Office in the Common Prayer-book ( Then this Collect.
may be used; only instead of these words [We therefore commit his body to the
ground, earth to earth, &c.] say, of
body to the deep, to 377
O Almighty God, the So all the world, in whose hand WE therefore commit his
be turned into corruption, Christ; who at his coming looking for the resurrection shall change our vile body, of the body, (when the Sea that it may be like his glorious shall give up her dead,) and body, according to the mighty the life of the world to come, working, whereby he is able through Lord Jesus I to subdue all things to himself.
A FORM OF PRAYER WITH THANKSGIVING,
TO BE USED YEARLY UPON THE FIFTH DAY OF NOVEMBER, For the happy Deliverance of King JAMES I. and the Three Estates of
ENGLAND, from the most traiterous and bloody-intended Massacre by Gunpowder: And also for the happy Arrival of his Majesty King WILLIAM on this Day, for the Deliverance of our Church and Nation.
The Minister of every Parish shall give warning to his Parishioners publickly in the Church at Morning Prayer,.the Sunday before, for the due Observation of the said Day. And after Morning Prayer, or Preaching, upon the said Fifth Day of November, shall read priblickly, distinctly, and plainly, the Act of Parliament, made in the Third Year of King James the
First, for the Observation of it. « The Service shall be the same with the usual Office for Holy-days in all things; except where
it is hereafter otherwise appointed. If this Day shall happen to be Sunday, only the Collect proper for that Sunday shall be added to this Office in its place,
q Morning Prayer shall begin with these
Yea, many a time have they vexed Sentences, The Lord is ful of compassion, me from my youth up : but they have '
verse 2. and mercy : 'longsuffering, and of great goodness. Psalm ciji. 8.
They have privily laid their net to He will not alway be chiding :
destroy me without a
: yea, neither keepeth he his anger for ever.
even without a cause have they made
a pit for my soul. . Psalm xxxv. 7. verse 9.
They have laid a net for my feet, He bath not dealt with us after our sins : nor rewarded us according to digged a pit before me, and are fallen
and pressed down my soul : they have our wickedness. verse 10.
into the midst of it themselves. Psalm Instead of Venite exultemus, shall this lvii. 7. Hymn foủowing be used ; one Verse by the Priest, and another by the Clerk' and
Great is our Lord, and great is his people.
power : yea, and his wisdom is intiGive thanks unto the Lord, for pite. Psalm cxlvii. 5.
he is gracious : and his mercy The Lord setteth up the meek : endureth for ever. Psalm cvii. 1. and bringeth the ungodly down to Let them give thanks, whom the the ground.
verse 6. Lord hath redeemed : and delivered Let thy hand be upon the man of from the hand of the enemy. verse 2. thy right hand : and upon the son of
Many a time have they fought man wliom thou madest so strong for against me from my youth up : may thine own self. Psalm 1xxx. 17. Israel now say. Psalm cxxix. 1. And so will not we go back from
thee : 0 let us live, and we shall call us: And therefore not 'anto us, o upon thy Name. verse 18.
Lord, not unto us, but unto thy Name Glory be to the Father, and to be ascribed all honour and glory, in the Son : and to the Holy Ghost; all Churches of the saints, from gene
As it was in the beginning, is now, ration to generation; through Jesus and ever shall be : world without end. Christ our Lord. Amen. Amen.
CCEPT also, most gracious Proper Psalms. Ixiv, cxxiv, cxxv. God, of our unfeigned thanks Proper Lessons.
for filling our hearts again with joy The First, 2 Samuel xxii. and gladness, after the time that thou Te Deum.
hadst afflicted us, and putting a new The Second, Acts xxii.
song into our mouths, by bringing Jubilate.
His Majesty King William, upon . In the Suffrages after the Creed these shall this day, for the Deliverance of our
be inserted and used for the King. Church and Nation from Popish Priest. O Lord, save the King ; tyranny and arbitrary power. We
People. Who putteth his trust in adore the wisdom and justice of thy thee.
Providence, which so timely interposPriest. Send him help from thyed in our extreme danger, and disapholy place.
pointed all the designs of our enemies. People. And evermore mightily de
We beseech thee, give us such a fend him.
lively and lasting sense of what thou Priest. Let bis enemies have no
didst then, and hast since that time advantage against him.
done for us, that we may not grow sePeople. Let not the wicked ap
cure and careless in our obedience, by proach to hurt him.
presuming upon thy great and unde9 Instead nf the first Collect at Morning served goodness; but that it may lead Prayer shall these two be used.
us to repentance, and move us to be LMIGHTY God, who hast in
the more diligent and zealous in all
the duties of our Religion, which thou Mercy in the miraculous and gra- hast in a marvellous manner preserved cious deliverances of thy Church,
to us. Let truth and justice, brotherly and in the protection of righteous kindness and charity, devotion and and religious Kings and States pro
piety, concord and unity, with all other fessing thy holy and eternal truth,
virtues, so flourish among us, that they from the wicked conspiracies, and may be the stability of our times, and malicious practices of all the ene- make this Church a praise in the mies thereof: We yield thee our
earth. All which we humbly beg for unfeigned thanks and praise, for the sake of our blessed Lord and Sathe wonderful and mighty Deliver- viour. Amen. ance of our gracious Sovereign King James the First, the Queen, the
9 In the end of the Litany (which shall alucays
this Day be used) after the Collect (We Prince, and all the Royal Branches, huinbly beseech thee, O Father, $c.) shull with the Nobility, Clergy, and Com
this be said which followeth. mons of England, then assembled in Avenly
Father, who of thy graciParliament, by Popish treachery appointed as sheep to the slaughter, in a ous Providence, and tender mercy tomost barbarous and savage manner, wards us, didst prevent the malice and beyond the examples of former ages. imaginations of our enemies, by discoFrom this unnatural Conspiracy, not vering and confounding their horrible our merit, but thy mercy; not our and wicked Enterprize, plotted and foresight, but thy providence delivered intended this day to have been ex
heaven against us ; and our iniquities Emighty Protector
, we thy un
ecuted against the King, and the him, with judgement and justice to whole State of England, for the sub-cut off all such workers of iniquity, as version of the Government and Reli- turn Religion into Rebellion, and giou established anong us; and didst Faith into Faction; that they may likewise upon this day wonderfully never prevail against us, or triumph conduct thy Servant King William, and in the ruin of thy Church among bring him safely into England, to us: but that our gracious Sovereign, preserve us from the attempts of our and his Realms, being preserved in thy enemies to bereave us of our Religion true Religion, and by thy merciful and Laws: We niost humbly praise goodness protected in the same, we and magnify thy most glorious Name may all duly serve thee, and give theo for thy unspeakable goodness towards thanks in thy holy congregation; us, expressed in both these acts of thy through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. mercy. We confess it has been of thy In the Communion Service, instead of the mercy alone, that we are not con- Collect for the Day, shall this which followsumed: for our sins liave cried to
etk be used.
TERNAL God, and our most justly called for vengeance upon us. But thou hast not dealt with us after worthy servants do bumbly present our sins, nor rewarded us after our ourselves before thy Majesty, aciniquities; nor given us over, as we knowledging thy power, wisdom, and deserved, to be a prey to our ene- goodness, in preserving the King, and mies; but hast in mercy delivered us
the Three Estates of the Realm of from their malice, and preserved us England assembled in Parliament, from death and destruction. Let the from the destruction this day intended consideration of this thy repeated against them. Make us, we beseech goodness, O Lord, work in us true thee, truly thankful for this, and for repentance, that iniquity may not be all other thy great mercies towards our ruin. And increase in us more us; particularly for inaking this day and more a lively faith and love, fruit again memorable, by a fresh instance ful in all holy obedience; that thou of thy loving-kindness towards us. mayest still continue thy favour, with We bless thee for giving his late the light of thy Gospel, to us and Majesty King William a safe arrival our posterity forevermore; and here, and for making all opposition that for thy dear Son's sake, Jesus fall before him, till he became our Christ our only Mediator and Adro- King and Governour. We beseech cate. Amen.
thee to protect and defend our SoInstead of the Prayer [In time of War and vereign King GEORGE, and all the Tumults) shall be used this Prayer fol. Royal Family, from all treasons and lowing.
conspiracies; Preserve bim in thy O , ;
ver the snares of death that Reign with long happiness here on were laid for us, and didst wonder-earth; and crown him with everlastfully deliver us from the same; Be ing glory liereafter; through Jesus thou still our mighty Protector, and Christ our only Saviour and Redeemer. scatter our enemies that delight in Amen. blood : Infatuate and defeat their The Epistle. Rom. xi. 1. counsels, abate their pride, asswage ET every soul be subject unto vices. Strengthen the hands of our no power, but of God: the powers gracious Sovereign King GEORGE, that be are ordained of God. Whoand all that are put in authority under soever therefore resisteth the power
resisteth the ordinance of God; and is not come to destroy men's lives, but they that resist shall receive to them- to save them. And they went to auselves damination. For rulers are not other village. a terror to good works, but to the
After the Creed, if there be no Sermon, evil. Wilt thou then not be afraid of shall be read one of the six Homilies againsi the power ? do that which is good,
Rebellion. and thou shalt have praise of the
a This Sentence is to be read at the Offerlory. same: for he is the minister of God Whatsoever ye would that men to thee for good. But if thou do that should do to you, do ye even so to which is evil
, be afraid; for he beareth them; for this is the Law and the not the sword in vain : for he is the Prophets. St. Matth. vii. 12. minister of God, a revenger to execute After the Prayer for the Church militant wrath upou him that doeth evil. Where- this following Prayer to be used. fore ye inust needs be subject, not only for wrath, but also for conscience
in all the earth, and thy glory sake. For for this cause pay ye tribute above the heavens ; who on this day also; for they are God's 'ministers, didst niraculously preserve our Churcii, attending continually upon this very
and State from the secret contrivance thing. Řender therefore to all their and hellisha malice of Popish conspiradues; tribute to whoni tribute is due, tors; and on this day also didst begin custoin to whom custom, fear to whom to give us a mighty deliverance from fear, honour to whom honour. the open tyranny and oppression of
the same cruel and blood-thirsty eneThe Gospel. St. Luke ix. 51.
mies: We bless and adore thy gloriND it came to pass, when the ous Majesty, as for the former, so for
time was come that he should this tby late marvellous loving-kindbe received up, he stedfastly set his ness to our Church and Nation, in the face to go to Jerusalem, and sent preservation of our Religion and messengers before his face; and they Liberties. And we humbly pray, went and entered into a village of the that the devout sense of this thy reSamaritans, to make ready for him : peated mercy may renew and increase And they did not receive him, because in 11s a spirit of love and thankfulhis face was as though he would go to ness to thee its only Author; a spirit Jerusalem. And when his disciples of peaceable submission and obedience James and John saw this, they said, to our gracious Sovereign Lord, King Lord, wilt thou that we conimand fire GEORGE; and a spirit of fervent to come down from heaven, and con- zeal for our holy Religion which thou sume them, even as Elias did ? But hast so wonderfully rescued, and he turned and rebuked them, and established, a blessing to us and our said, Ye know not what manner of posterity. And this we beg for Jesus spirit ye are of: For the Son of man Cbrist bis sake. Amen.