LITANY FOR ASCENSION DAY

By: Rev. Adrian Dieleman


Pastor: Jesus Christ has come into heaven, and is at God's right hand--with angels, authorities, and powers in submission to him. (1 Peter 3:22)
People: Therefore, since we have a great high priest who has gone through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold firmly to the faith we profess. (Hebrews 4:14)
Pastor: Salvation belongs to our God, who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb. (Revelation 7:10)
People: Worthy is the Lamb, who was slain, to receive power and wealth and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and praise! (Revelation 5:12)
Pastor: Great and marvelous are your deeds, Lord God Almighty. (Revelation 15:3a)
People: Just and true are your ways, King of the ages. Who will not fear you, O Lord, and bring glory to your name? (Revelation 15:3b,4a)
Pastor: All the angels worship you, O Christ! (Revelation 7:11)
People: All nations will come and worship before you, for your righteous acts have been revealed. (Revelation 15:4b)
Pastor: Praise our God, all you his servants, you who fear him, both small and great! (Revelation 19:5)
People: Hallelujah! For our Lord God Almighty reigns. Let us rejoice and be glad and give him glory! (Revelation 19:6b,7a)
Pastor: For the wedding of the Lamb has come, and his bride has made herself ready. For the Lamb at the center of the throne will be their shepherd; he will lead them to springs of living water. (Revelation 19:7; 7:17)
People: But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ, who, by the power that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be like his glorious body. (Philippians 3:20-21)
Pastor: The Spirit and the bride say, "Come!" And let him who hears say, "Come!" (Revelation 22:17)
People: Blessed are those who are invited to the wedding supper of the Lamb! (Revelation 19:9)
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