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2016 Lectionary Scriptures


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The Word: July 19, 2015

Lectionary Scriptures for the week of
SUNDAY, JULY 19, 2015
Proper 11(16) (8th Sunday after Pentecost)
Color: Green
2 Samuel 7:1-14a
“After the king was settled in his palace and the Lord had given him rest from all his enemies around him…” [continue reading]
Jeremiah 23:1-6
“‘Woe to the shepherds who are destroying and scattering the sheep of my pasture!’ declares the Lord.” [continue reading]
Psalm 89:20-37
“I have found David my servant; with my sacred oil I have anointed him.” [continue reading]
Psalm 23
“The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.” [continue reading]
Ephesians 2:11-22
“Therefore, remember that formerly you who are Gentiles by birth and called “uncircumcised” by those who call themselves “the circumcision” (which is done in the body by human hands)…” [continue reading]
Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
“The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught.” [continue reading]

The Word: June 14, 2015

Lectionary Scripture readings for the week of…
SUNDAY, JUNE 14, 2015
Proper 6(11)
3rd Sunday after Pentecost
Color: Green
1 Samuel 15:34 – 16:13
“Then Samuel left for Ramah, but Saul went up to his home in Gibeah of Saul.” [continue reading]
Ezekiel 17:22-24
“This is what the Sovereign Lord says: I myself will take a shoot from the very top of a cedar and plant it; I will break off a tender sprig from its topmost shoots and plant it on a high and lofty mountain.” [continue reading]
Psalm 20
“May the Lord answer you when you are in distress; may the name of the God of Jacob protect you.” [continue reading]
Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15
“It is good to praise the Lord and make music to your name, O Most High…” [continue reading]
2 Corinthians 5:6-17
“Therefore we are always confident and know that as long as we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord.” [continue reading]
Mark 4:26-34
“He also said, ‘This is what the kingdom of God is like. A man scatters seed on the ground…” [continue reading]

The Word: June 7, 2015

Lectionary Scripture Readings for…
SUNDAY, JUNE 7, 2015
Proper 5(10)
2nd Sunday after Pentecost
General Assembly Sunday
Color: Green
1 Samuel 8:4-11, (12-15), 16-20, (11:14-15)
“So all the elders of Israel gathered together and came to Samuel at Ramah.” [continue reading]
Genesis 3:8-15
“Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the Lord God as he was walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and they hid from the Lord God among the trees of the garden.” [continue reading]
Psalm 138
“I will praise you, Lord, with all my heart; before the “gods” I will sing your praise.” [continue reading]
Psalm 130
“Out of the depths I cry to you, Lord…” [continue reading]
2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1
“It is written: “I believed; therefore I have spoken.” Since we have that same spirit of faith, we also believe and therefore speak…” [continue reading]
Mark 3:20-35
“Then Jesus entered a house, and again a crowd gathered, so that he and his disciples were not even able to eat.” [continue reading]

The Word: May 31, 2015

Lectionary Scripture readings for…

SUNDAY, MAY 31, 2015
(Trinity Sunday: First Sunday after Pentecost)
Color: White or Gold

Isaiah 6:1-8
“In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord, high and exalted, seated on a throne; and the train of his robe filled the temple.” [continue reading]

Psalm 29
“Ascribe to the Lord, you heavenly beings, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.” [continue reading]

Romans 8:12-17
“Therefore, brothers and sisters, we have an obligation—but it is not to the flesh, to live according to it.” [continue reading]

John 3:1-17
“Now there was a Pharisee, a man named Nicodemus who was a member of the Jewish ruling council.” [continue reading]