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Epiphany III from
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Almighty and everlasting God, mercifully look
infirmities, and in all our dangers and necessities stretch forth thy
hand to help and defend us; through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Rom. 12. 16
BE not wise in your own conceits.
no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all
Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto
for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the
Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him
for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head. Be not
overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
THE GOSPEL. S. Matth. 8. 1
WHEN he was come down from the mountain, great
followed him. And, behold, there came a leper and worshipped him,
saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean. And Jesus
forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou clean.
immediately his leprosy was cleansed. And Jesus saith unto him,
thou tell no man, but go thy way, shew thyself to the priest, and offer
the gift that Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them. And
Jesus was entered into Capernaum, there came unto him a centurion
him, and saying, Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy,
tormented. And Jesus saith unto him, I will come and heal
The centurion answered and said, Lord, I am not worthy that thou
come under my roof; but speak the word only, and my servant shall be
For I am a man under authority, having soldiers under me: and I say
this man, Go, and he goeth; and to another, Come, and he cometh; and to
my servant, Do this, and he doeth it. When Jesus heard it, he
and said to them that followed, Verily I say unto you, I have not found
so great faith, no, not in Israel. And I say unto you, That many
shall come from the east and west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and
Isaac, and Jacob, in the kingdom of heaven. But the children of
kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness: there shall be weeping
gnashing of teeth. And Jesus said unto the centurion, Go thy way,
and as thou hast believed, so be it done unto thee. And his
was healed in the self-same hour.
O PRAISE the Lord from the heavens: /
in the heights.
Ant. Praise him, all ye angels of
praise him, all his host.
3 Praise him, sun and moon: / praise him, all
4 Praise him, all ye heavens, / and ye waters
above the heavens.
5 Let them praise the Name of the Lord; / for
and they were created.
6 He hath made them fast for ever and ever: /
given them a law which shall not be broken.
Glory be. Repeat Antiphon.
15 The nations shall fear thy Name, O Lord, /
the kings of the earth thy Majesty;
16 When the Lord shall build up Sion. / and
when he hath
appeared in his glory;
17 When he hath turned him unto the prayer of
destitute. / and hath not despised their desire.
Alleluia, All. This shall be
those that shall come after; / and a people which shall be born shall
the Lord. All.
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