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New Testament Readings, Page 2

A Prayer with Matthew 12:22-37

Our Lord Jesus Christ cast out demons and plundered the house of our greatest adversary. We pray that He would guard and protect us against the cosmic powers of this present darkness and the spiritual forces of evil. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Book, pages …

A Prayer with Matthew 12:1-21

Jesus showed Himself to be the Lord of the Sabbath. We pray that He would grant us His healing in body and soul and the refreshment we need from hearing His Word of forgiveness. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Book, pages 299-304 or Treasury of …

A Prayer with Matthew 11:20-30

Our Lord Jesus warned unrepentant cities of God’s just judgment. We pray our heavenly Father to grant us the gift of repentance and lead us, who are heavy laden with our sins, to find rest for our souls. Source: “Sacred Meditations Collects” (Daily Lectionary found in Lutheran Service Book, pages …