The Seven Sorrows of Mary, middle panel, Scene: Circumcision
Albrecht Dürer
circa 1494-1497
Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden, Germany
Public Domain
Used for the Second Sunday in Christmas, if there is one

The Collect

Almighty God, who madest thy blessed Son to be circumcised, and obedient to the law for man; Grant us the true circumcision of the Spirit; that, our hearts, and all our members, being mortified from all worldly and carnal lusts, we may in all things obey thy blessed will; through the same thy Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

The Epistle and Gospel

Romans 4:8-14Luke 2:15-21

Commentary

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