Henry Melchior Muhlenberg: Lutheran Pastor in North America, 1787

Saturday, October 07, 2017Monday, October 07, 2019Wednesday, October 07, 2020
The Collect: 

Rite I:
Loving God, shepherd of thy people: We give thanks to thee for the ministry of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, who left his native land to minister where called. Make us mindful of our own vocation to serve where thou dost call us; in the Name of Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

Rite II:
Loving God, shepherd of your people, we thank you for the ministry of Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, who left his native land to minister where called; make us mindful of our own vocation to serve where you call us; in the Name of Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

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.

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