Old Testament: Daniel 3:14–20, 24–28
Psalter: Canticle 13 (Apocrypha)
Gospel: John 8:31–42
Almighty God our heavenly Father, renew in us the gifts of your mercy; increase our faith, strengthen our hope, enlighten our understanding, widen our charity, and make us ready to serve you; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.