Fifth Sunday in Easter preparation

Free Church Book of Common Prayer (1929)

Fourth Sunday after Easter

O Almighty God, who alone canst order the unruly wills and affections of sinful men; grant unto thy people, that they may love the the thing which thou commandest, and desire that which thou dost promise; that so, among the sundry and manifold changes of the world, our hearts may surely there be fixed, where true joys are to be found; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Epistle. James i, 17-21.
Gospel. John xvi, 2-15.

A book of prayer for the church and the home (Universalist, 1866)

Fourth Sunday after Easter

O Almighty God, who alone canst order the unruly wills and affections of sinful men; grant unto thy people that they may love the the thing which thou commandest, and desire that which thou dost promise; that so, among the sundry and manifold changes of the world, our hearts may surely there be fixed, where true joys are to be found, even on the kingdom and promises of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Epistle St. James i, 17.
Gospel St. John xvi, 5.

About Scott Wells

Scott Wells, 44, is a Universalist Christian minister doing Universalist theology and church administration hacks in Washington, D.C.

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