Today's Readings

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Year C RCL 8/14/2016 A.D. (Proper 15)

The Collect

Contemporary

Almighty God, you have given your only Son to be for us a sacrifice for sin, and also an example of godly life: Give us grace to receive thankfully the fruits of his redeeming work, and to follow daily in the blessed steps of his most holy life; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.


Isaiah 5:1-7
First Lesson

Psalm 80:1-2, 8-18 Page 702, 703, BCP
The Psalm

Hebrews 11:29-12:2
The Epistle

Luke 12:49-56
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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