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Festival of the Reformation - St. Matthew 11:12-15 - October 25, 2015

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Hymn # 260 "O Lord, Look Down from Heaven, Behold"
Hymn # 262 "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God"
Hymn # "292 Lord Jesus Christ, With Us Abide"

Readings
2 Chronicles 29:12-19
Revelation 14:6-7
St. Matthew 11:12-15

Collect for the Festival of the Reformation

O Lord God, Heavenly Father, pour out, we beseech Thee, Thy Holy Spirit upon Thy faithful people, keep them steadfast in Thy grace and truth, protect and comfort them in all temptations, defend them against all enemies of Thy Word, and bestow upon Christ's Church Militant Thy saving peace; through the same Jesus Christ, Thy Son, our Lord, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee and the Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end. Amen.

Sermon on the Holy Gospel

1)         From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and the violent take it by force. As we celebrate the Reformation of Christ’s church through His chosen instrument, Dr. Martin Luther, we may hear in this…

Trinity XXII - Psalm 130 - October 18, 2015

Order of Service - Pg. 15
Hymn # 237 All Glory Be To God On High
Hymn # 329 From depths of woe I cry to Thee
Hymn # 512 O Christ, Our True and Only Light

Trinity XXI - St. John 4:46b-54 - October 11, 2015

Order of Service - Pg. 15
Hymn # 329 From depths of woe I cry to Thee
Hymn # 447 Fight the Good Fight
Hymn # 429 Lord, Thee I Love with All My Heart

Readings
Hosea 13:14
Ephesians 6:10-17
St. John 4:46b-54

Collect for the 21st Sunday after Trinity
Lord, we beseech Thee to keep Thy household, the Church, in continual godliness, that through Thy protection she may be free from all adversities and devoutly given to serve Thee in good works , to the glory of Thy Name; through Jesus Christ, Thy Son, our Lord, Who liveth and reigneth with Thee and the Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end. Amen.

Sermon on the Holy Gospel