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Collects And Readings

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The Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity
The Sunday between 25 September and 1 October Year B

Collect One

Lord, we pray thee
that thy grace may always prevent and follow us,
and make us continually to be given to all good works;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

Collect Two

Almighty God,
you have made us for yourself,
and our hearts are restless till they find their rest in you:
Teach us to offer ourselves to your service,
that here we may have your peace,
and in the world to come may see you face to face;
through Jesus Christ our Lord.

The First Reading - Esther 7: 1-6, 9-10, 9: 20-22 or Numbers 11:4-6,10-16, 24-29

The Psalm - Psalm 124 or Psalm 19:7-14

The Second Reading - James 5: 13-20

The Gospel Reading - Mark 9: 38-50

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Post Communion Prayer

God our guide,
you feed us with bread from heaven
as you fed your people Israel.
May we who have been inwardly nourished
be ready to follow you
all the days of our pilgrimage on earth,
until we come to your kingdom in heaven.
This we ask in the name of Jesus Christ our Lord.