2016-2017 CHURCH YEAR CALENDAR -- SERIES A
ADVENT Nov. 27 First S. in Advent Ps. 122 Is. 2:1-5 Rom. 13:(8-10) 11-14 Matt. 24:36-44 or Matt. 21:1-11
Dec. 4 Second S. in Advent Ps. 72:1-7 Is. 11:1-10 Rom. 15:4-13 Matt. 3:1-12
Dec. 11 Third S. in Advent Ps. 146 Is. 35:1-10 James 5:7-11 Matt. 11:2-15
Dec. 28 Fourth S. in Advent Ps. 24 Is. 7:10-17 Rom. 1:1-7 Matt. 1:18-25
CHRISTMAS Dec. 24 The Nativity of Our Lord
Christmas Eve
Ps. 110:1-4 Is. 7:10-14 1 John 4:7-16 Matt. 1:18-25
Dec. 24 The Nativity of Our Lord
Christmas Midnight
Ps. 96 Is. 9:2-7 Titus 2:11-14 Luke 2:1-14 (15-20)
Dec. 25 The Nativity of Our Lord
Christmas Day
Ps. 2 Is. 52:7-10 Heb. 1:1-6 (7-12) John 1:1-14 (15-18)
Dec. 31 Eve of the Circumcision and Name of Jesus Ps. 90:1-12 Is. 30:(8-14) 15-17 Rom. 8:31b-39 Luke 12:35-40
Jan. 1 Circumcision and Name of Jesus Ps. 8 Num. 6:22-27 Gal. 3:23-29 Luke 2:21
EPIPHANY Jan. 6 Epiphany Ps. 72:1-11 (12-15) Is. 60:1-6 Eph. 3:1-12 Matt. 2:1-12
Jan. 8 The Baptism of Our Lord Ps. 29 Is. 42:1-9 Rom. 6:1-11 Matt. 3:13-17
EPIPHANY Jan. 15 Second S. after the Epiphany Ps. 40:1-11 Is. 49:1-7 1 Cor. 1:1-9 John 1:29-42a
Jan. 22 Third S. after the Epiphany Ps. 27:1-9 (10-14) Is. 9:1-4 1 Cor. 1:10-18 Matt. 4:12-25
Jan. 29 Fourth S. after the Epiphany Ps. 15 Micah 6:1-8 1 Cor. 1:18-31 Matt. 5:1-12
Feb. 5 Fifth S. after the Epiphany Ps. 112:1-9 Is. 58:3-9a 1 Cor. 2:1-12 (13-16) Matt. 5:13-20
Feb. 12 Sixth S. after the Epiphany Ps. 119:1-8 Deut. 30:15-20 1 Cor. 3:1-9 Matt. 5:21-37
Feb. 19 Seventh S. after the Epiphany Ps. 119:33-40 Lev. 19:1-2, 9-18 1 Cor. 3:10-23 Matt. 5:38-48
EPIPHANY Feb. 26 The Transfiguration of Our Lord Ps. 2:6-12 Ex. 24:8-18 2 Peter 1:16-21 Matt. 17:1-9
ASH WEDNESDAY Mar. 1 Ash Wednesday Ps. 51:1-13 (14-19) Joel 2:12-19 2 Cor. 5:20b-6:10 Matt. 6:1-6, 16-21
LENT Mar. 5 First S. in Lent Ps. 32:1-7 Gen. 3:1-21 Rom. 5:12-19 Matt. 4:1-11
Mar. 12 Second S. in Lent Ps. 121 Gen. 12:1-9 Rom. 4:1-8, 13-17 John 3:1-17
Mar. 19 Third S. in Lent Ps. 95:1-9 Ex. 17:1-7 Rom. 5:1-8 John 4:5-26 (27-30, 39-42)
Mar. 26 Fourth S. in Lent Ps. 142 Is. 42:14-21 Eph. 5:8-14 John 9:1-41 or John 9:1-7, 13-17, 34-39
Apr. 2 Fifth S. in Lent Ps. 130 Ezek. 37:1-14 Rom 8:1-11 John 11:1-45 (46-53) or John 11:17-27, 38-53
HOLY WEEK Apr. 9 Palm Sunday
Sunday of the Passion
Ps. 118:19-29 or Ps. 31:9-16 Is. 50:4-9a Phil. 2:5-11 Matt. 26:1-27:66 or Matt. 27:11-66 or John 12:20-43
Apr. 13 Maundy Thursday Ps. 116:12-19 Ex. 24:3-11 Heb. 9:11-22 Matt. 26:17-30
GOOD FRIDAY Apr. 14 Good Friday Ps. 22 or Ps. 31 Is. 52:13-53:12 Heb. 4:14-16; 5:7-9 John 18:1-19:42 or John 19:17-30
EASTER Apr. 16 The Resurrection of Our Lord
Easter Day
Ps. 16 Acts 10:34-43 or Jer. 31:1-6 Col. 3:1-4 Matt. 28:1-10
Apr. 23 Second S. of Easter Ps. 148 Acts 5:29-42 1 Peter 1:3-9 John 20:19-31
Apr. 30 Third S. of Easter Ps. 116:1-14 Acts 2:14a, 36-41 1 Peter 1:17-25 Luke 24:13-35
May 7 Fourth S. of Easter Ps. 23 Acts 2:42-47 1 Peter 2:19-25 John 10:1-10
May 14 Fifth S. of Easter Ps. 146 Acts 6:1-9; 7:2a, 51-60 1 Peter 2:2-10 John 14:1-14
May 21 Sixth S. of Easter Ps. 66:8-20 Acts 17:16-31 1 Peter 3:13-22 John 14:15-21
May 25 The Ascension of Our Lord Ps. 47 Acts 1:1-11 Eph. 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
May 28 Seventh S. of Easter Ps. 68:1-10 Acts 1:12-26 1 Peter 4:12-19; 5:6-11 John 17:1-11
PENTECOST June 4 The Day of Pentecost Ps. 25:1-15 Num. 11:24-30 Acts 2:1-21 John 7:37-39
TRINITY June 11 The Holy Trinity
First S. after Pentecost
Ps. 8 Gen. 1:1-2:4a Acts 2:14a, 22-36 Matt. 28:16-20
PENTECOST June 18 (Prop. 6) Second S. after Pentecost Ps. 100 Ex. 19:2-8 Rom. 5:6-15 Matt. 9:35-10:8 (9-20)
June 25 (Prop. 7) Third S. after Pentecost Ps. 91:1-10 (11-16) Jer. 20:7-13 Rom. 6:12-23 Matt. 10:5a, 21-33
July 2(Prop. 8) Fourth S. after Pentecost Ps. 119:153-160 Jer. 28:5-9 Rom. 7:1-13 Matt. 10:34-42
July 9 (Prop. 9) Fifth S. after Pentecost Ps. 145:1-14 Zech. 9:9-12 Rom. 7:14-25a Matt. 11:25-30
July 16 (Prop. 10) Sixth S. after Pentecost Ps. 65:(1-8) 9-13 Is. 55:10-13 Rom. 8:12-17 Matt. 13:1-9, 18-23
July 23 (Prop. 11) Seventh S. after Pentecost Ps. 119:57-64 Is. 44:6-8 Rom. 8:18-27 Matt. 13:24-30, 36-43
July 30 (Prop. 12) Eighth S. after Pentecost Ps. 125 Deut. 7:6-9 Rom. 8:28-39 Matt. 13:44-52
Aug. 6 (Prop. 13) Ninth S. after Pentecost Ps. 136:1-9 (23-26) Is. 55:1-5 Rom. 9:1-5 (6-13) Matt. 14:13-21
Aug. 13 (Prop. 14) Tenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 18:1-6 (7-16) Job 38:4-18 Rom. 10:5-17 Matt. 14:22-33
Aug. 20 (Prop. 15) Eleventh S. after Pentecost Ps. 67 Is. 56:1, 6-8 Rom. 11:1-2a, 13-15, 28-32 Matt. 15:21-28
Aug. 27 (Prop. 16) Twelfth S. after Pentecost Ps. 138 Is. 51:1-6 Rom. 11:33-12:8 Matt. 16:13-20
Sep. 3 (Prop. 17) Thirteenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 26 Jer. 15:15-21 Rom. 12:9-21 Matt. 16:21-28
Sep. 10(Prop. 18) Fourteenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 32:1-7 Ezek. 33:7-9 Rom. 13:1-10 Matt. 18:1-20
Sep. 17 (Prop. 19) Fifteenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 103:1-12 Gen. 50:15-21 Rom. 14:1-12 Matt. 18:21-35
Sep. 24 (Prop. 20) Sixteenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 27:1-9 Is. 55:6-9 Phil. 1:12-14, 19-30 Matt. 20:1-16
Oct. 1 (Prop. 21) Seventeenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 25:1-10 Ezek. 18:1-14, 25-32 Phil. 2:1-4 (5-13) 14-18 Matt. 21:23-27 (28-32)
Oct. 8 (Prop. 22) Eighteenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 80:7-19 Is. 5:1-7 Phil. 3:4b-14 Matt. 21:33-46
Oct. 15 (Prop. 23) Nineteenth S. after Pentecost Ps. 23 Is. 25:6-9 Phil. 4:4-13 Matt. 22:1-14
Oct. 22 (Prop. 24) Twentieth S. after Pentecost Ps. 96:1-9 (10-13) Is. 45:1-7 1 Thess. 1:1-10 Matt. 22:15-22
REFORMATION Oct. 29 * Reformation Day (Oct. 31) Ps. 46 Rev. 14:6-7 Rom. 3:19-28 John 8:31-36 or Matt. 11:12-19
ALL SAINTS' DAY Nov. 5 * All Saints' Day (Nov. 1) Ps. 149 Rev. 7:(2-8) 9-17 1 John 3:1-3 Matt. 5:1-12
PENTECOST Nov. 12 (Prop. 27) Twenty-third S. after Pentecost Ps. 70 Amos 5:18-24 1 Thess. 4:13-18 Matt. 25:1-13
Nov. 19 (Prop. 28) Twenty-fourth S. after Pentecost Ps. 90:1-12 Zeph. 1:7-16 1 Thess. 5:1-11 Matt. 25:14-30
THANKSGIVING Nov. 27 Thanksgiving Day Ps. 67 Deut. 8:1-10 Phil. 4:6-20 or 1 Tim. 2:1-4 Luke 17:11-19
PENTECOST Nov. 26 Last S. of the Church Year Ps. 95:1-7a Ezek. 34:11-16, 20-24 1 Cor. 15:20-28 Matt. 25:31-46
2017-2018 CHURCH YEAR CALENDAR -- SERIES B
ADVENT Dec. 3 First S. in Advent Ps. 80:1-7 Is. 64:1-9 1 Cor. 1:3-9 Mark 11:1-10 or Mark 13:24-37