Proper 15 – 16th August
God of constant mercy, who sent your Son to save us in our weakness; keep us mindful of your goodness, that, as your grace increases in us, our thankfulness may also grow, through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Romans 11.1-2a, 29-37
Matthew 15, 10-20
Proper 16 – 23 August
Lord of creation, whose glory is around and within us;
Open our eyes to your wonders, that we may serve you with reverences and come to our lives’ end in peace, through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Proper 17 – 30 August
Gracious God, you call us to fullness of life:
deliver us from unbelief and banish our anxieties
with the liberating love of Jesus Christ our Lord.
Proper 18 – 6 September
God, our judge and saviour, teach us to be open
to your truth and to trust in your love,
that we may live each day with confidence in the
salvation which is given through Jesus Christ our
Proper 19 – 13 September
Faithful Lord, whose steadfast love never ceases
and whose mercies never come to an end:
grant us the grace to trust you and to receive
the gifts of your love, new every morning,
in Jesus Christ our Lord.
Proper 20 – 20 September
God, our light and our salvation:
illuminate our lives, that we may see your
goodness in the land of the living, and looking
on your beauty may be changed into the likeness of
Jesus Christ our Lord.
Proper 21 – 27 September (Harvest Festival)
Creator God, you made the goodness of the land,
the riches of the sea and the rhythm of the seasons;
as we thank you for the harvest, may we cherish and
respect this planet and its peoples,
through Jesus Christ our Lord.
2 Corinthians 9.6-15
Proper 22 – 4 October
teach us to be faithful in change and uncertainty,
that trusting in your word
and obeying your will
we may enter the unfailing joy of Jesus Christ our Lord.