Today's Readings

First Sunday after Christmas

All Years

The Collect

Contemporary

Almighty God, you have poured upon us the new light of your incarnate Word: Grant that this light, enkindled in our hearts, may shine forth in our lives; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.


Isaiah 61:10-62:3
First Lesson

Psalm 147 or 147:13-21 Page 804 or 805, BCP
The Response

Galatians 3:23-25; 4:4-7
The Epistle

John 1:1-18
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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