The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

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Epistle: Colossians 1:1–14
Holy Gospel: Luke 10:25–37

Collect of the Day
Lord Jesus Christ, in Your deep compassion You rescue us from whatever may hurt us. Teach us to love You above all things and to love our neighbors as ourselves; for You live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Trinity Sunday

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Old Testament Reading: Proverbs 8:1–4, 22–31
Second Reading: Acts 2:14a, 22–36
Holy Gospel: John 8:48–59

Collect of the Day
Almighty and everlasting God, You have given us grace to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity by the confession of a true faith and to worship the Unity in the power of the Divine Majesty. Keep us steadfast in this faith and defend us from all adversities; for You, O Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, live and reign, one God, now and forever.


Pentecost Sunday

Old Testament: Genesis 11:1–9
Epistle: Acts 2:1–21
Holy Gospel: John 14:23–31

Collect of the Day
O God, on this day You once taught the hearts of Your faithful people by sending them the light of Your Holy Spirit. Grant us in our day by the same Spirit to have a right understanding in all things and evermore to rejoice in His holy consolation; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen


The Seventh Sunday of Easter

First Reading: Acts 1:12–26
Holy Gospel: John 17:20–26

Collect of the Day
O King of glory, Lord of hosts, uplifted in triumph far above all heavens, leave us not without consolation but send us the Spirit of truth whom You promised from the Father; for You live and reign with Him and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

The Sixth Sunday of Easter

First Reading: Acts 16:9–15
Epistle: Revelation 21:9–14, 21–27
Holy Gospel: John 16:23–33

Collect of the Day
O God, the giver of all that is good, by Your holy inspiration grant that we may think those things that are right and by Your merciful guiding accomplish them; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.


The Fifth Sunday of Easter

First Reading: Acts 11:1–18
Holy Gospel: John 16:12–22

Collect of the Day
O God, You make the minds of Your faithful to be of one will. Grant that we may love what You have commanded and desire what You promise, that among the many changes of this world our hearts may be fixed where true joys are found; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.


The Fourth Sunday of Easter

Epistle: Revelation 7:9–17
Holy Gospel: John 10:22–30

Collect of the Day
Almighty God, merciful Father, since You have wakened from death the Shepherd of Your sheep, grant us Your Holy Spirit that when we hear the voice of our Shepherd we may know Him who calls us each by name and follow where He leads; through the same Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

The Third Sunday of Easter

Old Testament Reading: Acts 9: 1-22
Epistle Reading: Revelation 5: 1-7
Holy Gospel Reading: John 21: 1-14

Collect of the Day
O God, through the humiliation of Your Son You raised up the fallen world. Grant to Your faithful people, rescued from the peril of everlasting death, perpetual gladness and eternal joys; through Jesus Christ, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.