Prayer Book (Tables of Lessons) Act 1871

  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.This Act may be cited as “The Prayer Book (Tables...

  3. 2. Substitution of Tables of Lessons in Schedule for old tables.

    1. SCHEDULE

      1. First Part Existing Directions prefixed to the Prayer Book to be omitted in future

        1. The Order how the rest of Holy Scripture is appointed to be read

          1. The Old Testament is appointed for the First Lessons at...

          2. The New Testament is appointed for the Second Lessons at...

          3. And to know what Lessons shall be read every day,...

          4. And note that whensoever Proper Psalms or Lessons are appointed,...

          5. Note also that the Collect, Epistle, and Gospel appointed for...

      2. Second Part Directions to be prefixed to the Prayer Book in lieu of the Directions in the First Part of this Schedule

        1. The Order how the rest of Holy Scripture is appointed to be read

          1. The Old Testament is appointed for the First Lessons at...

          2. The New Testament is appointed for the Second Lessons at...

          3. And to know what Lessons shall be read every day,...

          4. If Evening Prayer is said at two different times in...

          5. Upon occasions, to be approved by the Ordinary, other Lessons...

          6. And note that whensoever Proper Psalms or Lessons are appointed,...

          7. Note also that upon occasions to be appointed by the...

          8. If any of the Holy-days for which Proper Lessons are...

          9. Note also that the Collect, Epistle, and Gospel appointed for...