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, July 15, 2018

Scriptures and Prayer for the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

Old Testament: 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19 or Amos 7:7-15

Psalter: Psalm 24 or Psalm 85:8-13

Epistle: Ephesians 1:3-14

Gospel: Mark 6:14-29
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Steadfast God, your prophets set the plumb line of your righteousness and truth in the midst of your people. Grant us the courage to judge ourselves against it. Straighten all that is crooked or warped within us until our hearts and souls stretch upright, blameless and holy, to meet the glory of Christ. Amen.

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