The Epiphany, or the Manifestation of Christ to the Gentiles [January 6]

Readings: Isa. 42:1-12; John 4:1-42; Isa. 61; Matt. 2

O God, by the leading of a star you manifested your only Son to the peoples of the earth: Lead us, who know you now by faith, to your presence, where we may see your glory face to face; through Jesus Christ our Lord; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.