Today's Readings

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Year C RCL 8/28/2016 A.D. (Proper 17)

The Collect

Contemporary

Lord of all power and might, the author and giver of all good things: Graft in our hearts the love of your Name; increase in us true religion; nourish us with all goodness; and bring forth in us the fruit of good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God for ever and ever.  Amen.


Jeremiah 2:4-13
First Lesson

Psalm 81:1, 10-16 Page 704, BCP
The Psalm

Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16
The Epistle

Luke 14:1, 7-14
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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