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Our Father, who art in Heaven, hallowed | be Thy | Name;
Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth. as it is in Heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread;
And forgive us our debts as we for- 1 give our | debtors;
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil;
For Thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, . for- ever. • Al

men.

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THE NICENE CREED. 1 We believe in one God, the Father Almighty,

Maker of heaven and earth, and of all things / visi-ble and in- visible. 2 And in one Lord Jesus | Christ, The Only Begotten Son of God, begotten of His Father be- | fore — | all — |

worlds : 3 God of God, Light of Light, very God of very | God;

Be- / gotten | not — | made ; 4 Being of one substance with the Father,

By | whom all things were made; 5 Who, for us men, and for our salvation came | down from heaven,

And was incarnate by the Holy Ghost of the Virgin Mary, 6 And was made | man:

And was crucified also for us | under | Pontius Pilate, 7 He suffered, and was buried ; and the third day He a- | rose a- | gain

According to the Scriptures : and as- | cended | into heaven, 8 And sitteth on the right hand of the Father ; And He shall come again with glory to judge both the quick and the dead;

whose | kingdom | shall have no end. 9 And in the Holy Ghost,

Who | spake - 1 by the prophets; 10 And one Holy, Catholic, and Apos- | tolic Church:

We acknowledge one baptism | for the · re mission of I sins: 11 We look for the resurrection of the dead,

And the life of the world to come. Amen.

BEATUS VIR.

Psalm 1.

965 1 Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the · un- godly, Nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the | seat — of the I

scornful. 2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord;

And in His law doth he | medi-tate | day and night. 3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the / rivers • of water,

That bringeth forth his | fruit — in his season; 4 His leaf also | shall not | wither :

And whatsoever he doeth shall | prosper. 5 The ungodly I are not so:

But are like the chaff which the wind — driveth · a- | way. 6 Therefore the ungodly shall not stand · in the 1 judgment.

Nor sinners in the congre- gation of the righteous : 7 For the Lord knoweth the way • of the | righteous :

But the way of the un-| godly | shall — | perish.
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son,
And to the | Holy | Ghost;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
World without end. Amen.

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Psalm 8.

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1 O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is Thy name in all the earth,

Who hast set Thy | glory. a- bove the heavens! 2 Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast Thou ordained strength, be

cause of · Thine | enemies; That Thou mightest still the ene-my , and the a- | venger.

3 When I consider Thy heavens, the work of Thy | fingers,

The moon and the stars | which Thou | hast or- | dained; 4 What is man, that Thou art | mindful of him,

And the son of man | that Thou | visit-est | him ! 5 For Thou hast made him a little lower | than the angels,

Thou hast crowned | him with | glory and | honor: 6 Thou madest him to have dominion over the works of Thy | hands:

Thou hast put all things under his feet: 7 All sheep and oxen, yea, and the beasts of the field; the fowl of the air, and

the fish of the sea,
And whatsoever passeth | through the paths of the seas.
8 O Lord, our - Lord,

How excellent is Thy | name in / all the | earth.
Glory be to the Father, &c.

DOMINUS REGIT ME.

Psalm 23.

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1 The Lord | is my | Shepherd ;

I shall - | not | want.
2 He maketh me to lie down in | green - | pastures:

He leadeth me be- | side the still — | waters. 3 He re-storeth • my soul :

He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness / for His name's - sake. 4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no

evil: For Thou art with me; Thy rod and Thy | staff they | comfort | me. 5 Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine | enemies :

Thou anointest my head with oil ; my | cup - | runneth | over.
6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of · my | life:

And I will dwell in the house of the Lord for- | ever.
Glory be to the Father, and to the | Son,
And | to the | Holy | Ghost;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
World without end. A men.

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Psalm 46. 1 God is our | refuge · and strength,

A very | present help in trouble. 2 Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed,

And though the mountains be carried | into the midst of the sea. 3 Though the waters thereof roar and be / troubled,

Though the mountains / shake · with the swelling there. I of. 4 There is a river, the streams whereof shall make glad the city of God,

The holy place of the tabernacles of the Most -- | High. 5 God is in the midst of her ; she | shall not be | moved :

God shall help her, I and — | that right | early. 6 The heathen raged, the kingdoms were | moved:

He uttered His | voice, the earth | melted. 7 The Lord of | Hosts is | with us ;

The God of Jacob is our refuge.
Glory be to the Father, &c.

MISERERE MEI.

Psalm 51.

969 I Have mercy upon me, O God, according to Thy loving- kindness : According unto the multitude of Thy tender mercies blot out my trans

gressions. 2 Wash me thoroughly | from mine in- | iquity,

And cleanse me from my sin. 3 For I acknowledge / my trans- | gressions : And

my sin is I ever be- | fore — | me. 4 Hide Thy face from my sins,

And blot out | all — | mine in- | iquities. 5 Create in me a clean | heart, O | God;

And renew a right | spirit with- | in- | me.

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6 Cast me not away | from Thy | presence ;

And take not Thy | Holy Spirit | from me.
7 Restore unto me the joy of | Thy sal- | vation;

And uphold me with Thy | free - Spirit.
8 Then will I teach trans- i gressors · Thy | ways;

And sinners shall be con- | verted | unto | Thee.
9 O Lord, open Thou my | lips;

And my mouth shall | shew forth | Thy — | praise.
Glory be to the Father, &c.

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Psalm 65.

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1 PRAISE waiteth for Thee, O God, in | Zion;

And unto Thee shall the vow | be per-| formed.
2 O Thou that | hearest | prayer,

Unto | Thee shall | all flesh | come. 3 Iniquities pre- vail a- gainst me;

As for our transgressions Thou shalt | purge them. a- way. 4 Blessed is the man whom Thou choosest,

And causest to approach unto Thee, that he may | dwell - | in Thy | courts. 5 We shall be satisfied with the goodness of Thy | house,

Even of Thy holy | temple.
6 Thou crownest the year | with Thy / goodness,

And Thy | paths — | drop - | fatness.
7 They drop upon the pastures of the wilderness:

And the little hills re- 1 joice on every | side.
8 The pastures are clothed with flocks: the valleys also are covered | over with

| corn;
They shout for joy, they also sing.
Glory be to the Father, &c.

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