These are the lessons of the Twenty-third Sunday after Pentecost.
May we take God at His Word, and prepare ourselves for His Son's return through the reading of the holy scriptures that He has given us through His Holy Spirit.
A Reading from the Old Testament
A Reading from the Psalms
A Reading from the Epistles
A Reading from the Gospel
O God of justice and love, you illuminate our way through life with the words of your Son. Give us the light we need, and awaken us to the needs of others, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.