Readings for Sunday May 20, 2018

Readings for this Sunday First Reading: Acts 2:1-21 Second Reading: Romans 8:22-27  Gospel: John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15 (New feature: Click the verse to read it now.) On the fiftieth day of Easter we celebrate the Spirit, through whom and in whom the people of God are created and re-created. Pentecost is sometimes called the church’s birthday,...

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Readings for Sunday May 6, 2018

Readings for this Sunday First Reading: Acts 10:44-48 Second Reading: 1 John 5:1-6 Gospel: John 15:9-17 (New feature: Click the verse to read it now.) This Sunday’s image of the life the risen Christ shares with us is the image of friendship. We are called to serve others as Jesus came to serve; but for...

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Readings for Sunday April 29, 2018

Sunday April 29, 2018          Readings for this Sunday First Reading: Acts 8:26-40 Second Reading: 1 John 4:7-21 Gospel: John 15:1-8 (New feature: Click the verse to read it now.) This Sunday’s image of how the risen Christ shares his life with us is the image of the vine. Christ the vine...

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Readings for Sunday April 22, 2018

Sunday April 22, 2018          Readings for this Sunday First Reading: Acts 4:5-12 Second Reading: 1 John 3:16-24 Gospel: John 10:11-18 (New feature: Click the verse to read it now.) The image of the Good Shepherd shows us how the risen Christ brings us to life. It is the relationship between...

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Readings for Sunday April 15, 2018 

Readings for this Sunday First Reading: Acts 3:12-19 Second Reading: 1 John 3:1-7 Gospel: Luke 24:36b-48 (New feature: Click the verse to read it now.) The gospel for the thirdSunday of Easter is always one in which the risen Christ shares food with the disciples, meals that are the Easter template for the meal we...

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