Today's Readings

The Presentation of Jesus in the Temple

Year A RCL 2/2/2020 A.D.

The Collect


Almighty and everliving God, we humbly pray that, as your only-begotten Son was this day presented in the temple, so we may be presented to you with pure and clean hearts by Jesus Christ our Lord; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever.  Amen.

Malachi 3:1-4
First Lesson

Psalm 84 Page 707, BCP
The Psalm

Hebrews 2:14-18
The Epistle

Luke 2:22-40

The Sunday Lectionary is a three year cyclical lectionary. The year which will begin with Advent in 2019 will be Year A. The year which ended November 30, 2019 was Year C.

The collects and the Psalms are from the Book of Common Prayer. The collects use the contemporary wording.

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