First Sunday of Epiphany

The First Sunday of Epiphany [Baptism of Our Lord] 

Readings: Isa. 42. 1-12; John 4. 1-26 (27-42); Isa. 61; Matt. 2

Eternal Father, who at the baptism of Jesus revealed him to be your Son, anointing him with the Holy Spirit: grant to us, who are born again by water and the Spirit, that we may be faithful to our calling as your adopted children; through Jesus Christ our Lord; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.