Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost, Aug. 13

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

The Old Testament, Epistle and Gospel will be read from New American Standard Bible.

The Collect: Grant to us, Lord, we pray, the spirit to think and do always those things that are right, that we, who cannot exist without you, may by you be enabled to live according to your will; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Track 1 Old Testament: Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28

Track 1 Psalm 105:1-6, 16-22, 45b

Track 2 Old Testament: 1 Kings 19:9-18

Track 2 Psalm 85:8-13

Epistle: Romans 10:5-15

Gospel: Matthew 14:22-33

Closing Prayer: On August 13 we celebrate the life of Jeremy Taylor Bishop of Down, Connor, and Dromore. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

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