SUNDAY READINGS        FEBRUARY 2017

As each Church usually has only one service on a Sunday these readings are for the principal service. At some services the Psalm is not read or sung.

SUNDAY 5TH FEBRUARY FOURTH SUNDAY BEFORE LENT

Old Testament                         Isaiah 58 : 1 – 9

Psalm                                      112

New Testament                       1 Corinthians 2 : 1 - 12

Gospel                                     Matthew 5 : 13 - 20

SUNDAY 12TH FEBRUARY THIRD SUNDAY BEFORE LENT               

Old Testament                         Deuteronomy 30 : 15 - 20

Psalm                                      119 : 1 - 8

New Testament                       1 Corinthians 3 : 1 - 9

Gospel                                     Matthew 5 : 21 - 37

SUNDAY 19TH FEBRUARY SECOND SUNDAY BEFORE LENT

Old Testament                         Genesis 1 : 1 – 2 : 3

Psalm                                      136 : 1 – 9, 23 - 36

New Testament                       Romans 8 : 18 - 25

Gospel                                     Matthew 6 : 25 - 34

SUNDAY 26TH FEBRUARY SUNDAY NEXT BEFORE LENT

Old Testament                         Exodus 24 : 12 - 18

Psalm                                      2

New Testament                       2 Peter 1 : 16 - 21

Gospel                                     Matthew 17 : 1 - 9

SUNDAY 5TH MARCH FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT

Old Testament                         Genesis 2 : 15 – 17, 3 : 1 - 7

Psalm                                      32

New Testament                       Romans 5 : 12 - 19

Gospel                                     Matthew 4 : 1 - 11