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dwell in them. Wo to the inhabiters of the earth, and of the sea: for the devil is come down unto you, having great wrath, because he knoweth that he hath but a short time.
The Gospel. St. Matth. xviii. 1.
T the same time came the disciples unto Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven? And Jesus called a little child unto him, and set him in the midst of them, and said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the Kingdom of heaven. Whosoever therefore shall humble himself as this little child, the same is greatest in the Kingdom of heaven. And whoso shall receive one such little child in my Name, receiveth me. But whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a milstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea. Wo unto the world because of offences: for it must needs be that offences come: but wo to that man by whom the offence cometh. Wherefore if thy hand or thy foot offend thee, cut them off, and cast them from thee: it is better for thee to enter into life halt or maimed, rather than having two hands or two
LMIGHTY God, who calledst Luke the Physician, whose praise is in the Gospel, to be an Evangelist, and Physician of the soul; May it please thee, that, by the wholsome medicines of the doctrine delivered by him, all the diseases of our souls may be healed; through the merits of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord.
The Epistle. 2 Tim. iv. 5.
ATCH thou in all things, endure afflictions, do the work of an Evangelist, make full proof of thy ministry. For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, 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 have I sent to Ephesus. In Almighty God, who hast The cloke that I left at Troas built thy Church 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 l. M HE Lord appointed other TUDE, the servant of Jesus
1 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 all virtuous and godly living, that we may come to those unspeakable joys, which thou hast prepared for them that unfeignedly love thee; through Jesus Christ
our Lord. Amen.
ND I saw another angel ascending from the east, having the seal of the living God; and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels, to whom it was given to hurt the earth, and the sea, saying, Hurt not the earth, neither the sea, nor the trees, till we have sealed the servants of our God in their foreheads. And I heard the number of them which were sealed; and there were sealed an hundred and forty and four thousand, of all the tribes of the children of Israel. Of the tribe of Juda were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Reuben were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Gad were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Aser were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Nephthali were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Manasses were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Symeon were sealed twelve thousand. Of the tribe of Levi were sealed twelve thousand.
Of the tribe of Isachar were sealed twelve thousand.
Of the tribe of Zabulon were sealed twelve thousand.
Of the tribe of Joseph were sealed twelve thousand.
Of the tribe of Benjamin were sealed twelve thousand.
After this I beheld, and lo, a great multitude, which no man could number, of all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues, stood before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palms in their hands; and cried with a loud voice, saying, Salvation to our God which sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb. And all the angels stood round about the throne, and about the elders, and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces, and worshipped God, saying, Amen; Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.
they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled. Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. Blessed are the
ace-makers: for they shall be called the children of God. Bless