Last Sunday after Epiphany Sunday, February 26, 2017
The Collect: O God, who before the passion of your only begotten Son revealed his glory upon the holy mountain: Grant to us that we, beholding by faith the light of his countenance, may be strengthened to bear our cross, and be changed into his likeness from glory to glory; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
Old Testament: Exodus 24:12-18 read from the New International Version Bible
Psalm 2 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer
Epistle: 2 Peter 1:16-21 read from the New Living Translation Bible
Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 read from the New Revised Standard Version Bible
The Closing Prayer: On February 28 we celebrate the lives of Anna Julia Haywood Cooper and Elizabeth Evelyn Wright, Educators.