Day of Pentecost, May 28


I am traveling for the next two weeks and will be back on line June 11.

The Collect and Psalm are from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

The First Lesson, Second Lesson and Gospel are from Douay-Rheims Bible

The Collect: Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

First Lesson: Acts 2:1-21 or Numbers 11:24-30

Psalm: Psalm 104:25-35,37

Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 or Acts 2:1-21

Gospel: John 20:19-23 or John 7:37-39

Closing Prayer: On June 1 we celebrate the life of Justin, Martyr at Rome. From A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

For a copy of today’s text in a PDF click here.