Today's Readings

Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Year C RCL 9/4/2016 A.D. (Proper 18)

The Collect

Contemporary

Grant us, O Lord, to trust in you with all our hearts; for, as you always resist the proud who confide in their own strength, so you never forsake those who make their boast of your mercy; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.


Jeremiah 18:1-11
First Lesson

Psalm 139:1-5, 13-17 Page 794, BCP
The Psalm

Philemon 1-21
The Epistle

Luke 14:25-33
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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