The Sermon on the Mount
Carl Bloch
The Museum of National History, Hillerød, Denmark
Public Domain

The Collect

O God, who hast prepared for them that love thee such good things as pass man’s understanding: Pour into our hearts such love toward thee, that we, loving thee above all things, may obtain thy promises, which exceed all that we can desire; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

The Epistle – Romans 6:3-11

The Gospel – Matthew 5:20-26

The Harmony of the Collects, Epistles, and Gospels, Melville Scott

The Christian Year, John Keble