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Wed 11th Dec
almanac.oremus.org/2019.....AHoly Communion=0D=0AIsaiah 40.25-end=0D=0APsalm 103.8-13=0D=0AMatthew 11.28-end=0D=0A=0D=0AMorning Prayer=0D=0APsalms 62, 63 (or) 34=0D=0AIsaiah 31=0D=0AMatthew 15.1-20=0D=0A=0D=0AEvening Prayer=0D=0APsalms 10, 14 (or) 119.33-56=0D=0AIsaiah 47=0D=0A1 Thessalonians 2.13-end=0D=0A=0D=0AAdditional Weekday Lectionary=0D=0AAmos 9.11-end=0D=0ARomans 13.8-14=0D=0A=0D=0ACollect=0D=0A=0D=0AO Lord, raise up, we pray, your power=0D=0Aand come among us,=0D=0Aand with great might succour us;=0D=0Athat whereas, through our sins and wickedness=0D=0Awe are grievously hindered=0D=0Ain running the race that is set before us,=0D=0Ayour bountiful grace and mercy=0D=0Amay speedily help and deliver us;=0D=0Athrough Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,=0D=0Ato whom with you and the Holy Spirit,=0D=0Abe honour and glory, now and for ever.=0D=0A=0D=0APost Communion=0D=0A=0D=0AFather in heaven,=0D=0Awho sent your Son to redeem the world=0D=0Aand will send him again to be our judge:=0D=0Agive us grace so to imitate him=0D=0Ain the humility and purity of his first coming=0D=0Athat, when he comes again,=0D=0Awe may be ready to greet him=0D=0Awith joyful love and firm faith;=0D=0Athrough Jesus Christ our Lord.=0D=0A=0D=0AAdditional Collect=0D=0A=0D=0AAlmighty God,=0D=0Apurify our hearts and minds,=0D=0Athat when your Son Jesus Christ comes again=0D=0A as judge and saviour=0D=0Awe may be ready to receive him,=0D=0Awho is our Lord and our God.=0D=0A=0D=0AAnglican Cycle of Prayer=0D=0ASingapore (South East Asia) Rennis Ponniah=0D=0ASingapore (South East Asia) Low Jee King=0D=0AEgbu (Nigeria) Geoffrey Okoroafor=0D=0AEgypt (Jerusalem
Wed 11th Dec
CW Ember Day
Ember Day=0D=0A=0D=0AThe following readings are suitable for use on Ember Days:=0D=0ANumbers 11.16, 17, 24-29 or =0D=0ANumbers 27.15-end or =0D=0A1 Samuel 16.1-13a or =0D=0AIsaiah 6.1-8 or =0D=0AIsaiah 61.1-3 or =0D=0AJeremiah 1.4-10=0D=0A=0D=0APsalm 40.8-13 or =0D=0APsalm 84.8-12 or =0D=0APsalm 89.19-25 or =0D=0APsalm 101.1-5, 7 or =0D=0APsalm 122=0D=0A=0D=0AActs 20.28-35 or =0D=0A1 Corinthians 3.3-11 or =0D=0AEphesians 4.4-16 or =0D=0APhilippians 3.7-14=0D=0A=0D=0ALuke 4.16-21 or =0D=0ALuke 12.35-43 or =0D=0ALuke 22.24-27 or =0D=0AJohn 4.31-38 or =0D=0AJohn 15.5-17=0D=0A=0D=0ACollect=0D=0A=0D=0Afor the ministry of all Christian people=0D=0A=0D=0AAlmighty and everlasting God,=0D=0Aby whose Spirit the whole body of the Church=0D=0A is governed and sanctified:=0D=0Ahear our prayer which we offer for all your faithful people,=0D=0Athat in their vocation and ministry=0D=0Athey may serve you in holiness and truth=0D=0Ato the glory of your name;=0D=0Athrough our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ,=0D=0Awho is alive and reigns with you,=0D=0Ain the unity of the Holy Spirit,=0D=0Aone God, now and for ever.=0D=0A=0D=0Aor for those to be ordained=0D=0A=0D=0AAlmighty God, the giver of all good gifts,=0D=0Aby your Holy Spirit you have appointed=0D=0A various orders of ministry in the Church:=0D=0Alook with mercy on your servants=0D=0A now called to be deacons and priests;=0D=0Amaintain them in truth and renew them in holiness,=0D=0Athat by word and good example they may faithfully serve you=0D=0Ato the glory of your name and the benefit of your Church;=0D=0Athrough the merits of our Saviour Jesus Christ,=0D=0Awho is alive and reigns with you,=0D=0Ain the unity of the Holy Spirit,=0D=0Aone God, now and for ever.=0D=0A=0D=0Aor for vocations=0D=0A=0D=0AAlmighty God,=0D=0Ayou have entrusted to your Church=0D=0Aa share in the ministry of your Son our great high priest:=0D=0Ainspire by your Holy Spirit the hearts of many=0D=0Ato offer themselves for the ministry of your Church,=0D=0Athat strengthened by his power,=0D=0Athey may work for the increase of your kingdom=0D=0Aand set forward the eternal praise of your name;=0D=0Athrough Jesus Christ your Son our Lord,=0D=0Awho is alive and reigns with you,=0D=0Ain the unity of the Holy Spirit,=0D=0Aone God, now and for ever.=0D=0A=0D=0APost Communion=0D=0A=0D=0AHeavenly Father,=0D=0Awhose ascended Son gave gifts of leadership and service to the Church:=0D=0Astrengthen us who have received this holy food=0D=0Ato be good stewards of your manifold grace,=0D=0Athrough him who came not to be served but to serve,=0D=0Aand give his life as a ransom for many,=0D=0AJesus Christ our Lord.=0D=0A=0D=0ALord of the harvest,=0D=0Ayou have fed your people in this sacrament=0D=0Awith the fruits of creation made holy by your Spirit:=0D=0Aby your grace raise up among us faithful labourers=0D=0Ato sow your word and reap the harvest of souls;=0D=0Athrough Jesus Christ our Lord.=0D=0A=0D=0A