Leader: In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost.
Leader: The Lord be with you.
People: And with thy spirit.
Leader: Let us pray    .........    (a prayer is said)
The Psalm of the Day and a Reading From God's Holy Word
The Lord's Prayer    -    Our Father, who art in heaven; Hallowed be thy name; Thy kingdom come; Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory, forever and ever. Amen.
Leader: Let us bless the Lord.
People: Thanks be to God.
Leader: The Almighty and most merciful God, the Father and the Son and the Holy Ghost, bless us and keep us.