Tenth Sunday after Pentecost Sunday, July 29, 2018 Tract 1
The Collect: O God, the protector of all who trust in you, without whom nothing is strong, nothing is holy: Increase and multiply upon us your mercy; that, with you as our ruler and guide, we may so pass through things temporal, that we lose not the things eternal; 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 11:1-15 read from the New Century Version Bible
Psalm 14 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer
Epistle: Ephesians 3:14-21 read from the New International Version Bible
Gospel: John 6:1-21 read from the New Living Translation Bible
The Closing Prayer: On August 3, we remember George Freeman Bragg, Jr. Priest, read from A great Cloud of Witnesses