Gen 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67 – PS 45:11-18 Or Song of Solomon 2:8-13
Rom 7:15-25a – Matt 11:16-19, 25-30
Intro to the Readings
The Collect speaks about being the servant to the least.
Our reading from Genesis is that of the marriage and love of Isaac and Rebecca.
Psalm 45 is a royal Psalm, a royal wedding Psalm.
Song of Songs 2 is an alternative to Psalm 45.
We read from Romans as the Apostle is arguing about sin and the conflict within ones’ self.
In the Gospel the Lord spoke to a generation two thousand years ago – the Lord speaks to our generation today.
Let us listen and hear God’s Word.