PERICOPES FOR SUNDAYS AND FESTIVALS

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

2014
Series A
April 27 Second Sunday of Easter
(White)
Acts 5:29–42
Psalm 148
1 Peter 1:3–9
John 20:19–31
Acts 2:14a, 22-32
Psalm 16
1 Peter 1:3-9
John 20:19-31
May 4 Third Sunday of Easter
(White)
Acts 2:14a, 36-41
Psalm 116:1-14
1 Peter 1:17-25
Luke 24:13-35
Acts 2:14a, 36-41
Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19
1 Peter 1:17-23
Luke 24:13-35
May 11 Fourth Sunday of Easter
(White)
Acts 2:42-47
Psalm 23
1 Peter 2:19-25
John 10:1-10
Acts 2:42-47
Psalm 23
1 Peter 2:19-25
John 10:1-10
May 18 Fifth Sunday of Easter
(White)
Acts 6:1–9; 7:2a, 51–60
Psalm 146
1 Peter 2:2–10
John 14:1–14
Acts 7:55-60
Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16
1 Peter 2:2-10
John 14:1-14
May 25 Sixth Sunday of Easter
(White)
Acts 17:16-31
Psalm 66:8-20
1 Peter 3:13-22
John 14:15-21
Acts 17:22-31
Psalm 66:8-20
1 Peter 3:13-22
John 14:15-21
May 29 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 31 Visititation of Mary
to Elizabeth
(White)
  1 Samuel 2:1-10
Psalm 113
Romans 12:9-16b
Luke 1:39-57
June 1 Seventh Sunday of Easter
(White)
Acts 1:12-26
Psalm 68:1-10
1 Peter 4:12-19; 5:6-11
John 17:1-11
Acts 1:6-14
Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35
1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11
John 17:1-11
June 8 Day of Pentecost
(Red)
Numbers 11:24-30
Psalm 25:1-15
Acts 2:1-21
John 7:37-39
Acts 2:1-21
or
Numbers 11:24-30
Psalm 104:24-34, 35b
1 Corinthians 12:3b-13
or
Acts 2:1-21
John 20:19-23
or
John 7:37-39
June 15 The Holy Trinity
First Sunday after Pentecost
(White)
Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Psalm 8
Acts 2:14a, 22-36
Matthew 28:16-20
Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Psalm 8
2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Matthew 28:16-20
June 22 Second Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Jeremiah 20:7-13
Psalm 91:1-10, (11-16)
Romans 6:12-23
Matthew 10:5a, 21-33
Jeremiah 20:7-13
Psalm 69:7-10, (11-15), 16-18
Romans 6:1b-11
Matthew 10:24-39
June 29 Third Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)



Sts. Peter and Paul, Apostles
(Green or Red)
Jeremiah 28:5-9
Psalm 119:153-160
Romans 7:1-13
Matthew 10:34-42

Acts 15:1–12 (13–21)
Psalm 46
Galatians 2:1–10
Matthew 16:13–19
Jeremiah 28:5-9
Psalm 89:1-4, 15-18
Romans 6:12-2
Matthew 10:40-42
July 6 Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Zechariah 9:9-12
Psalm 145:1-14
Romans 7:14-25a
Matthew 11:25-30
Zechariah 9:9-12
Psalm 145:8-14
Romans 7:15-25a
Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30
July 13 Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 55:10-13
Psalm 65:(1-8), 9-13
Romans 8:12-17
Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
Isaiah 55:10-13
Psalm 65:(1-8), 9-13
Romans 8:1-11
Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
July 20 Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 44:6-8
Psalm 119:57-64
Romans 8:18-27
Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43
Wisdom of Solomon 12:13, 16-19
or
Isaiah 44:6-8
Psalm 86:11-17
Romans 8:12-25
Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43
July 27 Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Deuteronomy 7:6-9
Psalm 125
Romans 8:28-39
Matthew 13:44-52
1 Kings 3:5-12
Psalm 119:129-136
Romans 8:26-39
Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52
August 3 Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 55:1-5
Psalm 136:1-9 (23-26)
Romans 9:1-5 (6-13)
Matthew 14:13-21
Isaiah 55:1-5
Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21
Romans 9:1-5
Matthew 14:13-21
August 10 Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Job 38:4-18
Psalm 18:1-9 (7-16)
Romans 10:5-17
Matthew 14:22-33
1 Kings 19:9-18
Psalm 85:8-13
Romans 10:5-15
Matthew 14:22-33
August 17 Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 56:1, 6-8
Psalm 67
Romans 11:1-2a, 13-15, 28-32
Matthew 15:21-28
Isaiah 56:1, 6-8
Psalm 67
Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32
Matthew 15: (10-20), 21-28
August 24 Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)



St. Bartholomew, Apostle
(Red)
Isaiah 51:1-6
Psalm 138
Romans 11:33–12:8
Matthew 16:13-20


Proverbs 3:1–8
Psalm 121
2 Corinthians 4:7–10
Luke 22:24–30 or
John 1:43–51
Isaiah 51:1-6
Psalm 138
Romans 12:1-8
Matthew 16:13-20
August 31 Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Jeremiah 15:15–21
Psalm 26
Romans 12:9–21
Matthew 16:21–28
Jeremiah 15:15-21
Psalm 26:1-8
Romans 12:9-21
Matthew 16:21-28
September 7 Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Ezekiel 33:7–9
Psalm 32:1–7
Romans 13:1–10
Matthew 18:1–20
Ezekiel 33:7-11
Psalm 119:33-40
Romans 13:8-14
Matthew 18:15-20
September 14 Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)



Holy Cross Day
(Red)
Genesis 50:15-21
Psalm 103:1-12
Romans 14:1-12
Matthew 18:21-35


Numbers 21:4-9
Psalm 40:1–11
1 Cor. 1:18–25
John 12:20–33
Genesis 50:15-21
Psalm 103:(1-7), 8-13
Romans 14:1-12
Matthew 18:21-35
September 21 Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)



St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist
(Red)
Isaiah 55:6–9
Psalm 27:1–9
Philippians 1:12-14, 19-30
Matthew 20:1-16


Ezekiel 2:8—3:11
Psalm 119:33–40
Ephesians 4:7–16
Matthew 9:9–13
Jonah 3:10-4:11
Psalm 145:1-8
Philippians 1:21-30
Matthew 20:1-16
September 28 Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32
Psalm 25:1-10
Philippians 2:1-4 (5-13) 14-18
Matthew 21:23-27 (28-32)
Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32
Psalm 25:1-9
Philippians 2:1-13
Matthew 21:23-32
October 5 Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 5:1-7
Psalm 80:7-19
Philippians 3:4b-14
Matthew 21:33-46
Isaiah 5:1-7
Psalm 80:7-15
Philippians 3:4b-14
Matthew 21:33-46
October 12 Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 25:6-9
Psalm 23
Philippians 4:4-13
Matthew 22:1-14
Isaiah 25:1-9
Psalm 23
Philippians 4:1-9
Matthew 22:1-14
October 19 Ninteenth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Isaiah 45:1-7
Psalm 96:1-9, (10-13)
1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
Matthew 22:15-22
Isaiah 45:1-7
Psalm 96:1-9, (10-13)
1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
Matthew 22:15-22
October 26 Reformation Sunday
(Red)


Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
(Green)
Revelation 14:6–7
Psalm 46
Romans 3:19–28
John 8:31–36
or
Matt. 11:12–19




Leviticus 19:1-2, 15-18
Psalm 1
1 Thessalonians 2:1-8
Matthew 22:34-46

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 in 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