Collect of the Day
O God, the Maker and Redeemer of all believers: Grant to the faithful departed the unsearchable benefits of the passion of your Son; that on the day of his appearing they may be manifested as your children; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and ever. Amen.
Psalter: Psalm 40, 54 (M); 138, 139 (E)
Lessons: Nehemiah 4, Revelation 7:4-17, Matthew 13:31-35