This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922. Excerpt: ... VII. THE COLLECTS, EPISTLES, AND GOSPELS RESOLVED: The House of Bishops (the House of Deputies) concurring: That the following change be made in the Collects, Epistles, and Gospels to be used throughout the year; and that the proposed alteration be made known to the several Dioceses in order that it may be adopted by the next General Convention in accordance with the provisions of Article X of the Constitution. (1) That the Collects, Epistles, and Gospels be rearranged in two groups, to follow the order of the Tables of the Church Year, except that Christmas Day and the Epiphany be placed in the first group, with the title only and date, on the page in the second group. (2) That beginning with each season, there be printed as a heading the name of the season, and that a space or printer's symbol be placed between the seasons, to set them apart. (3) That, in accordance with the foregoing, the opening of this Section, (page 52 of the Prayer Book) read as follows:--THE COLLECTS, EPISTLES, AND GOSPELS To be used throughout the year. If The Collect appointed for any Sunday or other Feast may be used at the Evening Service of the day before. THE FIRST BOOK For the Seasons of the Church Year. If The Collect, Epistle, and Gospel appointed for the Sunday shall serve all the week after, where it is not in this Book otherwise ordered. If But Note that on days for which a proper Epistle and Gospel are not provided, and for which a Proper Preface is not appointed, the Priest, in his discretion, may use for the Epistle and Gospel readings selected from the Epistle or Gospel lessons for any day in the same week. (4) That before St. Andrew's Day (page 188 of the Prayer Book) there be similarly printed a heading as follows:--THE SECOND BOOK For the Holy Days of the Year. ...
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