Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost, September 24

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

The Old Testament and Gospel will be read from the Revised Standard Version Bible

The Collect: Grant us, Lord, not to be anxious about earthly things, but to love things heavenly; and even now, while we are placed among things that are passing away, to hold fast to those that shall endure; 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: Exodus 16:2-15

Track 1 Psalm: Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45

Track 2 Old Testament: Jonah 3:10 – 4:11

Track 2 Psalm: Psalm 145:1-8

Epistle: Philippians 1:21-30

Gospel: Matthew 20:1-16

Closing Prayer: On September 24 we celebrate the life of Anna Ellison Butler Alexander. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses

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