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Holy Trinity - St. John 3:1-15 - May 31, 2015

Order of Holy Communion (Pg. 15)
Hymn #298 Baptized into Thy Name Most Holy
Hymn #238 All Glory Be to God Alone
Hymn #244 Glory Be to God the Father

Ezekiel 18:30-32
Romans 11:33-36
John 3:1-15

Collect

Almighty and Everlasting God, Who hast given unto us, Thy servants, grace, by the confession of a true faith, to acknowledge the glory of the Eternal Trinity and in the power of the Divine Majesty to worship the Unity, we beseech Thee that Thou wouldst keep us steadfast in this faith and evermore defend us from all adversities; Who livest and reignest, Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end.
Sermon
1)We hear from John chapter 3 how Nicodemus approaches Jesus at night to speak with Jesus privately. And while the text doesn’t seem to have much to do with the doctrine of the Trinity, it is most certainly present. Nicodemus confesses that Jesus is a teacher come from God, for no one can do these signs that You do unless God is with him. Jesus speaks of the Holy Spirit wh…

Pentecost - Acts 1:1-13 - May 24, 2015

Order of Holy Communion (pg.15)
Hymn #235 O Holy Spirit, Enter In
Hymn #224 Come, Holy Ghost, God and Lord
Hymn #236 Creator Spirit, by Whose Aid

Readings
Joel 2:28-32
Acts 1:1-13
St. John 14:23-31

Collect
O God, Who taught the hearts of Thy faithful people by sending to them the light of Thy Holy Spirit, bring us by the same Spirit to have a right judgment in all things and evermore to rejoice in His holy comfort; through Jesus Christ, Thy Son, our Lord, Who with Thee and the Holy Ghost liveth and reigneth, ever one God, world without end.
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Easter6 (Exaudi) - St. John 15:26-16:4 - May 17, 2015

Order of Holy Communion (pg.15)
Hymn #233 Come, Holy Ghost, Creator Blest
Hymn #467 Built on the Rock the Church Doth Stand
Hymn #437 Who Trusts in God, a Strong Abode

Collect

Almighty, Everlasting God, make us to have always a devout will toward Thee and to serve Thy Majesty with a pure heart; through Jesus Christ, Thy Son, our Lord, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee and the Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end. Amen.
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