Twenty-second Sunday after Pentecost, Track 1 Sunday, November 05, 2017
The Collect: Almighty and merciful God, it is only by your gift that your faithful people offer you true and laudable service: Grant that we may run without stumbling to obtain your heavenly promises; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
Old Testament: Joshua 3:7-17 read from the International Children’s Bible
Psalm 107:1-7, 33-37 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 2:9-13 read from the King James Version Bible
Gospel: Matthew 23:1-12 read from the Lexham English Bible
Closing Prayer: On November 6th we remember William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses.