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The Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

8th September 2019

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Year C  /  Ordinary time  /  Green

For services, please see Daily Prayer (Morning), Daily Prayer (Evening) and Holy Communion.

Principal Service

Collect One

Almighty and everlasting God,
who art always more ready to hear than we to pray,
and art wont to give more than either we desire, or deserve;
Pour down upon us the abundance of thy mercy;
forgiving us those things whereof our conscience is afraid,
and giving us those good things
which we are not worthy to ask,
but through the merits and mediation
of Jesus Christ, thy Son, our Lord.

Collect Two

Almighty and everlasting God,
you are always more ready to hear than we to pray
and to give more than either we desire, or deserve:
Pour down upon us the abundance of your mercy,
forgiving us those things of which our conscience is afraid,
and giving us those good things
which we are not worthy to ask
save through the merits and mediation
of Jesus Christ your Son our Lord.

The First Reading

Jeremiah 18: 1–11

Deuteronomy 30: 15–20

The Psalm

Psalm 139: 1–5, 12–18

Psalm 1

The Second Reading

Philemon 1–21

Philemon 1–21

The Gospel Reading

Luke 14: 25–33

Luke 14: 25–33

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Post Communion Prayer

God of compassion,
in this eucharist we know again your forgiveness
and the healing power of your love.
Grant that we who are made whole in Christ
may bring that forgiveness and healing to this broken world,
in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord.

Suggested Hymns

(c) 1st Reading Jeremiah 18: 1–11
No suggested hymns

(c) Psalm Psalm 139: 1–5, 12–18 [Ep2B/Pr4B]
51* Awake, my soul, and with the sun
567* Forth in thy name, O Lord, I go
226* It is a thing most wonderful
19 There is no moment of my life

(p) 1st Reading Deuteronomy 30: 15–20 [4LAPr1]
206 Come, let us to the Lord our God
56* Lord, as I wake I turn to you
591* O happy day that fixed my choice
597* Take my life, and let it be

(p) Psalm Psalm 1 [L4CPr1/E7B/Pr20B/Pr25A*]
649* Happy are they, they that love God
56* Lord, as I wake I turn to you
383* Lord, be thy word my rule

2nd Reading Philemon 1–21
51* Awake, my soul, and with the sun
517* Brother, sister, let me serve you
455 Go forth for God, go forth to the world in peace
523* Help us to help each other, Lord
597* Take my life, and let it be
601* Teach me, my God and King

The Gospel Luke 14: 25–33
588* Light of the minds that know him
59* New every morning is the love
593* O Jesus, I have promised
108* Praise to the Holiest in the height
599* ‘Take up thy cross,’ the Saviour said
605 Will you come and follow me

Second Service

Collect One

Almighty and everlasting God,
who art always more ready to hear than we to pray,
and art wont to give more than either we desire, or deserve;
Pour down upon us the abundance of thy mercy;
forgiving us those things whereof our conscience is afraid,
and giving us those good things
which we are not worthy to ask,
but through the merits and mediation
of Jesus Christ, thy Son, our Lord.

Collect Two

Almighty and everlasting God,
you are always more ready to hear than we to pray
and to give more than either we desire, or deserve:
Pour down upon us the abundance of your mercy,
forgiving us those things of which our conscience is afraid,
and giving us those good things
which we are not worthy to ask
save through the merits and mediation
of Jesus Christ your Son our Lord.

The First Reading

Isaiah 43: 14 – 44: 5

Isaiah 43: 14 – 44: 5

The Psalm

Psalms (120), 121

Psalms (120), 121

The Gospel Reading

John 5: 30–47

John 5: 30–47

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Post Communion Prayer

God of compassion,
in this eucharist we know again your forgiveness
and the healing power of your love.
Grant that we who are made whole in Christ
may bring that forgiveness and healing to this broken world,
in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord.

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