A Weblog Dedicated to the Discussion of the Christian Faith and 21st Century Life

A Weblog Dedicated to the Discussion of the Christian Faith and 21st Century Life
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I do not seek to understand that I may believe, but I believe in order to understand. For this also I believe, –that unless I believed, I should not understand.-- St. Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Scriptures and Prayer for the Day of Pentecost

First Reading: Acts 2:1-21 or Ezekiel 37:1-14

Psalter: Psalm 104:24-34, 35b

Epistle: Romans 8:22-27 or Acts 2:1-21

Gospel: John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
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Empowering God, you gave the church the abiding presence of your Holy Spirit. Look upon your church today and hear our petitions. Grant that, gathered and directed by your Spirit,we may confess Christ as Lord and combine our diverse gifts with a singular passion to continue his mission in this world until we join in your eternal praise. Amen.

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