Today's Readings

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Year C RCL 4/24/2016 A.D.

The Collect

Contemporary

Almighty God, whom truly to know is everlasting life: Grant us so perfectly to know your Son Jesus Christ to be the way, the truth, and the life, that we may steadfastly follow his steps in the way that leads to eternal life; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.


Acts 11:1-18
First Lesson

Psalm 148 Page 805, BCP
The Psalm

Revelation 21:1-6
The Epistle

John 13:31-35
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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