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NOVEMBER hath XXX Days.

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THE CALENDAR; WITH THE TABLE OF LESSONS.

Note, that (a) Ecclus. 25. is to be read only to ver. 13. and (b) Ecclus. 30. only to ver. 18. and (c) Ecclus. 46. only to ver. 20.

EVENING.

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PROPER LESSONS

TO BE READ AT

MORNING AND EVENING PRAYER

ON THE

SUNDAYS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

The first Sunday in Advent.

MORNING. Isaiah i.

Inick began to prophesy B.c. 760, and he prophesied for 60 years. The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.

* Well may the heavens and the earth Hear, 0 heavens, and give · be thus appealed to ! They, in their ear, ( earth: for the LORD courses, obey the word of Him who hath spoken, I have nou

created them. Shall man disobey ? rished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against me. 3 The ox know

3 Men, more senseless and more uneth his owner, and the ass grateful than the beasts which perish, his master's crib: but Israel rebel against their Creator's will. doth not know, my people

4 Filial disobedience is aggravated, doth not consider. * Ah sin

when viewed as a base return for all fal nation, a people laden

a parent's care and anxiety in our

nurture and bringing up. So sin is with iniquity, a seed of evil- aggravated, when viewed as an ofdoers, children that are cor- fence against a heavenly Father, who rupters: they have forsaken freely giveth us all things. the LORD, they have provoked the Holy One of Israel unto anger, they are gone away backward.

5 God afflicts us, nationally and in"Why should ye be stricken dividually, for our good, to bring us any more? ye will revolt to repentance. more and more : the whole head is sick, and the whole heart

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faint. 6 From the sole of the 6 Under this figurative language is foot even unto the head there

described the disordered state of the

Jewish Church *. is no soundness in it; but wounds, and bruises, and putrifying sores: they have not been closed, neither bound up, neither mollified with ointment. Your country is desolate, your cities are burned with fire: your land, strangers devour it in your presence, and it is desolate, as overthrown by strangers. 8 Jerusalem- the Church-is cap* And the daughter of Zion tive and desolate, solitary and foris left as a cottage in a vine- saken, unprotected and afraid. The yard, as a lodge in a garden attliction of the Church is the saddest

affliction for any people. of cucumbers, as a besieged city. Except the Lord of hosts had left unto us a very small remnant, we should have been as Sodom, and we should have been like unto Gomorrah. 10 The wickedness of God's people 10 Hear the word of the Lord, was like that of Sodom and Gomorye rulers of Sodom; give ear

rah. unto the law of our God, ye people of Gomorrah. To what purpose is the multitude of your sacrifices unto me? saith the Lord: I am full of the burnt offerings of rams, and the fat of fed beasts; and I delight not in the blood of bullocks, or of lambs, or of he-goats. 13 The solemn meeting of impeni13 When ye come to appear

tent and unholy worshippers is inibefore me, who hath required quity. Hypocrisy deepens sin. this at your hand, to tread my courts ? Bring no more vain oblations ; incense is an abomination unto me; the new moons and sabbaths, the calling of assemblies, I cannot away with ; it is iniquity, even the solemn meeting. Your new moons and your appointed feasts my soul hateth : they are a trouble unto me; I am weary to bear

15 Though faith without works be them. And when ye spread dead, yet the mere outward obserforth your hands, I will hide vance of religion can never commine eyes from you : yea,

pensate for want of purity of heart. when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood. Wash

you, 16 Let me, in this my hour of wormake you clean ; put away ship, bring a clean heart and a right the evil of your doings from mind. before mine eyes; cease to do evil ; learn to do well; seek judgment, relieve the oppressed, judge the fatherless, plead for the widow. 18 Come now,

18 Blessed truth! None must deand let us reason together, spair. The blood of Christ cleanseth saith the Lord: though your from all sin. God allows that plea.

The first sin was described as a wound, Gen. iii. 15. Hence unchecked sin is too justly compared to a spreading ulcer.

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