August 29, 2019 all-day

The Beheading of John the Baptist


Lesser Festival Eucharistic Lectionary
Jeremiah 1.4-10
Psalm 11
Hebrews 11.32 – 12.2
Matthew 14.1-12

Morning Prayer
Psalm 78.1-39*
Jeremiah 44.1-14
Mark 4.1-20

Evening Prayer
Psalm 78.40-end*
1 Samuel 31
Acts 4.32-5.11

BCP Collect

O God, who didst vouchsafe to thy servant John Baptist to be in birth and death the forerunner of thy Son: Grant that as he was slain for truth and righteousness, so we may contend for the same unto the end; for the love of thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord.