“We saw his star as it rose, and we have come to worship him.”
The Epiphany of the Lord
Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the reign of King Herod. About that time some wise men from eastern lands arrived in Jerusalem, asking, “Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star as it rose, and we have come to worship him.” [Read more…]
The Epiphany of the Lord – Sun 08 Jan: Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13; Ephesians 3:2-3, 5-6; Matthew 2:1-12 ~ Savior of all nations
Lord God of the nations, we have seen the star of your glory rising in splendour. The radiance of your incarnate Word pierces the darkness that covers the earth and signals the dawn of peace and justice.
The Epiphany of the Lord, 03 January: Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13; Ephesians 3:2-3, 5-6; Matthew 2:1-12 ~ may your hearts be thrilled with joy
God most high, You light the way for all who seek You. Fill us with joy as we behold Your glory, and humble us in worship before You. Arise and shine once again in our darkness, and may nations and kings come into Your radiant light. May Your justice and righteousness reign in the coming year, and all the godly flourish and prosper. Through Jesus Christ, Your Son, who lives and reigns with You in the unity of the Holy Spirit, in the splendour of eternal light, God for ever and ever.
The Epiphany of the Lord: Isa 60:1-6; Psa 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13; Eph 3:2-6; Mat 2:1-12 ~ come and worship
The Epiphany of the Lord + In the name the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen Opening prayer: On this the first Sunday of 2015, we come to worship our new-born King… and to seeek God’s guidance… Read More ›