Lectionary Pericopes

Readings for Sundays and Festival Days

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Date Day (Color) Lutheran Worship
(LCMS) Texts
Revised Common Lectionary Texts
  Series A 2016-2017  
December 4 Second Sunday in Advent (Blue or Violet)

Isaiah 11:1-10, Psalm 72:1-7, Romans 15:4-13, 

Matthew 3:1-12

Isaiah 11:1-10 Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19

Romans 15:4-13 Matthew 3:1-12

December 11 Third Sunday in Advent (Blue or Violet)

Isaiah 35:1-10, Psalm 146, James 5:7-11, Matthew 11:2-15

Isaiah 35:1-10 Psalm 146:5-10
or
Luke 1:46b-55 James 5:7-10 Matthew 11:2-11
December 18 Fourth Sunday in Advent (Blue or Violet) Isaiah 7:10-17, Psalm 24, Romans 1:1-7, Matthew 1:18-25

Isaiah 7:10-16 Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19

Romans 1:1-7 Matthew 1:18-25

December 24 The 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 24 The Nativity of our Lord/Christmas Eve Midnight (White) Isaiah 9:2-7, Psalm 96,         Titus 2:11-14, Luke 2:1-14 (15-20)

Isaiah 62:6-12, Psalm 97,   Titus 3:4-7 Luke 2:(1-7), 8-20

December 25 The Nativity of our Lord/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

January 1 First Sunday after Christmas (White); Circumcision of Jesus Numbers 6:22-27, Psalm 8, Galatians 3:23-29,              Luke 2:21 Numbers 6:22-27,            Psalm 8, Galatians 4:4-7
or
Philippians 2:5-11,              Luke 2:15-21
January 6 The 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 8 The Baptism of our Lord/First Sunday after Epiphany (White) Isaiah 42:1-9, Psalm 29, Romans 6:1-11,  Matthew 3:13-17 Isaiah 42:1-9, Psalm 29,    Acts 10:34-43, Matthew 3:13-17
January 15 Second Sunday after the Epiphany
(Green)
Isaiah 49:1-7, Psalm 40:1-11, 1 Corinthians 1:1-9,          John 1:29-42a Isaiah 49:1-7, Psalm 40:1-11, 1 Corinthians 1:1-9,          John 1:29-42

January 22 Third Sunday after the Epiphany
(Green)
Isaiah 9:1-4, Psalm 27:1-9 (10-14),            1 Corinthians 1:10-18, Matthew 4:12-25 Isaiah 9:1-4, Psalm 27:1, 4-9, 1 Corinthians 1:10-18, Matthew 4:12-23
January 29 Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany
(Green)
Micah 6:1-8, Psalm 15,           1 Corinthians 1:18-31, Matthew 5:1-12

Micah 6:1-8, Psalm 15,         1 Corinthians 1:18-31, Matthew 5:1-12

February 5 Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany
(Green)
Isaiah 58:3-9a, Psalm 112:1-9,   1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16), Matthew 5:13-20 Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12),    Psalm 112:1-9 (10),                 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16), Matthew 5:13-20

 

February 12 Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany
(Green)
Deuteronomy 30:15-20,  Psalm 119:1-8, 1 Corinthians 3:1-9,     Matthew 5:21-37 Deuteronomy 30:15-20,  Psalm 119:1-8, 1 Corinthians 3:1-9,   Matthew 5:21-37
February 19 Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany
(Green)
Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18,     Psalm 119:33-40,                      1 Corinthians 3:10-23,   Matthew 5:38-48 Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18,     Psalm 119:33-40,                    1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23, Matthew 5:38-48

 

February 26 The Transfiguration of our Lord (White) Exodus 24:8-18,  Psalm 2:6-12,  2 Peter 1:16-21,        Matthew 17:1-9

Exodus 24:12-18,            Psalm 2
or
Psalm 99,         2 Peter 1:16-21 Matthew 17:1-9

       
       
       
       
       

 

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