The Book of Common Prayer in Chinese, authorized for the Diocese of North China, 1937.
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1-27 The Order for Morning and Evening Prayer 隨時禱文及謝文 29-45 Occasional Prayers and Thanksgivings 總禱文 47-59 The Litany 欲得救 61-65 週年之祝文書信之福音 67-268 Collects, Epistles and Gospels 聖餐禮文 269-304 The Order for Holy Communion 聖洗禱文 305-322 Holy Baptism 教會問答 323-334 The Catechism 堅振禮文 335-342 The Order for Confirmation 婚姻禱文 343-351 Holy Matrimony 婦女分娩後感謝文 352-354 Thanksgiving of Women after Childbirth 慰問病人文及聖餐禮文 355-363
Visitation of the Sick
殯葬禮文 367-385 The Order for Burial 刻責文 386-389 A Commination 詩篇 396-480 The Psalter 接收禮文 484-491 家庭禱文 492-502 Family Prayers
This translation of the Book of Common Prayer into Chinese was published for the Diocese of North China during the episcopate of Francis Lushington Norris (1864-1945; diocesan bishop 1914-1940). The title page uses the Minguo calendar of the Republic of China as well as the Christian year 1937.
David Griffiths identifies this translation as 18:33 in The Bibliography of the Book of Common Prayer 1549-1999 (London: The British Library; New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2002).
This book was digitized in 2011 by Richard Mammana from a copy of the original provided by Thomas Rae.