Today's Readings

Day of Pentecost

Year C RCL 5/15/2016 A.D.

The Collect


Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.  Amen.

Acts 2:1-21
First Lesson

Psalm 104:25-35, 37b Page 736, BCP
The Psalm

Romans 8:14-17
The Epistle

John 14:8-17 (25-27)

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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