Old Testament: Numbers 21:4b-9
Psalter: Psalm 98:1-5 or Psalm 78:1-2, 34-38
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 1:18-24
Gospel: John 3:13-17
For the healing of the nations, O God, you raised up your Son on the wood of the cross and exalted him as the Lord of all creation. Grant that all who believe in him may have the gift of eternal life and share in the glory of your kingdom, where you live forever and ever. Amen.