First Reading: Proverbs 1:20-33
Second Reading: James 3:1-12
Gospel: Mark 8:27-38
Psalm: Psalm 19
Collect of the Day: O God, because without you we are not able to please you, mercifully grant that your Holy Spirit may in all things direct and rule our hearts; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.