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our sins, did shed out of his most, these benefits, and with one accord precious side both water and blood; make our prayers unto him, that and gave commandment to his dis- this Child may lead the rest of his ciples, that they should go teach all lite according to this beginning. nations, and baptize them in the 1 Then shall be said, all knewling, name of the Father, and of the Son, OUR Father, who art in Heaven, beseech thee, the supplications of Kingulum coine; Thy Will be dorie thy Congregation; sa: ctify this wa- on Earth, as it is in Heaven ; Give ter to the mystical washing away of us this day our daily bread; And sin; and grant that this Child, now forgive us our trespasses, as we for. tu be baptized therein, may receive give those who trespass against us ; the fulness of thy grace, and ever And lead us not into temptation ; remain in the number of thy faith- But deliver us from evil. Amen. ful children, through Jesus Christ

T Then shall the Minister say, our Lord. Amen.

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E yield thee hearty thanks, T Then the Minister shall take the Child most merciful Father, that

into his hands, and shail say to the God-it hath pleased thee to regenerate fathers and Godmothers,

this Infunt with thy Holy Spirit, Name this Child.

to receive lüm for thine own Child 1 And then, naming it after them, he shall by adoption, and to incorporate him

dip it in the Water discreetly, or shall pour Water upon it, saying,

irito thy holy Church. And humbly I baptize thee in the name of we beseech thee to grant, that lies and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. righteousness, all being buried Then the Minister shall say,

with Christ in his death, may crulTE receive this Child into the cify the old man, and utterly abo

Flock, and do *sign as he is made Partuker of the * Here the Mi- himn with the sign Death of thy Sor, he may also be nister shall make of the Cross; in to- Partaker of his Resurrection ; so a Cross upon the ken that hereafter that finally, with the residue of thy Child's forehead.

he shall not be holy Church, he may be an Inheri. ashamed to confess the faith of Christ tor of thine everlasting Kingrlorn, crucified, and manfully to fight un- through Christ our Lord. Imeri. der his banner, against sin, the 1 Then, all standing up, the Minister shall world, and the devil; and to con

say to the Godfathers and Godmothers

this Exhortation following: tinue Christ's faithful soldier and serrant unto his life's end. Amen. FORASMUCH as this Childhath

promised by you his Sureties, 1 If those who present the Infant shall de

sire the sign of the Cross to be ornitted, to renouince the devil and all bis although the Church knows no worthy works, to believe in God, and to cause of scruple concerning the same, serve him; ye must remember, that yel, in that case, the Minister may omit it is your parts and duties to see that tha part of the anove which follows the thuis Infant be taught, so soon as he Immersion, or the pouring of Waler on

shall be able to learn, what a soleinn Then shall the Minister say, vow, promise, and profession he hath

brethren, that this Child is re- may know these things the better, generate, and grafted into the body ye shall call upon him to hear Ser. of Christ's Church; let us give mons; and chiefly ye shall provide, thanks unto Almighty God for that he may learn the Creel, the

the Infant.

Lord's Prayer, and the Ten Com-, unto righteousness ; continually mandments, and all other things mortifying all our evil and corrupt which a Christian ought to know affections, and daily proceeding in and believe to his soul's health ; all virtue and godliness of living. and that this Child may be virtuous I Then shall be add, and say, ly brought up to lead a godly and a Christian life: remenibering always,

E are to take care that this YE

Child be brought to the Bishop that Baptism doth represent unto to be confirmed by him, so soon as us our profession ; wirich is, to fol- he can say the Creed, the Lord's low the example of our Saviour Prayer, and the Ten Command. Ctarist, and to be made like unto ments, and is sufficiently instruct. him ; that as he died, and rose again Jed in the other parts of the Church for us, so should we, who are bap- Catechism set forth for that purtized, die from sin, and rise again pose.

THE MINISTRATION OF

PRIVATE BAPTISM OF CHILDREN

IN HOUSES.

The Minister of every Parish shall often admonish the People, that they defer noe the Baptism of their Chikiren louger than the first or second Sunday next after their birth, or other Holy Day falling betiveen, unless upon a great and reasonable Canse. And also they shall warn them, that, without like great cause and necessity, they procure not their Children to be baptized at hoine in their houses. But when need shall compel them so to do, then Baptism shall be administered as followeth. First, let the Minister of the Parisli (or, in bis absence, any other lawfut Minister that cau be procured) with those who are present, call upon God, and say the Lord's Prayer, and so many of the Collects appointed to be said before in the Form of Putilic Baptism, as the time and present exigence will suffer. And then, the Child being named by some one who is preseal, the Minister shall pour water upon it, saying these words:

N. I baptize thee in the name of that as he is made Partaxer of the

, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Partaker of his Resurrection ; so 4 Then the Minister shail give thanks unto that finally, with the residue of thy God, and say,

holy Church, he may be an Inhe. most mereiful Father, that through Christ our Lord. Amen. it hath pleased thee to regenerate this Infant with thy holy Spirit, " And let them not doubt, but that the to receive him for thine own Chili Child so haptized is lawfully and suffi. by adoption, and to incorporate him ciently baptízed, and ought not to be hap

tized again.

Yet nevertheless, if the into thy holy Church. And huin

child which is after this sort haptized, do bly we beseech thee to grant, that

afterwards live; it is expe:lieut that it be he, being dead unto sin, and living brought into the Church, to the ment unto righteousness, and being buri

that if the Minister of the same Parish ed with Christ in his death, may

did himself baptize that Child, the Cro

gregation may be certified of the time crucify the old me, and utterly

form of Baptism, hy hin privatel, before alwish the whole holy of sin ; and used: In whicli case be shallssýssue:

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Certify you, that according to children to be brought unto him ;

the due and prescribed Order of how he blamed those that would the Church, at such u time and at have kept them from him; how he such a place, before divers wit- exhorteth all men to follow their nesses, I baptized this Child. innocency, Ye perceive how, by ( But if the Child were baptized by any his outward gesture and deed, be

other lawful Minister, then the Minister declared his good will toward them: of the Parish where the Child was born for le embraced them in his arms, or christened, shall examine whether the same hath been lawfuily done. And if he laid his hands upon them, and the Alinister shall find, by the answers of blessed them. Doubt ye not there. such as bring the child, that all things tore, but earnestly believe, that he were done as they ought to be then hath likewise favourably received shall receive hiin as one of the flock of this present hfunt ; that he hath true Christian People, saying thus :

embraced him with the arms of his Certify you, that in this case all mercy; and, as he hatha promised due order, concerning the baptizing the blessing of eternal lite, and of this Child; who is now by bap- make him Partaker of his everlasttism incorporated into the Christian ing kingrlom. Wherefore, we beChurch: For our Lord Jesus Christ Jing thus persuaded of the good will doth not deny his grace and mercy of our heavenly Father, declared unto such Infants; but most loving- by his Son Jesus Christ, towart/s ly doth call them unto him, as the this Infunt, let us faithfully and Holy Gospel doth witness to our devonlly give thanks unto him, and comfort on this wise.

say the Prayer which the Lord • Then the Minister shall say as follows: himself taught us.

or else shall pass on to the questions addressed to the Sponsors.

OUR Father, who art in Heaven, Hear the words of the Gospel, written by St. Mark, in the tenth Kingdom come; Thy Will be done

on Earth, as it is in Hearen ; Give chapter, at the thirteenth verse.

to Christ, that he should touch forgive us our trespasses, as we for. them; and his disciples rebuked give those who trespass against us; those who brought them. But But deliver us from evil. Amen.

And lead us not into temptation ; when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said unto them, 1 Then shall the Minister demand the Sulter the little children to come

name of the Child: which being by the

Golfashersárn}Godmothers pronounced, unto me, and forbid them not ; for

the Minister shall say as follows: of such is the kingdom of God. Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingrlom of all his works, the rain pomp and

Child, renounce the devil and Gol as a little child, he shall not enter therein. And he took thern Iglory of the world, with all coveto up in his arms, put his hands upon sinful desires of the flesh ; so that

jous ilesires of the same, and the them, and blessed them. 9 Afier le fiospel is read, the Minister thou wilt not follow, nor be led by shall make this briel Exhortation

them?

upon the words of the Gospel:

Ans. I renowice them all; and,

-not pel the words of our Saviour to follow, nor le led by them. Christ, that he commanded the Minis. Dost thou believe all the

Lorul's Prayer, and the Ten Com- unto righteousness ; continually mandraents, and all other things mortifying all our evil and corrupt which a Christian ought to know affections, and daily proceeding in and believe to his soul's health; all virtue and godliness of living. and that this Child may be virtuous Then shall he add, and say, ly brought up to lead a godly and a

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are to take care that this Christian life: remembering always, Child be brought to the Bishop that Baptism doth represent unto to be confirmed by him, so soon as us our profession; which is, to fol- he can say the Creed, the Lord's low the example of our Saviour Prayer, and the Ten Command. Christ, and to be made like unto ments, and is sufficiently instructe him ; that as he died, and rose agained in the other parts of the Church for us, so should we, who are bap- Catechism set forth for that purtized, die from sin, and rise again'pose.

THE MINISTRATION OF

PRIVATE BAPTISM OF CHILDREN

IN HOUSES.

The Minister of every Parish shall often admonish the People, that they defer not the Baptism of their Children longer than the first or second Bunday next after their

birth, or other Holy Day falling betiveen, unless upon a grcat and reasonable Cause. 19 And also they shall warn them, that, without like great cause and necessity, they

procure not their Children to be baptized at boine in their houses. But when weed shall compel them so to do, then Baptism shall be administered as followeih. First, let the Minister of the Parish (or, in bis absence, any other lawful Minister that cau be procured) with those who are present, call upon God, and say the Lord's Prayer, and so many of the Collects appointed to be said before in the Form of Public Baptism, as the time and present exigence will suffer. And then, the Child being named by some one who is present, the Minister shall pour water upon it,

saying these words: N. Ihbaptize thee in the name of that as he is made Partaxer of the

, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Partaker of his Resurrection ; so 9 Then the Minister shail give thanks unto that finally, with the residue of thy Gord, and say,

holy Church, he may be an Inhe. We . ,

most merciful Father, that through Christ our Lord. Ancil. it hath pleased thee to regenerate this Infiint with thy holy Spirit, I And let them not douht, but that the to receive him for thine own Child Child so baptized is lawfully and suffi. by adoption, and to incorporate him ciently baptized, and ought not to be hap

tized again. into thy holy Church. And hum

Yet nevertheless, if the

child which is after this sort haptized, do bly we besecch thee to grant, that afterwards live; it is expe:lient that it be he, being dead unto sin, and living brought into the Church, to the intent unto righteousness, and being buri

that if the Minister of the same Parish ed with Christ in his death, may

did himself baptize that Child, the Crocrucify the old me, and utterly agregation may be certified of the time almolinh the whole holy of sin; and used: In which case be whw. ssý tuus:

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Certify you, that according to children to be brought unto him

the due and prescribed Order of how he blamed those that would the Church, at such a time and at have kept them from him; how he such a place, before divers wit-exhorteth all men to follow their nesses, I baptized this Child. innocency. Ye perceive how, by | But if the Child were baptized by any his outward gesture and deed, he

other lawful Minister, then the Minister declared his good will toward them: of the Parish where the Child was born for le embraced them in his arms, or christened, shall examine whether the same hath been lawsuily done. And if he laid his hands upon them, and the Minister shall find, by the answers of blessed them. Doubt ye not there. such as bring the child, that all things fore, but earnestly believe, that he were done as they ought to be; then hath likewise favourably received shall not he christen the Child again, but shall receive hiin as one of the flock of this present Infant ; that he hath true Christian People, saying thus :

embraced him with the armıs of his I

is well done, and according unto in his holy worl, will give unto him due ortler, concerning the baptizing the blessing of eternal life, and of this Child; who is now by bap- make him Fartaker of his everlast. tism incorporated into the Christian sing kingrlom. Wherefore, we be. Church: For our Lord Jesus Christling thus persuaded of the good will doth not deny his grace and niercy of our heavenly Father, declared unto such Infants ; but most loving- by his Son Jesus Christ, towar's ly doth call them unto him, as the this infunt, let us faithfully and Holy Gospel doth witness to our devoully give thanks unto him, and comfort on this wise.

say the Prayer which the Lord Then the Minister shall say as follows: himself taught us. or else shall pass on to the questions ad UR Father, who art in Heaven, dressed to the Sponsors.

Flear the words of the Gospel, Kingdom come; Thy Will be done written by St. Mark, in the tenth

on Earth, as it is in Heaven ; Give chapter, at the thirteenth verse. THEY brought young children

us this day our daily breall; And to Christ, that he should touch forgive us our trespasses, as we for. them; and his disciples rebuked And lead us not into temptation;

give those who trespass Against us; those who brought them. when Jesus saw it, he was much Butdeliver us from evil. Amen. displeased, and said unto them, i Then shall the Minister demand the Sulter the little children to come

name of the Child: which being hy the

Godfatheream(iodmothers pronounced, unto me, and forbid them not ; for

the Minister shall say as follows: of auch is the kingdom of God. Verily I say unto you, Whosoever DOS

OST thou, in the name of this shall not receive the kingilom of

Child, renounce the devil and Gol as a little child, he shall not

all his works, the rain pomp and enter therein. And he took them Iglory of the world, with all covetup in his arms, put his hands upon sinful desires of the flesh ; so that

ous desires of the same, and the them, and 'blessed them.

Alier le fiospel is read, the Minister thou wilt not follow, uor be led by shall make this briel Exhortation

them? the words of the Gospel:

Ans. I renounce them all; and, BELI ELOVED, ye liear in this Gos- by God's helt, will endeavour not

pel the words of our Saviour to follow, no: le led by them. Christ, that he commanded the Minis. Dost thou believe all the

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