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Post Posted:: October 20th, 2015, 6:57 pm 
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The Rule and Exercises of Holy Dying by Jeremy Taylor (1613 - 1667).

This project is now complete! All audio files can be found on our catalog page: http://librivox.org/the-rule-and-exercises-of-holy-dying-by-jeremy-taylor/

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Written by a Church of England clergyman in the time of Cromwell, this work is praised for both its style and content. Taylor's work was much admired by John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, for its devotional quality; and by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Thomas de Quincey, and Edmund Gosse for its literary qualities.

Holy Dying is meant to instruct the reader in the "means and instruments" of preparing for a blessed death, written in a time when death was a constant companion to life and not to be encountered without being ready for it. It assumes illness and a death-bed, with recommended meditations and prayers for the sick, the family, and the clergyman attending to the dying one. ( TriciaG, with help from Wikipedia)


    1. How to claim a part, and "how it all works" here To find a section to record, simply look at point 5. below at the sections. All the ones without names beside them are "up for grabs." Click "Post reply" at the top left of the screen and tell us which section you would like to read (include the section number from the left-most column in the reader list, please). Read points 6. to 8. below for what to do before, during and after your recording.


    2. New to recording? Please read our Newbie Guide to Recording!

    3. Is there a deadline? We ask that you submit your recorded sections within 1-2 months of placing your claim. Please note that to be fair to the readers who have completed their sections in a timely way, if you haven't submitted your recording(s) after two months, your sections will automatically be re-opened for other readers to claim, unless you post in this thread to request an extension. Extensions will be granted at the discretion of the Book Coordinator. If you cannot do your section, for whatever reason, just let me know and it'll go back to the pool. There's no shame in this; we're all volunteers and things happen.Please do not sign up for more sections than you can complete within the two month deadline.

    4. Where do I find the text? Source text: http://www.ccel.org/ccel/taylor/holy_dying
      Original scan, if you have questions about if some of the words were copied wrongly: https://archive.org/details/ruleandexercise18taylgoog

    5. Please claim sections (the numbers in the first column below)! If this is your first recording, please let me know under which name or pseudonym you'd like to appear in the LibriVox catalogue. We can also link to a personal website/blog.

      Prospective Prooflisteners: Please read the Listeners Wanted FAQ before listening! Level of prooflistening requested: special - standard, plus noting any text deviations that significantly change the meaning.

      Please don't download or listen to files belonging to projects in process (unless you are the BC or PL). Our servers are not set up to handle the greater volume of traffic. Please wait until the project has been completed. Thanks!

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    6. BEFORE recording: Please check the Recording Notes: http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430

      Set your recording software to:
      Channels: 1 (Mono)
      Bit Rate: 128 kbps
      Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz

    7. DURING recording:
      No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
      Make sure you add this to the beginning of your recording:
      START of recording (Intro)
      • "Section [number] of The Rule and Exercises of Holy Dying. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit: librivox DOT org"
      • If you wish, say: "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
      • Say:
        "The Rule and Exercises of Holy Dying, by Jeremy Taylor. [Chapter number & name if it's the first section in the chapter; Section name for all sections]"
        Please skip in-line notes, but do read Scripture references.


      END of recording
      • At the end of the section, say:
        "End of Section [number]"
      • If you wish, say:
        "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
      • At the end of the book, say (in addition):
        "End of The Rule and Exercises of Holy Dying, by Jeremy Taylor. "

      There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording, or 10 seconds for files longer than 30 minutes.

      Please remember to check this thread frequently for updates!

    8. AFTER recording
      Need noise-cleaning?
      Listen to your file through headphones. If you can hear some constant background noise (hiss/buzz), you may want to clean it up a bit. The new (free) version 1.3.3. of Audacity has much improved noise-cleaning. See this LibriVox wiki page for a complete guide.
      Save files as
      128 kbps MP3
      holydying_##_taylor_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. holydying_01_taylor_128kb.mp3)


      Transfer of files (completed recordings) Please always post in this forum thread when you've sent a file. Also, post the length of the recording (file duration: mm:ss) together with the link.
      • Upload your file with the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
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        (If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin)
      • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: TriciaG
      • When your upload is complete, you will receive a link - please post it in this thread.
      • If this doesn't work, or you have questions, please check our How To Send Your Recording wiki page.


      Any questions?
      Please post below

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Post Posted:: October 21st, 2015, 2:32 am 

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I'd like to claim sections 1, 2, 6, 7, 16 and 17, to start with. (I'd offer to DPL the rest, but I don't see the little squiggle, so I presume you are doing it yourself?)

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Post Posted:: October 21st, 2015, 5:50 am 
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I've put you in for those sections. Please hold off starting sections 1 and 6 just yet. I haven't figured out how I want the chapter titles to be recorded. They're not in the MW at all yet.

It'll take me until tonight to get the rest of the MW and instructions set up. :)

And yes, I'm going to PL this myself. Thanks for your interest!

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Post Posted:: October 21st, 2015, 4:14 pm 
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OK, I think I'm ready now!

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Post Posted:: October 22nd, 2015, 5:07 am 

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May I have sections 0, 3, 4, & 5?

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Post Posted:: October 22nd, 2015, 5:33 am 
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You're in for those. Thanks!

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Post Posted:: October 23rd, 2015, 4:38 am 

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Irresistible, may I read 8 & 9?


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Post Posted:: October 23rd, 2015, 6:03 am 
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edhumpal wrote:
Irresistible, may I read 8 & 9?

Glad you think so! :) You're in for 8 and 9.


Moving us to Readers Wanted!

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Post Posted:: November 4th, 2015, 12:59 pm 

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May I read sections 19, 20 & 21?


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Post Posted:: November 4th, 2015, 1:28 pm 
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Thank you - you're in!

Let me know if you have any questions, including anything about that special note on what to read in section 19. :)

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Post Posted:: November 4th, 2015, 4:34 pm 

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tg,

I would like to read sections 10, 11 & 12.

I have read a few of your project sections already.

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Post Posted:: November 4th, 2015, 4:51 pm 
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Yes, you have. 8-) Hello again!

I'll put you in for those sections. Have fun!

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Post Posted:: November 5th, 2015, 7:35 pm 

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Here's the Dedication, 23:48

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/holydying_00_taylor_128kb.mp3

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Post Posted:: November 6th, 2015, 6:24 am 
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Thank you, Kristin!

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Post Posted:: November 6th, 2015, 5:02 pm 
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And so we begin. :)

12:55 - "For all the churches agree...internal ministries" - repeated, after a couple further stumbles, at 13:08

13:54 - Stumble & repeat: "But afterward, being admonished.."

15:45 - longish pause after "his station will be without doors"

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