Third Sunday after the Epiphany Sunday, January 21, 2018
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: Jonah 3:1-5, 10 read from New American Standard Bible
Psalm 62: 6-14 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 7: 29-31 read from the New Century Version Bible
Gospel: Mark 1:14-20 read from the New International Version Bible
Closing Prayer: On January 27 we celebrate the lives of Lydia, Dorcas, & Phoebe witnesses to the faith.