Preparing for the Divine Service

To give you the opportunity to look ahead and prepare for our Divine Service each Sunday, the Office Hymn, Holy Gospel, and Theme of each week for June and July are listed below.

Feast of the Holy Trinity (June 7):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 28:16-20 (The Great Commission.)
Office Hymn: LSB #504 "Father, Most Holy"

Pentecost 2
(June 14):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 9:35-10:20 (Jesus sends out the Twelve.)
Office Hymn: LSB #658 "Preserve Your Word, O Savior"

Pentecost 3
(June 21):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 10:5a, 21-33 (God is faithful.)
Office Hymn: LSB #666 "O Little Flock, Fear Not the Foe"

Pentecost 4
(June 28):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 10:34-42 (Not peace but division.)
Office Hymn: LSB #685 "Let Us Ever Walk with Jesus"

Pentecost 5
(July 5):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 11:25-30 (Jesus' yoke is easy and light.)
Office Hymn: LSB #684 "Come Unto Me, Ye Weary"

Pentecost 6
(July 12):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 (Parable of the Sower)
Office Hymn: LSB #577 "Almighty God, Your Word Is Cast"

Pentecost 7
(July 19):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 (Parable of the Weeds)
Office Hymn: LSB #656 "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God"

Pentecost 8
(July 26):
Holy Gospel: Matthew 13:44-52 (Parables of Treasure, Pearl, Net)
Office Hymn: LSB #602 "The Gifts Christ Freely Gives"

Note:  The Liturgy through Pentecost 2 (June 14) is Divine Service 1 (p. 151). The Liturgy beginning on Pentecost 4 (June 28) is Divine Service 4 (p. 203). (Matins will be sung on June 21st as Pastor away for the Installation of Pastor Daniel Broaddus.)

Saint Athanasius Lutheran Church
Missouri Synod
Church Location: 114 Kingsley Road SW, Vienna, VA  22180
Mailing Address: 3057 Nutley Street Suite 822, Fairfax, VA  22031
703-455-4003                       Rev. James Douthwaite, Pastor