Preface 1 - Of God the Father
From the Book of Divine Worship
- The Proper: First Part - The Holy Eucharist - Rite Two - Preface of the Lord's Day
Preface of the Lord's Day
To be used on Sundays as appointed, but not on the succeeding weekdays.
It is right, and a good and joyful thing, always and everywhere to give thanks to you, Father Almighty, Creator of heaven and earth; for you are the source of light and life; you made us in your image, and called us to new life in Jesus Christ our Lord.