The Third Sunday in Lent March 23 :: How Much More

For while we were still weak, at the right time Christ died for the ungodly. For one will scarcely die for a righteous person—though perhaps for a good person one would dare even to die— but God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Since, therefore, we have now been justified by his blood, much more shall we be saved by him from the wrath of God. For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son, much more, now that we are reconciled, shall we be saved by his life. More than that, we also rejoice in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received reconciliation.

Romans 5:6-11

sound  ::  Gone Under, Snarky Puppy, feat. Shayna Steele (2013)

image  ::  Bozzetti: Right Arms, Broken Wrists, Auguste Rodin (c.1900-1910, French)
Auguste Rodin, Bozzetti -Right arms, broken wrists (c.1900-1910)

Almighty God,
You know that I have no power in myself
to help myself:
Keep me both outwardly in my body
and inwardly in my soul,
that I may be defended from all adversities
which may happen to the body,
and from all evil thoughts
which may assault and hurt the soul;
through Jesus Christ the Lord,
who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

The Book of Common Prayer

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