Last Sunday after the Epiphany, Feb. 23

The Collect: O God, who before the passion of your only begotten Son revealed his glory upon the holy mountain: Grant to us that we, beholding by faith the light of his countenance, may be strengthened to bear our cross, and be changed into his likeness from glory to glory; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Old Testament: Exodus 24:12-18 read from the Douay-Rheims Bible

Psalm 2 or 99 both will be read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

Epistle: 2 Peter 1:16-21 read from the God’s Word Bible

Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 read from the Holman Christian Standard Bible

Closing Prayer: On February 26 we celebrate the life of Emily Malbone Morgan, Prophetic Witness. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

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