Day of Pentecost Sunday June 4, 2017
The Collect: Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
First Lesson: Acts 2:1-21 read from the New International Version Bible
Psalm 104:25-35,37 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer:
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 read from the New Living Translation Bible
Gospel: John 20:19-23 read from the New Revised Standard Version Bible
Closing Prayer: On June 6th we remember Ini Kopuria founder of The Melanesian Brotherhood