Readings for Trinity 5 (focus texts in bold):
1 Kings 19:19-21 - The prophet Elijah calls the Elisha and casts his mantle upon him.
Psalm 84: - "For one day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a door-keeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of ungodliness."
1 Peter 3:8-15a - "And who is he that will harm you, if ye be followers of that which is good? But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy are ye"
Luke 5:1-11 - Jesus causes a multitude of fish to fill Simon Peter's boat and calls the apostles: "'Fear not; from henceforth thou shalt catch men.'"
Sermon by the Rev. Timothy Taylor
Cover art: "Christ Calling the Apostles," Edward Armitage, 1877, oil on copper, The Museum of Natural History, Bedestolen, Denmark