To do mercy with our fathers, and to have mind of his holy testament.
The great oath [The oath] that he swore to Abraham, our father,
to give himself to us. That we without dread delivered from the hand of our enemies, serve to him [That we delivered from the hand of our enemies, serve to him without dread],
in holiness and rightwiseness before him in all our days.
And thou, child, shalt be called the prophet of the Highest; for thou shalt go before the face of the Lord, to make ready his ways.
To give science of health to his people, into remission of their sins;
by the inwardness of the mercy of our God, in the which [in which] he springing up from on high hath visited us.
To give light to them that sit in darknesses and in the shadow of death; to direct [to dress] our feet into the way of peace.
And the child waxed, and was comforted in spirit, and was in desert places unto the day [and was in desert till the day] of his showing to Israel.