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AND ADMINISTRATION OF
RITES AND CEREMONIES OF THE CHURCH,
ACCORDING TO THE USE OF
The Protestant Episcopal Church
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA:
THE PSALTER, OR PSALMS OF DAVID.
D. APPLETON & COMPANY,
443 & 445 BROADWAY.
Philadelphia, June 7, 1845.
I do hereby certify, that this edition of the Common Prayer Book, the Articles, Offices, and Metre Psalms and Hymns, has been duly compared with a Standard Book, and corrected, by a Presbyter of this Diocese, appointed by the Standing Committee thereof.
President of the Standing Committee of the
THE RATIFICATION OF
THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER.
By the Bishops, the Clergy, and the Laity of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America, in Convention, this Sixteenth Day of October, in the Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine.
THIS Convention having, in their present session, set forth
A Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, do hereby establish the said Book: And they declare it to be the Liturgy of this Church: And require that it be received as such by all the members of the same: And this Book shall be in use from and after the First Day of October, in the Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and ninety.