Collect: Proper 9
O God, you have taught us to keep all your commandments by loving you and our neighbor: Grant us the grace of your Holy Spirit that we may be devoted to you with our whole heart, and united to one another with pure affection; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen
2 Kings 5:1-14 . . . The story of the cure of Naaman from his leprosy
Psalm 30 . . . A hymn of praise and thanksgiving by one whom the Lord has saved from death
Galatians 6: (1-6) 7-16 . . . Paul concludes his letter with practical advice for life in the community of the church.
Luke 10:1-11, 16-20 . . . Jesus appoints seventy missionaries to go before him and gives them their instructions.