Old Testament: Isaiah 65:17-25 or Isaiah 12 or Malachi 4:1-2a
Psalter: Psalm 98
Epistle: 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13
Gospel: Luke 21:5-19
God, our God, you hear our cry and listen to our prayer. Grant that we may know that our redeemer lives and, trusting in you, be confident that we will not be lost or forgotten. We ask this in the name of Jesus the Lord. Amen.