Tag Archives: Revised Common Lectionary

1 Corinthians 12:1-11 – Gifts for the Common Good

1 Corinthians 12:1-11 1Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. 2You know that when you were pagans, you were enticed and led astray to idols that could not speak. 3Therefore I want you to … Continue reading

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Baptism of the Lord – Psalm 29:1-11 – The Lord Shakes the Wilderness

PSALM 29:1-11 1   Ascribe to the LORD, O heavenly beings,ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.2   Ascribe to the LORD the glory of his name;worship the LORD in holy splendor. 3   The voice of the LORD is over the waters;the God of glory … Continue reading

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Epiphany – Isaiah 60:1-6 – The Magi Matter

Isaiah 60:1-6 1   Arise, shine; for your light has come,and the glory of the LORD has risen upon you.2   For darkness shall cover the earth,and thick darkness the peoples;but the LORD will arise upon you,and his glory will appear over you.3   Nations shall … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: See, I Am Making All Things New

Ecclesiastes 3:1-13 1   For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:2   a time to be born, and a time to die;a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted;3   a time to kill, … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve

Gospel Luke 2:1-14 (15-20) 1In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3All went to their own towns to … Continue reading

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Advent – Luke 1: 39-55 – Blessed Is She Who Believed

Luke 1:39-45 (46-55) 39In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, 40where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. 41When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb. … Continue reading

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Advent – Hebrews 10:5-10 – A Body You Have Prepared for Me

Hebrews 10:5-10 5Consequently, when Christ came into the world, he said, “Sacrifices and offerings you have not desired, but a body you have prepared for me; 6in burnt offerings and sin offerings you have taken no pleasure.” 7Then I said, … Continue reading

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Advent – Canticle Luke 1:46b-55 – He Lifted Up the Lowly

Canticle Luke 1:46b-55 46bMy soul magnifies the LORD, 47and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, 48for he has looked with favor on the lowliness of his servant. Surely, from now on all generations will call me blessed; 49for the … Continue reading

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Advent – Micah 5: 2-5a – He Shall Stand and Feed His Flock

Micah 5:2-5a 2But you, O Bethlehem of Ephrathah, who are one of the little clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to rule in Israel, whose origin is from of old, from ancient days.. … Continue reading

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Advent – Luke 3: 7-18 – Bear Fruits Worthy of Repentance

Luke 3: 7-18 7John said to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? 8Bear fruits worthy of repentance. Do not begin to say to … Continue reading

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