SUNDAY READINGS APRIL 2021

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 4TH APRIL EASTER DAY

First reading                            Acts 10 : 34 - 43

Psalm                                      118 : 14 - 24

New Testament                       1 Corinthians 15 : 1 - 11

Gospel                                     John 20 : 1 – 18

SUNDAY 11TH APRIL SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER

First reading                            Acts 4 : 32 - 35

Psalm                                      133

New Testament                       1 John 1 : 1 – 2 : 2

Gospel                                     John 20 : 19 - 31

SUNDAY 18TH APRIL THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER

First reading                            Acts 3 : 12 - 19

Psalm                                      4

New Testament                       1 John 3 : 1 - 7

Gospel                                     Luke 24 : 36b - 48

SUNDAY 25TH APRIL FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER

First reading                            Acts 4 : 5- 12

Psalm                                      23

New Testament                       1 John 3 : 16 - 24

Gospel                                     John 10 : 11 - 18

SUNDAY 2ND MAY ST PHILIP & ST JAMES

Old Testament                         Isaiah 30 : 15 - 21

Psalm                                      119 : 1 - 8

New Testament                       Ephesians 1 : 3 - 10

Gospel                                     John 14 : 1 - 14

SUNDAY READINGS MARCH 2021

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 7TH MARCH THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT

Old Testament                         Exodus 20 : 1 - 17

Psalm                                      19

New Testament                       1 Corinthians 1 : 18 - 25

Gospel                                     John 2 : 13 - 22

SUNDAY 14TH MARCH MOTHERING SUNDAY

Old Testament                         Exodus 2 : 1 - 10

Psalm                                      34 ; 11 - 20

New Testament                       2 Corinthians 1 : 3 - 7

Gospel                                     Luke 2 : 33 - 35

SUNDAY 21ST MARCH FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT, PASSION SUNDAY

Old Testament                         Jeremiah 31 : 31 - 34

Psalm                                      51 : 1 - 13

New Testament                       Hebrews 5 : 5 - 10

Gospel                                     John 12 : 20 - 33

SUNDAY 28TH MARCH PALM SUNDAY

Psalm                                      118 : 1 – 2, 19 - 24

Gospel                                     Mark 11 : 1 - 11

SUNDAY 7TH APRIL EASTER DAY

First reading                            Acts 10 : 34 - 43

Psalm                                      118 : 14 - 24

New Testament                       1 Corinthians 15 : 1 - 11

Gospel                                     John 20 : 1 – 18

SUNDAY READINGS FEBRUARY 2021

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 7TH FEBRUARY SECOND SUNDAY BEFORE LENT

Old Testament                         Proverbs 8 : 1, 22 - 31

Psalm                                      104 : 26 - 37

New Testament                       Colossians 1 : 15 - 20

Gospel                                     John 1 : 1 - 14

SUNDAY 14TH FEBRUARY SUNDAY NEXT BEFORE LENT

Old Testament                         2 Kings 2 : 1- 12

Psalm                                      50 ; 1 - 6

New Testament                       2 Corinthians 4 : 3 - 6

Gospel                                     Mark 9 : 2- 9

SUNDAY 21ST FEBRUARY FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT

Old Testament                         Genesis 9 : 8 - 17

Psalm                                      25 : 1 - 9

New Testament                       1 Peter 3 : 18 - 22

Gospel                                     Mark 1 : 9 - 15

SUNDAY 28TH FEBRUARY SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT

Old Testament                         Genesis 17 : 1- 7, 15 - 16

Psalm                                      22 : 23 - 31

New Testament                       Romans 4 : 13 - 25

Gospel                                     Mark 8 : 31 - 38

SUNDAY 7TH MARCH THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT

Old Testament                         Exodus 20 : 1 - 17

Psalm                                      19

New Testament                       1 Corinthians 1 : 18 - 25

Gospel                                     John 2 : 13 - 22

SUNDAY READINGS JANUARY 2021

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 3RD JANUARY EPIPHANY

Old Testament                         Isaiah 60 : 1 - 6

Psalm                                      72

New Testament                       Ephesians 3 : 1 - 12

Gospel                                     Matthew 2 : 1 – 12

SUNDAY 10TH JANUARY FIRST SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY

Old Testament                         Genesis 1 : 1- 5

Psalm                                      29

New Testament                       Acts 19 : 1 - 7

Gospel                                     Mark 1 : 4 - 11

SUNDAY 17TH JANUARY SECOND SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY

Old Testament                         1 Samuel 3 : 1- 10

Psalm                                      139 : 1 – 5, 12 - 18

New Testament                       Revelation 5 : 1 - 10

Gospel                                     John 1 : 43 - 51

SUNDAY 24TH JANUARY THIRD SUNDAY OF EPIPHANY

Old Testament                         Genesis 14 : 17 - 20

Psalm                                      128

New Testament                       Revelation 19 : 6 - 10

Gospel                                     John 2 : 1 - 11

SUNDAY 31ST JANUARY CANDLEMAS

Old Testament                         Malachi 3 : 1 - 5

Psalm                                      24

New Testament                       Hebrews 2 : 14 - 18

Gospel                                     Luke 2 : 22 - 40

SUNDAY 7TH FEBRUARY SECOND SUNDAY BEFORE LENT

Old Testament                         Proverbs 8 : 1, 22 - 31

Psalm                                      104 : 26 - 37

New Testament                       Colossians 1 : 15 - 20

Gospel                                     John 1 : 1 - 14

SUNDAY READINGS DECEMBER 2020

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 6TH DECEMBER ST. ANDREW

First reading                            Isaiah 52 : 7 – 10

Psalm                                      19 : 1 - 6

New Testament                       Romans 10 : 12 - 18

Gospel                                     Matthew 4 : 18 – 22

SUNDAY 13TH DECEMBER THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Old Testament                         Isaiah 61 : 1 – 4, 8 - 11

Psalm                                      126

New Testament                       1 Thessalonians 5 : 16 - 24

Gospel                                     John 1 : 6 – 8, 19 - 28

SUNDAY 20TH DECEMBER FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT

Old Testament                         2 Samuel 7 : 1 – 11, 16

Psalm                                      Magnificat

New Testament                       Romans 16 : 25 - 27

Gospel                                     Luke 1 : 26 - 38

SUNDAY 27TH DECEMBER FIRST SUNDAY OF CHRISTMAS

Old Testament                         Isaiah 61 : 10 – 62 : 3

Psalm                                      148

New Testament                       Galatians 4 : 4 - 7

Gospel                                     Luke 2 : 15 - 21

SUNDAY 3RD JANUARY EPIPHANY

Old Testament                         Isaiah 60 : 1 - 6

Psalm                                      72

New Testament                       Ephesians 3 : 1 - 12

Gospel                                     Matthew 2 : 1 - 12