A New Zealand Prayer Book / He Karakia Mihinare o Aotearoa

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Concerning Sentences, Prayers and Readings for the Church’s Year

The minister chooses one or more of the Collects set down for the Day for use in the service, and selects the Sentence, Psalms, and Set Readings either from pages 550-690 or according to the Three Year Series on pages 691-723.

At the end of a Collect, when needed, the minister may add

Hear this prayer for your love’s sake. Amen.

Or Praise to you our God; you answer prayer. Amen.

Or when the prayer is addressed to God

This we ask through Christ our Mediator / Saviour /
Redeemer / Lord. Amen.

Or when the prayer is addressed to God and ends with words
referring to Jesus Christ

Who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,
one God for ever. Amen.