An extended preface for Year A, Proper 10

An extended preface for Year A, Proper 10 (for use with Eucharistic Prayers A, B & E) – based on the reading from Isaiah 55:

It is indeed right to praise and thank you heavenly Father,
through your son Jesus Christ, your living word
who did not return to you before he had accomplished
the purpose for which you sent him,
making for us a new and living way
to gain the pardon we could not have earned
and the life we could not have hoped for.

Therefore,
like the mountains and the hills which sing before you,
and the trees of the field which clap your praise,
we join our praise with angels and archangels
and the whole of creation, saying:

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