Independence Day

Saturday, July 04, 2015Monday, July 04, 2016Tuesday, July 04, 2017Wednesday, July 04, 2018
The Collect: 

Lord God Almighty, in whose Name the founders of this country won liberty for themselves and for us, and lit the torch of freedom for nations then unborn: Grant that we and all the people of this land may have grace to maintain our liberties in righteousness and peace; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. The Psalm and Lessons "For the Nation," page 930 BCP, may be used instead.

Old Testament: 
Deuteronomy 10:17-21
Psalm: 
Psalm 145 or 145:1-9
Epistle: 
Hebrews 11:8-16
Gospel: 
Matthew 5:43-48