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

July 2 Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Jeremiah 28:5-9; Psalm 119:153-160; Romans 7:1-13; Matthew 10:34-42 Jeremiah 28:5-9; Psalm 89:1-4, 15-18; Romans 6:12-23; Matthew 10:40-42
July 9 Fifth 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 16 Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 55:10-13; Psalm 65:9-13; Romans 8:12-17; Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 Isaiah 55:10-13; Psalm 65:9-13; Romans 8:1-11; Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
July 23 Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 44:6-8; Psalm 119:57-64; Romans 8:18-27; Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Isaiah 44:6-8; Psalm 86:11-17; Romans 8:12-25; Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43
July 30 Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Deuteronomy 7:6-9; Psalm 125:1-5; 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 6 Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 55:1-5; Psalm 136:1-9; Romans 9:1-5; Matthew 14:13-21 Isaiah 55:1-5; Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21; Romans 9:1-5; Matthew 14:13-21
August 13 Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Job 38:4-18; Psalm 18:1-9; 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 20 Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 56:1, 6-8; Psalm 67:1-7; Romans 11:1-2a, 13-15, 28-32; Matthew 15:21-28 Isaiah 56:1, 6-8; Psalm 67:1-7; Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32; Matthew 15:21-28
August 27 Twelth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Isaiah 51:1-6; Psalm 138:1-8; Romans 11:33-12:8; Matthew 16:13-20 Isaiah 51:1-6; Psalm 138:1-8; Romans 12:1-8; Matthew 16:13-20
September 3 Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Jeremiah 15:15-21; Psalm 26:1-12; 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 10 Fourteenth 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 17 Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Green) Genesis 50:15-21; Psalm 103:1-12; Romans 14:1-12; Matthew 18:21-35 Genesis 50:15-21; Psalm 103:8-13; Romans 14:1-12; Matthew 18:21-35
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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