A feast is a term for a day on the church calendar to commemorate a family member, (saint). In their life, they served the Lord faithfully and as such serve as an example for our service to Jesus our King.
Collect for Today
We give you thanks, O Lord of glory, for the example of the first martyr Stephen, who looked up to heaven and prayed for his persecutors to your Son Jesus Christ, who stands at your right hand; where he lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting. Amen.
Scripture Reading: Acts 6:1- 8:1.