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Reproduced from Revised Common Lectionary Prayers copyright © 2002 Consultation on Common Texts admin. Augsburg Fortress. Used by permission. A complete edition of the prayers is available though Augsburg Fortress [link].
  • Thematic
  • God of delight,
    your Wisdom sings your Word
    at the crossroads where humanity and divinity meet.
    Invite us into your joyful being
    where you know and are known
    in each beginning,
    in all sustenance,
    in every redemption,
    that we may manifest your unity
    in the diverse ministries you entrust to us,
    truly reflecting your triune majesty
    in the faith that acts,
    in the hope that does not disappoint,
    and in the love that endures. Amen.
  • Intercessory
  • Holy, holy, holy God,
    in calling forth creation from the void,
    revealing yourself in human flesh,
    and pouring forth your wisdom to guide us,
    you manifest your concern for your whole universe.
    You invite us, as your people,
    to gather the world's needs into our hearts
    and bring them before you.

    Prayers of the People, concluding with:

    Holy, holy, holy God,
    fill us with strength and courage,
    with discernment and compassion,
    that we may be your instruments of justice and love in this world, that it may be on earth as it is in heaven. Amen.
  • Scripture
  • Holy God,
    the earth is full of the glory of your love.
    May we your children, born of the Spirit,
    so bear witness to your Son Jesus Christ, crucified and risen,
    that all the world may believe and have eternal life
    through the One who saves,
    Father, Son and Holy Spirit,
    now and for ever. Amen.