The Introit for Invocavit:
He shall cry to Me, and I shall hear him; I will deliver him and I will glorify him; I will fill him with length of days. (From Psalm 91:15,16)
Verse Response: He who dwells in the aid of the Most High, shall abide under the protection of the God of heaven. (From Psalm 91:1)
Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Ghost; as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.
The Collect for Invocavit:
O Lord, mercifully hear our prayer and stretch forth the right hand of Thy majesty to defend us from them that rise up against us. Through Jesus Christ, Thy Son, Our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with the Father and the Holy Ghost, ever one God, world without end.
+ Johann Gerhard, Theologian + - 17 August AD 1637 [image: Johann Gerhard] Born 17 October 1582, Johann Gerhard, a Lutheran theologian in the tradition of Martin Luther (1483-1546) and Mar...
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