Prayer for the Fifth Sunday of Easter

O Lord Jesus Christ, true God and true Man,
you do not change,
and you are holy in all your works.
Take all unbelief away from us,
and fill us with the gifts of your grace;
through your mercy, O our God,
you are blessed,
and live and govern all things,
now and forever.

Source: Freely modified from Mozarabic Collects, ed. Rev. Chas. R. Halle, New York, 1881, p. 27 #3 (Easter 4)

“true God and true Man” is a reference to 1 Timothy 2:5

“you do not change” is a reference to Malachi 3:6Hebrews 13:8

“Take all unbelief away from us” is a reference to Mark 9:24


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

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