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Episcopal-Roman Catholic-Revised Common Lectionary Comparison, First Readings

 

Sources:

Episcopal Church.  Book of Common Prayer.  New York:  Church Hymnal Corp., 1979.

Catholic Church.  Lectionary for Mass.  Collegeville, MN:  Liturgical Press, 1998-.

Consultation on Common Texts.  The Revised Common Lectionary.  Nashville, Tennesee, 1992.

 

 

FIRST READINGS

Book of Common

Lectionary for Mass

Revised Common

Revised Common

YEAR A

Prayer 1979

1998

Lectionary

Lectionary

SEASON OF ADVENT

 

 

 

Alternates

First Sunday of Advent

Isa 2:1-5

Isa 2:1-5

Isa 2.1-5

 

Second Sunday of Advent

Isa 11:1-10

Isa 11:1-10

Isa 11.1-10

 

Third Sunday of Advent

Isa 35:1-10

Isa 35:1-6a, 10

Isa 35.1-10

 

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Isa 7:10-17

Isa 7:10-14

Isa 7.10-16

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF CHRISTMAS

 

 

 

 

Nativity of the Lord (Christmas Day)

 

 

 

 

Christmas, Proper I

Isa 9:2-4,6-7

Isa 9:1-6

Isa 9.2-7

 

Christmas, Proper II

Isa 62:6-7,10-12

Isa 62:11-12

Isa 62.6-12

 

Christmas, Proper III

Isa 52:7-10

Isa 52:7-10

Isa 52.7-10

 

First Sunday after Christmas Day

Isa 61:10--62:3

Sir 3:3-7, 14-17a

Isa 63.7-9

 

January 1 -- Holy Name of Jesus (Mary, Mother of God)

Ex 34:1-8

Num 6:22-27

Num 6.22-27

 

January 1 -- When observed as New Year's Day

 

 

Ecc 3.1-13

 

Second Sunday after Christmas

Jer 31:7-14

Sir 24:1-4, 8-12

Jer 31.7-14 or Sir 24.1-12

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF EPIPHANY

 

 

 

 

Epiphany of the Lord

Isa 60:1-6,9

Isa 60:1-6

Isa 60.1-6

 

Baptism of the Lord [1] (First Sunday after the Epiphany)

Isa 42:1-9

Isa 42:1-4, 6-7

Isa 42.1-9

 

Second Sunday after the Epiphany [2]

Isa 49:1-7

Isa 49: 3, 5-6

Isa 49.1-7

 

Third Sunday after the Epiphany [3]

Amos 3:1-8

Isa 8:23b9:3

Isa 9.1-4

 

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany [4]

Mic 6:1-8

Zeph 2:3, 3:12-13

Mic 6.1-8

 

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany [5]

Hab 3:1-6,17-19

Isa 58:7-10

Isa 58.1-9a, (9b-12)

 

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany [6], Proper 1

Sir 15:11-20

Sir 15:15-20

Dt 30.15-20 or Sir 15.15-20

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany [7], Proper 2

Lev 19:1-2,9-18

Lev 19:1-2, 17-18

Lev 19.1-2, 9-18

 

Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany [8], Proper 3

Isa 49:8-18

Isa 49:14-15

Isa 49.8-16a

 

Ninth Sunday after the Epiphany [9], Proper 4

Ex 24:12(13-14)15-18

Dt 11:18, 26-28, 32 (diff)

Dt 11.18-21, 26-28

 

Last Sunday after the Epiphany (Transfiguration Sunday)

 

 

Ex 24.12-18

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF LENT

 

 

 

 

Ash Wednesday

Joel 2:1-2,12-17 *or* Isa 58:1-12

Joel 2:12-18

Joel 2.1-2, 12-17 or Isa 58.1-12

First Sunday in Lent

Gen 2:4b-9,15-17,25--3:7

Gen 2:7-9; 3:1-7

Gen 2.15-17; 3.1-7

 

Second Sunday in Lent

Gen 12:1-8

Gen 12:1-4a

Gen 12.1-4a

 

Third Sunday in Lent

Ex 17:1-7

Ex 17:3-7

Ex 17.1-7

 

Fourth Sunday in Lent

1Sm 16:1-13

1Sm 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a

1Sm 16.1-13

 

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Ezk 37:1-3(4-10)11-14

Ezk 37:12-14

Ezk 37.1-14

 

Sixth Sunday in Lent (Passion Sunday of Palm Sunday)

 

 

 

 

Liturgy of the Palms

 

 

 

 

Liturgy of the Passion

Isa 45:21-25 *or* Isa 52:13--53:12

Isa 50:4-7

Isa 50.4-9a

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOLY WEEK

 

 

 

 

Monday of Holy Week

Isa 42:1-9

Isa 42:1-7

Isa 42.1-9

 

Tuesday of Holy Week

Isa 49:1-6

Isa 49:1-6

Isa 49.1-7

 

Wednesday of Holy Week

Isa 50:4-9a

Isa 50:4-9

Isa 50.4-9a

 

Holy Thursday

Ex 12:1-14a

Ex 12:1-8, 11-14

Ex 12.1-4, (5-10), 11-14

 

Good Friday

Isa 52:13--53:12 *or* Gen 22:1-18 *or* Wis 2:1,12-24

Isa 52:1353:12

Isa 52.13-53.12

 

Holy Saturday

Job 14:1-14

 

Job 14.1-14 or Lam 3.1-9, 19-24

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF EASTER

 

 

 

 

Resurrection of the Lord

 

 

 

 

Easter Vigil

Gen 1:1-2:2

Gen 1:1-2:2 or 1, 26-31a

Gen 1.1-2.4a

 

 

Gen 7:1-5, 11-18; 8:8-18; 9:8-13

Gen 22:1-18 or 1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18

Gen 7.1-5, 11-18; 8.6-18; 9.8-13

 

Gen 22:1-18

Ex 14:1515:1

Gen 22.1-18

 

 

Ex 14:10-15:1

Isa 54:5-14

Ex 14.10-31; 15.20-21

 

 

Isa 4:2-6

Isa 55:1-11

Isa 55.1-11

 

 

Isa 55:1-11

Bar 3:9-15, 32-4:4

Bar 3.9-15 or Pr 8.1-8, 19-21; 9.4b-6

 

Ezk 36:24-28

Ezk 36:16-17a, 18-28 (diff)

Ezk 36.24-28

 

 

Ezk 37:1-14

 

Ezk 37.1-14

 

 

Zeph 3:12-20

 

Zeph 3.14-20

 

Easter Day

Ac 10:34-43 *or* Ex 14:10-14,21-25; 15:20-21

Acts 10:34a, 37-43

Ac 10.34-43 or Jer 31.1-6

Easter Evening

Ac 5:29a,30-32 *or* Dan 12:1-3

Acts 2:42-47

Isa 25.6-9

 

Second Sunday of Easter

Ac 2:14a,22-32 *or* Gen 8:6-16; 9:8-16

Acts 2:14, 22-33 (diff)

Ac 2.14a, 22-32

 

Third Sunday of Easter

Ac 2:14a,36-47 *or* Isa 43:1-12

Acts 3:13-15, 17-19

Ac 2.14a, 36-41

 

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Ac 6:1-9; 7:2a,51-60 *or* Neh 9:6-15

Acts 2:14a, 36-41

Ac 2.42-47

 

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Ac 17:1-15 *or* Dt 6:20-25

Acts 6:1-7

Ac 7.55-60

 

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Ac 17:22-31 *or* Isa 41:17-20

Acts 8:5-8, 14-17

Ac 17.22-31

 

Ascension of the Lord (Fortieth Day, Sixth Thursday of Easter)

Ac 1:1-11 *or* Dan 7:9-14

Acts 1:1-11

Ac 1.1-11

 

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Ac 1:(1-7)8-14 *or* Ezk 39:21-29

Acts 1:12-14

Ac 1.6-14

 

Day of Pentecost

Ac 2:1-11 *or* Ezk 11:17-20

Acts 2:1-11

Ac 2.1-21 or Num 11.24-30

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON AFTER PENTECOST

 

 

 

 

Trinity Sunday (First Sunday after Pentecost)

Gen1:1--2:3

Ex 34:4b-6, 8-9

Gen 1.1-2.4a

 

Proper 4 [9]

Dt 11:18-21,26-28

Dt 11:18, 26-28, 32 (diff)

Gen 6.9-22; 7.24; 8.14-19

or Dt 11.18-21, 26-28

Proper 5 [10]

Hos 5:15--6:6

Hos 6:3-6

Gen 12.1-9

or Hos 5.15-6.6

Proper 6 [11]

Ex 19:2-8a

Ex 19:2-6a

Gen 18.1-15, (21.1-7)

or Ex 19.2-8a

Proper 7 [12]

Jer 20:7-13

Jer 20:10-13

Gen 21.8-21

or Jer 20.7-13

Proper 8 [13]

Isa 2:10-17

2 Kings 4:8-11, 14-16a

Gen 22.1-14

or Jer 28.5-9

Proper 9 [14]

Zech 9:9-12

Zech 9:9-10

Gen 24.34-38, 42-49. 58-67

or Zech 9.9-13

Proper 10 [15]

Isa 55:1-5,10-13

Isa 55:10-11

Gen 25.19-34

or Isa 55.10-13

Proper 11 [16]

Wis 12:13,16-19

Wis 12:13, 16-19

Gen 28.10-19a

or Wis 12.13, 16-19 or Isa 44.6-8

Proper 12 [17]

1Ki 3:5-12

1 Kgs 3:5, 7-12

Gen 29.15-28

or 1Ki 3.5-12

Proper 13 [18]

Neh 9:16-20

Isa 55:1-3

Gen 32.22-31

or Isa 55.1-5

Proper 14 [19]

Jon 2:1-9

1 Kgs 19:9a, 11-13a

Gen 37.1-4, 12-28

or 1Ki 19.9-18

Proper 15 [20]

Isa 56:1(2-5)6-7

Isa 56:1, 6-7

Gen 45.1-15

or Isa 56.1, 6-8

Proper 16 [21]

Isa 51:1-6

Isa 22:19-23 (diff)

Ex 1.8-2.10

or Isa 51.1-6

Proper 17 [22]

Jer 15:15-21

Jer 20:7-9

Ex 3.1-15

or Jer 15.15-21

Proper 18 [23]

Ezk 33:(1-6)7-11

Ezk 33:7-9

Ex 12.1-14

or Ezk 33.7-11

Proper 19 [24]

Sir 27:30--28:7

Sir 27:30-28:7

Ex 14.19-31

or Gen 50.15-21

Proper 20 [25]

Jon 3:10--4:11

Isa 55:6-9

Ex 16.2-15

or Jon 3.10-4.11

Proper 21 [26]

Ezk 18:1-4,25-32

Ezk 18:25-28

Ex 17.1-7

or Ezk 18.1-4, 25-32

Proper 22 [27]

Isa 5:1-7

Isa 5:1-7

Ex 20.1-4, 7-9, 12-20

or Isa 5.1-7

Proper 23 [28]

Isa 25:1-9

Isa 25:6-10a

Ex 32.1-14

or Isa 25.1-9

Proper 24 [29]

Isa 45:1-7

Isa 45:1, 4-6

Ex 33.12-23

or Isa 45.1-7

Proper 25 [30]

Ex 22:21-27

Ex 22:20-26

Dt 34.1-12

or Lev 19.1-2, 15-18

Proper 26 [31]

Mic 3:5-12

Mal 1:14b2:2b, 8-10

Jos 3.7-17

or Mic 3.5-12

Proper 27 [32]

Amos 5:18-24

Wis 6:12-16

Jos 24.1-3a, 14-25

or Wis 6.12-16 or Amos 5.18-24

Proper 28 [33]

Zeph 1:7,12-18

Prov 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31

Jgs 4.1-7

or Zeph 1.7, 12-18

Proper 29 [34] (Reign of Christ or Christ the King)

Ezk 34:11-17

Ezk 34:11-12, 15-17

Ezk 34.11-16, 20-24

or Ezk 34.11-16, 20-24

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR B

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF ADVENT

 

 

 

 

First Sunday of Advent

Isa 64:1-9a

Isa 63:16b-17, 19b; 64:2-7

Isa 64.1-9

 

Second Sunday of Advent

Isa 40:1-11

Isa 40:1-5, 9-11

Isa 40.1-11

 

Third Sunday of Advent

Isa 65:17-25

Isa 61:1-2a, 10-11

Isa 61.1-4, 8-11

 

Fourth Sunday of Advent

2Sm 7:4,8-16

2Sm 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16 (diff)

2Sm 7.1-11, 16

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF CHRISTMAS

 

 

 

 

Nativity of the Lord (Christmas Day)

 

 

 

 

Christmas, Proper I

Isa 9:2-4,6-7

Isa 9:1-6

Isa 9.2-7

 

Christmas, Proper II

Isa 62:6-7,10-12

Isa 62:11-12

Isa 62.6-12

 

Christmas, Proper III

Isa 52:7-10

Isa 52:7-10

Isa 52.7-10

 

First Sunday after Christmas Day

Isa 61:10--62:3

Sir 3:3-7, 14-17a, opt: Gen 15:1-6; 21:1-3 (new)

Isa 61.10-62.3

 

January 1 -- Holy Name of Jesus (Mary, Mother of God)

Ex 34:1-8

Num 6:22-27

Num 6.22-27

 

January 1 -- When observed as New Year's Day

 

 

Ecc 3.1-13

 

Second Sunday after Christmas

Jer 31:7-14

Sir 24:1-4, 8-12

Jer 31.7-14 or Sir 24.1-12

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF EPIPHANY

 

 

 

 

Epiphany of the Lord

Isa 60:1-6,9

Isa 60:1-6

Isa 60.1-6

 

Baptism of the Lord [1] (First Sunday after the Epiphany)

Isa 42:1-9

(optional) (new)

Gen 1.1-5

 

Second Sunday after the Epiphany [2]

1Sm 3:1-10(11-20)

1Sm 3:3b-10, 19

1Sm 3.1-10, (11-20)

 

Third Sunday after the Epiphany [3]

Jer 3:21--4:2

Jon 3:1-5, 10

Jon 3.1-5, 10

 

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany [4]

Dt 18:15-20

Dt 18:15-20

Dt 18.15-20

 

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany [5]

2Ki 4:(8-17)18-21(22-31)32-37

Job 7:1-4, 6-7

Isa 40.21-31

 

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany [6], Proper 1

2Ki 5:1-15ab

Lev 13:1-2, 44-46

2Ki 5.1-14

 

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany [7], Proper 2

Isa 43:18-25

Isa 43:18-19, 21-22, 24b-25

Isa 43.18-25

 

Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany [8], Proper 3

Hos 2:14-23

Hos 2:16b, 17b, 21-22

Hos 2.14-20

 

Ninth Sunday after the Epiphany [9], Proper 4

 

Dt 5:12-15

Dt 5.12-15

 

Last Sunday after the Epiphany (Transfiguration Sunday)

1Ki 19:9-18

 

2Ki 2.1-12

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF LENT

 

 

 

 

Ash Wednesday

Joel 2:1-2,12-17 *or* Isa 58:1-12

Joel 2:12-18

Joel 2.1-2, 12-17 or Isa 58.1-12

First Sunday in Lent

Gen 9:8-17

Gen 9:8-15

Gen 9.8-17

 

Second Sunday in Lent

Gen 22:1-14

Gen 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18

Gen 17.1-7, 15-16

 

Third Sunday in Lent

Ex 20:1-17

Ex 20:1-17 or 20:1-3, 7-8, 12-17

Ex 20.1-17

 

Fourth Sunday in Lent

2Chr 36:14-23

2Chr 36:14-16, 19-23 (diff)

Num 21.4-9

 

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Jer 31:31-34

Jer 31:31-34

Jer 31.31-34

 

Sixth Sunday in Lent (Passion Sunday of Palm Sunday)

 

 

 

 

Liturgy of the Palms

 

 

 

 

Liturgy of the Passion

Isa 45:21-25 *or* Isa 52:13--53:12

Isa 50:4-7

Isa 50.4-9a

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOLY WEEK

 

 

 

 

Monday of Holy Week

Isa 42:1-9

Isa 42:1-7

Isa 42.1-9

 

Tuesday of Holy Week

Isa 49:1-6

Isa 49:1-6

Isa 49.1-7

 

Wednesday of Holy Week

Isa 50:4-9a

Isa 50:4-9

Isa 50.4-9a

 

Holy Thursday

Ex 12:1-14a

Ex 12:1-8, 11-14

Ex 12.1-4, (5-10), 11-14

 

Good Friday

Isa 52:13--53:12 *or* Gen 22:1-18 *or* Wis 2:1,12-24

Isa 52:1353:12

Isa 52.13-53.12

 

Holy Saturday

Job 14:1-14

 

Job 14.1-14 or Lam 3.1-9, 19-24

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF EASTER

 

 

 

 

Resurrection of the Lord

 

 

 

 

Easter Vigil

Gen 1:1-2:2

1) Gen 1:12:2 or 1:1, 26-31

Gen 1.1-2.4a

 

 

Gen 7:1-5, 11-18; 8:8-18; 9:8-13

Gen 7.1-5, 11-18; 8.6-18; 9.8-13

 

Gen 22:1-18

2) Gen 22:1-18 or 22:1-2, 9-13, 15-18

Gen 22.1-18

 

 

Ex 14:10-15:1

3) Ex 14:1515:1

Ex 14.10-31; 15.20-21

 

 

Isa 4:2-6

4) Isa 54:5-14

Isa 55.1-11

 

 

Isa 55:1-11

5) Isa 55:1-11

Bar 3.9-15 or Pr 8.1-8, 19-21; 9.4b-6

 

Ezk 36:24-28

6) Bar 3:9-15, 32-4:4

Ezk 36.24-28

 

 

Ezk 37:1-14

7) Ezk 36:16-17a, 18-28 (diff)

Ezk 37.1-14

 

 

Zeph 3:12-20

 

Zeph 3.14-20

 

Easter Day

Ac 10:34-43 *or* Isa 25:6-9

Acts 10:34, 37-43

Ac 10.34-43 or Isa 25.6-9

Easter Evening

Ac 5:29a,30-32 *or* Dan 12:1-3

Isa 25.6-9

 

Second Sunday of Easter

Ac 3:12a,13-15,17-26 *or* Isa 26:2-9,19

Acts 4:32-35

Ac 4.32-35

 

Third Sunday of Easter

Ac 4:5-12 *or* Mic 4:1-5

Acts 3:13-15, 17-19

Ac 3.12-19

 

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Ac 4:(23-31)32-37 *or* Ezk 34:1-10

Acts 4:8-12

Ac 4.5-12

 

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Ac 8:26-40 *or* Dt 4:32-40

Acts 9:26-31

Ac 8.26-40

 

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Ac 11:19-30 *or* Isa 45:11-13,18-19

Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48

Ac 10.44-48

 

Ascension of the Lord (Fortieth Day, Sixth Thursday of Easter)

Ac 1:1-11 *or* Ezk 1:3-5a,15-22,26-28

(new) Acts 1:1-11

Ac 1.1-11

 

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Ac 1:15-26 *or* Ex 28:1-4,9-10,29-30

Acts 1:15-17, 20a, 20c-26

Ac 1.15-17, 21-26

 

Day of Pentecost

Ac 2:1-11 *or* Isa 44:1-8

(new) Acts 2:1-11

Ac 2.1-21 or Ezk 37.1-14

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON AFTER PENTECOST

 

 

 

 

Trinity Sunday (First Sunday after Pentecost)

Ex 3:1-6

Dt 4:32-34, 39-40

Isa 6.1-8

Rom 8.12-17

Proper 4 [9]

Dt 5:6-21

Dt 5:12-15

1Sm 3.1-10, (11-20)

or Dt 5.12-15

Proper 5 [10]

Gen 3:(1-7)8-21

Gen 3:9-15

1Sm 8.4-11, (12-15), 16-20, (11.14-15)

or Gen 3.8-15

Proper 6 [11]

Ezk 31:1-6,10-14

Ezk 17:22-24

1Sm 15.34-16.13

or Ezk 17.22-24

Proper 7 [12]

Job 38:1-11,16-18

Job 38:1, 8-11

1Sm 17.(1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-49 or 1Sm 17.57-18.5, 10-16 (w/ Ps 133)

or Job 38.1-11

Proper 8 [13]

Dt 15:7-11

Wis 1:13-15, 2:23-24

2Sm 1.1, 17-27

or Wis 1.13-15; 2.23-24 or Lam 3.23-33

Proper 9 [14]

Ezk 2:1-7

Ezk 2:2-5

2Sm 5.1-5, 9-10

or Ezk 2.1-5

Proper 10 [15]

Amos 7:7-15

Amos 7:12-15

2Sm 6.1-5, 12b-19

or Amos 7.7-15

Proper 11 [16]

Isa 57:14b-21

Jer 23:1-6

2Sm 7.1-14a

or Jer 23.1-6

Proper 12 [17]

2Ki 2:1-15

2 Kgs 4:42-44

2Sm 11.1-15

or 2Ki 4.42-44

Proper 13 [18]

Ex 16:2-4,9-15

Ex 16:2-4, 12-15

2Sm 11.26-1.13a

or Ex 16.2-4, 9-15

Proper 14 [19]

Dt 8:1-10

1 Kgs 19:4-8

2Sm 18.5-9, 15, 31-33

or 1Ki 19.4-8

Proper 15 [20]

Pr 9:1-6

Prov 9:1-6

1Ki 2.10-12; 3.3-14

or Pr 9.1-6

Proper 16 [21]

Jos 24:1-2a,14-25

Josh 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b

1Ki 8.(1, 6, 10-11), 22-30, 41-43

or Jos 24.1-2a, 14-18

Proper 17 [22]

Dt 4:1-9

Dt 4:1-2, 6-8

Song 2.8-13

or Dt 4.1-2, 6-9

Proper 18 [23]

Isa 35:4-7a

Isa 35:4-7a

Pr 22.1-2, 8-9, 22-23

or Isa 35.4-7a

Proper 19 [24]

Isa 50:4-9

Isa 50:4-9a

Pr 1.20-33

or Isa 50.4-9a

Proper 20 [25]

Wis 1:16--2:1(6-11)12-22

Wis 2:12, 17-20

Pr 31.10-31

or Wis 1.16-2.1, 12-22 or Jer 11.18-20

Proper 21 [26]

Num 11:4-6,10-16,24-29

Num 11:25-29

Est 7.1-6, 9-10; 9.20-22

or Num 11.4-6, 10-16, 24-29

Proper 22 [27]

Gen 2:18-24

Gen 2:18-24

Job 1.1; 2.1-10

or Gen 2.18-24

Proper 23 [28]

Amos 5:6-7,10-15

Wis 7:7-11

Job 23.1-9, 16-17

or Amos 5.6-7, 10-15

Proper 24 [29]

Isa 53:4-12

Isa 53:10-11

Job 38.1-7, (34-41)

or Isa 53.4-12

Proper 25 [30]

Isa 59:(1-4)9-19

Jer 31:7-9

Job 42.1-6, 10-17

or Jer 31-7-9

Proper 26 [31]

Dt 6:1-9

Dt 6:2-6

Ruth 1.1-18

or Dt 6.1-9

Proper 27 [32]

1Ki 17:8-16

1 Kgs 17:10-16

Ruth 3.1-5; 4.13-17

or 1Ki 17.8-16

Proper 28 [33]

Dan 12:1-4a(5-13)

Dan 12:1-3

1Sm 1.4-20

or Dan 12.1-3

Proper 29 [34] (Reign of Christ or Christ the King)

Dan 7:9-14

Dan 7:13-14

2Sm 23.1-7

or Dan 7.9-10, 13-14

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR C

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF ADVENT

 

 

 

 

First Sunday of Advent

Zech 14:4-9

Jer 33:14-16

Jer 33.14-16

 

Second Sunday of Advent

Baruch 5:1-9

Bar 5:1-9

Bar 5.1-9 or Mal 3.1-4

 

Third Sunday of Advent

Zeph 3:14-20

Zeph 3:14-18a

Zeph 3.14-20

 

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Mic 5:2-4

Mic 5:1-4a

Mic 5.2-5a

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF CHRISTMAS

 

 

 

 

Nativity of the Lord (Christmas Day)

 

 

 

 

Christmas, Proper I

Isa 9:2-3,6-7

Isa 9:1-6

Isa 9.2-7

 

Christmas, Proper II

Isa 62:6-7,10-12

Isa 62:11-12

Isa 62.6-12

 

Christmas, Proper III

Isa 52:7-10

Isa 52:7-10

Isa 52.7-10

 

First Sunday after Christmas Day

Isa 61:10--62:3

Sir 3:3-7, 14-17a, opt: 1Sm 1:20-22, 24-28 (new)

1Sm 2.18-20, 26

 

January 1 -- Holy Name of Jesus (Mary, Mother of God)

Ex 34:1-8

Num 6:22-27

Num 6.22-27

 

January 1 -- When observed as New Year's Day

 

 

Ecc 3.1-13

 

Second Sunday after Christmas

Jer 31:7-14

Sir 24:1-4, 8-12

Jer 31.7-14 or Sir 24.1-12

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF EPIPHANY

 

 

 

 

Epiphany of the Lord

Isa 60:1-6,9

Isa 60:1-6

Isa 60.1-6

 

Baptism of the Lord [1] (First Sunday after the Epiphany)

Isa 42:1-9

Isa 42:1-4, 6-7, (opt.)Isa 40:1-5, 9-11 (new)

Isa 43.1-7

 

Second Sunday after the Epiphany [2]

Isa 62:1-5

Isa 62:1-5

Isa 62.1-5

 

Third Sunday after the Epiphany [3]

Neh 8:2-10

Neh 8:2-4a, 5-6, 8-10

Neh 8.1-3, 5-6, 8-10

 

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany [4]

Jer 1:4-10

Jer 1:4-5, 17-19

Jer 1.4-10

 

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany [5]

Jgs 6:11-24a

Isa 6:1-2a, 3-8

Isa 6.1-8, (9-13)

 

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany [6], Proper 1

Jer 17:5-10

Jer 17:5-8

Jer 17.5-10

 

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany [7], Proper 2

Gen 45:3-11,21-28

1Sm 26:2, 7-9, 12-13, 22-23

Gen 45.3-11, 15

 

Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany [8], Proper 3

Jer 7:1-7(8-15)

Sir 27:4-7

Sir 27.4-7 or Isa 55.10-13

Ninth Sunday after the Epiphany [9], Proper 4

 

1 Kgs 8:41-43

1Ki 8.22-23, 41-43

 

Last Sunday after the Epiphany (Transfiguration Sunday)

Ex 34:29-35

 

Ex 34.29-35

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF LENT

 

 

 

 

Ash Wednesday

Joel 2:1-2,12-17 *or* Isa 58:1-12

Joel 2:12-18

Joel 2.1-2, 12-17 or Isa 58.1-12

First Sunday in Lent

Dt 26:(1-4)5-11

Dt 26:4-10

Dt 26.1-11

 

Second Sunday in Lent

Gen 15:1-12,17-18

Gen 15:5-12, 17-18

Gen 15.1-12, 17-18

 

Third Sunday in Lent

Ex 3:1-15

Ex 3:1-8a, 13-15

Isa 55.1-9

 

Fourth Sunday in Lent

Jos (4:19-24) 5:9-12

Josh 5:9a, 10-12

Jos 5.9-12

 

Fifth Sunday in Lent

Isa 43:16-21

Isa 43:16-21

Isa 43.16-21

 

Sixth Sunday in Lent (Passion Sunday of Palm Sunday)

 

 

 

 

Liturgy of the Palms

 

 

 

 

Liturgy of the Passion

Isa 45:21-25 *or* Isa 52:13--53:12

Isa 50:4-7

Isa 50.4-9a

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOLY WEEK

 

 

 

 

Monday of Holy Week

Isa 42:1-9

Isa 42:1-7

Isa 42.1-9

 

Tuesday of Holy Week

Isa 49:1-6

Isa 49:1-6

Isa 49.1-7

 

Wednesday of Holy Week

Isa 50:4-9a

Isa 50:4-9

Isa 50.4-9a

 

Holy Thursday

Ex 12:1-14a

Ex 12:1-8, 11-14

Ex 12.1-4, (5-10), 11-14

 

Good Friday

Isa 52:13--53:12 *or* Gen 22:1-18 *or* Wis 2:1,12-24

Isa 52:1353:12

Isa 52.13-53.12

 

Holy Saturday

Job 14:1-14

 

Job 14.1-14 or Lam 3.1-9, 19-24

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON OF EASTER

 

 

 

 

Resurrection of the Lord

 

 

 

 

Easter Vigil

Gen 1:1-2:2

Gen 1:1-2:2 or 1, 26-31a

Gen 1.1-2.4a

 

 

Gen 7:1-5, 11-18; 8:8-18; 9:8-13

Gen 22:1-18 or 1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18

Gen 7.1-5, 11-18; 8.6-18; 9.8-13

 

Gen 22:1-18

Ex 14:1515:1

Gen 22.1-18

 

 

Ex 14:10-15:1

Isa 54:5-14

Ex 14.10-31; 15.20-21

 

 

Isa 4:2-6

Isa 55:1-11

Isa 55.1-11

 

 

Isa 55:1-11

Bar 3:9-15, 32-4:4

Bar 3.9-15 or Pr 8.1-8, 19-21; 9.4b-6

 

Ezk 36:24-28

Ezk 36:16-17a, 18-28 (diff)

Ezk 36.24-28

 

 

Ezk 37:1-14

 

Ezk 37.1-14

 

 

Zeph 3:12-20

 

Zeph 3.14-20

 

Easter Day

Ac 10:34-43 *or* Isa 51:9-11

Acts 10:34a, 37-43

Ac 10.34-43 of Isa 65.17-25

Easter Evening

Ac 5:29a,30-32 *or* Dan 12:1-3

Isa 25.6-9

 

Second Sunday of Easter

Ac 5:12a,17-22,25-29 *or* Job 42:1-6

Acts 5:12-16

Isa 5.27-32

 

Third Sunday of Easter

Ac 9:1-19a *or* Jer 32:36-41

Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41

Ac 9.1-6, (7-20)

 

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Ac 13:15-16,26-33(34-39) *or* Num 27:12-23

Acts 13:14, 43-52

Ac 9.36-43

 

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Ac 13:44-52 *or* Lev 19:1-2,9-18

Acts 14:21-27

Ac 11.1-18

 

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Ac 14:8-18 *or* Joel 2:21-27

Acts 15:1-2, 22-29

Ac 16.9-15

 

Ascension of the Lord (Fortieth Day, Sixth Thursday of Easter)

Ac 1:1-11 *or* 2Ki 2:1-15

Acts 1:1-11

Ac 1.1-11

 

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Ac 16:16-34 *or* 1Sm 12:19-24

Acts 7:55-60

Ac 16.16-34

 

Day of Pentecost

Ac 2:1-11 *or* Joel 2:28-32

Acts 2:1-11

Ac 2.1-21 or Gen 11.1-9

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEASON AFTER PENTECOST

 

 

 

 

Trinity Sunday (First Sunday after Pentecost)

Isa 6:1-8

Prov 8:22-31

Pr 8.1-4, 22-31

 

Proper 4 [9]

1Ki 8:22-23,27-30,41-43

1 Kgs 8:41-43

1Ki 18.20-21, (22-29), 30-39

or 1Ki 8.22-23, 41-43

Proper 5 [10]

1Ki 17:17-24

1 Kgs 17:17-24

1Ki 17.8-16, (17-24)

or 1Ki 17.17-24

Proper 6 [11]

2Sm 11:26--12:10,13-15

2Sm 12:7-10, 13

1Ki 21.1-10, (11-14), 15-21a

or 2Sm 11.26-12.10, 13-15

Proper 7 [12]

Zech 12:8-10; 13:1

Zech 12:10-11; 13:1 (diff)

1Ki 19.1-4, (5-7), 8-15a

or Isa 65.1-9

Proper 8 [13]

1Ki 19:15-16,19-21

1 Kgs 19:16b, 19-21

2Ki 2.1-2, 6-14

or 1Ki 19.15-16, 19-21

Proper 9 [14]

Isa 66:10-16

Isa 66:10-14c

2Ki 5.1-14

or Isa 66.10-14

Proper 10 [15]

Dt 30:9-14

Dt 30:10-14

Amos 7.7-17

or Dt 30.9-14

Proper 11 [16]

Gen 18:1-10a(10b-14)

Gen 18:1-10a

Amos 8.1-12

or Gen 18.1-10a

Proper 12 [17]

Gen 18:20-33

Gen 18:20-32

Hos 1.2-10

or Gen 18.20-32

Proper 13 [18]

Ecc 1:12-14; 2:(1-7,11)18-23

Eccl 1:2, 2:21-23

Hos 11.1-11

or Ecc 1.2, 12-14; 2.18-23

Proper 14 [19]

Gen 15:1-6

Wis 18:6-9

Isa 1.1, 10-20

or Gen 15.1-6

Proper 15 [20]

Jer 23:23-29

Jer 38:4-6, 8-10

Isa 5.1-7

or Jer 23.23-29

Proper 16 [21]

Isa 28:14-22

Isa 66:18-21

Jer 1.4-10

or Isa 58.9b-14

Proper 17 [22]

Sir 10:(7-11)12-18

Sir 3:17-18, 20, 28-29

Jer 2.4-13

or Sir 10.12-18 or Pr 25.6-7

Proper 18 [23]

Dt 30:15-20

Wis 9:13-18b

Jer 18.1-11

or Dt 30.15-20

Proper 19 [24]

Ex 32:1,7-14

Ex 32:7-11, 13-14

Jer 4.11-12, 22-28

or Ex 32.7-14

Proper 20 [25]

Amos 8:4-7(8-12)

Amos 8:4-7

Jer 8.18-9.1

or Amos 8.4-7

Proper 21 [26]

Amos 6:1-7

Amos 6:1a, 4-7

Jer 32.1-3a, 6-15

or Amos 6.1a, 4-7

Proper 22 [27]

Hab 1:1-6(7-11)12-13; 2:1-4

Habb 1:2-3, 2:2-4

Lam 1.1-6

or Hab 1.1-4; 2.1-4

Proper 23 [28]

Ruth 1:(1-7)8-19a

2 Kgs 5:14-17

Jer 29.1, 4-7

or 2Ki 5.1-3, 7-15c

Proper 24 [29]

Gen 32:3-8,22-30

Ex 17:8-13

Jer 31.27-34

or Gen 32.22-31

Proper 25 [30]

Jer 14:(1-6)7-10,19-22

Sir 35:12-14, 16-18

Joel 2.23-32

or Sir 35.12-17 or Jer 14.7-10, 19-22

Proper 26 [31]

Isa 1:10-20

Wis 11:22-12:2

Hab 1.1-4; 2.1-4

or Isa 1.10-18

Proper 27 [32]

Job 19:23-27a

2 Macc 7:1-2, 9-14

Hag 1.15b-2.9

or Job 19.23-27a

Proper 28 [33]

Mal 3:13--4:2a,5-6

Mal 3:19-20a

Isa 65.17-25

or Mal 4.1-2a

Proper 29 [34] (Reign of Christ or Christ the King)

Jer 23:1-6

2Sm 5:1-3

Jer 23.1-6

or Jer 23.1-6