Third Sunday after Pentecost, June 18

The Old Testament, Epistle and Gospel will be read from the God’s Word translation.

The Collect and Psalm will be read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer.

The Collect: Keep, O Lord, your household the Church in your steadfast faith and love, that through your grace we may proclaim your truth with boldness, and minister your justice with compassion; for the sake of our Savior Jesus Christ, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Track 1

Old Testament: Genesis 18:1-15, (21:1-7)

Psalm 116:1,10-17

Track 2

Old Testament: Exodus 19:2-8a

Psalm 100

Epistle: Romans 5:1-8

Gospel: Matthew 9:35-10:23

Closing prayer: On June 18 we celebrate the life of Bernard Mizeki, Catechist and Martyr in Mashonaland

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