Today's Readings

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Year C RCL 5/8/2016 A.D.

The Collect


O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has gone before; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, in glory everlasting.  Amen.

Acts 16:16-34
First Lesson

Psalm 97 Page 726, BCP
The Psalm

Revelation 22:12-14,16-17,20-21
The Epistle

John 17:20-26

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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