Today's Readings

Holy Saturday

All Years RCL 3/26/2016 A.D.

The Collect

Contemporary

O God, Creator of heaven and earth: Grant that, as the crucified body of your dear Son was laid in the tomb and rested on this holy Sabbath, so we may await with him the coming of the third day, and rise with him to newness of life; who now lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.


Job 14:1-14
First Lesson

Psalm 31:1-4, 15-16
The Psalm

1 Peter 4:1-8
The Epistle

Matthew 27:57-66
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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