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THE Order how the Pfalter is ap-
Prayers and Thanksgivings upon fe-
Collects, Epifiles, and Gospels, to be
The Order bow the Pfalter is appointed to be read.
HE Pfalter fhall be read thro' THE once every month, as it is there appointed, both for Morning and Evening Prayer. But in February it fhall be read only to the 28th, or 29th day of the Month.
And whereas January, March, May, July, Auguft, October, and December, have one-and-thirty days apiece, it is ordered, that the fame Pfalms fhall be read the last day of the said Months, which were read the day before: fo that the Pfalter may begin again the first day of the next Month enfuing.
And whereas the 119 Pfalm is divided into 22 Portions, and is over long to be read at one time, it is fo ordered, that at one time fhall not be read above four or five of the faid Portions.
And at the end of every Pfalm, and of every fuch part of the 119 Pfalm fhall be repeated this Hymn, Glory be to the Father, and to the Son: and to the Holy Ghost;
As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever fball be: world without end. Amen.
Note, That the Pfalter followeth the Divifion of the Hebrews, and the Tranflation of the great English Bible, fet forth and ufed in the time of K. Henry Vill, and Edward VI.
ufed at the Miniftration of the holy
Form of Solemnization of Matrimony.
A Commination or Denouncing of God's
The Order how the rest of the Holy
and Evening Prayer.
The New Teftament is appointed for the fecond Leffons at Morning and Evening Prayer.
And to know what Leffons fhall be read every day, look for the day of the month in the Calendar fol. lowing, and there you fhall find the Chapters that shall be read for the Leffons both at Morning and Evening Prayer; except only the Moveable Feafts, which are not in the Calendar, and the Immoveable, where there is a blank left in the Column of Leffons; the Proper Leffons for all which days are to be found in the table of Proper Leffons.
And note, that whenfoever Proper Pfalms or Leffons are appointed, then the Pfalms and Leffons of ordinary courfe appointed in the Pfalter & Calendar (if they be dif ferent) fhall be omitted for that time.
Note alfo, that the Collect, Epif tle, and Gofpel appointed for the Sunday, fhall ferve all the Week after, where it is not in this Book otherwife ordered,
Proper LESSONS to be read at Morning and Evening Prayer, on the
(ver. 34 (ver. 21
Genefis 1 Gen. 18
Matth. 31 John 5
Proper PSALMS on certain Days:
Mattins E. fong||
Mattins Ev. fong
Christmas Day Pfal. 19, Pfal
89 (45, 85(110, 132 Pfalm 6, Pfal. 102
Pfalm 2, Pfal.113
(32, 38 (130, 143
Pfal. 22, Pfal. 69,