The Fifth Sunday in Lent

Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 43:16–21
Epistle: Philippians 3:8–14
Holy Gospel: Luke 20:9–20

Collect of the Day
Almighty God, by Your great goodness mercifully look upon Your people that we may be governed and preserved evermore in body and soul; 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 in Lent

Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 12:1–6
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 5:16–21
Holy Gospel: Luke 15:1–3, 11b–32

Collect of the Day
Almighty God, our heavenly Father, Your mercies are new every morning; and though we deserve only punishment, You receive us as Your children and provide for all our needs of body and soul. Grant that we may heartily acknowledge Your merciful goodness, give thanks for all Your benefits, and serve You in willing obedience; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.


The First Sunday in Lent

Old Testament Reading: Deuteronomy 26:1–11
Epistle: Romans 10:8b–13
Holy Gospel: Luke 4:1–13

Collect of the Day
O Lord God, You led Your ancient people through the wilderness and brought them to the promised land. Guide the people of Your Church that following our Savior we may walk through the wilderness of this world toward the glory of the world to come; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.


The Transfiguration of Our Lord

Old Testament Reading: Deuteronomy 34:1–12
Epistle: Hebrews 3:1–6
Holy Gospel: Luke 9:28–36

Collect of the Day
O God, in the glorious transfiguration of Your beloved Son You confirmed the mysteries of the faith by the testimony of Moses and Elijah. In the voice that came from the bright cloud You wonderfully foreshowed our adoption by grace. Mercifully make us co-heirs with the King in His glory and bring us to the fullness of our inheritance in heaven; through the same Jesus Christ, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.


The Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany

Old Testament Reading: Jeremiah 17:5–8
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 15:12–20
Holy Gospel: Luke 6:17–26

Collect of the Day
O Lord, graciously hear the prayers of Your people that we who justly suffer the consequence of our sin may be mercifully delivered by Your goodness to the glory of Your name; 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 after the Epiphany

Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 6:1–13
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 14:12b–20
Holy Gospel: Luke 5:1–11

Collect of the Day
O Lord, keep Your family the Church continually in the true faith that, relying on the hope of Your heavenly grace, we may ever be defended by Your mighty power; 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 after the Epiphany

Old Testament Reading: Jeremiah 1:4–10
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 12:31b—13:13
Holy Gospel: Luke 4:31–44

Collect of the Day
Almighty God, You know we live in the midst of so many dangers that in our frailty we cannot stand upright. Grant strength and protection to support us in all dangers and carry us through all temptations; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Third Sunday after the Epiphany

Epistle: 1 Corinthians 12:12–31a
Holy Gospel: Luke 4:16–30

Collect of the Day
Almighty and everlasting God, mercifully look upon our infirmities and stretch forth the hand of Your majesty to heal and defend us; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.