Free Church Book of Common Prayer (1929)
Almighty Father, who hast given thine only Son to die for our sins, and to rise again for our justification; grant us so to put away the leaven of malice and wickedness, that we may alway serve thee in pureness of living and truth; through the merits of the same thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Epistle: I John v, 4-12
Gospel: John xx, 19-31 (end).
A book of prayer for the church and the home (Universalist, 1866)
Holy and merciful Lord God, who multipliest upon us the gifts of thy heavenly grace; grant that by thy best-beloved Son we may be enabled to bear our crosses, and that by his resurrection we may have good hope of a happy end to our earthly pilgrimage. Amen.
Gospel, St. John xx. 19.
Epistle, 1 St John v. 4.