Year C    
  Psalm Lessons
     
First Sunday
of Advent
50
or 50:1-6
Zechariah 14:4-9
1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
Luke 21:25-31
     
Second Sunday
of Advent
126 Baruch 5:1-9
Philippians 1:1-11
Luke 3:1-6
     
Third Sunday
of Advent
85
or 85:7-13
or Canticle 9
Zephaniah 3:14-20
Philippians 4:4-7(8-9)
Luke 3:7-18
     
Fourth Sunday
of Advent
80
or 80:1-7
Micah 5:2-4
Hebrews 10:5-10
Luke 1:39-49(50-56)
     
Christmas Day I 96
or 96:1-4,11-12
Isaiah 9:2-3,6-7
Titus 2:11-14
Luke 2:1-14(15-20)
     
Christmas Day II 97
or 97:1-4,11-12
Isaiah 62:6-7,10-12
Titus 3:4-7
Luke 2:(1-14)15-20
     
Christmas Day III 98
or 98:1-6
Isaiah 52:7-10
Hebrews 1:1-12
John 1:1-14
     
First Sunday
after Christmas
147
or 147:13-21
Isaiah 61:10--62:3
Galatians 3:23-25; 4:4-7
John 1:1-18

 

Lectionary C     911


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Holy Name
January 1
8 Exodus 34:1-8
Romans 1:1-7
Luke 2:15-21
     
Second Sunday
after Christmas
84
or 84:1-8
Jeremiah 31:7-14
Ephesians 1:3-6,15-19a
Matthew 2:13-15,19-23
or Luke 2:41-52
or Matthew 2:1-12
     
The Epiphany
January 6
72
or 72:1-2,10-17
Isaiah 60:1-6,9
Ephesians 3:1-12
Matthew 2:1-12
     
First Sunday
after Epiphany
89:1-29
or 89:20-29
Isaiah 42:1-9
Acts 10:34-38
Luke 3:15-16,21-22
     
Second Sunday
after Epiphany
96
or 96:1-10
Isaiah 62:1-5
1 Corinthians 12:1-11
John 2:1-11
     
Third Sunday
after Epiphany
113 Nehemiah 8:2-10
1 Corinthians 12:12-27
Luke 4:14-21
     
Fourth Sunday
after Epiphany
71:1-17
or 71:1-6,15-17
Jeremiah 1:4-10
1 Corinthians 14:12b-20
Luke 4:21-32
     
Fifth Sunday
after Epiphany
85
or 85:7-13
Judges 6:11-24a
1 Corinthians 15:1-11
Luke 5:1-11
     
Sixth Sunday
after Epiphany
1 Jeremiah 17:5-10
1 Corinthians 15:12-20
Luke 6:17-26

 

912    Lectionary C


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Seventh Sunday
after Epiphany
37:1-18
or 37:3-10
Genesis 45:3-11,21-28
1 Corinthians 15:35-38,42-50
Luke 6:27-38
     
Eighth Sunday
after Epiphany
92
or 92:1-5,11-14
Jeremiah 7:1-7(8-15)
1 Corinthians 15:50-58
Luke 6:39-49
     
Last Sunday
after Epiphany
99 Exodus 34:29-35
1 Corinthians 12:27--13:13
Luke 9:28-36
     
Ash Wednesday 103
or 103:8-14
Joel 2:1-2,12-17
or Isaiah 58:1-12
2 Corinthians 5:20b---6:10
Matthew 6:1-6,16-21
     
First Sunday
in Lent
91
or 91:9-15
Deuteronomy 26:(1-4)5-11
Romans 10:(5-8a)8b-13
Luke 4:1-13
     
Second Sunday
in Lent
27
or 27:10-18
Genesis 15:1-12,17-18
Philippians 3:17--4:1
Luke 13:(22-30)31-35
     
Third Sunday
in Lent
103
or 103:1-11
Exodus 3:1-15
1 Corinthians 10:1-13
Luke 13:1-9
     
Fourth Sunday
in Lent
34
or 34:1-8
Joshua (4:19-24); 5:9-12
2 Corinthians 5:17-21
Luke 15:11-32
     
Fifth Sunday
in Lent
126 Isaiah 43:16-21
Philippians 3:8-14
Luke 20:9-19

 

Lectionary C     913


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Palm Sunday    
     
Liturgy of
the Palms
118:19-29 Luke 19:29-40
     
Liturgy of
the Word
22:1-21
or 22:1-11
Isaiah 45:21-25 or Isaiah 52:13--53:12;
Philippians 2:5-11; Luke (22:39-71) 23:1-49(50-56)
     
Monday in
Holy Week
36:5-10 Isaiah 42:1-9; Hebrews 11:39--12:3; John 12:1-11 or
Mark 14:3-9
     
Tuesday in
Holy Week
71:1-12 Isaiah 49:1-6; 1 Corinthians 1:18-31; John 23:37-38,42-50 or
Mark 11:15-19
     
Wednesday in
Holy Week
69:7-15,22-23 Isaiah 50:4-9a; Hebrews 9:11-15,24-28; John 13:21-35
or Matthew 26:1-5,14-25
     
Maundy Thursday 78:14-20,23-25 Exodus 12:1-14a; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26(27-32);
John 13:1-15 or Luke 22:14-30
     
Good Friday 22:1-21
or 22:1-11
or 40:1-14
or 69:1-23
Isaiah 52:13--53:12
or Genesis 22:1-18 or Wisdom 2:1,12-24; Hebrews 10:1-25;
John (18:1-40) 19:1-37

 

914    Lectionary C


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Holy Saturday 130
or 31:1-5
Job 14:1-14
1 Peter 4:1-8
Matthew 27:57-66
or John 19:38-42
     
Easter Day    
     
The Great Vigil See pages 288-291.  
     
Early Service Use one of the Old Testament Lessons
from the Vigil with
     
  114 Romans 6:3-11
Matthew 28:1-10
     
Principal Service 118:14-29
or 118:14-17,22-24
Acts 10:34-43
or Isaiah 51:9-11
Colossians 3:1-4
or Acts 10:34-43
Luke 24:1-10
     
Evening Service 114
or 136
or 118:14-17,22-24
Acts 5:29a,30-32
or Daniel 12:1-3
1 Corinthians 5:6b-8
or Acts 5:29a,30-32
Luke 24:13-35
     
Monday in
Easter Week
16:8-11
or 118:19-24
Acts 2:14,22b-32
Matthew 28:9-15
     
Tuesday in
Easter Week
33:18-22
or 118:19-24
Acts 2:36-41
John 20:11-18
     
Wednesday in
Easter Week
105:1-8
or 118:19-24
Acts 3:1-10
Luke 24:13-35
     
Thursday in
Easter Week
8 or 114
or 118:19-24
Acts 3:11-26
Luke 24:36b-48

 

Lectionary C     915


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Friday in
Easter Week
116:1-8
or 118:19-24
Acts 4:1-12
John 21:1-14
     
Saturday in
Easter Week
118:14-18
or 118:19-24
Acts 4:13-21
Mark 16:9-15,20
     
Second Sunday
of Easter
111
or 118:19-24
Acts 5:12a,17-22,25-29
or Job 42:1-6
Revelation 1:(1-8)9-19
or Acts 5:12a,17-22,25-29
John 20:19-31
     
Third Sunday
of Easter
33
or 33:1-11
Acts 9:1-19a
or Jeremiah 32:36-41
Revelation 5:6-14
or Acts 9:1-19a
John 21:1-14
     
Fourth Sunday
of Easter
100 Acts 13:15-16,26-33(34-39)
or Numbers 27:12-23
Revelation 7:9-17
or Acts 13:15-16,26-33(34-39)
John 10:22-30
     
Fifth Sunday
of Easter
145
or 145:1-9
Acts 13:44-52
or Leviticus 19:1-2,9-18
Revelation 19:1,4-9
or Acts 13:44-52
John 13:31-35
     
Sixth Sunday
of Easter
67 Acts 14:8-18
or Joel 2:21-27
Revelation 21:22--22:5
or Acts 14:8-18
John 14:23-29

 

916    Lectionary C


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Ascension Day 47
or 110:1-5
Acts 1:1-11
or 2 Kings 2:1-15
Ephesians 1:15-23
or Acts 1:1-11
Luke 24:49-53
or Mark 16:9-15,19-20
     
Seventh Sunday
of Easter
65:1-20
or 47
Acts 16:16-34
or 1 Samuel 12:19-24
Revelation 22:12-14,16-17,20
or Acts 16:16-34
John 17:20-26
     
Day of Pentecost    
     
Early or
Vigil Service
33:12-22
Canticle 2 or 13

130
Canticle 9
104:25-32
Genesis 11:1-9
or Exodus 19:1-9a,16-20a;
                  20:18-20
or Ezekiel 37:1-14
or Joel 2:28-32
Acts 2:1-11
or Romans 8:14-17,22-27
John 7:37-39a
     
Principal Service 104:25-37
or 104:24-32
or 33:12-15,18-22
Acts 2:1-11
or Joel 2:28-32
1 Corinthians 12:4-13
or Acts 2:1-11
John 20:19-23
or John 14:8-17

On the weekdays which follow, the numbered Proper which corresponds most
closely to the date of Pentecost in that year is used.  See page 158.
 

Lectionary C     917


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Trinity Sunday 29
or Canticle 2
                   13
Isaiah 6:1-8
Revelation 4:1-11
John 16:(5-11)12-15

On the Weekdays which follow, the numbered Proper which corresponds most
closely to the date of Trinity Sunday is used.

The Season after Pentecost

Directions for the use of the Propers which follow are on page 158.

Proper 1
Closest to
May 11
1 Jeremiah 17:5-10
1 Corinthians 15:12-20
Luke 6:17-26
     
Proper 2
Closest to
May 18
37:1-18
or 37:3-10
Genesis 45:3-11,21-28
1 Corinthians 15:35-38,42-50
Luke 6:27-38
     
Proper 3
Closest to
May 25
92
or 92:1-5,11-14
Jeremiah 7:1-7(8-15)
1 Corinthians 15:50-58
Luke 6:39-49
     
Proper 4
Closest to
June 1
96
or 96:1-9
1 Kings 8:22-23,27-30,41-43
Galatians 1:1-10
Luke 7:1-10
     
Proper 5
Closest to
June 8
30
or 30:1-6,12-13
1 Kings 17:17-24
Galatians 1:11-24
Luke 7:11-17
     
Proper 6
Closest to
June 15
32
or 32:1-8
2 Samuel 11:26--12:10,13-15
Galatians 2:11-21
Luke 7:36-50

 

918    Lectionary C


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Proper 7
Closest to
June 22
63:1-8 Zechariah 12:8-10;   13:1
Galatians 3:23-29
Luke 9:18-24
     
Proper 8
Closest to
June 29
16
or 16:5-11
1 Kings 19:15-16,19-21
Galatians 5:1,13-25
Luke 9:51-62
     
Proper 9
Closest to
July 6
66
or 66:1-8
Isaiah 66:10-16
Galatians 6:(1-10)14-18
Luke 10:1-12,16-20
     
Proper 10
Closest to
July 13
25
or 25:3-9
Deuteronomy 30:9-14
Colossians 1:1-14
Luke 10:25-37
     
Proper 11
Closest to
July 20
15 Genesis 18:1-10a(10b-14)
Colossians 1:21-29
Luke 10:38-42
     
Proper 12
Closest to
July 27
138 Genesis 18:20-33
Colossians 2:6-15
Luke 11:1-13
     
Proper 13
Closest to
August 3
49
or 49:1-11
Ecclesiastes 1:12-14;
                    2:(1-7,11)18-23
Colossians 3:(5-11)12-17
Luke 12:13-21
     
Proper 14
Closest to
August 10
33
or 33:12-15,18-22
Genesis 15:1-6
Hebrews 11:1-3(4-7)8-16
Luke 12:32-40
     
Proper 15
Closest to
August 17
82 Jeremiah 23:23-29
Hebrews 12:1-7(8-10)11-14
Luke 12:49-56

 

Lectionary C     919


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Proper 16
Closest to
August 24
46 Isaiah 28:14-22
Hebrews 12:18-19,22-29
Luke 13:22-30
     
Proper 17
Closest to
August 31
112 Ecclesiasticus 10:(7-11)12-18
Hebrews 13:1-8
Luke 14:1,7-14
     
Proper 18
Closest to
September 7
1 Deuteronomy 30:15-20
Philemon 1-20
Luke 14:25-33
     
Proper 19
Closest to
September 14
51:1-18
or 51:1-11
Exodus 32:1,7-14
1 Timothy 1:12-17
Luke 15:1-10
     
Proper 20
Closest to
September
21
138 Amos 8:4-7(8-12)
1 Timothy 2:1-8
Luke 16:1-13
     
Proper 21
Closest to
September
28
146
or 146:4-9
Amos 6:1-7
1 Timothy 6:11-19
Luke 16:19-31
     
Proper 22
Closest to
October 5
37:1-18
or 37:3-10
Habakkuk 1:1-6(7-11)12-13;
                   2:1-4
2 Timothy 1:(1-5)6-14
Luke 17:5-10
     
Proper 23
Closest to
October 12
113 Ruth 1:(1-7)8-19a
2 Timothy 2:(3-7)8-15
Luke 17:11-19
     
Proper 24
Closest to
October 19
121 Genesis 32:3-8,22-30
2 Timothy 3:14--4:5
Luke 18:1-8a

 

920    Lectionary C


 

  Psalm Lessons
     
Proper 25
Closest to
October 26
84
or 84:1-6
Jeremiah 14:(1-6)7-10,19-22
2 Timothy 4:6-8,16-18
Luke 18:9-14
     
Proper 26
Closest to
November 2
32
or 32:1-8
Isaiah 1:10-20
2 Thessalonians 1:1-5(6-10)11-12
Luke 19:1-10
     
Proper 27
Closest to
November 9
17
or 17:1-8
Job 19:23-27a
2 Thessalonians 2:13--3:5
Luke 20:27(28-33)34-38
     
Proper 28
Closest to
November 16
98
or 98:5-10
Malachi 3:13--4:2a,5-6
2 Thessalonians 3:6-13
Luke 21:5-19
     
Proper 29
Closest to
November 23
46 Jeremiah 23:1-6
Colossians 1:11-20
Luke 23:35-43
or Luke 19:29-38

 

Holy Days     921