Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost, Track 1, Sunday, October 29, 2017
The Collect: Almighty and everlasting God, increase in us the gifts of faith, hope, and charity; and, that we may obtain what you promise, make us love what you command; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
Old Testament: Deuteronomy 34:1-12 read from the Revised Standard Version Bible
Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8 read from the God’s Word Bible
Gospel: Matthew 22:34-46 read from the Holman Christian Standard Bible
Closing Prayer: On November 2nd we celebrate All Soul’s Day a commemoration of all faithful departed.