The Book of Common Prayer 1662

The Book of Common Prayer 1662
  • Title: Manuscript copy of the Book of Common Prayer

  • Date : 1662

  • Catalogue number : Parliamentary Archives, HL/PO/LB/1/36/2

  • Description :

    A manuscript copy of 'The Booke of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church According to the vse of the Church of England Together with the Psalter or Psalmes of David pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches And the Forme or Manner of Making, ordeining and consecrating of Bishops, Priests & Deacons'. The book is authenticated by the signatures of the Convocations of Canterbury and York.

    The 1662 Book of Common Prayer came into use on 24 August 1662.

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