Today is 40 days after Easter when Jesus ascended into heaven and is seated at the Right Hand of the Father. We wait for His Second Coming.

Prayer of the Day
Almighty God, your only Son was taken into the heavens and in your presence intercedes for us. Receive us and our prayers for all the world, and in the end bring everything into your glory, through Jesus Christ, our Sovereign and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

References
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Lectionary
https://www.elca.org/Our-Work/Congregations-and-Synods/Worship/Lectionary

Read more on the LCM Liturgy Project at http://www.lcmmadison.org/liturgy or click the recent posts below

  • Pentecost
    Pentecost, one of the most important liturgical holidays, marks the day the Holy Spirit descended upon the Apostles with tongues […]
  • Feast Day of St Matthias, Apostle
    Today we celebrate St. Matthias, Apostle and martyr. Unlike the other Apostles, Matthias was chosen after the Ascension to replace […]
  • Ascension of Our Lord
    Today is 40 days after Easter when Jesus ascended into heaven and is seated at the Right Hand of the […]