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 22, 2018

Scriptures and Prayer for the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

Old Testament: 2 Samuel 7:1-14a or Jeremiah 23:1-6

Psalter: Psalm 89:20-37 or Psalm 23

Epistle: Ephesians 2:11-22

Gospel: Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
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Holy God of Israel, ever present and moving among your people, draw us near to you, that in place of hostility there may be peace; in place of loneliness, compassion; in place of aimlessness, direction; and in place of sickness, healing; through Christ Jesus, in whom you draw near to us. Amen.

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