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Bible Readings for Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany Isaiah 6:1-8 [9-13] (Send me); Psalm 138 (I will bow toward your holy temple); 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 (I am the least of the apostles); Luke 5:1-11 (Jesus calls the disciples to fish for people) (New American … Continue reading

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Household Prayers for the week starting on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019

Household Prayer: Morning Holy One, thank you for the gift of this new day. Help me to stay attentive to your creation and mindful of your teachings as I travel through it. Empower me to see and spread the good … Continue reading

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Bible readings for Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany Jeremiah 1:4-10 (A prophet to the nations); Psalm 71:1-6 (You have been my strength); 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 (Without love a noisy gong); Luke 4:21-30 (The prophet Jesus not accepted) (New American Bible (Revised Edition)) Jeremiah 1:4-10 Call … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019

Third Sunday after the Epiphany Nehemiah 8:1-3 5-6 8-10 (Ezra reads the law); Psalm 19 (The law revives the soul); 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a (You are the body of Christ); Luke 4:14-21 (Jesus reads the prophet Isaiah) (New American Bible (Revised Edition)) Nehemiah 8: … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, Jan. 20, 2018

Second Sunday after the Epiphany Isaiah 62:1-5 (God like the bridegroom and the bride); Psalm 36:5-10 (We feast on the abundance of God’s house); 1 Corinthians 12:1-11 (A variety of gifts but one Spirit); John 2:1-11 (The wedding at Cana) (New … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019

Baptism of the Lord Isaiah 43:1-7 (Passing through the waters); Psalm 29 (The voice of God upon the waters); Acts 8:14-17 (Prayer for the Holy Spirit); Luke 3:15-17 21-22 (The baptism of Jesus) (New American Bible (Revised Edition)) Isaiah 43:1-7 Promises of … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2018

Christmas, Proper III Isaiah 52:7-10 (Heralds announce God’s salvation); Psalm 98 (The victory of our God); Hebrews 1:1-4 [5-12] (God has spoken by a son); John 1:1-14 (The Word became flesh) (New American Bible (Revised Edition)) Isaiah 52:7-10 7 How beautiful upon … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019

Epiphany of the Lord, January 6 Isaiah 60:1-6 (Nations come to the light); Psalm 72:1-7 10-14 (All shall bow down); Ephesians 3:1-12 (The gospel’s promise for all); Matthew 2:1-12 (Christ revealed to the nations) (New American Bible (Revised Edition)) Isaiah 60:1-6 Chapter … Continue reading

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Bible readings for Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018

First Sunday after Christmas Day, December 30, 2018 1 Samuel 2:18-20 26 (Samuel grew in favor with all); Psalm 148 (God’s splendor is over earth and heaven); Colossians 3:12-17 (Clothe yourselves in love); Luke 2:41-52 (Jesus increased in favor with all) (New … Continue reading

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Bible Readings for Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018

Fourth Sunday of Advent Micah 5:2-5a (From Bethlehem comes a ruler); Luke 1:46b-55 (My soul magnifies the Lord); or Psalm 80:1-7 (Show the light of your countenance); Hebrews 10:5-10 (I have come to do your will); Luke 1:39-45 [46-55] (Blessed … Continue reading

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