Third Sunday after the Epiphany, January 22, 2017
The Collect: Give us grace, O Lord, to answer readily the call of our Savior Jesus Christ and proclaim to all people the Good News of his salvation, that we and the whole world may perceive the glory of his marvelous works; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
Old Testament: Isaiah 9:1-4 read from the New Century Version Bible
Psalm 27:1, 5-13
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 1:10-18 read from the New International Version Bible
Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23 read from the New Living Translation Bible
Closing Prayer: On January 28 we remember Thomas Aquinas: Priest, Friar, and Theologian