Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost, Aug. 5 2018 Tract 1

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost Sunday, August 05, 2018 Tract 1

The Collect: Let your continual mercy, O Lord, cleanse and defend your Church; and, because it cannot continue in safety without your help, protect and govern it always by your goodness; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Old Testament: 2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a read from the New Revised Standard Version Bible

Psalm 51:1-13 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

Epistle: Ephesians 4:1-16 read from the New Revised Standard Version Bible Anglicised

Gospel: John 6:24-35 read from the Revised Standard Bible

Closing Prayer: On August 7th we remember John Mason Neale, Priest, Scholar and Translator. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

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