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Vale Church Services
Vale Church Events
Lectionary
November 2019
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
 
CW* All Saints’ Day
All Saints’ Day is celebrated on either 1 November or on Sunday 3 November; if the latter there may be a secondary celebration on 1 November.
If All Saints’ Day is celebrated only on 1 November:
All Saints’ Day

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Gold or White

Principal Feast
Principal Service
Daniel 7.1-3,15-18
Psalm 149
Ephesians 1.11-23
Luke 6.20-31

Third Service
Isaiah 35
Luke 9.18-27
Morning Psalms
Psalms 15, 84, 149

Second Service
Isaiah 65.17-25
Hebrews 11.32 - 12.2
Evening Psalms
Psalms 148, 150

Collect

Almighty God,
you have knit together your elect
in one communion and fellowship
in the mystical body of your Son Christ our Lord:
grant us grace so to follow your blessed saints
in all virtuous and godly living
that we may come to those inexpressible joys
that you have prepared for those who truly love you;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God, the source of all holiness and giver of all good things:
may we who have shared at this table
as strangers and pilgrims here on earth
be welcomed with all your saints
to the heavenly feast on the day of your kingdom;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of holiness,
your glory is proclaimed in every age:
as we rejoice in the faith of your saints,
inspire us to follow their example
with boldness and joy;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: All Saints’ Day

BCP: BCP Holy Communion

Revelation 7.2-12Matthew 5.1-12

BCP Collect

O Almighty God, who hast knit together thine elect in one communion and fellowship, in the mystical body of thy Son Christ our Lord; Grant us grace so to follow thy blessed Saints in all virtuous and godly living, that we may come to those unspeakable joys, which thou hast prepared for them that unfeignedly love thee; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW* (All Saints’ Day)
All Saints’ Day is celebrated on either 1 November or on Sunday 3 November; if the latter there may be a secondary celebration on 1 November.
On 1 November if the primary material is used on the Sunday:

All Saints’ Day

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Gold or White

Principal Service
Isaiah 56.3-8 or
2 Esdras 2.42-48
Psalm 33.1-5
Hebrews 12.18-24
Matthew 5.1-12

Third Service
Wisdom 5.1-16 or
Jeremiah 31.31-34
2 Corinthians 4.5-12
Morning Psalms
Psalms 111, 112, 117

Second Service
Isaiah 66.20-23
Colossians 1.9-14
Evening Psalm
Psalm 145

Collect

Almighty God,
you have knit together your elect
in one communion and fellowship
in the mystical body of your Son Christ our Lord:
grant us grace so to follow your blessed saints
in all virtuous and godly living
that we may come to those inexpressible joys
that you have prepared for those who truly love you;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God, the source of all holiness and giver of all good things:
may we who have shared at this table
as strangers and pilgrims here on earth
be welcomed with all your saints
to the heavenly feast on the day of your kingdom;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of holiness,
your glory is proclaimed in every age:
as we rejoice in the faith of your saints,
inspire us to follow their example
with boldness and joy;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW
If All Saints’ Day is celebrated only on Sunday 3 November.

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-01

Green

Holy Communion
Romans 9.1-5
Psalm 147.13-end
Luke 14.1-6

Morning Prayer
Psalms 139
Ecclesiasticus 27.30-28.9 or
Ezekiel 34.17-end
John 14.1-14

Evening Prayer
Psalms 130, 131, 137
2 Kings 19.20-36
Philippians 3.1-4.1

Additional Weekday Lectionary
2 Samuel 11.1-17
Matthew 14.1-12

Collect

Blessed Lord,
who caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning:
help us so to hear them,
to read, mark, learn and inwardly digest them
that, through patience, and the comfort of your holy word,
we may embrace and for ever hold fast
the hope of everlasting life,
which you have given us in our Saviour Jesus Christ,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God of all grace,
your Son Jesus Christ fed the hungry
with the bread of his life
and the word of his kingdom:
renew your people with your heavenly grace,
and in all our weakness
sustain us by your true and living bread;
who is alive and reigns, now and for ever.

Additional Collect

Merciful God,
teach us to be faithful in change and uncertainty,
that trusting in your word
and obeying your will
we may enter the unfailing joy of Jesus Christ our Lord.

6:30 pm
Music Group Practice
The Music Group lead our singing at the Family Eucharist
7:45 pm
Choir Practice
The choir lead our singing at the Parish Eucharist
CW All Souls’ Day
Commemoration of the Faithful Departed (All Souls’ Day)

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Red or Green / purple

Lesser Festival Eucharistic Lectionary
Lamentations 3.17-26, 31-33 or
Wisdom 3.1-9
Psalm 23 or
27.1-6, 16-17
Romans 5.5-11 or
1 Peter 1.3-9
John 5.19-25 or
John 6.37-40

Holy Communion
Romans 11.1-2, 11-12, 25-29
Psalm 94.14-19
Luke 14.1, 7-11

Morning Prayer
Psalms 120, 121, 122
Ecclesiasticus 28.14-end or
Ezekiel 36.16-36
John 14.15-end

Evening Prayer
Psalm 118
2 Kings 20
Philippians 4.2-end

Evening Prayer on the Eve of All Saints’ Sunday
Psalms 1, 5
Ecclesiasticus 44.1-15 or
Isaiah 40.27-31
Revelation 19.6-10

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Isaiah 43.15-21
Acts 19.1-10

Collect

Eternal God, our maker and redeemer,
grant us, with all the faithful departed,
the sure benefits of your Son’s saving passion
and glorious resurrection
that, in the last day,
when you gather up all things in Christ,
we may with them enjoy the fullness of your promises;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God of love,
may the death and resurrection of Christ
which we have celebrated in this eucharist
bring us, with all the faithful departed,
into the peace of your eternal home.
We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ,
our rock and our salvation,
to whom be glory for time and for eternity.

Collect on the Eve of 4 before Advent

Almighty and eternal God,
you have kindled the flame of love
in the hearts of the saints:
grant to us the same faith and power of love,
that, as we rejoice in their triumphs,
we may be sustained by their example and fellowship;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Collect on the Eve of All Saints’

Almighty God,
you have knit together your elect
in one communion and fellowship
in the mystical body of your Son Christ our Lord:
grant us grace so to follow your blessed saints
in all virtuous and godly living
that we may come to those inexpressible joys
that you have prepared for those who truly love you;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

CW* All Saints’ Sunday
All Saints’ Sunday
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-03

Gold or White

Principal Feast
Sunday between 30 October and 5 November if this is kept as All Saints’ Sunday
Principal Service
Daniel 7.1-3,15-18
Psalm 149
Ephesians 1.11-23
Luke 6.20-31

Third Service
Isaiah 35
Luke 9.18-27
Morning Psalms
Psalms 15, 84, 149

Second Service
Isaiah 65.17-25
Hebrews 11.32 - 12.2
Evening Psalms
Psalms 148, 150

Collect

Almighty God,
you have knit together your elect
in one communion and fellowship
in the mystical body of your Son Christ our Lord:
grant us grace so to follow your blessed saints
in all virtuous and godly living
that we may come to those inexpressible joys
that you have prepared for those who truly love you;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God, the source of all holiness and giver of all good things:
may we who have shared at this table
as strangers and pilgrims here on earth
be welcomed with all your saints
to the heavenly feast on the day of your kingdom;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of holiness,
your glory is proclaimed in every age:
as we rejoice in the faith of your saints,
inspire us to follow their example
with boldness and joy;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW* 4 before Advent
The Fourth Sunday before Advent

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-03

Red or Green

Sunday between 30 October and 5 November inclusive
For use if the Feast of All Saints is celebrated on 1 November
Principal Service
Isaiah 1.10-18
Psalm 32.1-8
2 Thessalonians 1.1-12
Luke 19.1-10

Third Service
Psalm 87
Job 26
Colossians 1.9-14

Second Service
Psalm 145*
Lamentations 3.22-33
John 11.[1-31]32-44

Collect

Almighty and eternal God,
you have kindled the flame of love
in the hearts of the saints:
grant to us the same faith and power of love,
that, as we rejoice in their triumphs,
we may be sustained by their example and fellowship;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Lord of heaven,
in this eucharist you have brought us near
to an innumerable company of angels
and to the spirits of the saints made perfect:
as in this food of our earthly pilgrimage
we have shared their fellowship,
so may we come to share their joy in heaven;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of glory,
touch our lips with the fire of your Spirit,
that we with all creation
may rejoice to sing your praise;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: The Twentieth Sunday after Trinity

BCP: BCP Holy Communion

Ephesians 5.15-21
Matthew 22.1-14

BCP Collect

O Almighty and most merciful God, of thy bountiful goodness keep us, we beseech thee, from all things that may hurt us; that we, being ready both in body and soul, may cheerfully accomplish those things that thou wouldest have done; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

7:00 am
Said Eucharist
A quiet celebration of Holy Communion without any hymns

10:15 am
Treasure Seekers in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Treasure Seekers, the Vale Church Sunday School, meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms, before coming up to church later in the service
10:30 am
Parish Eucharist
The Parish Eucharist, with hymns. Treasure Seekers (Junior Church) meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms from 10.15am)
CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-04

Red or Green

Holy Communion
DEL week 31
Romans 11.29-end
Psalm 69.31-37
Luke 14.12-14

Morning Prayer
Psalms 2, 146 (or) 123, 124, 125, 126
Isaiah 1.1-20
Matthew 1.18-end

Evening Prayer
Psalms 92, 96, 97 (or) 127, 128, 129
Daniel 1
Revelation 1

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Esther 3.1-11, 4.7-17
Matthew 18.1-10

Collect

Almighty and eternal God,
you have kindled the flame of love
in the hearts of the saints:
grant to us the same faith and power of love,
that, as we rejoice in their triumphs,
we may be sustained by their example and fellowship;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Lord of heaven,
in this eucharist you have brought us near
to an innumerable company of angels
and to the spirits of the saints made perfect:
as in this food of our earthly pilgrimage
we have shared their fellowship,
so may we come to share their joy in heaven;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of glory,
touch our lips with the fire of your Spirit,
that we with all creation
may rejoice to sing your praise;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

2:00 pm
Requiem Mass for All Souls
7:30 pm
Bell Ringing Practice
Bell ringing practice in church.
CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-05

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Romans 12.5-16
Psalm 131
Luke 14.15-24

Morning Prayer
Psalms 5, 147.1-12 (or) 132, 133
Isaiah 1.21-end
Matthew 2.1-15

Evening Prayer
Psalms 98, 99, 100 (or) (134), 135
Daniel 2.1-24
Revelation 2.1-11

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Ezekiel 18.21-end
Matthew 18.12-20

Collect

Almighty and eternal God,
you have kindled the flame of love
in the hearts of the saints:
grant to us the same faith and power of love,
that, as we rejoice in their triumphs,
we may be sustained by their example and fellowship;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Lord of heaven,
in this eucharist you have brought us near
to an innumerable company of angels
and to the spirits of the saints made perfect:
as in this food of our earthly pilgrimage
we have shared their fellowship,
so may we come to share their joy in heaven;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of glory,
touch our lips with the fire of your Spirit,
that we with all creation
may rejoice to sing your praise;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW Leonard, 6th century; William Temple, 1944
Leonard, Hermit, 6th century
William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury, Teacher of the Faith, 1944

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-06

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Romans 13.8-10
Psalm 112
Luke 14.25-33

Morning Prayer
Psalms 9, 147.13-end (or) 119.153-end
Isaiah 2.1-11
Matthew 2.16-end

Evening Prayer
Psalms 111, 112, 116 (or) 136
Daniel 2.25-end
Revelation 2.12-end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Proverbs 3.27-end
Matthew 18.21-end

Collect

Almighty and eternal God,
you have kindled the flame of love
in the hearts of the saints:
grant to us the same faith and power of love,
that, as we rejoice in their triumphs,
we may be sustained by their example and fellowship;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Lord of heaven,
in this eucharist you have brought us near
to an innumerable company of angels
and to the spirits of the saints made perfect:
as in this food of our earthly pilgrimage
we have shared their fellowship,
so may we come to share their joy in heaven;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of glory,
touch our lips with the fire of your Spirit,
that we with all creation
may rejoice to sing your praise;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: Leonard, Confessor, 6th century

9:30 am
Said Eucharist in the Chapel of the Archangels
A short celebration of Holy Communion in the Chapel of the Archangels (the side chapel in church, behind the organ)
10:15 am
Refreshments and Bible Study in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Please join us for refreshments after Mass
CW Willibrord of York, 739
Willibrord of York, Bishop, Apostle of Frisia, 739

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-07

Red or Green / white

Exciting Holiness
Isaiah 52.7-10
Psalm 90.1, 2, 12-14, 17
1 Corinthians 1.18-25
Matthew 28.16-end

Holy Communion
Romans 14.7-12
Psalm 27.14-end
Luke 15.1-10

Morning Prayer
Psalms 11, 15, 148 (or) 143, 146
Isaiah 2.12-end
Matthew 3

Evening Prayer
Psalm 118 (or) 138, 140, 141
Daniel 3.1-18
Revelation 3.1-13

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Exodus 23.1-9
Matthew 19.1-15

Collect

God, the Saviour of all,
you sent your bishop Willibrord from this land
to proclaim the good news to many peoples
and confirm them in their faith:
help us also to witness to your steadfast love
by word and deed
so that your Church may increase
and grow strong in holiness;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Holy Father,
who gathered us here around the table of your Son
to share this meal with the whole household of God:
in that new world where you reveal
the fullness of your peace,
gather people of every race and language
to share with Willibrord and all your saints
in the eternal banquet of Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW Saints and Martyrs of England
The Saints and Martyrs of England

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-08

Red or Green / white

Lesser Festival Eucharistic Lectionary
Isaiah 61.4-9 or
Ecclesiasticus 44.1-15
Psalm 15
Revelation 19.5-10
John 17.18-23

Holy Communion
Romans 15.14-21
Psalm 98
Luke 16.1-8

Morning Prayer
Psalms 16, 149 (or) 142, 144
Isaiah 3.1-15
Matthew 4.1-11

Evening Prayer
Psalms 137, 138, 143 (or) 145
Daniel 3.19-end
Revelation 3.14-end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Proverbs 3.13-18
Matthew 19.16-end

Collect

God, whom the glorious company of the redeemed adore,
assembled from all times and places of your dominion:
we praise you for the saints of our own land
and for the many lamps their holiness has lit;
and we pray that we also may be numbered at last
with those who have done your will
and declared your righteousness;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God, the source of all holiness
and giver of all good things:
may we who have shared at this table
as strangers and pilgrims here on earth
be welcomed with all your saints
to the heavenly feast on the day of your kingdom;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

6:30 pm
Music Group Practice
The Music Group lead our singing at the Family Eucharist
7:45 pm
Choir Practice
The choir lead our singing at the Parish Eucharist
CW Margery Kempe, c.1440
Margery Kempe, Mystic, c.1440

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-09

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Romans 16.3-9, 16, 22-end
Psalm 145.1-7
Luke 16.9-15

Morning Prayer
Psalms 18.31-end, 150 (or) 147
Isaiah 4.2-5.7
Matthew 4.12-22

Evening Prayer
Psalm 145 (or) 148, 149, 150
Daniel 4.1-18
Revelation 4

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Deuteronomy 28.1-6
Matthew 20.1-16

Collect

Almighty and eternal God,
you have kindled the flame of love
in the hearts of the saints:
grant to us the same faith and power of love,
that, as we rejoice in their triumphs,
we may be sustained by their example and fellowship;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Lord of heaven,
in this eucharist you have brought us near
to an innumerable company of angels
and to the spirits of the saints made perfect:
as in this food of our earthly pilgrimage
we have shared their fellowship,
so may we come to share their joy in heaven;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Additional Collect

God of glory,
touch our lips with the fire of your Spirit,
that we with all creation
may rejoice to sing your praise;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect on the Eve of 3 before Advent

Almighty Father,
whose will is to restore all things
in your beloved Son, the King of all:
govern the hearts and minds of those in authority,
and bring the families of the nations,
divided and torn apart by the ravages of sin,
to be subject to his just and gentle rule;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

CW* 3 before Advent; Remembrance Sunday
The Third Sunday before Advent
Remembrance Sunday

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-10

Red or Green

Sunday between 6 and 12 November inclusive
Principal Service
Job 19.23-27a
Psalm 17.1-9*
2 Thessalonians 2.1-5,13-17
Luke 20.27-38

Third Service
Psalms 20, 90
Isaiah 2.1-5
James 3.13-18

Second Service
Psalm 40
1 Kings 3.1-15
Romans 8.31-39
Gospel at Holy Communion:
Matthew 22.15-22

Collect

Almighty Father,
whose will is to restore all things
in your beloved Son, the King of all:
govern the hearts and minds of those in authority,
and bring the families of the nations,
divided and torn apart by the ravages of sin,
to be subject to his just and gentle rule;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God of peace,
whose Son Jesus Christ proclaimed the kingdom
and restored the broken to wholeness of life:
look with compassion on the anguish of the world,
and by your healing power
make whole both people and nations;
through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Additional Collect

God, our refuge and strength,
bring near the day when wars shall cease
and poverty and pain shall end,
that earth may know the peace of heaven
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: The Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity

BCP: BCP Holy Communion

Ephesians 6.10-20
John 4.46b-end

BCP Collect

Grant, we beseech thee, merciful Lord, to thy faithful people pardon and peace; that they may be cleansed from all their sins, and serve thee with a quiet mind; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

7:00 am
Said Eucharist
A quiet celebration of Holy Communion without any hymns

10:15 am
Treasure Seekers in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Treasure Seekers, the Vale Church Sunday School, meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms, before coming up to church later in the service

10:30 am
Parish Eucharist
The Parish Eucharist, with hymns. Treasure Seekers (Junior Church) meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms from 10.15am)

CW Martin of Tours, c.397
Martin, Bishop of Tours, c.397

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-11

Red or Green / white

Exciting Holiness
Deuteronomy 15.7, 8, 10, 11
Psalm 112.1, 2, 4, 6-8a, 9
1 Thessalonians 5.1-11
Matthew 25.34-40

Holy Communion
DEL week 32
Wisdom 1.1-7 or
Titus 1.1-9
Psalm 139.1-9 or
24.1-6
Luke 17.1-6

Morning Prayer
Psalms 19, 20 (or) 1, 2, 3
Isaiah 5.8-24
Matthew 4.23-5.12

Evening Prayer
Psalm 34 (or) 4, 7
Daniel 4.19-end
Revelation 5

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Isaiah 40.21-end
Romans 11.25-end

Collect

God all powerful,
who called Martin from the armies of this world
to be a faithful soldier of Christ:
give us grace to follow him
in his love and compassion for the needy,
and enable your Church to claim for all people
their inheritance as children of God;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God, shepherd of your people,
whose servant Martin revealed the loving service of Christ
in his ministry as a pastor of your people:
by this eucharist in which we share
awaken within us the love of Christ
and keep us faithful to our Christian calling;
through him who laid down his life for us,
but is alive and reigns with you, now and for ever.

BCP: Martin, Bishop of Tours, c.397

7:30 pm
Bell Ringing Practice
Bell ringing practice in church.
CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-12

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Wisdom 2.23-3.9 or
Titus 2.1-8, 11-14
Psalm 34.1-6
Psalm 37.3-5, 30-32
Luke 17.7-10

Morning Prayer
Psalms 21, 24 (or) 5, 6, (8)
Isaiah 5.25-end
Matthew 5.13-20

Evening Prayer
Psalms 36, 40 (or) 9, 10*
Daniel 5.1-12
Revelation 6

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Ezekiel 34.20-end
John 10.1-18

Collect

Almighty Father,
whose will is to restore all things
in your beloved Son, the King of all:
govern the hearts and minds of those in authority,
and bring the families of the nations,
divided and torn apart by the ravages of sin,
to be subject to his just and gentle rule;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God of peace,
whose Son Jesus Christ proclaimed the kingdom
and restored the broken to wholeness of life:
look with compassion on the anguish of the world,
and by your healing power
make whole both people and nations;
through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Additional Collect

God, our refuge and strength,
bring near the day when wars shall cease
and poverty and pain shall end,
that earth may know the peace of heaven
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW Charles Simeon, 1836
Charles Simeon, Priest, Evangelical Divine, 1836

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-13

Red or Green / white

Exciting Holiness
Malachi 2.5-7
Psalm 57.6, 8-12
Colossians 1.3-8
Luke 8.4-8

Holy Communion
Wisdom 6.1-11 or
Titus 3.1-7
Psalm 82 or
23
Luke 17.11-19

Morning Prayer
Psalms 23, 25 (or) 119.1-32
Isaiah 6
Matthew 5.21-37

Evening Prayer
Psalm 37 (or) 11, 12, 13
Daniel 5.13-end
Revelation 7.1-4, 9-end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Leviticus 26.3-13
Titus 2.1-10

Collect

Eternal God,
who raised up Charles Simeon
to preach the good news of Jesus Christ
and inspire your people in service and mission:
grant that we with all your Church may worship the Saviour,
turn in sorrow from our sins and walk in the way of holiness;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God, shepherd of your people,
whose servant Charles Simeon revealed the loving service of Christ
in his ministry as a pastor of your people:
by this eucharist in which we share
awaken within us the love of Christ
and keep us faithful to our Christian calling;
through him who laid down his life for us,
but is alive and reigns with you, now and for ever.

BCP: Britius, Bishop of Tours, 444

9:30 am
Said Eucharist in the Chapel of the Archangels
A short celebration of Holy Communion in the Chapel of the Archangels (the side chapel in church, behind the organ)
10:15 am
Refreshments and Bible Study in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Please join us for refreshments after Mass
CW Samuel Seabury, 1796
Samuel Seabury, first Anglican Bishop in North America, 1796

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-14

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Wisdom 7.22-8.1 or
Philemon 7-20
Psalm 119.89-96 or
146.4-end
Luke 17.20-25

Morning Prayer
Psalms 26, 27 (or) 14, 15, 16
Isaiah 7.1-17
Matthew 5.38-end

Evening Prayer
Psalms 42, 43 (or) 18*
Daniel 6
Revelation 8

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Hosea 6.1-6
Matthew 9.9-13

Collect

Almighty Father,
whose will is to restore all things
in your beloved Son, the King of all:
govern the hearts and minds of those in authority,
and bring the families of the nations,
divided and torn apart by the ravages of sin,
to be subject to his just and gentle rule;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God of peace,
whose Son Jesus Christ proclaimed the kingdom
and restored the broken to wholeness of life:
look with compassion on the anguish of the world,
and by your healing power
make whole both people and nations;
through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Additional Collect

God, our refuge and strength,
bring near the day when wars shall cease
and poverty and pain shall end,
that earth may know the peace of heaven
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-15

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Wisdom 13.1-9 or
2 John 4-9
Psalm 19.1-4 or
119.1-8
Luke 17.26-end

Morning Prayer
Psalms 28, 32 (or) 17, 19
Isaiah 8.1-15
Matthew 6.1-18

Evening Prayer
Psalm 31 (or) 22
Daniel 7.1-14
Revelation 9.1-12

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Malachi 4
John 4.5-26

Collect

Almighty Father,
whose will is to restore all things
in your beloved Son, the King of all:
govern the hearts and minds of those in authority,
and bring the families of the nations,
divided and torn apart by the ravages of sin,
to be subject to his just and gentle rule;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God of peace,
whose Son Jesus Christ proclaimed the kingdom
and restored the broken to wholeness of life:
look with compassion on the anguish of the world,
and by your healing power
make whole both people and nations;
through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Additional Collect

God, our refuge and strength,
bring near the day when wars shall cease
and poverty and pain shall end,
that earth may know the peace of heaven
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: Machutus, Bishop in Britanny, c.564

6:30 pm
Music Group Practice
The Music Group lead our singing at the Family Eucharist
7:45 pm
Choir Practice
The choir lead our singing at the Parish Eucharist
CW Margaret of Scotland, 1093; Edmund Rich, 1240
Margaret, Queen of Scotland, Philanthropist, Reformer of the Church, 1093
Edmund Rich of Abingdon, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1240

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-16

Red or Green / white

Exciting Holiness
Proverbs 31.10-12, 20, 26-end
Psalm 128
1 Corinthians 12.13 - 13.3
Matthew 13.44-46

Holy Communion
Wisdom 18.14-16, 19.6-9 or
3 John 5-8
Psalm 105.1-5, 35-42 or
112
Luke 18.1-8

Morning Prayer
Psalm 33 (or) 20, 21, 23
Isaiah 8.16-9.7
Matthew 6.19-end

Evening Prayer
Psalms 84, 86 (or) 24, 25
Daniel 7.15-end
Revelation 9.13-end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Micah 6.6-8
Colossians 3.12-17

Collect

God, the ruler of all,
who called your servant Margaret to an earthly throne
and gave her zeal for your Church and love for your people
that she might advance your heavenly kingdom:
mercifully grant that we who commemorate her example
may be fruitful in good works
and attain to the glorious crown of your saints;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God our redeemer,
who inspired Margaret to witness to your love
and to work for the coming of your kingdom:
may we, who in this sacrament share the bread of heaven,
be fired by your Spirit to proclaim the gospel in our daily living
and never to rest content until your kingdom come,
on earth as it is in heaven;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

or another Post Communion for ‘Any Saint’ is used.

Collect on the Eve of 2 before Advent

Heavenly Father,
whose blessed Son was revealed
to destroy the works of the devil
and to make us the children of God and heirs of eternal life:
grant that we, having this hope,
may purify ourselves even as he is pure;
that when he shall appear in power and great glory
we may be made like him in his eternal and glorious kingdom;
where he is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

CW* 2 before Advent
The Second Sunday before Advent

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-17

Red or Green

Sunday between 13 and 19 November inclusive
Principal Service
Malachi 4.1-2a
Psalm 98
2 Thessalonians 3.6-13
Luke 21.5-19

Third Service
Psalm 132
1 Samuel 16.1-13
Matthew 13.44-52

Second Service
Psalms [93] 97
Daniel 6
Matthew 13.1-9,18-23

Collect

Heavenly Father,
whose blessed Son was revealed
to destroy the works of the devil
and to make us the children of God and heirs of eternal life:
grant that we, having this hope,
may purify ourselves even as he is pure;
that when he shall appear in power and great glory
we may be made like him in his eternal and glorious kingdom;
where he is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Gracious Lord,
in this holy sacrament
you give substance to our hope:
bring us at the last
to that fullness of life for which we long;
through Jesus Christ our Saviour.

Additional Collect

Heavenly Lord,
you long for the world’s salvation:
stir us from apathy,
restrain us from excess
and revive in us new hope
that all creation will one day be healed
in Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: The Twenty-second Sunday after Trinity

BCP: BCP Holy Communion

Philippians 1.3-11
Matthew 18.21-end

BCP Collect

Lord, we beseech thee to keep thy household the Church in continual godliness; that through thy protection it may be free from all adversities, and devoutly given to serve thee in good works, to the glory of thy Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

10:30 am
Family Eucharist
The Family Eucharist, with children taking part in leading worship.
CW Elizabeth of Hungary, 1231
Elizabeth of Hungary, Princess of Thuringia, Philanthropist, 1231

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-18

Red or Green / white

Exciting Holiness
Tobit 12.6b-9
Psalm 82
James 2.14-17
Matthew 25.31-40

Holy Communion
DEL week 33
1 Maccabees 1.10-15, 41-43, 54-57, 62-64 or
Revelation 1.1-4, 2.1-5
Psalm 79.1-5 or
1
Luke 18.35-end

Morning Prayer
Psalms 46, 47 (or) 27, 30
Isaiah 9.8-10.4
Matthew 7.1-12

Evening Prayer
Psalms 70, 71 (or) 26, 28, 29
Daniel 8.1-14
Revelation 10

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Micah 7.1-7
Matthew 10.24-39

Collect

Lord God,
who taught Elizabeth of Hungary
to recognize and reverence Christ in the poor of this world:
by her example
strengthen us to love and serve the afflicted and the needy
and so to honour your Son, the servant king,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Faithful God,
who called Elizabeth of Hungary to serve you
and gave her joy in walking the path of holiness:
by this eucharist
in which you renew within us the vision of your glory,
strengthen us all to follow the way of perfection
until we come to see you face to face;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

or another Post Communion for ‘Any Saint’ is used.

CW Hilda, 680; Mechtild, 1280
Hilda, Abbess of Whitby, 680
Mechtild, Béguine of Magdeburg, Mystic, 1280

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-19

Red or Green / white

Exciting Holiness
Isaiah 61.10 - 62.5
Psalm 131
Ephesians 4.1-6
Luke 14.7-14

Holy Communion
2 Maccabees 6.18-end or
Revelation 3.1-6, 14-31
Psalm 11 or
15
Luke 19.1-10

Morning Prayer
Psalms 48, 52 (or) 32, 36
Isaiah 10.5-19
Matthew 7.13-end

Evening Prayer
Psalms 67, 72 (or) 33
Daniel 8.15-end
Revelation 11.1-14

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Habakkuk 3.1-19a
1 Corinthians 4.9-16

Collect

Eternal God,
who made the abbess Hilda to shine like a jewel in our land
and through her holiness and leadership
blessed your Church with new life and unity:
help us, like her, to yearn for the gospel of Christ
and to reconcile those who are divided;
through him who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Merciful God,
who gave such grace to your servant Hilda
that she served you with singleness of heart
and loved you above all things:
help us, whose communion with you
has been renewed in this sacrament,
to forsake all that holds us back from following Christ
and to grow into his likeness from glory to glory;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW Edmund of East Anglia, 870; Priscilla Lydia Sellon, 1876
Edmund, King of the East Angles, Martyr, 870
Priscilla Lydia Sellon, a Restorer of the Religious Life in the Church of England, 1876

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-20

Red or Green / red

Exciting Holiness
Proverbs 20.28; 21.1-4, 7
Psalm 80.8-12, 15, 16
Revelation 12.10-12a
Matthew 10.34-39

Holy Communion
2 Maccabees 7.1, 20-31 or
Revelation 4
Psalm 116.10-end or
150
Luke 19.11-28

Morning Prayer
Psalms 56, 57 (or) 34
Isaiah 10.20-32
Matthew 8.1-13

Evening Prayer
Psalm 73 (or) 119.33-56
Daniel 9.1-19
Revelation 11.15-end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Zechariah 8.1-13
Mark 13.3-8

Collect

Eternal God,
whose servant Edmund kept faith to the end,
both with you and with his people,
and glorified you by his death:
grant us such steadfastness of faith
that, with the noble army of martyrs,
we may come to enjoy the fullness of the resurrection life;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God our redeemer,
whose Church was strengthened by the blood of your martyr Edmund:
so bind us, in life and death, to Christ’s sacrifice
that our lives, broken and offered with his,
may carry his death and proclaim his resurrection in the world;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

(or)

Eternal God,
who gave us this holy meal
in which we have celebrated the glory of the cross
and the victory of your martyr Edmund:
by our communion with Christ
in his saving death and resurrection,
give us with all your saints the courage to conquer evil
and so to share the fruit of the tree of life;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: Edmund, King of the East Angles, Martyr, 870

9:30 am
Said Eucharist in the Chapel of the Archangels
A short celebration of Holy Communion in the Chapel of the Archangels (the side chapel in church, behind the organ)
10:15 am
Refreshments and Bible Study in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Please join us for refreshments after Mass
CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-21

Red or Green

Holy Communion
1 Maccabees 2.15-29 or
Revelation 5.1-10
Psalm 129 or
149.1-5
Luke 19.41-44

Morning Prayer
Psalms 61, 62 (or) 37*
Isaiah 10.33-11.9
Matthew 8.14-22

Evening Prayer
Psalms 74, 76 (or) 39, 40
Daniel 9.20-end
Revelation 12

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Zechariah 10.6-end
1 Peter 5.1-11

Collect

Heavenly Father,
whose blessed Son was revealed
to destroy the works of the devil
and to make us the children of God and heirs of eternal life:
grant that we, having this hope,
may purify ourselves even as he is pure;
that when he shall appear in power and great glory
we may be made like him in his eternal and glorious kingdom;
where he is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Gracious Lord,
in this holy sacrament
you give substance to our hope:
bring us at the last
to that fullness of life for which we long;
through Jesus Christ our Saviour.

Additional Collect

Heavenly Lord,
you long for the world’s salvation:
stir us from apathy,
restrain us from excess
and revive in us new hope
that all creation will one day be healed
in Jesus Christ our Lord.

CW Cecilia, c.230
Cecilia, Martyr at Rome, c.230

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-22

Red or Green

Holy Communion
1 Maccabees 4.36-37, 52-59 or
Revelation 10.8-11
Psalm 122 or
119.65-72
Luke 19.45-48

Morning Prayer
Psalms 63, 65 (or) 31
Isaiah 11.10-12.end
Matthew 8.23-end

Evening Prayer
Psalm 77 (or) 35
Daniel 10.1-11.1
Revelation 13.1-10

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Micah 4.1-5
Luke 9.28-36

Collect

Heavenly Father,
whose blessed Son was revealed
to destroy the works of the devil
and to make us the children of God and heirs of eternal life:
grant that we, having this hope,
may purify ourselves even as he is pure;
that when he shall appear in power and great glory
we may be made like him in his eternal and glorious kingdom;
where he is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Gracious Lord,
in this holy sacrament
you give substance to our hope:
bring us at the last
to that fullness of life for which we long;
through Jesus Christ our Saviour.

Additional Collect

Heavenly Lord,
you long for the world’s salvation:
stir us from apathy,
restrain us from excess
and revive in us new hope
that all creation will one day be healed
in Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: Cecilia, Virgin, Martyr at Rome, c.230

6:30 pm
Music Group Practice
The Music Group lead our singing at the Family Eucharist
7:45 pm
Choir Practice
The choir lead our singing at the Parish Eucharist
CW Clement, c.100
Clement, Bishop of Rome, Martyr, c.100

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-23

Red or Green / red

Exciting Holiness
Proverbs 15.1-4
Psalm 78.1-5a, 7
Philippians 3.17 - 4.3
Luke 14.7-11

Holy Communion
1 Maccabees 6.1-13 or
Revelation 11.4-12
Psalm 124 or
144.1-9
Luke 20.27-40

Morning Prayer
Psalms 78.1-39 (or) 41, 42, 43
Isaiah 13.1-13
Matthew 9.1-17

Evening Prayer
Psalms 78.40-end (or) 45, 46
Daniel 12
Revelation 13.11-end

Evening Prayer on the Eve of Christ the King (if required)
Psalms 99, 100
Isaiah 10.33 - 11.9
1 Timothy 6.11-16

Additional Weekday Lectionary
At Evening Prayer the readings for the Eve of Christ the King are used. At other services, the following readings are used
Exodus 16.1-21
John 6.3-15

Collect

Creator and Father of eternity,
whose martyr Clement bore witness with his blood
to the love he proclaimed and the gospel that he preached:
give us thankful hearts as we celebrate your faithfulness,
revealed to us in the lives of your saints,
and strengthen us in our pilgrimage as we follow your Son,
Jesus Christ our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

God our redeemer,
whose Church was strengthened by the blood of your martyr Clement:
so bind us, in life and death, to Christ’s sacrifice
that our lives, broken and offered with his,
may carry his death and proclaim his resurrection in the world;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

(or)

Eternal God,
who gave us this holy meal
in which we have celebrated the glory of the cross
and the victory of your martyr Clement:
by our communion with Christ
in his saving death and resurrection,
give us with all your saints the courage to conquer evil
and so to share the fruit of the tree of life;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect on the Eve of Christ the King

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

BCP: Clement, Bishop of Rome, Martyr, c.100

CW* Christ the King
Christ the King
The Sunday next before Advent

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-24

Red or White

Sunday between 20 and 26 November inclusive
Principal Service
Jeremiah 23.1-6
Psalm 46
Colossians 1.11-20
Luke 23.33-43

Third Service
Zechariah 6.9-15
Revelation 11.15-18
Morning Psalms
Psalms 29, 110

Second Service
1 Samuel 8.4-20
John 18.33-37
Evening Psalm
Psalm 72*
Collect

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Stir up, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people;
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

This Post Communion may be used as the Collect at Morning and Evening Prayer during this week.

Additional Collect

God the Father,
help us to hear the call of Christ the King
and to follow in his service,
whose kingdom has no end;
for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, one glory.

BCP: The Sunday next before Advent

BCP: BCP Holy Communion

Jeremiah 23.5-8John 6.5-14

BCP Collect

Stir up, we beseech thee, O Lord, the wills of thy faithful people; that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works, may of thee be plenteously rewarded; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

9:15 am
Treasure Seekers in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Treasure Seekers, the Vale Church Sunday School, meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms, before coming up to church later in the service

9:15 am
Treasure Seekers in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms
Treasure Seekers, the Vale Church Sunday School, meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms, before coming up to church later in the service

9:30 am
Parish Eucharist
The Parish Eucharist, with hymns. Treasure Seekers (Junior Church) meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms from 10.15am)

9:30 am
Parish Eucharist
The Parish Eucharist, with hymns. Treasure Seekers (Junior Church) meets in the Billie & Leslie Norman Rooms from 10.15am)

CW Catherine of Alexandria, 4th century; Isaac Watts, 1748
Catherine of Alexandria, Martyr, 4th century
Isaac Watts, Hymn Writer, 1748

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-25

Red or Green

Holy Communion
DEL week 34
Daniel 1.1-6, 8-20
Canticle: Bless the Lord
Luke 21.1-4

Morning Prayer
Psalms 92, 96 (or) 44
Isaiah 14.3-20
Matthew 9.18-34

Evening Prayer
Psalms 80, 81 (or) 47, 49
Isaiah 40.1-11
Revelation 14.1-13

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Jeremiah 30.1-3, 10-17
Romans 12.9-21

Collect

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Stir up, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people;
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

This Post Communion may be used as the Collect at Morning and Evening Prayer during this week.

Additional Collect

God the Father,
help us to hear the call of Christ the King
and to follow in his service,
whose kingdom has no end;
for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, one glory.

BCP: Catherine of Alexandria, Virgin, Martyr, 4th century

CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-26

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Daniel 2.31-45
Canticle: Benedicite 1-3
Luke 21.5-11

Morning Prayer
Psalms 97, 98, 100 (or) 48, 52
Isaiah 17
Matthew 9.35-10.15

Evening Prayer
Psalms 99, 101 (or) 50
Isaiah 40.12-26
Revelation 14.14-15.end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Jeremiah 30.18-24
John 10.22-30

Collect

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Stir up, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people;
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

This Post Communion may be used as the Collect at Morning and Evening Prayer during this week.

Additional Collect

God the Father,
help us to hear the call of Christ the King
and to follow in his service,
whose kingdom has no end;
for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, one glory.

CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-27

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Daniel 5.1-6, 13-14, 16-17, 23-28
Canticle: Benedicite 4-5
Luke 21.12-19

Morning Prayer
Psalms 110, 111, 112 (or) 119.57-80
Isaiah 19
Matthew 10.16-33

Evening Prayer
Psalms 121, 122, 123, 124 (or) 59, 60, (67)
Isaiah 40.27-41.7
Revelation 16.1-11

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Jeremiah 31.1-9
Matthew 15.21-31

Collect

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Stir up, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people;
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

This Post Communion may be used as the Collect at Morning and Evening Prayer during this week.

Additional Collect

God the Father,
help us to hear the call of Christ the King
and to follow in his service,
whose kingdom has no end;
for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, one glory.

CW
almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-28

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Daniel 6.12-end
Canticle: Benedicite 6-8a
Luke 21.20-28

Morning Prayer
Psalms 125, 126, 127, 128 (or) 56, 57, (63*)
Isaiah 21.1-12
Matthew 10.34-11.1

Evening Prayer
Psalms 131, 132, 133 (or) 61, 62, 64
Isaiah 41.8-20
Revelation 16.12-end

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Jeremiah 31.10-17
Matthew 16.13-end

Collect

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Stir up, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people;
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

This Post Communion may be used as the Collect at Morning and Evening Prayer during this week.

Additional Collect

God the Father,
help us to hear the call of Christ the King
and to follow in his service,
whose kingdom has no end;
for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, one glory.

CW Intercession and Thanksgiving for Missionary Work
Day of Intercession and Thanksgiving for the Missionary Work of the Church

almanac.oremus.org/2019-11-29

Red or Green

Holy Communion
Daniel 7.2-14
Canticle: Benedicite 8b-10a
Luke 21.29-33

Morning Prayer
Psalm 139 (or) 51, 54
Isaiah 22.1-14
Matthew 11.2-19

Evening Prayer
Psalms 146, 147 (or) 38
Isaiah 41.21-42.9
Revelation 17

(or) Evening Prayer on the Eve of Andrew
Psalm 48
Isaiah 49.1-9a
1 Corinthians 4.9-16

Additional Weekday Lectionary
Jeremiah 31.31-37
Hebrews 10.11-18

Collect

Eternal Father,
whose Son Jesus Christ ascended to the throne of heaven
that he might rule over all things as Lord and King:
keep the Church in the unity of the Spirit
and in the bond of peace,
and bring the whole created order to worship at his feet;
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Stir up, O Lord,
the wills of your faithful people;
that they, plenteously bringing forth the fruit of good works,
may by you be plenteously rewarded;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

This Post Communion may be used as the Collect at Morning and Evening Prayer during this week.

Additional Collect

God the Father,
help us to hear the call of Christ the King
and to follow in his service,
whose kingdom has no end;
for he reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God, one glory.

Collect on the Eve of Andrew

Almighty God,
who gave such grace to your apostle Saint Andrew
that he readily obeyed the call of your Son Jesus Christ
and brought his brother with him:
call us by your holy word,
and give us grace to follow you without delay
and to tell the good news of your kingdom;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

CW* Andrew
Andrew the Apostle

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Principal Service
Isaiah 52.7-10
Psalm 19.1-6
Romans 10.12-18
Matthew 4.18-22

Third Service
Ezekiel 47.1-12 or
Ecclesiasticus 14.20-27
John 12.20-32
Morning Psalms
Psalms 47, 147.1-12

Second Service
Zechariah 8.20-23
John 1.35-42
Evening Psalms
Psalms 87, 96

Collect

Almighty God,
who gave such grace to your apostle Saint Andrew
that he readily obeyed the call of your Son Jesus Christ
and brought his brother with him:
call us by your holy word,
and give us grace to follow you without delay
and to tell the good news of your kingdom;
through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,
who is alive and reigns with you,
in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, now and for ever.

Post Communion

Almighty God,
who on the day of Pentecost
sent your Holy Spirit to the apostles
with the wind from heaven and in tongues of flame,
filling them with joy and boldness to preach the gospel:
by the power of the same Spirit
strengthen us to witness to your truth
and to draw everyone to the fire of your love;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

(or)

Lord God, the source of truth and love,
keep us faithful to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship,
united in prayer and the breaking of bread,
and one in joy and simplicity of heart,
in Jesus Christ our Lord.

BCP: Saint Andrew, Apostle

Romans 10.9-end
Matthew 4.18-20

BCP Collect

Almighty God, who didst give such grace unto thy holy Apostle Saint Andrew, that he readily obeyed the calling of thy Son Jesus Christ, and followed him without delay; Grant unto us all, that we, being called by thy holy word, may forthwith give up ourselves obediently to fulfil thy holy commandments; through the same Jesus Christ our Lord.