Today's Readings

Second Sunday after Christmas

All Years

The Collect

Contemporary

O God, who wonderfully created, and yet more wonderfully restored, the dignity of human nature: Grant that we may share the divine life of him who humbled himself to share our humanity, your Son Jesus Christ; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.


Jeremiah 31:7-14
First Lesson

Psalm 84 or 84:1-8
The Response

Ephesians 1:3-6,15-19a
The Epistle

Matthew 2:1-12
Gospel


The Sunday Lectionary is a three year cyclical lectionary. The year which will begin with Advent in 2015 will be Year C. The year which ended November 22, 2015 was Year B.

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