The First Book of Common Prayer

Occasion: 
Observed on a weekday following the Day of Pentecost
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
The Collect: 

Almighty and everliving God, whose servant Thomas Cranmer, with others, restored the language of the people in the prayers of your Church: Make us always thankful for this heritage; and help us so to pray in the Spirit and with the understanding, that we may worthily magnify your holy Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen

Old Testament: 
1 Kings 8:54-61
Psalm: 
Psalm 33:1-5, 20-21
Epistle: 
Acts 2:38-42
Gospel: 
John 4:21-24

The Old Testament, New Testament and Gospels readings are from the New Revised Standard Version Bible: Anglicized Edition, copyright 1989, 1995, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

The Collects, Psalms and Canticles are from the Book of Common Prayer, 1979.