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GENERAL TABLES for finding the Dominical or Sunday
Letter, and the Places of the Golden Numbers in the Calendar.
To find the Dominical or Sunday Letter for any given year of our Lord, add to the year its fourth part, omitting fractions, and also the number, which, in Table I. standeth at the top of the column wherein the number of hundreds contained in that given year is found: Divide the sum by 7, and if there be no remainder, then A is the Sunday Letter; but if any number remain, then the Letter which standeth under that number at the top of the Table, is the Sunday Letter.
3 To find the month and days
of the month to which the Years
Years Golden Numbers ought to be of our of our
prefised in the Calendar in any Lord. Lord. given year of our Lord, con.
sisting of entire hundred years, 2 1600 0 B 5200 15 and in all de intermediate years 1700
5300 16 betwixt that and the next bun1300
5400 17, dredth year following, look in 1900
5500 17 the second column of Table II. 6 2000 2 B 5600 17 for the given year, consisting 9100
5700 18 of entire hundreds; and note #200 3
5300 18 the number or cypher which *300
5900 19 stands against it in the third B 2400
3 B 6000 19 column; then in Table III. look 2500
6100 19 | for the same number in the 2009
5 6200 20 column under any given Gold5 6300 21 en Number, which when you 5 B 6400 20 bave fourd, guide your eye 6 6500 21 sideways to the left hand, and
6600 22 in the first column you will find 7 6700 23 the month and day to which 7 B 6800 22 that Golden Number ought to 7 6900 | 23 be prefixed in the Calendar,
7000 24 during that period of one hun. 9 710024 dred years. 8 B 7200
24 The letter B prefixed to cer9 7300 25 tain hundredth years in Table II.
7400 25 denotes those years which are 10 7500 26 still to be accounted Bissextile B 10 B 7600 26 or Leap-Years in the new Ca
7700 26 lendar; whereas all the other 7800 27 hundredth years are to þe ac7900
28 counted only common years. 4400 12 B 8000 27
8100 28 4600 13
8200 29 4700
8300 29 4800 14 B
8400 29 4900 14 8500 0 5000 15 &c.
12700 B 2900
3100 B 3200
3300 3400 3500
THE GOLDEN NUMBERS.
31 41 51 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
March 21 C 819 0 11 22 31425 617 281 9 20 112|23415 26
24 F 11 22 314/25 617|28| 9201 1 12 23 4 15 26 718/29
27 B 1425 61728 920 1 12 23 4/15 26 718|29|10|21| 2 28 C 15 26 718|29 10/21 21324 51627] 819 011/22
30 E 17|28| 9 201 112 23 415267|18|29|10|21| 2/1324
31 F 18/29/1021) 21324 51627 8190f11 22 314/25 6 1 G 19 011 22 314/25617|28| 9 20 112 23 4/15 26 7 2A 2011/12/23 4/15/26 718 29 10|212 13 24 5/16 27 & 3 B 21|2/1324) 5/16|27| 819 0 11 22 314/25 617|28| 9 4.C 22 3 1425 617 28 9201 1223 4/15 26 7132910
5 12 D 0 11 22 3 1425 61728 9201 12 23 4 15 26 7 18 13 E 112 234|15|26| 718|29|10|21| 21324 516|27| 819
15 G 31425 61728 920 1/12/23 4 15 26 71329 10 21
718|29|10|21| 213 24
181C / 7113/29/10 211 211324) 5/16/271 3 19 011122) 314/25
1 The Minister shall begin the Morning Prayer, by reading one or more of the
following Sentences of Scripture. THE Lord is in his holy temple; neither have we obeyed the voice
let all the earth keep silence of the Lord our God, to walk in before him. Hab. ii. 20. his laws which he set before us.
From the rising of the sun even Dan. ix. 9, 10. unto the going down of the same, O Lord, correct me, but with my name shall be great among judgment; not in thine anger, lest the Gentiles; and in every place thou bring me to nothing. Jer. incense shall be offered unto my x. 24. Psal. vi. 1. name, and a pure offering: for Repent ye; for the kingdom of my name shall be great among heaven is at hand. St. Mutt. iii. 2. the heathen, saith the Lord of I will arise, and go to my fahosts. Mal. i. 11.
ther, and will say unto him; FaLet the words of my mouth, ther, I have sinned against hea. and the meditation of my heart, ven, and before thee, and am no be alway acceptable in thy sight, more worthy to be called thy O Lord, my strength and my Re- son St. Luke, xv. 18, 19. deemer. Psal xix. 14.
Enter not into judgment with Wben the wicked man turneth thy servant, O Lord; for in thy away from his wickedness that he sight shall no man living be jushaibi committed, and doeth that tired. Psal. cxliii. 2. which is lawful and right, he shall If we say that we have no sin, save bis soul alive. Esek. xviii. 27. we deceive ourselves, and the
I acknowledge my transgres- truth is not in us; but if we con. sions; and my sin is ever before fess our sins, God is faithful and me. Psal. li. 3.
just to forgive us our sins, and to Hide thry face from my sins; cleanse us from all unrighteous. and blot out all mine iniquities. ness. 1 St. John, i. 8, 9. Psal. li. 9.
Then the Minister shall say, The sacrifices of God are a DEARLY beloved brethren, the broken spirit; a broken and a scripture moveth us, in suncontrite heart, O God, thou wilt dry places, to acknowledge and not despise. Psal. li. 17. confess our manifold sins and
Rend your heart and not your wickedness, and that we should garments, and turn unto the Lord not dissemble nor doak them your God; for he is gracious and before the face of Almighty God, merciful, slow to anger, and of our heavenly Father, but confess great kindness, and repenteth them with an humble, lowly, pehim of the evil. Joel, ii. 13. nitent, and obedient heart; to the
To the Lord our God belong end that we may obtain forgivemercies and forgivenesses, though ness nf the same, by his infinite we have rebelled against him ; goodness and mercy. And a!
though, we ought, at all times
, ALMIGHTY God, the Father humbly to acknowledge our sins of our Lord Jesus Christ, before God; yet ought we chiefly who desireth not the death of a so to do, when we assemble and sinner, but rather that he may meet together, to render thanks turn from his wickedness and for the great benefits that we live, hath given power and comhave received at his hands, to set inandment to his ministers, to deforth his most northy praise, to clare and pronounce to bis peohear his most holy word, and to ple, being penitent, the Absoluask those things which are requi- tion and Remission of their sins. site and necessary, as well for He pardoneth and absolveth all the body as the soul. Wherefore, those who truly repent, and unI pray and beseech you, as many feignedly believe his holy Gosas are here present, to accom-pel. Wherefore, let us beseech pany me, with a pure heart and him to grant us true repentance, humble voice, unto the throne of and his Holy Spirit; that those the heavenly grace, saying things may please him which we
do at this present, and that the 1 A, general Confession to be said by the whole Congregation after the Minister, rest of our life hereafter may be all kneeling
pure and holy; so that at the last A LMIGHTY and most merciful we may come to his eternal joy,
Father; We have erred and through Jesus Christ our Lord. strayed from thy ways like lost" The People shall answer here, and at sheep. We have followed too
the end of every prayer, Amen. much the devices and desires of our own hearts. We have offend|ALMIGHTY God, our heaven.
ly Father, who, of his great ed against thy holy laws. We mercy, hath promised forgivehave left undone those things ness of sins to all those who, which we 'ought to have done ; with hearty repentance and true And we have done those things faith, turn unto him ; have mercy which we ought not to have done: Jupon you, pardon and deliver And there is no 'health in us. you from all your sins, confirm But thou, O Lord, have mercy and strengthen you in all goodupon us, miserable offenders. ness, and bring you to everlastSpare thou those, O God, who ing life, through Jesus Christ our confess their faults. Restore thou Lord. Amen. those who are penitent; Accord 1 Then the Minister shall kneel, and say ing to thy promises declared unto the Lord's Prayer ; the People still mankind, in Christ Jesus our kneeling, and repeating it with him, Lord. And grant, О most mer
both here, and wheresoever else it is
used in Dioine Service. ciful Father, for his sake; That we may, hereafter live a godly, OUR Father, who art in Hearighteous, and sober life; To the
ven, Hallowed be thy Name; glory of thy holy name. 'Amen. Thy Kingdom come; Thy Will
be done on earth, as it is in HeaI The Declaration of Absolution, or Re-ven; Give us this day our daily mission of Sins; to be made by the bread; And forgive us our tresPriest alone, standing; the People still Tieding.
passes, as we forgive those who
TT Or this.