Abbildungen der Seite
PDF
EPUB

dwell in them. Wo to the in- feet to be cast into everlasting habiters of the earth, and of the fire. And if thine eye offend thee, sea : for the devil is come down pluck it out, and cast it from unto you, having great wrath, be- thee: it is better for thee to encause he knoweth that he hath ter into life with one eye, rather but a short time.

than having two eyes to be cast

into hell-fire. Take heed that ye The Gospel. St. Matth. xviii. 1.

despise not one of these little T the same time came the AT

ones ; for I

unto
say you,

That disciples unto Jesus, saying, in heaven their angels do always Who is the greatest in the King- behold the face of my Father dom of heaven ? And Jesus call- which is in heaven. ed a little child unto him, and set him in the midst of them, and

Saint Luke the Evangelist. said, Verily I say unto you, Ex

The Collect. ye

, ter into the Kingdom of heaven. whose praise is in the Gospel, to Whosoever therefore shall hum- be an Evangelist, and Physician ble himself as this little child, the of the soul ; May it please thee, same is greatest in the Kingdom that, by the wholsome medicines of heaven. And whoso shall re- of the doctrine delivered by him, ceive one such little child in my all the diseases of our souls may Name, receiveth me. But whoso be healed; through the merits of shall offend one of these little thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. ones which believe in me, it were Amen. . better for him that a milstone The Epistle. 2 Tim. iv. 5. were hanged about his neck, and WATCH thou in all things, depth of the sea. Wo unto the work of an Evangelist, make full world because of offences : for it proof of thy ministry. For I am must needs be that offences come: now ready to be offered, and the but wo to that man by whom the time of my departure is at hand. offence cometh. Wherefore if thy I have fought a good fight, I hand or thy foot offend thee, cut have finished my course, I have them off, and cast them from kept the faith. Henceforth there thee: it is better for thee to enter is laid up for me a crown of into life halt or maimed, rather righteousness, which the Lord, than having two hands or two | the righteous Judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me into whatsoever house ye enter, only, but unto all them also that first say, Peace be to this house. love his appearing. Do thy dili- And if the son of peace be there, gence to come shortly unto me:

your peace shall rest upon it: if for Demas hath forsaken me, not, it shall turn to you again. having loved this present world, And in the same house remain, and is departed unto Thessalo- eating and drinking such things nica ; Crescens to Galatia, Titus as they give : for the labourer is unto Dalmatia. Only Luke is worthy of his hire. with me. Take Mark and bring him with thee : for he is profit- | St. Simon and St. Jude, Apostles. able to me for the ministry. And

The Collect. Tychicus bave I sent to Ephesus

: O Almighty God, who hast

upon

the with Carpus, when thou comest, foundation of the Apostles and bring with thee; and the books, Prophets, Jesus Christ himself bebut especially the parchments. ing the head corner-stone; Grant Alexander the copper-smith did us so to be joined together in me much evil: the Lord reward unity of spirit by their doctrine, him according to his works. Of that we may be made an holy temwhom be thou ware also, for he ple acceptable unto thee; through hath greatly withstood our words. Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. The Gospel. St. Luke x. 1.

The Epistle. St. Jude 1. THE

Jy

UDE, the servant of Jesus seventy also, and sent them Christ, and brother of James, two and two before his face into to them that are sanctified by every city and place whither he God the Father, and preserved himself would come. Therefore in Jesus Christ, and called: Mersaid he unto them, The harvest cy unto you, and peace, and love truly is great, but the labourers be multiplied. Beloved, when I are few; pray ye therefore the gave all diligence to write unto Lord of the harvest, that he you of the common salvation, it would send forth labourers into was needful for me to write unhis harvest. Go your ways; be- to you, and exhort you, that ye hold, I send you forth as lambs should earnestly contend for the among wolves. Carry neither faith which was once delivered purse, nor scrip, nor shoes, and unto the saints. For there are salute no man by the way. And certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained | the word that I said unto you, to this condemnation; ungodly | The servant is not greater than men, turning the grace of our the lord : if they have persecuted God into lasciviousness, and de- me, they will also persecute you ; nying the only Lord God, and if they have kept my saying, they our Lord Jesus Christ. I will will keep your's also. But all therefore put you in remem- these things will they do unto brance, though ye once knew you for my Name's sake, because this, how that the Lord, having they know not him that sent me. saved the people out of the land | If I had not come and spoken of Egypt, afterward destroyed unto them, they had not had sin: them that believed not. And the but now they have no cloke for angels which kept not their first their sin. He that hateth me estate, but left their own habita hateth my Father also. If I had tion, he hath reserved in everlast not done among them the works ing chains under darkness unto which none other man did, they the judgement of the great day. had not had sin; but now have Even as Sodom and Gomorrha, they both seen, and hated both and the cities about them in like me and my Father. But this manner giving themselves over cometh to pass, that the word to fornication, and going after might be fulfilled that is writstrange flesh, are set forth for an ten in their law, They hated me example, suffering the vengeance without a cause. But when the of eternal fire. Likewise also Comforter is come, whom I will these filthy dreamers defile the send unto you from the Father, flesh, despise dominion, and speak even the Spirit of truth, which evil of dignities.

proceedeth from the Father, he The Gospel. St. John xv. 17.

shall testify of me. And ye also

shall bear witness, because ye THESE things I command have been with me from the be

1 you, that ye love one an ginning. other. If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it

All Saints' Day. hated you. If ye were of the

The Collect world, the world would love his n Almighty God, who hast own: but because ye are not of knit together thine elect in the world, but I have chosen you one communion and fellowship, out of the world, therefore the in the mystical body of thy Son world hateth you. Remember Christ our Lord; Grant us grace

so to follow thy blessed Saints in Of the tribe of Isachar were
all virtuous and godly living, that sealed twelve thousand.
we may come to those unspeak I Of the tribe of Zabulon were
able joys, which thou hast pre sealed twelve thousand.
pared for them that unfeignedly Of the tribe of Joseph were
love thee; through Jesus Christ sealed twelve thousand.
our Lord. Amen.

Of the tribe of Benjamin were
For the Epistle. Rev. vii. 2. sealed twelve thousand.
ND I saw another angel as After this I beheld, and lo, a

cending from the east, hav great multitude, which no man ing the seal of the living God; could number, of all nations, and he cried with a loud voice to and kindreds, and people, and the four angels, to whom it was tongues, stood before the throne, given to hurt the earth, and the and before the Lamb, clothed sea, saying, Hurt not the earth, with white robes, and palms in neither the sea, nor the trees, till their hands; and cried with a we have sealed the servants of loud voice, saying, Salvation to our God in their foreheads. And our God which sitteth upon the I heard the number of them throne, and unto the Lamb. And which were sealed; and there all the angels stood round about were sealed an hundred and for the throne, and about the elders, ty and four thousand, of all the and the four beasts, and fell betribes of the children of Israel. fore the throne on their faces,

Of the tribe of Juda were seals and worshipped God, saying, Aed twelve thousand.

men; Blessing, and glory, and Of the tribe of Reuben were wisdom, and thanksgiving, and sealed twelve thousand.

honour, and power, and might, Of the tribe of Gad were seal be unto our God for ever and ed twelve thousand.

ever. Amen. Of the tribe of Aser were sealed twelve thousand.

The Gospel. St. Matth. v. 1. Of the tribe of Nephthali were TESUS, seeing the multitudes, sealed twelve thousand.

U went up into a mountain ; Of the tribe of Manasses were | and when he was set, his discisealed twelve thousand.

ples came unto him. And he Of the tribe of Symeon were | opened his mouth, and taught sealed twelve thousand. | them, saying, Blessed are the

Of the tribe of Levi were seal- poor in spirit: for their's is the ed twelve thousand.

kingdom of heaven. Blessed are they that mourn : for they shall | ed are they which are persebe comforted. Blessed are the cuted for righteousness' sake: meek : for they shall inherit the for their’s is the kingdom of earth. Blessed are they which heaven. Blessed are ye, when do hunger and thirst after right- men shall revile

you,
and

perseeousness : for they shall be filled. cute you, and shall say all manBlessed are the merciful: for ner of evil against you falsely for they shall obtain mercy. Blessed my sake. Rejoice, and be exare the pure in heart : for they ceeding glad ; for great is your shall see God. Blessed are the reward in heaven: for so persepeace-makers : for they shall be cuted they the prophets which called the children of God. Bless- were before you.

* Q

« ZurückWeiter »