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The Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity

29th 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

Keep, we beseech thee,
O Lord, thy Church with thy perpetual mercy;
and, because the frailty of man without thee cannot but fall,
keep us ever by thy help from all things hurtful,
and lead us to all things profitable to our salvation;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect Two

God,
who in generous mercy sent the Holy Spirit
upon your Church in the burning fire of your love:
Grant that your people may be fervent
in the fellowship of the gospel;
that, always abiding in you,
they may be found steadfast in faith and active in service;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.


The First Reading

Jeremiah 32: 1–3a, 6–15

Amos 6: 1a, 4–7

The Psalm

Psalm 91: 1–6, 14–16

Psalm 146

The Second Reading

1 Timothy 6: 6–19

1 Timothy 6: 6–19

The Gospel Reading

Luke 16: 19–31

Luke 16: 19–31

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Post Communion Prayer

Eternal God,
we have received these tokens of your promise.
May we who have been nourished with holy things
live as faithful heirs of your promised kingdom.
We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord.


Suggested Hymns

(c) 1st Reading Jeremiah 32: 1–3a, 6–15
No suggested hymns

(c) Psalm Psalm 91: 1–6, 14–16
63* All praise to thee, my God, this night
642* Amazing grace (how sweet the sound!)
66* Before the ending of the day
459* For all the saints who from their labours rest (vv. 1–3)
668* God is our fortress and our rock
12* God is our strength and refuge
322* I bind unto myself today (vv. 1, 6, 8, 9)
357 I’ll praise my maker while I’ve breath
553* Jesus, lover of my soul
366* Praise, my soul, the King of heaven
595* Safe in the shadow of the Lord
372* Through all the changing scenes of life

(p) 1st Reading Amos 6: 1a, 4–7
630* Blessed are the pure in heart
498 What does the Lord require in praise and offering?

(p) Psalm Psalm 146 [Pr5C/Pr18B*/Pr26B/Pr27B*]
4* God, who made the earth
125* Hail to the Lord’s anointed
92* How sweet the name of Jesus sounds
357 I’ll praise my maker while I’ve breath
97* Jesus shall reign where’er the sun
99* Jesus, the name high over all
535* Judge eternal, throned in splendour
363* O Lord of heaven and earth and sea
708* O praise ye the Lord! Praise him in the height
712* Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord
8* The Lord is King! Lift up your voice
376* Ye holy angels bright



2nd Reading 1 Timothy 6: 6–19
10* All my hope on God is founded
643* Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart
11* Can we by searching find out God
566* Fight the good fight with all thy might
353* Give to our God immortal praise
223 Hosanna, hosanna, hosanna in the highest
6* Immortal, invisible, God only wise
275 Look, ye saints, the sight is glorious
363* O Lord of heaven and earth and sea
281* Rejoice! the Lord is King
485* Rise up and serve the Lord!
285* The head that once was crowned with thorns
8* The Lord is King! Lift up your voice

The Gospel Luke 16: 19–31
642* Amazing grace (how sweet the sound!)
630* Blessed are the pure in heart
517* Brother, sister, let me serve you
87 Christ is the world’s light, he and none other
318* Father, Lord of all creation
496* For the healing of the nations
495* Jesu, Jesu, fill us with your love
589 Lord, speak to me that I may speak
712* Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord
497 The Church of Christ in every age
498 What does the Lord require for praise and offering?
499* When I needed a neighbour, were you there?


Second Service

Collect One

Keep, we beseech thee,
O Lord, thy Church with thy perpetual mercy;
and, because the frailty of man without thee cannot but fall,
keep us ever by thy help from all things hurtful,
and lead us to all things profitable to our salvation;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect Two

God,
who in generous mercy sent the Holy Spirit
upon your Church in the burning fire of your love:
Grant that your people may be fervent
in the fellowship of the gospel;
that, always abiding in you,
they may be found steadfast in faith and active in service;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.


The First Reading

Nehemiah 2

Nehemiah 2

The Psalm

Psalms 134, 135

1–13

The Gospel Reading

John 8: 31–33, 48–59

John 8: 31–33, 48–59

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Post Communion Prayer

Eternal God,
we have received these tokens of your promise.
May we who have been nourished with holy things
live as faithful heirs of your promised kingdom.
We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord.


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