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lectionary calendar

 

Lectionary Readings from the Revised Common Lectionary

 

Year A

Advent,

Christmastide and Epiphany

 

 

 

 


 

First reading

Psalm

Second reading

Gospel


First Sunday of Advent

November 27, 2016

Isaiah 2:1-5

Psalm 122

Romans 13:

11-14

Matthew 24:

36-44

Second Sunday of Advent

December 4, 2016

Isaiah 11:1-10

Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19

Romans 15:4-13

Matthew 3:

1-12

Third Sunday of Advent

December 11, 2016

Isaiah 35: 1-10

Psalm 146:5-10

James 5:7-10

Matthew 11:

2-11

Fourth Sunday of Advent

December 18, 2016

Isaiah 7:10-16

Psalm 80: 1-7, 17-19

Romans 1:1-7

Matthew 1:

18-25

Christmas Eve

December 24, 2016

Isaiah 9:2-7

Psalm 96

Titus 2:11-14

Luke 2: 1-14 (15-20)

Christmas Day

December 25, 2016

Isaiah 52:7-10

Psalm 98

Hebrews 1:1-4 (5-12)

John 1:1-14

First Sunday After Christmas

January 1, 2017

Isaiah 63:7-9

Psalm 148

Hebrews 2:10-18

Matthew 2:

13-23

Second Sunday after Christmas Day

Not observed this year

Jeremiah 31:

7-14

Psalm 147:

12-20

Ephesians 1:3-14

John 1: (1-9), 10-18

Epiphany of the Lord

January 6, 2017

Isaiah 60:1-6

Psalm 72: 1-7, 10-14

Ephesians 3:1-12

Matthew 2:

1-12

Baptism of the Lord

January 8, 2017

Isaiah 42: 1-9

Psalm 29

Acts 10:34-43

Matthew 3:

13-17

Second Sunday after the Epiphany

January 15, 2017

Isaiah 49:1-7

Psalm 40: 1-11

1 Corinthians 1:1-9

John 1:29-42

Third Sunday after the Epiphany

January 22, 2017

Isaiah 9:1-4

Psalm 27:1, 4-9

1 Corinthians 1:10-18

Matthew 4:

12-23

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany

January 29, 2017

Micah 6:1-8

Psalm 15

1 Corinthians 1:18-31

Matthew 5:

1-12

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany

February 5, 2017

Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12)

Psalm 112:1-9 (10)

1 Corinthians 2:1-12, (13-16)

Matthew 5:

13-20

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany

February 12, 2017

Deuteronomy 30: 15-20

Psalm 119: 1-8

1 Corinthians 3:1-9

Matthew 5:

21-37

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany)

February 19, 2017

Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18

Psalm 119:33-40

1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23

Matthew 5:38-48

Last Sunday after Epiphany (Transfiguration Sunday)

February 26, 2017

Exodus 24:12-18

Psalm 2 or Psalm 99

2 Peter 1:16-21

Matthew 17:1-9

 

Please note: For those who are using the A Guide to Prayer for Ministers and Other Servants.

When there is a scripture discrepancy between The Guide to Prayer for Ministers and Other Servants and the Revised Comon Lectionary, the Transforming Center always defers to the Revised Common Lectionary.

 

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