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saying, Take eat; this (3) is my Body (3) And here to which is given for lay his hand upon

all the Bread. you ; Do this in remembrance of me. Likewise after supper he took (1) the

(4) Here he is to eur; and when he

take the cup is had given thanks, he his hand. gave it to them, saying, Drink ye all of this ; for this (5) is

(5) And here to my blood of the New

lay his hand upon Testament, which is aủ the vessels shed for


and for which contain the many, for the remission of sins: Do this, as oft as shall drink it, in remenbrance of me. Amen.


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Then shall the Minister first receive the Commin, nion in both kinds himself, and then proceedt:

Y deliver the same to the other Ministers in like manner' if any be present) and after that to the People also, in order, into their hands.-And when he delivereth the bread, he shall say,

The Body of our Lord Jesus Christ, which was given for thee, preserve thy soul and body unto everlasting life. Take and eat this in ; remembrance that Christ died for thee, and feed on bim in thy heart by. faith with thanksgiving. And the Minister that delivereth the cup shall say,

The Blood of our Lord Jesus Christ, which was shed for thee, preserve thy soul and body unto ever. lasting lifc. Drink this in remembrance that Christ's Blood was shed for thee and be thankful.

[If the consecrated Bread or Wine be all spent before all have communicated, the El. der may consecrate more, by repeating the Prayer of Consecration.]

[When all have communicated, the Minister shall return to the Lord's Table, and place upon

it what remaineth of the consecrated el. ements, covering the same with a fair Linen Cloth.] Tjen shull the Elder say the Lord's Prayer, the

People repeating after him every Petition.

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 trespasses, as we forgive them that trespass against us : And lead *Ils not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for thine is the Kingdom, and the Power, and the Glory, For ever and ever. Ainen,

After which shall be said as followeth: O Lord and heavenly Father, we tby humble servants desire thy Fatherly goodness mercifully to accept this our

sacrifice of praise and thanksgiving; most humbly beseeching thee to grant that, by the merits and death of thy Son Jesus Christ, and through faith in his blood, we and thy whole church may obtain remission of our sins, and all other benefits of his passion. And hero we offer and present unto thee, O Lord, ourselves, our souls and bodies, to be a reasonable, holy, and lively sacrifice unto thee; humbly beserching thee that all we who are partakers of this holy Communion, may be filled with thy grace and heavenly benediction. And although we be unworthy, through our manifold sins, to offer unto thee any sacrifice, yet we beseech thee to accept this our bounden duty and service; not weighing our merits, but pardoning


our offences, through Jesus Christ our Lord: by whom, and with whom in the unity of the Holy Ghost, all honour and glory be unto thee, 0) Father Almighty, world witbout chd. inen.

Then shall be said, Glory be to God on high, and on earth peace, good will towards men. We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory. O Lord God, heavenly King, God the Father Almighty.

O Lord, the only begotten Son Je. sus Christ; O Lord God, Lamb of God, Son of the Failier that takest away the sins of the world, have mercy "pon us. Thou that takest away the sins of the world, bare mercy upon us. Tkou that takest away the sins of tbe world, receive our prayer. Thou that sittest at the right hand of God the Father, have inercy upon us.

For thou only art holy, thou only art the Lord, thou only, 0 Christ, with the Holy Ghost, art most high in lie glory of God the Father. Amen,

Then the Elder, if he see it expedient, may prit

up an extempore Prayer. and afterwards shall let the People depart with this blessing :

May the peace of God which passeth all understanding, keep your hearts and minds in the knowledge and love of God, and of his Son Jesus Christ our Lord; and the blessing of God Almighty, the Father, the Son, and the Iloly Ghost, be amongst you, and remain with you always. Amen.

N. B. If the Elder be straitened for time, he may omit any part of the service, except the prayer

of Consecration,


The Minislration of BAPTISM O®

Infants. The Minister coming to the font, which is to be filled with pure water shall use the following, or some other exhortation suitable to this sacred Office.

Dearly beloved, forasmuch as all men are conceived and born in sin, and that our Saviour Christ saith, None can enter into the kingdom of God, except he be regenerate und born anew of water and of the Holy

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