Lectionary Pericopes

Readings for Sundays and Festival Days

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Series A Date

Festival Day (Color)

Lutheran Worship (LCMS) Texts

Revised Common Lectionary Texts

September 24 Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 55:6-9; Psalm 27:1-9; Philippians 1:12-14,19-30; Matthew 20:1-16 Jonah 3:10-4:11; Psalm 145:1-8; Philippians 1:21-30; Matthew 20:1-16
October 1 Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Ezekiel 18:1-4,25-32; Psalm 25:1-10; Philippians 2:1-4,14-18; 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 8 Eighteenth 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 15 Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 25:6-9; Psalm 23:1-6; Philippians 4:4-13; Matthew 22:1-14 Isaiah 25:1-9; Psalm 23:1-6; Philippians 4:1-9; Matthew 22:1-14
October 22 Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 45:1-7; Psalm 96:1-9; 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10; Matthew 22:15-22 Isaiah 45:1-7; Psalm 96:1-9; 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10; Matthew 22:15-22
October 29 Reformation Day - Observed (Red) Revelation 14:6-7; Psalm 46:1-11; Romans 3:19-28; John 8:31-36 or Matthew 11:12-19 Jeremiah 31:31-34; Psalm 46:1-11 or Psalm 1:1-6; Romans 3:19-28 or 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8; John 8:31-36 or Matthew 22:34-46
November 5 All Saints' Day observed (Nov 1) White Revelation 7:9-17; Psalm 149:1-9; 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12 Revelation 7:9-17; Psalm 34:1-10; 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12
November 12 Twenty-third Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Amos 5:18-24; Psalm 70:1-5; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13 Micah 3:5-12; Psalm 70:1-5; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13
November 19 Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Ephesians 1:7-16; Psalm 90:1-12; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30 Ephesians 1: 7,12-18; Psalm 90:1-8,12; 1 Thessalonians  5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30
November 26 Last Sunday of the Church Year (Green) 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
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