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Collects And Readings

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The Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity
The Sunday between 4 and 10 September Year B

Collect One

Almighty and everlasting God,
Give unto us the increase of faith, hope, and charity;
and, that we may obtain that which thou dost promise,
make us to love that which thou dost command;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect Two

Almighty God,
whose only Son has opened for us
a new and living way into your presence:
Give us pure hearts and steadfast wills
to worship you in spirit and in truth,
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

The First Reading - Proverbs 22: 1-2, 8-9, 22-23 or Isaiah 35:4-7a

The Psalm - Psalm 125

The Second Reading - James 2: 1-10, 11-13,14-17

The Gospel Reading - Mark 7: 24-37

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Post Communion Prayer

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.