Salvation offered freely to all
From the Book of Divine Worship - The Proper: First Part - The Great Vigil of Easter - The Service of Lessons
Canticle 9, The First Song of Isaiah; or Ps. 42:1-7
Let us pray.
O God, you have created all things by the power of your Word, and you renew the earth by your Spirit: Give now the water of life to those who thirst for you, that they may bring forth abundant fruit in your glorious kingdom; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.