Second Sunday of Easter, April 24

The Collect: Almighty and everlasting God, who in the Paschal mystery established the new covenant of reconciliation: Grant that all who have been reborn into the fellowship of Christ’s Body may show forth in their lives what they profess by their faith; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

First Lesson: Acts 5:27-32 read from the New Living Translation

Psalm 118:14-29 or Psalm 150 both will be read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

Epistle: Revelation 1:4-8 read from the New Revised Standard Version Anglicized

Gospel: John 20:19-31 read from the Revised Standard Version Bible

Closing Prayer: On April 27 we celebrate the life of Christina Rossetti Poet. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses

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Second Sunday after the Epiphany, Jan. 16

The Collect: Almighty God, whose Son our Savior Jesus Christ is the light of the world: Grant that your people, illumined by your Word and Sacraments, may shine with the radiance of Christ’s glory, that he may be known, worshiped, and obeyed to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with you and the Holy Spirit lives and reigns, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

This is just an FYI. I will be on vacation from the podcast for the next two weeks. Should have a new podcast available for Sunday Jan. 30

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Last Sunday after Pentecost: Christ the King Sunday, Nov. 22

The Collect: Almighty and everlasting God, whose will it is to restore all things in your well beloved Son, the King of kings and Lord of lords: Mercifully grant that the peoples of the earth, divided and enslaved by sin, may be freed and brought together under his most gracious rule; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Track 1 Old Testament: Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 read from the Christian Standard Bible

Track 1 Psalm 100, read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

Track 2 Old Testament: Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 read from the Christian Standard Bible

Track 2 Psalm: Psalm 95:1-7a, read from The Episcopal Church Book of Common Prayer

Epistle: Ephesians 1:15-23 read from the Douay-Rheims Bible

Gospel: Matthew 25:31-46 read from the English Standard Version Bible Anglicized

Closing Prayer:On November 26 we celebrate the life of Isaac Watts Hymnwriter. Read from A Great Cloud of Witnesses.

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