First Reading: Acts 16:9-15
Epistle: Revelation 21:10, 22-22:5
Gospel: John 14:23-29
Creator of the universe, you made the world in beauty, and restore all
things in glory through the victory of Jesus Christ. We pray that,
wherever your image is still disfigured by poverty, sickness, selfishness,
war and greed, the new creation in Jesus Christ may appear in justice, love,
and peace, to the glory of your name. Amen.