Old Testament: Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67 or Zechariah 9:9-12
Psalter: Psalm 45:10-17 or Song of Solomon 2:8-13 or Psalm 145:8-14
Epistle: Romans 7:15-25
Gospel: Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30
We rejoice, O Christ, for in your tender compassion you shoulder our burdens and ease our heavy hearts. Give us the strength to carry each other as you have carried us. Amen.