September Readings

Sunday, September 4 Lectionary 23, Year C 13th Sunday after Pentecost Readings and Psalm Deuteronomy 30:15-20Walk in the way of life and hold fast to God Psalm 1They are like trees planted by streams of water. (Ps. 1:3) Philemon 1-21Paul says: Receive Onesimus as a coworker Luke 14:25-33Jesus says: Disciples, give up your possessions and carry the…

August Readings

Sunday, August 7 9th Sunday after Pentecost Readings and Psalm Genesis 15:1-6God’s promise of a child for Abram and Sarai Psalm 33:12-22Let your lovingkindness be upon us, as we place our hope in you. (Ps. 33:22) Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16A model for us: Abraham’s faith in a new home given by God Luke 12:32-40God will give you the…

July Readings

Sunday, July 3 4th Sunday after Pentecost Readings and Psalm Isaiah 66:10-14Jerusalem, a nursing mother giving life to her children Psalm 66:1-9All the earth bows down before you and sings out your name. (Ps. 66:4) Galatians 6:[1-6] 7-16Do what is right now and reap at the harvest time Luke 10:1-11, 16-20Jesus sends out seventy disciples into the…

June Readings

Sunday, June 5 Day of Pentecost Readings and Psalm Acts 2:1-21Filled with the Spirit to tell God’s deeds Genesis 11:1-9 (alternate)God destroys the tower of Babel Psalm 104:24-34, 35bSend forth your Spirit and renew the face of the earth. (Ps. 104:30) Romans 8:14-17The Spirit makes us children of God Acts 2:1-21 (alternate)Filled with the Spirit to proclaim God’s deeds…

April Readings

Sunday, April 3 Fifth Sunday in Lent Readings and Psalm Isaiah 43:16-21The Lord gives water in the wilderness to the chosen people Psalm 126Those who sowed with tears will reap with songs of joy. (Ps. 126:5) Philippians 3:4b-14To know Christ and his resurrection, to share in his sufferings John 12:1-8Mary anoints Jesus for his burial Sunday, April 10 Sunday…

March Readings

Sunday, March 6 – First Sunday in Lent Readings and Psalm Deuteronomy 26:1-11The Lord brought us out of Egypt with a mighty hand Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16God will give the angels charge over you, to guard you in all your ways. (Ps. 91:11) Romans 10:8b-13If you confess that Jesus is Lord, you will be saved Luke 4:1-13The temptation of Jesus…

January Readings

Sunday, January 2 Second Sunday of Christmas Readings and Psalm Jeremiah 31:7-14Joy at the gathering of God’s scattered flock Sirach 24:1-12 (alternate)Wisdom lives among God’s people Psalm 147:12-20Worship the Lord, O Jerusalem; praise your God, O Zion. (Ps. 147:12) Wisdom of Solomon 10:15-21 (alternate)We sing, O Lord, to your holy name. (Ws. 10:20) Ephesians 1:3-14The will of God made known in Christ…

September Readings

Sunday, September 5 Lectionary 23, Year B 15th Sunday after Pentecost Readings and Psalm Isaiah 35:4-7aLike streams in the desert, God comes with healing Psalm 146I will praise the Lord as long as I live. (Ps. 146:2) James 2:1-10 [11-13] 14-17Faith without works is dead Mark 7:24-37Christ healing a little girl and a deaf man Semicontinuous First Reading and…

August Readings

Sunday, August 1 Lectionary 18, Year B 10th Sunday after Pentecost Readings and Psalm Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15The Lord gives manna in the wilderness Psalm 78:23-29God rained down manna from heaven; so mortals ate the bread of angels. (Ps. 78:24, 25) Ephesians 4:1-16Maintain the unity of the faith John 6:24-35Christ the bread of life Semicontinuous First Reading and Psalm 2…

July Readings

Sunday, July 4 Lectionary 14, Year B 6th Sunday after Pentecost Readings and Psalm Ezekiel 2:1-5The call of Ezekiel Psalm 123Our eyes look to you, O God, until you show us your mercy. (Ps. 123:2) 2 Corinthians 12:2-10God’s power made perfect in weakness Mark 6:1-13Sending of the Twelve to preach and heal Semicontinuous First Reading and Psalm…