But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

Sunday, 12 January 2020 08:47

“The Aids of Thy Plenteous Grace”: The Collect for the First Sunday after the Epiphany

Written by E.J. Hutchinson

Another Sunday, another Collect. Here is the prayer for the First Sunday after the Epiphany from the Order of Worship for the Reformed Church in the United States.

The prayer asks for grace so that we can know our duties and perform them. It is quite similar to today’s Collect from The...

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