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ISAIAH lx. 22. A little one shall become a thousand, and a small one a strong nation.

ISAIAH lxi. 3. To give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness.

ISAIAH lxiv. 6. We all do fade as a leaf.

JEREMIAH vii. 3. Amend your ways and your doings.

JEREMIAH viii. 11.

Peace, peace, when there is no peace.

JEREMIAH viii. 22.
Is there no balm in Gilead ? is there no physician
there?

JEREMIAH xiii. 23.
Can the Ethiopian change his skin, or the leopard

his spots?

EZEKIEL X. 10.
As if a wheel had been in the midst of a wheel.

EZEKIEL xviii. 2. The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge.

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DANIEL v. 27. Thou art weighed in the balances, and art found wanting

DANIEL vi. 12. The thing is true, according to the law of the Medes and Persians, which altereth not.

HOSEA viii. 7. For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind.

Micah iv. 3. And they shall beat their swords into ploughshares, and their spears into pruning-hooks.

MICAH iv. 4. But they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig-tree.

HABAKKUK ii. 2. Write the vision, and make it plain upon tables, that he may run that readeth it.

MALACHI iv. 2. But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings.

ECCLESIASTICUS X. 20. For a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which had wings shall tell the matter.

ECCLESIASTICUS xiii. 1.
He that toucheth pitch shall be defiled therewith.

ECCLESIASTICUS xiii. 7.
He will laugh thee to scorn.

ESDRAS iv. 51.
Great is truth and mighty above all things.

COMMON PRAYER.

MORNING PRAYER. We have left undone those things which we ought to have done ; and we have done those things which we ought not to have done.

PSALM cv. 18. The iron entered into his soul.

COLLECT FOR THE SECOND SUNDAY IN ADVENT. Read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest.

THE BURIAL SERVICE. In the midst of life we are in death.

Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust.

TATE AND BRADY. Psalm xv. 5.
And though he promise to his loss,
He makes his promise good.

NEW TESTAMENT.

MATTHEW ii. 18. Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not.

MATTHEW iv. 4. Man shall not live by bread alone.

MATTHEW v. 13. Ye are the salt of the earth : but if the salt have lost his savor, wherewith shall it be salted ?

MATTHEW v. 14. Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.

MATTHEW vi. 3. But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth.

MATTIIEW vi. 21. Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.

MATTHEW vi. 24. Ye cannot serve God and Mammon.

MATTIIEW vi. 28. Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin.

MATTHEW vi. 34. Take therefore no thought for the morrow; for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.

MATTHEW vii. 6. Neither cast ye your pearls before swine.

MATTHEW vii. 7. Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.

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MATTHEW viii. 20. The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests; but the Son of Man hath not where to lay his head.

MATTHEW ix. 37. The harvest truly is plenteous, but the laborers are few.

MATTHEW . 16. Be

ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.

MATTIIEW X. 30. But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.

MATTHEW xii. 33. The tree is known by his fruit.

MATTHEW xii. 34. Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.

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