Lectionary Readings
(from the revised common lectionary)

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Sunday, November 27, 2016

First Sunday of Advent (Advent)

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Second Sunday of Advent (Advent)

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Third Sunday of Advent (Advent)

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Fourth Sunday of Advent (Advent)

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Nativity of the Lord - Proper I Christmas Eve & Day (Christmas)

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Nativity of the Lord - Proper I Christmas Eve & Day (Christmas)

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Nativity of the Lord - Proper II Christmas Eve & Day (Christmas)

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Nativity of the Lord - Proper II Christmas Eve & Day (Christmas)

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Nativity of the Lord - Proper III Christmas Eve & Day (Christmas)

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Nativity of the Lord - Proper III Christmas Eve & Day (Christmas)

Sunday, January 1, 2017

First Sunday after Christmas Day (Christmas)

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Holy Name of Jesus (Mary, Mother of God) (Christmas)

Sunday, January 1, 2017

New Year's Day (Christmas)

Friday, January 6, 2017

Epiphany of the Lord (Epiphany)

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Baptism of the Lord (First Sunday after Epiphany) (Epiphany)

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Second Sunday after the Epiphany (Epiphany)

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Third Sunday after the Epiphany (Epiphany)

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany (Epiphany)

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany (Epiphany)

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany (Epiphany)

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany (Epiphany)

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Transfiguration Sunday (Last Sunday before Lent) (Epiphany)

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ash Wednesday (Lent)

Sunday, March 5, 2017

First Sunday in Lent (Lent)

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Second Sunday in Lent (Lent)

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Third Sunday in Lent (Lent)

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Fourth Sunday in Lent (Lent)

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Fifth Sunday in Lent (Lent)

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Liturgy of the Palms (Lent)

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Liturgy of the Passion (Lent)

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday of Holy Week (Holy Week)

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday of Holy Week (Holy Week)

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday of Holy Week (Holy Week)

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday) (Holy Week)

Friday, April 14, 2017

Good Friday (Holy Week)

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Holy Saturday (Holy Week)

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Easter Vigil (Easter)

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Resurrection of the Lord (Easter Day) (Easter)

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Easter Evening (Easter)

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Second Sunday of Easter (Easter)

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Third Sunday of Easter (Easter)

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Fourth Sunday of Easter (Easter)

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Fifth Sunday of Easter (Easter)

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Sixth Sunday of Easter (Easter)

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ascension of the Lord (Easter)

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Seventh Sunday of Easter (Easter)

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Day of Pentecost (Easter)

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Trinity Sunday (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Proper 6 (11) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Proper 7 (12) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Proper 8 (13) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Proper 9 (14) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Proper 10 (15) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Proper 11 (16) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Proper 12 (17) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Proper 13 (18) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Proper 14 (19) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Proper 15 (20) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Proper 16 (21) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Proper 17 (22) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Proper 18 (23) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Proper 19 (24) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Proper 20 (25) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Proper 21 (26) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Proper 22 (27) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Proper 23 (28) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Proper 24 (29) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Proper 25 (30) (Season after Pentecost)

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

All Saints Day (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Proper 26 (31) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Proper 27 (32) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Proper 28 (33) (Season after Pentecost)

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Christ the King (Reign of Christ) (Season after Pentecost)

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving Day (Season after Pentecost)