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A TABLE OF LESSONS FOR AUGUST.

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A TABLE OF LESSONS FOR DECEMBER.

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FOR THE MOVEABLE AND IMMOVEABLE FEASTS;

TOGETHER WITH THE DAYS OF FASTING AND ABSTINENCE,

THROUGH THE WHOLE YEAR.

RULES

TO KNOW WHEN THE MOVEABLE FEASTS AND HOLY-DAYS BEGIN.

Nine

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ASTER-DAY, on which the rest depend, is always the First Sunday after the and if the Full Moon happen upon a Sunday, Easter-Day is the Sunday after.

*Advent-Sunday is always the nearest Sunday to the Feast of St. Andrew, whether before or after

Septuagesima
Sexagesima

Sunday is

Eight
Quinquagesima

Weeks before Easter.

Seven
Quadragesima

Six
Rogation-Sunday

Five Weeks
Ascension-Day

is

Forty Days
Whit-Sunday

after Easter.

Seven Weeks
Trinity-Sunday

Eight Weeks

A TABLE OF FEASTS,

TO BE OBSERVED IN THIS CHURCH THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

All Sundays in the Year.

St. Bartholomew the Apostle. The Circumcision of our Lord JESUS St. Matthew the Apostle. CHRIST.

St. Michael and all Angels. The Epiphany.

St. Luke the Evangelist. The Conversion of St. Paul.

St. Simon and St. Jude the Apostles. The Purification of the Blessed Virgin. All Saints. St. Matthias the Apostle

St. Andrew the Apostle. The Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin. St. Thomas the Apostle. St. Mark the Evangelist.

The Nativity of our Lord JESUS St. Philip and St. James the Apostles. CHRIST. The Ascension of our Lord JESUS St. Stephen the Martyr. CHRIST.

St. John the Evangelist. St. Barnabas.

The Holy Innocents. The Nativity of St. John the Baptist. Monday and Tuesday in Easter-Week. St. Peter the Apostle.

Monday and Tuesday in Whitsun-Week. St. James the Apostle.

A TABLE OF FASTS.
Ash-Wednesday.

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Good-Friday.

OTHER DAYS OF FASTING,

ON WHICH THE CHURCH REQUIRES SUCH A MEASURE OF ABSTINENCE AS IS MORE ESPE

CIALLY SUITED TO EXTRAORDINARY ACTS AND EXERCISES OF DEVOTION,

BEING THE

I. The Forty Days of Lent.
II. The Ember-Days at the Four Seasons, ( The First Sunday in Lent.

The Feast of Pentecost.
Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday

after September 14, and December 13. III. The three Rogation-Days, being the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before

Holy Thursday, or the Ascension of our Lord.
IV. All the Fridays in the Year, except Christmas Day.

In addition to the above, the first Thursday in November (or, if any other day be appointed by the Civil Authority, then such day) shall be observed as a Day of Thanksgiving to Almighty God, for the Fruits of the Earth, and all other Blessings of his merciful Providence.

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