Easter Day Sunday April 21

Easter Day Sunday, April 21, 2019

The Collect: O God, who for our redemption gave your only-begotten Son to the death of the cross, and by his glorious resurrection delivered us from the power of our enemy: Grant us so to die daily to sin, that we may evermore live with him in the joy of his resurrection; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

First Lesson: Acts 10:34-43 read from the American Standard Version Bible

Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 15:19-26 read from the Douay-Rheims (Doweigh-Raimes) Bible

Gospel: John 20:1-18 read from the God’s Word Bible

The Closing Prayer: On April 24 we recognize Genocide Remembrance day. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

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