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A TABLE TO FIND THE DAY OF THE RESURRECTION,
FROM THE PRESENT TIME TILL THE YEAR 1899 INCLUSIVE, ACCORDING TO THE FOREGOING CALENDAR.
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is necessary for the determining of Easter; to find which, look for the Golden Number of the Year in the First Column of the Table, against which stands the day of the Paschal Full Moon; then look in the Third Column for the Sunday Letter, next after the Day of the Full Moon, and the Day of the Month standing, against that Sunday Letter is Easter Day. If the Full Moon happens upon a Sunday then (according to the First Rule) the next Sunday after is Easter Day.
To find the Golden Number, or Prime, add 1 to the Year of our Lord, and then divide by 19; the Remainder, if any, is the Golden Number; but if nothing remaineth, then 19 is the Golden Number.
To find the Dominical or Sunday Letter, according to the Calendar, until the year 1799 inclusive, add to the year of our Lord its Fourth Part, omitting Fractions; and also the Number 1; Divide the Sum by 7; and if there is no Remainder, then A is the Sunday Letter: But if any number remaineth, then the Letter standing against that Number in, the small annexed Table is the Sunday Letter.
For the present Century, that is, from the Year 1800 till the Year 1899 inclusive, add to the current Year only its Fourth Part, and then divide by 7, asid proceed as in the last Rule.
Note, that in all Bissextile or Leap Years, the Letter found as above will be the Sunday Letter, from the intercalated Day exclusive to the End of the Year..
A TABLE TO FIND THE DAY OF THE RESURRECTION,
FROM THE YEAR 1900, TO THE YEAR 2199 INCLUSIVE.
THE Golden Numbers in the foregoing Calendar will point out the days of the Paschal Full Moons, till the Year of our Lord 1900; at which Time. in order that the Ecclesiastical Full Moons may fall nearly on the same Days with the real Full Moons, the Golden Numbers must be removed to different Days of the Calendar, as is done in the annexed Table, which contains so much of the Calendar then to be used, as is necessary for finding the Paschal Full Moons, and the Feast of Easter, from the Year 1900, to the Year 2199 inclusive. This table is to be made use of. in all respects as the First Table before inserted, for finding
Easter till the Year 1899.
16 | 17
TABLE VII.-TABLE OF THE GOLDEN NUMBERS.
THE GOLDEN 9 10
11 | 12
Full Moon. Letters.
5 16 27
At the beginning of Morning Prayer the Minister shall read distinctly with an audible voice some one or more of these Sentences of the Scriptures that follow. And then he shall read that which is written after the said Sentences.
the wicked man turneth
from his wickedness that he hath committed, and doeth that which is lawful and right, he shall save his soul alive. Ezek. xviii. 27.
I acknowledge my transgressions, and my sin is ever before me. Psalm li. 3.
Hide Thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine iniquities. Psalm li. 9.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, Thou wilt not despise. Psalm li. 17.
Rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord your God: for He is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth Him of the evil. Joel ii. 13.
To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against Him: neither have we obeyed the voice of the Lord our God, to walk in His laws which He set before us. Dan. ix. 9, 10.
O Lord, correct me, but with judgment; not in Thine anger, lest Thou bring me to nothing. Jer. x. 24. Psalm vi. 1.
Repent ye; for the Kingdom of heaven is at hand. Matth. iii. 2.
I will arise, and go to my father, and will say unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before thee, and am no more worthy to be called thy son. Luke xv. 18, 19.
Enter not into judgment with Thy servant, O Lord; for in Thy sight shall no man living be justified. Psalm cxliii. 2.
If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us: but if we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 1 John i. 8,
God is a Spirit: and they that worship Him, must worship Him in spirit and in truth. John iv. 24.
Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in Thy sight, O Lord, my Strength and my Redeemer. Psalm xix. 14.
Sentences for Special Seasons.
EHOLD, He cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see Him, and they also which pierced Him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of Him. Rev. i. 7.
He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I come quickly. Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus. Rev. xxii. 20.