Prayer for the Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

O God, the Father almighty,
shine on us with the light of your knowledge,
and the fullness of all virtue,
that, while we seek for the gifts of learning,
we may never depart from you,
the Fountain of all wisdom;
through Jesus Christ,
your Son, our Lord.

Source: Freely modified from Mozarabic Collects, ed. Rev. Chas. R. Hale, New York, 1881, p. 31 #3 (Trinity 5)

“shine on us with the light”   Psalm 119:105

“and the fullness of all virtue” 2 Peter 1:5

“the Fountain of all wisdom” may be a reference to Psalm 36:9Psalm 68:26Proverbs 14:27


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Lutheran pastor and musician serving St. Stephen's in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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