encourage with teaching

Most gracious God, our heavenly Father
   in whom alone dwells all fullness of light and wisdom,
   enlighten our minds by your Holy Spirit
   to truly understand your Word.
Give us grace to receive it reverently and humbly.
May it lead us to put our trust in you alone,
   and so to serve and honor you
   that we may glorify your holy name
   and encourage others by setting a good example.

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