Fifth Sunday of the Year

Fifth of the Year – (LBW 5 Epiphany) – Keep your family safe, O Lord, with unfailing care, that, relying solely on the hope of heavenly grace, they may be defended always by your protection. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy...

First Sunday after Christmas (Holy Family)

First Sunday after Christmas (Holy Family) – Almighty God, you wonderfully created and yet more wonderfully restored the dignity of human nature. In your mercy, let us share the divine life of Jesus Christ who came to share our humanity, and who now lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God,...

Fourth Sunday in Advent

Fourth Sunday in Advent – Pour forth, we beseech you, O Lord, your grace into our hearts, that we, to whom the Incarnation of Christ your Son was made known by the message of an Angel, may by his Passion and Cross be brought to the glory of his Resurrection. Who lives and reigns...

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year (LBW 23 Pentecost) Almighty and everlasting God, increase in us the gifts of faith, hope, and charity; and, that we may obtain what you promise, make us love what you command; through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord. ~Collect of the Day N.B.: While most of the Lutheran world...

Sixteenth Sunday of the Year

Sixteenth Sunday of the Year (LBW Pentecost 9) – Show favor, O Lord, to your servants and mercifully increase the gifts of your grace, that, made fervent in hope, faith and charity, they may be ever watchful in keeping your commands. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you...

Collect for the Fourteenth Sunday

A collect for the Fourteenth Sunday of the year – (LBW Pentecost 7) – O God, who in the abasement of your Son have raised up a fallen world, fill your faithful with holy joy, for on those you have rescued from slavery to sin you bestow eternal gladness. Through our Lord Jesus Christ,...

Sunday Collect

Thirteenth Sunday of the Year (LBW Pentecost 6) – O God, you have prepared for those who love you joys beyond understanding. Pour into our hearts such love for you that, loving you above all things, we may obtain your promises, which exceed all that we can desire; through your Son, Jesus Christ our...

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Easter 6 – O God, from whom all good things come: Lead us by the inspiration of your Spirit to think those things which are right, and by your goodness help us to do them; through your Son, Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God,...

Sunday, 21st of the Year

LBW Pentecost 14 – Collect of the Day – O God, we thank you for your Son who chose the path of suffering for the sake of the world. Humble us by his example, point us to the path of obedience, and give us strength to follow his command; through your Son, Jesus Christ...

Sunday, 19th of the Year

LBW Pentecost 12 – Collect of the Day – Almighty and everlasting God, you are always more ready to hear than we are to pray, and to give more than we either desire or deserve. Pour upon us the abundance of your mercy, forgiving us those things of which our conscience is afraid, and...