Ash Wednesday: 06 Mar 2019 – Isaiah 57:15-21, Mark 2:13-22 ~ healer of sin-sick souls


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Ash Wednesday

+ In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen

Opening (Collect for Ash Wednesday)

Almighty and everlasting God, you hate nothing that you have made, and forgive the sins of all who are penitent: Create in me a new spirit and contrite heart, that I – worthily lamenting my sins and acknowledging my wretchedness – may obtain of you – the God of all mercy – perfect remission and forgiveness; through Jesus Christ my Lord; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
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First Reading – Isaiah 57:15-21 (NLT)

The high and lofty one who lives in eternity, the Holy One, says this:

“I live in the high and holy place with those whose spirits are contrite and humble. I restore the crushed spirit of the humble and revive the…

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