Worship Revised Common Lectionary Year C 2015/2016

November 29, 2015[Purple or Blue]
First Sunday of Advent (Year C)

Jeremiah 33:14-16
Psalm 25:1-10
1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
Luke 21:25-36


December 6, 2015 [Purple or Blue]
Second Sunday of Advent (Year C)

Malachi 3:1-4
Luke 1:68-79 (Canticle in place of Psalm)
Philippians 1:3-11
Luke 3:1-6


December 13, 2015 [Purple]
Third Sunday of Advent (Year C)

Zephaniah 3:14-20;

Isaiah 12:2-6 (Canticle in place of Psalm)
Philippians 4:4-7

Luke 3:7-18


December 20, 2015 [Purple]
Fourth Sunday of Advent (Year C)

Micah 5:2-5
Psalm 80:1-7

Hebrews 10: 5-10

Luke 1:39-55


December 24, 2015 (White or Gold)
Christmas Eve (A, B, and C)

Isaiah 9:2-7
Psalm 96
Titus 2:11-14
Luke 2:1-20


December 24, 2015 (Late)

December 25, 2015 [White or Gold]
Christmas Eve & Day (A, B, and C)

Isaiah 52:7-10
Psalm 98
Hebrews 1:1-12
John 1:1-14


December 27, 2015 [White or Gold]
First Sunday After Christmas Day (Year C)

1 Samuel 2:18-26
Psalm 148
Colossians 3:12-17
Luke 2:41-52




January 1, 2016 (Not observed in 2016)
New Year’s Day [White] (A, B and C)
Ecclesiastes 3:1-13
Psalm 8
Revelation 21:1-6a
Matthew 25:31-46

The Holy Name of Jesus (A, B and C)

(Not observed in 2016)
Numbers 6:22-27
Psalm 8
Philippians 2:5-13
Luke 2:15-21

January 3, 2016 [White]
Second Sunday after Christmas

Jeremiah 31:7-14
Psalm 147:12-20
Ephesians 1:3-14
John 1:10-18


January 6, 2016 [White]
Epiphany of the Lord

Isaiah 60:1-6
Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14
Ephesians 3:1-12
Matthew 2:1-12

January 10, 2016 [White]
Baptism of the Lord
First Sunday after the Epiphany

Isaiah 43:1-7
Psalm 29
Acts 8:14-17
Luke 3:15-22

January 17, 2016 [Green]
Second Sunday after the Epiphany

Isaiah 62:1-5
Psalm 36:5-10
1 Corinthians 12:1-11
John 2:1-11


January 24, 2016 [Green]
Third Sunday after the Epiphany

Nehemiah 8:1-10
Psalm 19
1 Corinthians 12:12-31a
Luke 4:14-21



January 31, 2016 [Green]
Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany

Jeremiah 1:4-10
Psalm 71:1-6
1 Corinthians 13:1-13
Luke 4:21-30


(Not observed in 2016) [Green]
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany

Isaiah 6:1-13
Psalm 138
1 Corinthians 15:1-11
Luke 5:1-11


February 7, 2016 [White]
Transfiguration Sunday

Exodus 34:29-35
Psalm 99
2 Corinthians 3:12–4:2
Luke 9:28-43


February 10, 2016 [Purple]
Ash Wednesday

Joel 2:1-2, 12-17
Psalm 51:1-17
2 Corinthians 5:20–6:10
Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21


February 14, 2016 [Purple]
First Sunday in Lent

Deuteronomy 26:1-11
Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16
Romans 10:8-13
Luke 4:1-13


February 21, 2016 [Purple]
Second Sunday in Lent

Genesis 15:1-18
Psalm 27
Philippians 3:17–4:1
Luke 13:31-35


February 28, 2016 [Purple]

Third Sunday in Lent

Isaiah 55:1-9

Psalm 63:1-8

1 Corinthians 10:1-13

Luke 13:1-9





March 6, 2016 [Purple]
Fourth Sunday in Lent

Joshua 5:9-12
Psalm 32
2 Corinthians 5:16-21
Luke 15:1-32


March 13, 2016 [Purple]
Fifth Sunday in Lent

Isaiah 43:16-21
Psalm 126
Philippians 3:4b-14
John 12:1-8

March 20, 2016
Palm/Passion Sunday [Red or Purple]

Liturgy of the Palms
Luke 19:28-40
Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29


Liturgy of the Passion
Isaiah 50:4-9
Psalm 31:9-16
Philippians 2:5-11
Luke 22:14–23:56


March 21, 2016 [Red or Purple]
Monday of Holy Week

(Not observed in 2016)
Isaiah 42:1-9
Psalm 36:5-11
Hebrews 9:11-15
John 12:1-11


March 22, 2016 [Red or Purple]
Tuesday of Holy Week

(Not observed in 2016)
Isaiah 49:1-7
Psalm 71:1-14
1 Corinthians 1:18-31
John 12:20-36


March 23, 2016 [Red or Purple]
Wednesday of Holy Week

(Not observed in 2016)
Isaiah 50:4-9a
Psalm 70
Hebrews 12:1-3
John 13:21-32




March 24, 2016 [Red or Purple]
Holy Thursday

Exodus 12:1-14
Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19
1 Corinthians 11:23-26
John 13:1-17, 31-35


March 25, 2016 [Red]
Good Friday

Isaiah 52:13–53:12
Psalm 22
Hebrews 10:16-25
John 18:1–19:42


March 26, 2016
Holy Saturday [No Color]

Job 14:1–14
Psalm 31:1-4, 15-16
1 Peter 4:1-8
Matthew 27:57-66


Easter Vigil [White]
The number of readings may vary, but Exodus 14 and at least two other readings from the Old Testament should be used in addition


March 27, 2016 [White]
Easter Sunday

Isaiah 65:17-25
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24
Acts 10:34-43
Luke 24:1-12


April 3, 2016 [White]
Second Sunday of Easter

Acts 5:27-32
Psalm 150
Revelation 1:4-8
John 20:19-31


April 10, 2016 [White]
Third Sunday of Easter

Acts 9:1-20
Psalm 30
Revelation 5:11-14
John 21:1-19






April 17, 2016 [White]
Fourth Sunday of Easter

Acts 9:36-43
Psalm 23
Revelation 7:9-17
John 10:22-30


April 24, 2016 [White]
Fifth Sunday of Easter

Acts 11:1-18
Psalm 148
Revelation 21:1-6
John 13:31-35


May 1, 2016
Sixth Sunday of Easter

Acts 16:9-15
Psalm 67
Revelation 21:10, 22-22:5
John 14:23-29


May 5, 2016 [White]
Ascension Day

(These readings may also be used Sunday.)
Acts 1:1-11
Psalm 47
Ephesians 1:15-23
Luke 24:44-53


May 8, 2016 [White]
Jerusalem Sunday

(Readings for Ascension Day may be used)
Acts 16:16-34
Psalm 97
Revelation 22:12-21
John 17:20-26


May 15, 2016 [Red]
Pentecost

Acts 2:1-21
Psalm 104:24-34, 35b
Romans 8:14-17
John 14:8-27


May 22, 2016 [White]
Trinity Sunday (First Sunday after Pentecost)

Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31
Psalm 8
Romans 5:1-5
John 16:12-15

May 29, 2016 [Green]
Second Sunday After Pentecost

1 Kings 8:22-28, 37-43
Psalm 96:1-9
Galatians 1:1-12
Luke 7:1-10


June 5, 2016 [Green]
Third Sunday After Pentecost]

1 Kings 17:17-24
Psalm 30
Galatians 1:11-24
Luke 7:11-17


June 12, 2016 [Green]
Fourth Sunday After Pentecost]

2 Samuel 11:26- 12:15
Psalm 32
Galatians 2:15-21
Luke 7:36- 8:3


June 19, 2016 [Green]

Fifth Sunday After Pentecost

Isaiah 65:1-9
Psalm 22:19-28
Galatians 3:23-29
Luke 8:26-39


June 26, 2016 [Red]
St. Peter & St. Paul, Apostles

Ezekiel 34:11-16

Psalm 87

2 Timothy 4:1-8

John 21:15-19


(Not observed in 2016) [Green]
Sixth Sunday After Pentecost

1 Kings 19:15-21
Psalm 16
Galatians 5:1-25
Luke 9:51-62


July 3, 2016 [Green]
Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

Isaiah 66:10-14
Psalm 66:1-9
Galatians 6:1-16
Luke 10:1-20





July 10, 2016 [Green]
Eighth Sunday After Pentecost

Deuteronomy 30:9-14
Psalm 25:1-10
Colossians 1:1-14
Luke 10:25-37


July 17, 2016 [Green]
Ninth Sunday After Pentecost

Genesis 18:1-15
Psalm 15
Colossians 1:15-28
Luke 10:38-42


July 24, 2016 [Green]
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

Genesis 18:16-32
Psalm 138
Colossians 2:6-19
Luke 11:1-13


July 31, 2016 [Green]
Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

Ecclesiastes 1:1-2, 12-14; 2:17-23
Psalm 49:1-12
Colossians 3:1-11
Luke 12:13-21


August 7, 2016 [Green]
Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost

Genesis 15:1-6
Psalm 33:12-22
Hebrews 11:1-16
Luke 12:32-40


August 14, 2016 [Green]
Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Jeremiah 23:23-29
Psalm 82
Hebrews 11:29- 12:2
Luke 12:49-56


August 21, 2016 [Green]
Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Isaiah 58:9-14
Psalm 103:1-8
Hebrews 12:18-29
Luke 13:10-17





August 28, 2016 [Green]
Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Proverbs 25:6-7
Psalm 112
Hebrews 13:1-16
Luke 14:1-14


September 4, 2016 [Green]
Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Deuteronomy 30:15-20
Psalm 1
Philemon 1-21
Luke 14:25-33


September 11, 2016 [Green]
Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

Exodus 32:7-14
Psalm 51:1-10
1 Timothy 1:12-17
Luke 15:1-10


September 18, 2016 [Green]
Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Amos 8:4-7
Psalm 113
1 Timothy 2:1-7
Luke 16:1-13


September 25, 2016 [Green]
Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Amos 6:1-7
Psalm 146
1 Timothy 6:6-19
Luke 16:19-31

October 2, 2016[Green]

Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost
Habakkuk 1:1- 2:4
Psalm 37:1-9
2 Timothy 1:1-4
Luke 17:5-10


(Not observed in 2016) [Green]
Twenty-First Sunday After Pentecost
2 Kings 5:1-15
Psalm 111
2 Timothy 2:8-15
Luke 17:11-19





October 9, 2016 [Green, White, or Red] Thanksgiving Day
Deuteronomy 26:1-11
Psalm 100
Philippians 4:4-9
John 6:25-35


October 16, 2016 [Green]
Twenty-Second Sunday After Pentecost

Genesis 32:22-31

Psalm 121
2 Timothy 3:14- 4:5
Luke 18:1-8


October 23, 2016 [Green]
Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost

(Readings from All Saints Day may be substituted)
Jeremiah 14:7-22
Psalm 84:1-7
2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18
Luke 18:9-14


October 30, 2016 [Green]
Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost

Isaiah 1:10-18
Psalm 32:1-7
2 Thessalonians 1:1-4, 11-12
Luke 19:1-10


November 1, 2016 [White]
All Saints Day

Daniel 7:1-3, 15-18
Psalm 149
Ephesians 1:11-23
Luke 6:20-31

November 6, 2016 [Green]
Twenty-Fifth Sunday After Pentecost

Job 19:23-27
Psalm 17:1-9
2 Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17
Luke 20:27-38


November 13, 2016 [Green]
Twenty-Sixth Sunday After Pentecost

Malachi 4:1-2
Psalm 98
2 Thessalonians 3:6-13
Luke 21:5-19


November 20, 2016 [White or Gold]
Christ the King/Reign of Christ

Jeremiah 23:1-6
Psalm 46
Colossians 1:9-20
Luke 23:33-43


HOLY DAYS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR


November 30, 2015 [Red]
Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle

Deuteronomy 30:11-14

Psalm 19 or 19:1-6

Romans 10:8b-18

Matthew 4:18-22


December 21, 2015 [Purple]
St. Thomas the Apostle

Habakkuk 2:1-4

Psalm 126

Hebrews 10:35-11:1

John 20:24-29


January 6, 2016 [White]

The Epiphany
Isaiah 60:1-6

Psalm 72:1-7,10-14

Ephesians 3:1-12

Matthew 2:1-12


January 18, 2016 [White]
The Confession of St. Peter

Acts 4:8-13

Psalm 23

1 Peter 5:1-4

Matthew 16:13-19


January 25, 2016 [White]
Conversion of St. Paul

Acts 26:9-21

Psalm 67

Galatians 1:11-24

Matthew 10:16-22


February 2, 2016 [White]
The Presentation of the Lord

Malachi 3:1-4

Psalm 84 or 84:1-6

Hebrews 2:14-18

Luke 2:22-40


February 24, 2016 [White]
St. Matthias the Apostle

Acts 1:15-26

Psalm 15

Philippians 3:13-21

John 15:1,6-16


June 11, 2016 [Red]
St. Barnabas the Apostle

Isaiah 42:5-12

Psalm 112

Acts 11:19-30;13:1-3

Matthew 10:7-16


June 24, 2016 [White]
Nativity of St. John the Baptist

Isaiah 40:1-11

Psalm 85 or 85:7-13

Acts 13:14b-26

Luke 1:57-80


June 26, 2016 [Red]
St. Peter & St. Paul, Apostles

Ezekiel 34:11-16

Psalm 87

2 Timothy 4:1-8

John 21:15-19


July 22, 2016 [White]
St. Mary Magdalene

Judith 9:1,11-14

Psalm 42:1-7

2 Corinthians 5:14-18

John 20:11-18


July 25, 2016 [Red]
St. James the Apostle

Jeremiah 45:1-5

Psalm 7:1-10

Acts 11:27-12:3

Matthew 20:20-28


August 6, 2016 [White]
The Transfiguration of the Lord

Exodus 34:29-35

Psalm 99 or 99:5-9

2 Peter 1:13-21

Luke 9: 28-36




August 15, 2016 [White]
St. Mary the Virgin

Isaiah 61:10-11

Psalm 34 or 34:1-9

Galatians 4:4-7

Luke 1:46-55


August 24, 2016 [Red]
St. Bartholomew the Apostle

Deuteronomy 18:15-18

Psalm 91 or 91:1-4

1 Corinthians 4:9-15

Luke 22:24-30


September 21, 2016 [Red]
St. Matthew the Evangelist

Proverbs 3:1-6

Psalm 119:33-40

2 Timothy 3:14-17

Matthew 9:9-13


September 29, 2016 [White]
St. Michael & All Angels

Genesis 28:10-17

Psalm 103 or 103:19-22

Revelations 12:7-12

John 1:47-51


October 18, 2016 [Red]
St. Luke the Evangelist

Ecclesiasticus 38:1-4,6-10,12-14

Psalm 147 or 147:1-7

2 Timothy 4:5-13

Luke 4:14-21


October 28, 2016 [Red]
St. Simon & St. Jude, Apostles

Deuteronomy 32:1-4

Psalm 119:89-96

Ephesians 2:13-22

John 15:17-27


November 1, 2016 Year C [White]
All Saints’ Day

Daniel 7:1-3,15-18

Psalm 149

Ephesians 1:11-23

Luke 6:20-31