Book of Isaiah 40:25-31.
To whom can you liken me as an equal? says the
Lift up your eyes on high and see who has
created these: He leads out their army and numbers them, calling them all by name. By his great
might and the strength of his power not one of them is missing!
Why, O Jacob, do you say, and declare, O Israel, "My way is hidden from the LORD, and my
right is disregarded by my God"?
Do you not know or
have you not heard? The LORD is the eternal God, creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint
nor grow weary, and his knowledge is beyond scrutiny.
He gives strength to the fainting; for the weak he makes vigor abound.
Though young men faint and grow weary, and youths stagger and
They that hope in the LORD will renew their
strength, they will soar as with eagles' wings; They will run and not grow weary, walk and not grow
Of David. Bless the LORD, my soul; all
my being, bless his holy name!
Bless the LORD, my soul;
do not forget all the gifts of God,
Who pardons all
your sins, heals all your ills,
Delivers your life from
the pit, surrounds you with love and compassion,
Merciful and gracious is the LORD, slow to
anger, abounding in kindness.
Has not dealt with us as
our sins merit, nor requited us as our deeds deserve.
Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to
Saint Matthew 11:28-30.
Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you
Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am meek
and humble of heart; and you will find rest for your selves.
For my yoke is easy, and my burden light."