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PERICOPES FOR SUNDAYS AND FESTIVALS

Date
Day (Color)
Lutheran Worship
(LCMS) Texts
Revised Common Lectionary Texts

2014
Series A
November 1 All Saints Day
(White)
Revelation 7:(2-8) 9-17
Psalm 149
1 John 3:1-3
Matthew 5:1-12
Revelation 7:9-17
Psalm 34:1-10, 22
1 John 3:1-3
Matthew 5:1-12
November 2 All Saints Sunday
(White)


Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
(see above)








Micah 3:5-12
Psalm 43
1 Thessalonians 2:9-13
Matthew 23:1-12
November 9 Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Amos 5:18-24
Psalm 70
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
Matthew 25:1-13
Wisdom of Solomon 6:12-16
or
Amos 5:18-24
Wisdom of Solomon 6:17-20
or
Psalm 70
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
Matthew 25:1-13
November 16 Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Zephaniah 1:7-16
Psalm 90:1-12
1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
Matthew 25:14-30
Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18
Psalm 90:1-8, (9-11), 12
1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
Matthew 25:14-30
November 23 Last Sunday of Church Year, (Green)
Christ the King Sunday
(White)
Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24
Psalm 95:1-7a
1 Corinthians 15:20-28
Matthew 25:31-46
Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24
Psalm 95:1-7a
Ephesians 1:15-23
Matthew 25:31-46
November 27 Thanksgiving Day
(White)
Deuteronomy 8:1-10
Psalm 67
Philippians 4:6–20
or
1 Timothy 2:1–4
Luke 17:11-19
Deuteronomy 8:7-18
Psalm 65
2 Corinthians 9:6-15
Luke 17:11-19
Series B
November 30
First Sunday
of Advent
Isaiah 64:1–9
Psalm 80:1–7
1 Cor.inthians 1:3–9
Mark 11:1–10 or
Mark 13:24–37
Isaiah 64:1-9
Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19
1 Corinthians 1:3-9
Mark 13:24-37
December 7


Second Sunday
of Advent
(Blue)
Isaiah 40:1-11
Psalm 85
2 Peter 3:8-14
Mark 1:1-8
Isaiah 40:1-11
Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13
2 Peter 3:8-15a
Mark 1:1-8
December 14
Third Sunday
of Advent
(Blue)
Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11
Psalm 126
1 Thessalonians. 5:16-24
John 1:6-8, 19-28
Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11
Psalm 126
or
Luke 1:46b-55
1 Thessalonians 5:16-24
John 1:6-8, 19-28
December 21
Fourth Sunday
of Advent
(Blue)
2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16
Psalm 89:1-5 (19-29)
Romans 16:25-27
Luke 1:26-38
2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16
Luke 1:46b-55
or
Psalm 89:1-4, 19-26
Romans 16:25-27
Luke 1:26-38
December 24
Nativity of Our Lord
(Christmas Eve)
(White)
Isaiah 7:10-14
Psalm 110:1-4
1 John 4:7-16
Matthew 1:18-25
Isaiah 9:2-7
Psalm 96
Titus 2:11-14
Luke 2:1-14, (15-20)
December 25
Christmas Day
(White)
Isaiah 52:7-10
Psalm 2
Hebrews 1:1-6 (7-12)
John 1:1-14 (15-18)
Isaiah 52:7-10
Psalm 98
Hebrews 1:1-4, (5-12)
John 1:1-14

2015

January 4
Circumcision and
Name of Jesus

or

First Sunday after Christmas Day
(White)

Numbers 6:22-27
Psalm 8
Galatians 3:23-29
Luke 2:21
Numbers 6:22-27
Psalm 8
Philippians 2:5-11
Luke 2:15-21

Isaiah 61:10-62:3
Psalm 148
Galatians 4:4-7
Luke 2:22-40
Tuesday, January 6
Epiphany of Our Lord
(White)
Isaiah 60:1-6
Psalm 72:1-11 (12-15)
Ephesians 3:1-12
Matthew 2:1-12
Isaiah 60:1-6
Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14
Ephesians 3:1-12
Matthew 2:1-12
January 11
Baptism of Our Lord
(First Sunday after
the Epiphany)
(White)
Genesis 1:1-5
Psalm 29
Romans 6:1-11
Mark 1:4-11
Genesis 1:1-5
Psalm 29
Acts 19:1-7
Mark 1:4-11
January 18
Second Sunday after
the Epiphany
(Green)
1 Samuel 3:1-10 (11-20)
Psalm 139:1-10
1 Corinthians 6:12-20
John 1:43-51
1 Samuel 3:1-10, (11-20)
Psalm 139:1-6, 13-18
1 Corinthians 6:12-20
John 1:43-51
January 25
Third Sunday after
the Epiphany
(Green)
Jonah 3:1-5, 10
Psalm 62
1 Corinthians. 7:29-31 (32-35)
Mark 1:14-20
Jonah 3:1-5, 10
Psalm 62:5-12
1 Corinthians 7:29-31
Mark 1:14-20
February 1
Fourth Sunday after
the Epiphany
(Green)
Deuteronomy 18:15-20
Psalm 111
1 Corinthians 8:1-13
Mark 1:21-28
Deuteronomy 18:15-20
Psalm 111
1 Corinthians 8:1-13
Mark 1:21-28
February 2
Presentation of
Our Lord
(White)
(Not Observed)
Malachi 3:1-4
Psalm 84
or
Psalm 24:7-10
Hebrews 2:14-18
Luke 2:22-40
February 8
Fifth Sunday after
the Epiphany
(Green)
Isaiah 40:21-31
Psalm 147:1-11
1 Corinthians 9:16-27
Mark 1:29-39
Isaiah 40:21-31
Psalm 147:1-11, 20c
1 Corinthians 9:16-23
Mark 1:29-39
February 15
Sixth Sunday after
the Epiphany
(Green)



2 Kings 5:1-14
Psalm 30
1 Corinthians 10:(19-30) 31–11:1
Mark 1:40-45
2 Kings 5:1-14
Psalm 30
1 Corinthians 9:24-27
Mark 1:40-45


 
The Transfiguration of Our Lord
(White)

2 Kings 2:1-12
or
Exodus 34:29-35
Psalm 50:1-6
2 Corinthians 3:12-13 (14-18); 4:1-6
Mark 9:2-9
2 Kings 2:1-12
Psalm 50:1-6 2
Corinthians 4:3-6
Mark 9:2-9
February 18
Ash Wednesday
(Violet/Purple)
Joel 2:12-19
Psalm 51:1-13 (14-19)
2 Corinthians 5:20b–6:10
Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21
Joel 2:1-2, 12-17
or
Isaiah 58:1-12
Psalm 51:1-17
2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10
Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21
February 22
First Sunday in Lent
(Violet/Purple)
Genesis 22:1-18
Psalm 25:1-10
James 1:12-18
Mark 1:9-15
Genesis 9:8-17
Psalm 25:1-10
1 Peter 3:18-22
Mark 1:9-15
March 1
Second Sunday in Lent
(Violet/Purple)
Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16
Psalm 22:23-31
Romans 5:1-11
Mark 8:27-38
Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16
Psalm 22:23-31
Romans 4:13-25
Mark 8:31-38
or
Mark 9:2-9
March 8
Third Sunday in Lent
(Violet/Purple)
Exodus 20:1-17
Psalm 19
1 Corinthians 1:18-31
John 2:13-22 (23-25)
Exodus 20:1-17
Psalm 19
1 Corinthians 1:18-25
John 2:13-22
March 15
Fourth Sunday in Lent
(Violet/Purple)
Numbers 21:4-9
Psalm 107:1-9
Ephesians 2:1-10
John 3:14-21
Numbers 21:4-9
Psalm 107:1-3, 17-22
Ephesians 2:1-10
John 3:14-21
March 22
Fifth Sunday in Lent
(Violet/Purple)

 


or


Annunciation of Our Lord
(White)

Jeremiah 31:31-34
Psalm 119:9-16
Hebrews 5:1-10
Mark 10:(32-34) 34-45
Jeremiah 31:31-34
Psalm 51:1-12
or
Psalm 119:9-16
Hebrews 5:5-10
John 12:20-33


Isaiah 7:10-14
Psalm 45
Hebrews 10:4-10
Luke 1:26-38

March 29
Palm Sunday
or
Sunday of the Passion
(Violet/Purple/Scarlet)
Zechariah 9:9-12
Psalm 118:19-29
or
Psalm 31:9-16
Philippians 2:5-11
Mark 14:1–15:47
or
Mark 15:1-47
or
John 12:20-43
Isaiah 50:4-9a
Psalm 31:9-16
Philippians 2:5-11
Mark 14:1-15:47
or
Mark 15:1-39, (40-47)
April 2
Maundy Thursday
(White/Violet/Scarlet)
Exodus 24:3-11
Psalm 116:12-19 1
Corinthians 10:16-17
Mark 14:12-26
Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14
Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19 1 Corinthians 11:23-26
John 13:1-17, 31b-35
April 3
Good Friday
(Nothing/Black)
Isaiah 52:13–53:12
Psalm 2
or
Psalm 31
Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9
John 18:1–19:42
or
John 19:17-30
Isaiah 52:13-53:12
Psalm 22
Hebrews 10:16-25
or
Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9
John 18:1-19:42
April 5
Resurrection of Our Lord
Easter Day
(White)
Isaiah 25:6-9
Psalm 16 1
Corinthians 15:1-11
Mark 16:1-8
Acts 10:34-43
or
Isaiah 25:6-9
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24
1 Corinthians 15:1-11
or
Acts 10:34-43
John 20:1-18
or
Mark 16:1-8
Easter Evening
(White)
Isaiah 25:6-9
Psalm 114
1 Corinthians 5:6b-8
Luke 24:13-49
April 12
Second Sunday
of Easter
(White)
Acts 4:32-35
Psalm 148
1 John 1:1–2:2
John 20:19-31
Acts 4:32-35
Psalm 133
1 John 1:1-2:2
John 20:19-31
April 19
Third Sunday
of Easter
(White)
Acts 3:11-21
Psalm 4
1 John 3:1-7
Luke 24:36-49
Acts 3:12-19
Psalm 4
1 John 3:1-7
Luke 24:36b-48
April 26
Fourth Sunday
of Easter
(White)

Acts 4:1-12
Psalm 23
1 John 3:16-24
John 10:11-18
Acts 4:5-12
Psalm 23
1 John 3:16-24
John 10:11-18
May 3
Fifth Sunday
of Easter
(White)
Acts 8:26-40
Psalm 150
1 John 4:1-11 (12-21)
John 15:1-8
Acts 8:26-40
Psalm 22:25-31
1 John 4:7-21
John 15:1-8
May 10
Sixth Sunday
of Easter
(White)
Acts 10:34-48
Psalm 98
1 John 5:1-8
John 15:9-17
Acts 10:44-48
Psalm 98 1
John 5:1-6
John 15:9-17
May 14
Ascension of
Our Lord
(White)
Acts 1:1-11
Psalm 47
Ephesians 1:15-23
Luke 24:44-53
Acts 1:1-11
Psalm 47
or
Psalm 93
Ephesians 1:15-23
Luke 24:44-53
May 17
Seventh Sunday
of Easter (If Ascension not observed today)
(White)
Acts 1:12-26
Psalm 1
1 John 5:9-15
John 17:11b-19
Acts 1:15-17, 21-26
Psalm 1
1 John 5:9-13
John 17:6-19
May 24
Day of Pentecost
(Red)
Ezekiel 37:1-14
Psalm 139:1-12 (13-16)
Acts 2:1-21
John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
Acts 2:1-21
or
Ezekiel 37:1-1
Psalm 104:24-34, 35b
Romans 8:22-27
or
Acts 2:1-21
John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
May 31
The Holy Trinity/
First Sunday
after Pentecost
(White)
Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 29
Acts 2:14a, 22-36
John 3:1-17
Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 29
Romans 8:12-17
John 3:1-17
June 7
Second Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Genesis 8:8-15
Psalm 130
2 Corinthians 4:13–5:1
Mark 3:20-35
Psalm 130; Psalm 138
Genesis 3:8-15;
1 Samuel 8:4-11, (12-15), 16-20, (11:14-15)
2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1
Mark 3:20-35
June 14
Third Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Ezekiel 17:22-24
Psalm 1
2 Corinthians 5:1-10 (11-17)
Mark 4:26-34
Ezekiel 17:22-24;
1 Samuel 15:34 - 16:13
Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15; Psalm 20
2 Corinthians 5:6-10 (11-13)
Mark 4:26-34
June 21
Fourth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 40:1-5
Psalm 85:(1-6) 7-13
Acts 13:13-26
Luke 1:57-80
Job 38:1-11; 1 Samuel 17: (1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-49
or
1 Samuel 17:57-18:5, 10-16
Psalm 107:1-3, 23-32;
Psalm 9:9-20; Psalm 133
2 Corinthians 6:1-13
Mark 4:35-41
June 28
Fifth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Lamentations 3:22-33
Psalm 30
2 Corinthians 8:1-9, 13-15
Mark 5:21-43
Lamentations 3:22-33;
2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27; Wisdom of Solomon 1:13-15, 2:23-24
Psalm 30; Psalm 130
2 Corinthians 8:7-15
Mark 5:21-43
July 5
Sixth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Ezekiel 2:1-5
Psalm 123
2 Corinthians 12:1-10
Mark 6:1-13
Ezekiel 2:1-5; 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10
Psalm 48 Psalm 123
2 Corinthians 12:2-10 Mark 6:1-13
July 12
Seventh Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Amos 7:7-15
Psalm 85:(1-7) 8-13
Ephesians 1:3-14
Mark 6:14-29
Amos 7:7-15; 2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19
Psalm 85:8-13; Psalm 24
Ephesians 1:3-14
Mark 6:14-29
July 19
Eighth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Jeremiah 23:1-6
Psalm 23
Ephesians 2:11-22
Mark 6:30-44
Jeremiah 23:1-6; 2 Samuel 7:1-14a
Psalm 23; Psalm 89:20-37
Ephesians 2:11-22
Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
July 26
Ninth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Genesis 9:8-17
Psalm 136:1-9
Ephesians 3:14-21
Mark 6:45-56
2 Kings 4:42-44;
2 Samuel 11:1-15
Psalm 145:10-18; Psalm 14
Ephesians 3:14-21
John 6:1-21
August 2
Tenth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Exodus 16:2-1
Psalm 145:10-21
Ephesians. 4:1-16
John 6:22-35
Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15; 2 Samuel 11:26 - 12:13a
Psalm 78:23-29; Psalm 51:1-12
Ephesians 4:1-16
John 6:24-35
August 9
Eleventh Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
1 Kings 19:1-8
Psalm 34:1-8
Ephesians 4:17–5:2
John 6:35-51
1 Kings 19:4-8;
2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33
Psalm 34:1-8; Psalm 130
Ephesians 4:25-5:2
John 6:35, 41-51
August 16
Twelfth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Proverbs. 9:1-10
or
Joshua 24:1-2a, 14-18
Psalm 34:12-22
Ephesians 5:6-21
John 6:51-69
Proverbs 9:1-6;
1 Kings 2:10-12; 3:3-14
Psalm 34:9-14; Psalm 111
Ephesians 5:15-20
John 6:51-58
August 23
Thirteenth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 29:11-19
Psalm 14
Ephesians 5:22-33
Mark 7:1-13
Joshua 24:1-2a, 14-18; 1 Kings 8:(1,6,10-11), 22-30, 41-43
Psalm 34:15-22; Psalm 84
Ephesians 6:10-20
John 6:56-69
August 30
Fourteenth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-9
Psalm 119:129-136
Ephesians 6:10-20
Mark 7:14-23
Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-9; Song of Solomon 2:8-13
Psalm 15; Psalm 45:1-2, 6-9
James 1:17-27
Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
September 6
Fifteenth Sunda
after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 35:4-7a
Psalm 146
James 2:1-10, 14-18
Mark 7:(24-30) 31-37
Isaiah 35:4-7a; Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23
Psalm 146; Psalm 125 James 2:1-10, (11-13), 14-17
Mark 7:24-37
September 13
Sixteenth Sunda
after Pentecost
(Green)

Isaiah 50:4-10
Psalm 116:1-9
James 3:1-12
Mark 9:14-29
Isaiah 50:4-9a; Proverbs 1:20-33
or
Wisdom of Solomon 7:26 - 8:1
Psalm 116:1-9; Psalm 19
James 3:1-12
Mark 8:27-38
September 20
Seventeenth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Jeremiah 11:18-20
Psalm 54
James 3:13–4:10
Mark 9:30-37
Jeremiah 11:18-20; Proverbs 31:10-31
or
Wisdom of Solomon 1:16-2:1, 12-22
Psalm 54; Psalm 1
James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a
Mark 9:30-37
September 27
Eighteenth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Numbers 11:4-6, 10-16, 24-29
Psalm 104:27-35
James 5:(1-12) 13-20
Mark 9:38-50
Numbers 11:4-6, 10-16, 24-29;
Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22
Psalm 19:7-14; Psalm 124
James 5:13-20
Mark 9:38-50
October 4
Nineteenth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Genesis 2:18-25
Psalm 128
Hebrews 2:1-13 (14-18)
Mark 10:2-16
Genesis 2:18-24;
Job 1:1, 2:1-10
Psalm 8; Psalm 26
Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12
Mark 10:2-16
October 11
Twentieth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Amos 5:6-7, 10-15
Psalm 90:12-17
Hebrews. 3:12-19
Mark 10:17-22
Amos 5:6-7, 10-15; Job 23:1-9, 16-17
Psalm 90:12-17; Psalm 22:1-15
Hebrews 4:12-16
Mark 10:17-31
October 18
Twenty-First Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Ecclesiastes 5:10-20
Psalm 119:9-16
Hebrews 4:1-13 (14-16) Mark 10:23-31
Isaiah 53:4-12;
Job 38:1-7, (34-41)
Psalm 91:9-16; Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c
Hebrews 5:1-10
Mark 10:35-45
October 25
Twenty-Second Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)


or

Reformation Day
(Observed)
(Red)

Jeremiah 31:7-9
Psalm 126
Hebrews 7:23-28
Mark 10:46-52



Revelation 14:6-7
Romans 3:19-28
John 8:31-36
or, Matthew 11:12-19

Jeremiah 31:7-9; Job 42:1-6, 10-17
Psalm 126; Psalm 34:1-8, (19-22)
Hebrews 7:23-28
Mark 10:46-52
November 1
All Saints Day
(White)


or

Twenty-Third Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)

Revelation 7:(2-8) 9-17
Psalm 149
1 John 3:1-3
Matthew 5:1-12

Isaiah 25:6-9; Wisdom of Solomon 3:1-9
Psalm 24
Revelation 21:1-6a
John 11:32-44

Ruth 1:1-18
Psalm 146
Deuteronomy 6:1-9
Psalm 119:1-8
Hebrews 9:11-14
Mark 12:28-34
November 8
Twenty-Fourth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
1 Kings 17:8-16
Psalm 146
Hebrews 9:24-28
Mark 12:38-44
1 Kings 17:8-16;
Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17
Psalm 146; Psalm 127
Hebrews 9:24-28
Mark 12:38-44
November 15
Twenty-Fifth Sunday
after Pentecost
(Green)
Daniel 12:1-3
Psalm 16
Hebrews 10:11-25
Mark 13:1-13
Daniel 12:1-3;
1 Samuel 1:4-20
Psalm 16; 1 Samuel 2:1-10
Hebrews 10:11-14, (15-18), 19-25
Mark 13:1-8
November 22
Last Sunday of the Church Year
(Green)

or


Christ the King (White)

Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14
Psalm 93
Revelation 1:4b-8
John 18:33-37



Isaiah 51:4-6
Psalm 93
Jude 20-25
Mark 13:24-37
Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14;
2 Samuel 23:1-7
Psalm 93; Psalm 132:1-12, (13-18)
Revelation 1:4b-8
John 18:33-37
November 26
Thanksgiving Day
(White or Green)
Deuteronomy 8:1-10
Psalm 67
Philippians 4:6-20
or
1 Timothy 2:1-4
Luke 17:11-19
Joel 2:21-27
Psalm 126
1 Timothy 2:1-7
Matthew 6:25-33
Series C
November 29
First S. in Advent
(Blue)
Jeremiah 33:14-16
Psalm 25:1-10
1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
Luke 19:28-40
or
Luke 21:25-36
Jeremiah 33:14-16
Psalm 25:1-10
1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
Luke 21:25-36