Collect Prayer for the Fourth Sunday in Lent

Gracious Father, whose blessed Son Jesus Christ came down from heaven to be the true bread which gives life to the world: Evermore give us this bread, that he may live in us, and we in him; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen. BookContinue reading “Collect Prayer for the Fourth Sunday in Lent”

A Collect Prayer for the Third Sunday in Lent

This could not be more appropriate given our circumstances. Almighty God, you know that we have no power in ourselves to help ourselves: Keep us both outwardly in our bodies and inwardly in our souls, that we may be defended from all adversities which may happen to the body, and from all evil thoughts whichContinue reading “A Collect Prayer for the Third Sunday in Lent”

A collect to prepare us for the 2nd Sunday in Lent

A collect is a short prayer meant to be prayed together comprising an invocation, petition, and conclusion. Would you join me in prayer? O God, whose glory it is always to have mercy: Be gracious to all who have gone astray from your ways, and bring them again with penitent hearts and steadfast faith toContinue reading “A collect to prepare us for the 2nd Sunday in Lent”

Collect Prayer for the First Week in Lent

A collect is a short prayer meant to be prayed together comprising an invocation, petition, and conclusion. Would you join me in prayer? Almighty God, whose blessed Son was led by the Spirit to be tempted by Satan: Come quickly to help us who are assaulted by many temptations; and , as you know theContinue reading “Collect Prayer for the First Week in Lent”

A Collect for the First Sunday after the Epiphany: The Baptism of our Lord

Father in heaven, who at the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan proclaimed him your beloved Son and anointed him with the Holy Spirit: Grant that all who are baptized into his Name may keep the covenant they have made, and boldly confess him as Lord and Savior; who with you and the HolyContinue reading “A Collect for the First Sunday after the Epiphany: The Baptism of our Lord”