A.D. 2020 May 25

Today
Month

The Seventh Monday of Easter

Collects

O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has gone before; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting. Amen.

Lessons

Daily Office Lectionary

Morning Prayer
Evening Prayer

Liturgical Colors

White or Gold

Bede the Venerable, Priest and Monk of Jarrow, Teacher of the Faith, 735

Liturgical Colors

White or Gold

References

Memorial Day (United States)

Acclamations

Celebrant: Blessed be God: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
People: And blessed be his kingdom, now and for ever. Amen.

Collects

O King and Judge of the nations: We remember before you with grateful hearts the men and women of our armed forces, who in the day of decision ventured much for the liberties we now enjoy; grant that we may not rest until all the people of this land share the benefits of true freedom and gladly accept its disciplines; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with you and the Holy Spirit lives and reigns, now and for ever. Amen.

Lessons

Sunday, Holy Day and Commemoration Lectionary — Year A

Prefaces

Through Jesus Christ our Lord, who rose victorious from the dead and comforts us with the blessed hope of everlanting life. For to your faithful people, O Lord, life is changed, not ended; and when our mortal body lies in death, there is prepared for us a dwelling place eternal in the heavens.

or

For the sacrifice of your Son on the Cross, all who turn to him in the tribulation of war will find their peace with him in paradise.

Liturgical Colors

White or Gold

References