Isaiah 66: 10-14
“Rejoice, Jerusalem,” says the prophet. Jerusalem’s days of mourning are over; all will delight in her new found glory.

Galatians 6: 14-18
St Paul says the only thing he will boast about is the cross of Lord Jesus Christ.  He owes everything to Christ.

Luke 10: 1-2. 17-20
Seventy-two people are sent out with what we would call today a serious lack of preparation.  Disciples should not waste time on preparations for Christ’s mission.