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Today's Readings: Jeremiah 8:4–12, Romans 9:30–10:4, Luke 19:41–48

The Introit is: Psalm 55:1, 4–5, 16; antiphon: Psalm 55:16a, 17b, 18a, 22a

The Collect of the Day: O God, You declare Your almighty power above all in showing mercy and pity. Mercifully grant us such a measure of Your grace that we may obtain Your gracious promises and be made partakers of Your heavenly treasures; through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

The daily readings for this week: August 21: 1 Kings 1:1–4, 15–35; 1 Cor. 12:14–31; 22: 1 Kings 2:1–27; 1 Cor. 13:1–13; 23: 1 Kings 3:1–15; 2 Cor. 1:1–22; 24: 1 Kings 5:1–18; 2 Cor. 1:23–2:17; 25: 1 Kings 7:51–8:21; 2 Cor. 3:1–18; 26: 1 Kings 8:22–30, 46–63; 2 Cor. 4:1–18; 27: 1 Kings 9:1–9; 10:1–13; 2 Cor. 5:1–21.Β