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Posts from January 2015 (Page 3)

1/19/15 Lectionary Reading

Daily Readings for Monday, January 19, 2015 Morning Psalms 135; 145 First Reading Isaiah 44:6-8, 21-23 Second Reading Ephesians 4:1-16 Gospel Reading Mark 3:7-19 Evening Psalms 97; 112 MORNING PSALM 135 1   Praise the LORD! Praise the name of the LORD; give praise, O servants of the LORD, 2   you that stand in the house of the…

1/18/15 Lectionary Reading

Daily Readings for Sunday, January 18, 2015 Morning Psalms 19; 150 First Reading Isaiah 43:14-44:5 Second Reading Hebrews 6:17-7:10 Gospel Reading John 4:27-42 Evening Psalms 81; 113 MORNING PSALM 19 1   The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork. 2   Day to day pours forth speech, and night to night declares…

1/17/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Saturday, January 17, 2015 Morning Psalms 104; 149 First Reading Isaiah (42:18-25) 43:1-13 Second Reading Ephesians 3:14-21 Gospel Reading Mark 2:23-3:6 Evening Psalms 138; 98 MORNING PSALM 149 1   Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song, his praise in the assembly of the faithful. 2   Let Israel be glad in its…

1/16/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Friday, January 16, 2015 Morning Psalms 51; 148 First Reading Isaiah 42:(1-9) 10-17 Second Reading Ephesians 3:1-13 Gospel Reading Mark 2:13-22 Evening Psalms 142; 65 MORNING PSALM 51 1   Have mercy on me, O God, according to your steadfast love; according to your abundant mercy blot out my transgressions. 2   Wash me thoroughly from…

1/15/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Thursday, January 15, 2015 Morning Psalms 97; 147:12-20 First Reading Isaiah 41:17-29 Second Reading Ephesians 2:11-22 Gospel Reading Mark 2:1-12 Evening Psalms 16; 62 MORNING PSALM 97 1   The LORD is king! Let the earth rejoice; let the many coastlands be glad! 2   Clouds and thick darkness are all around him; righteousness and justice…

1/14/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Morning Psalms 89:1-18; 147:1-11 First Reading Isaiah 41:1-16 Second Reading Ephesians 2:1-10 Gospel Reading Mark 1:29-45 Evening Psalms 1; 33 MORNING PSALM 89:1-18 1   I will sing of your steadfast love, O LORD, forever; with my mouth I will proclaim your faithfulness to all generations. 2   I declare that your…

1/13/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Tuesday, January 13, 2015 Morning Psalms 42; 146 First Reading Isaiah 40:25-31 Second Reading Ephesians 1:15-23 Gospel Reading Mark 1:14-28 Evening Psalms 102; 133 MORNING PSALM 42 1   As a deer longs for flowing streams, so my soul longs for you, O God. 2   My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When…

1/12/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Monday, January 12, 2015 Morning Psalms 5; 145 First Reading Isaiah 40:12-24 Second Reading Ephesians 1:1-14 Gospel Reading Mark 1:1-13 Evening Psalms 82; 29 MORNING PSALM 5 1   Give ear to my words, O LORD; give heed to my sighing. 2   Listen to the sound of my cry, my King and my God, for…

1/11/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Sunday, January 11, 2015 Morning Psalms 104; 150 First Reading Isaiah 40:1-11 Second Reading Hebrews 1:1-12 Gospel Reading John 1:1-7, 19-20, 29-34 Evening Psalm 29 MORNING PSALM 104 1   Bless the LORD, O my soul. O LORD my God, you are very great. You are clothed with honor and majesty, 2        wrapped in light…

1/10/15 Lectionary Readings

Daily Readings for Saturday, January 10, 2015 First Reading Isaiah 65:1–9 Second Reading Revelation 3:1–6 Gospel Reading John 6:1–14 Evening Psalms 27; 93 or 114 MORNING PSALM 149 1   Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song, his praise in the assembly of the faithful. 2   Let Israel be glad in its Maker; let the children of Zion rejoice in…