Old Testament: Song of Solomon 2:8-13 or Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-9
Epistle: James 1:17-27
Gospel: Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
Blessed are you, O Lord and Lover, source of beauty and depth of passion. Strengthen and inspire us to do the word we hear and live the faith we confess. Amen.