Ste-Geneviève United Church (Ste-Genny's)
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Year C Lectionary Readings

In our worship services, we usually have two scripture readings, one gospel reading and another reading, taken from the lectionary readings. Below is a listing of lectionary readings for the church year. Each reading has a link to the New International Version (NIV), the Bible we have in our pews. Each day has a VDL link to the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, which shows all the readings in the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) on one page. Note that the Bible Gateway website also has the readings in audio and has many different Bible translations, different English versions as well as versions in foreign languages. Detailed scripture study for each Sunday can be found here, at Textweek Sermon and lectionary resources can also be found at The United Church of Canada Worship Resources and Upcoming Liturgical Dates sites.

Year C Lectionary Readings (Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov)

November 28, 2021: Advent 1 VDL
*   Jeremiah 33:14-16 NIV
*   Psalm 25:1-10 NIV
*   1 Thessalonians 3:9-13 NIV
*   Luke 21:25-36 NIV

December 5, 2021: Advent 2 VDL
*   Malachi 3:1-4 NIV
*   Luke 1:68-79 (resp) NIV
*   Philippians 1:3-11 NIV
*   Luke 3:1-6 NIV

December 12: Advent 3 VDL
*   Zephaniah 3:14-20 NIV
*   Isaiah 12:2-6 (resp) NIV
*   Philippians 4:4-7 NIV
*   Luke 3:7-18 NIV

December 19: Advent 4 VDL
*   Micah 5:2-5a NIV
*   Luke 1:47-55 NIV
*   Psalm 80:1-7 (alt resp) NIV
*   Hebrews 10:5-10 NIV
*   Luke 1:39-45,(46-56) NIV

December 24: Christmas Eve VDL
*   Isaiah 9:2-7 NIV
*   Psalm 96 NIV
*   Titus 2:11-14 NIV
*   Luke 2:1-14,(15-20) NIV

December 26: Christmas 1 VDL
*   1 Samuel 2:18-20,26 NIV
*   Psalm 148 NIV
*   Colossians 3:12-17 NIV
*   Luke 2:41-52 NIV

January 2, 2022: Christmas 2 VDL
*   Jeremiah 31:7-14 NIV
*   Psalm 147:12-20 NIV
*   Ephesians 1:3-14 NIV
*   John 1:(1-9),10-18 NIV

January 9: Epiphany 1 - Baptism of Jesus VDL
*   Isaiah 43:1-7 NIV
*   Psalm 29 NIV
*   Acts 8:14-17 NIV
*   Luke 3:15-17,21-22 NIV

January 16: Epiphany 2 VDL
*   Isaiah 62:1-5 NIV
*   Psalm 36:5-10 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 12:1-11 NIV
*   John 2:1-11 NIV

January 23: Epiphany 3 VDL
*   Nehemiah 8:1-3,5-6,8-10 NIV
*   Psalm 19 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 12:12-31a NIV
*   Luke 4:14-21 NIV

January 30: Epiphany 4 VDL
*   Jeremiah 1:4-10 NIV
*   Psalm 71:1-6 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 13:1-13 NIV
*   Luke 4:21-30 NIV

February 6, 2022: Epiphany 5 VDL
*   Isaiah 6:1-8,(9-13) NIV
*   Psalm 138 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 15:1-11 NIV
*   Luke 5:1-11 NIV

February 13: Epiphany 6 VDL
*   Jeremiah 17:5-10 NIV
*   Psalm 1 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 15:12-20 NIV
*   Luke 6:17-26 NIV

February 20: Epiphany 7 VDL
*   Genesis 45:3-11,15 NIV
*   Psalm 37:1-11,39-40 NIV
*   Psalm 37:1-11,39-40 NIV
*   Luke 6:27-38 NIV

February 27: Last after Epiphany - Transfiguration VDL
*   Exodus 34:29-35 NIV
*   Psalm 99 NIV
*   2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2 NIV
*   Luke 9:28-36,(37-43) NIV

March 6, 2022: Lent 1 VDL
*   Deuteronomy 26:1-11 NIV
*   Psalm 91:1-2,9-16 NIV
*   Romans 10:8b-13 NIV
*   Luke 4:1-13 NIV

March 13: Lent 2 VDL
*   Genesis 15:1-12,17-18 NIV
*   Psalm 27 NIV
*   Philippians 3:17-4:1 NIV
*   Luke 13:31-35 NIV
*   Luke 9:28-36 (alt) NIV

March 20: Lent 3 VDL
*   Isaiah 55:1-9 NIV
*   Psalm 63:1-8 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 10:1-13 NIV
*   Luke 13:1-9 NIV

March 27: Lent 4 VDL
*   Joshua 5:9-12 NIV
*   Psalm 32 NIV
*   2 Corinthians 5:16-21 NIV
*   Luke 15:1-3,11b-32 NIV

April 3, 2022: Lent 5 VDL
*   Isaiah 43:16-21 NIV
*   Psalm 126 NIV
*   Philippians 3:4b-14 NIV
*   John 12:1-8 NIV

April 10: Palm/Passion Sunday VDL1 VDL2
*   Luke 19:28-40 NIV
*   Psalm 118:1-2,19-29 NIV
*   Isaiah 50:4-9a NIV
*   Psalm 31:9-16 NIV
*   Philippians 2:5-11 NIV
*   Luke 22:14-23:56 NIV
*   Luke 23:1-49 (alt) NIV

April 15: Good Friday VDL
*   Isaiah 52:13-53:12 NIV
*   Psalm 22 NIV
*   Hebrews 10:16-25 NIV
*   Hebrews 4:14-16,5:7-9 (alt) NIV
*   John 18:1-19:42 NIV

April 17: Easter 1 VDL
*   Acts 10:34-43 NIV
*   Isaiah 65:17-25 (alt) NIV
*   Psalm 118:1-2,14-24 NIV
*   1 Corinthians 15:19-26 NIV
*   Acts 10:34-43 (alt) NIV
*   John 20:1-18 NIV
*   Luke 24:1-12 (alt) NIV

April 24: Easter 2 VDL
*   Acts 5:27-32 NIV
*   Psalm 118:14-29 NIV
*   Psalm 150 (alt) NIV
*   Revelation 1:4-8 NIV
*   John 20:19-31 NIV

May 1, 2022: Easter 3 VDL
*   Acts 9:1-6,(7-20) NIV
*   Psalm 30 NIV
*   Revelation 5:11-14 NIV
*   John 21:1-19 NIV

May 8: Easter 4 VDL
*   Acts 9:36-43 NIV
*   Psalm 23 NIV
*   Revelation 7:9-17 NIV
*   John 10:22-30 NIV

May 15: Easter 5 VDL
*   Acts 11:1-18 NIV
*   Acts 11:1-18 NIV
*   Revelation 21:1-6 NIV
*   John 13:31-35 NIV

May 22: Easter 6 VDL
*   Acts 16:9-15 NIV
*   Psalm 67 NIV
*   Revelation 21:10,22:1-5 NIV
*   John 14: 23-29 NIV
*   John 5:1-9 (alt) NIV

May 29: Easter 7 VDL
*   Acts 16:16-34 NIV
*   Psalm 97 NIV
*   Revelation 22:12-14,16-17,20-21 NIV
*   John 17:20-26 NIV

June 5, 2022: Pentecost VDL
*   Acts 2:1-21 NIV
*   Genesis 11:1-9 (alt) NIV
*   Psalm 104:24-34,35b NIV
*   Romans 8:14-17 NIV
*   Acts 2:1-21 (alt) NIV
*   John 14:8-17,(25-27) NIV

June 12: Pentecost 1 - Trinity Sunday VDL
*   Proverbs 8:1-4,22-31 NIV
*   Psalm 8 NIV
*   Romans 5:1-5 NIV
*   John 16:12-15 NIV

June 19: Pentecost 2 - Proper 7 VDL
*   1 Kings 19:1-4,(5-7),8-15a NIV
*   Psalm 42,43 NIV
*   Galatians 3:23-29 NIV
*   Luke 8:26-39 NIV

June 26: Pentecost 3 - Proper 8 VDL
*   2 Kings 2:1-2,6-14 NIV
*   Psalm 77:1-2,11-20 NIV
*   Galatians 5:1,13-15 NIV
*   Luke 9:51-62 NIV

July 3, 2022: Pentecost 4 - Proper 9 VDL
*   2 Kings 5:1-14 NIV
*   Psalm 30 NIV
*   Galatians 6:(1-6),7-16 NIV
*   Luke 10:1-11,16-20 NIV

July 10: Pentecost 5 - Proper 10 VDL
*   Amos 7:7-17 NIV
*   Psalm 82 NIV
*   Colossians 1:1-14 NIV
*   Luke 10:25-37 NIV

July 17 Pentecost 6 - Proper 11 VDL
*   Amos 8:1-12 NIV
*   Psalm 52 NIV
*   Colossians 1:15-28 NIV
*   Luke 10:38-42 NIV

July 24: Pentecost 7 - Proper 12 VDL
*   Hosea 1:2-10 NIV
*   Psalm 85 NIV
*   Colossians 2:6-15,(16-19) NIV
*   Luke 11:1-13 NIV

July 31: Pentecost 8 - Proper 13 VDL
*   Hosea 11:1-11 NIV
*   Psalm 107:1-9,43 NIV
*   Colossians 3:1-11 NIV
*   Luke 12:13-21 NIV

August 7, 2022: Pentecost 9 - Proper 14 VDL
*   Isaiah 1:1,10-20 NIV
*   Psalm 50:1-8,22-23 NIV
*   Hebrews 11:1-3,8-16 NIV
*   Luke 12:32-40 NIV

August 14: Pentecost 10 - Proper 15 VDL
*   Isaiah 5:1-7 NIV
*   Psalm 80:1-2,8-19 NIV
*   Hebrews 11:29-12:2 NIV
*   Luke 12:49-56 NIV

August 21: Pentecost 11 - Proper 16 VDL
*   Jeremiah 1:4-10 NIV
*   Psalm 71:1-6 NIV
*   Hebrews 12:18-29 NIV
*   Luke 13:10-17 NIV

August 28: Pentecost 12 - Proper 17 VDL
*   Jeremiah 2:4-13 NIV
*   Psalm 81:1,10-16 NIV
*   Hebrews 13:1-8,15-16 NIV
*   Luke 14:1,7-14 NIV

September 4, 2022: Pentecost 13 - Proper 18 VDL
*   Jeremiah 18:1-11 NIV
*   Psalm 139:1-6,13-18 NIV
*   Philemon 1-21 NIV
*   Luke 14:25-33 NIV

September 11: Pentecost 14 - Proper 19 VDL
*   Jeremiah 4:11-12,22-28 NIV
*   Psalm 14 NIV
*   1 Timothy 1:12-17 NIV
*   Luke 15:1-10 NIV

September 18: Pentecost 15 - Proper 20 VDL
*   Jeremiah 8:18-9:1 NIV
*   Psalm 79:1-9 NIV
*   1 Timothy 2:1-7 NIV
*   Luke 16:1-13 NIV

September 25: Pentecost 16 - Proper 21 VDL
*   Jeremiah 32:1-3a,6-15 NIV
*   Psalm 91:1-6,14-16 NIV
*   1 Timothy 6:6-19 NIV
*   Luke 16:19-31 NIV

October 2, 2022: Pentecost 17 - Proper 22 VDL
*   Lamentations 1:1-6 NIV
*   Lamentations 3:19-26 (resp) NIV
*   Psalm 137 (resp alt) NIV
*   2 Timothy 1:1-14 NIV
*   Luke 17:5-10 NIV

October 9: Pentecost 18 - Proper 23 VDL
*   Jeremiah 29:1,4-7 NIV
*   Psalm 66:1-12 NIV
*   2 Timothy 2:8-15 NIV
*   Luke 17:11-19 NIV

October 16: Pentecost 19 - Proper 24 VDL
*   Jeremiah 31:27-34 NIV
*   Psalm 119:97-104 NIV
*   2 Timothy 3:14-4:5 NIV
*   Luke 18:1-8 NIV

October 23: Pentecost 20 - Proper 25 VDL
*   Joel 2:23-32 NIV
*   Psalm 65 NIV
*   2 Timothy 4:6-8,16-18 NIV
*   Luke 18:9-14 NIV

October 30: Pentecost 21 - Proper 26 VDL
*   Habakkuk 1:1-4,2:1-4 NIV
*   Psalm 119:137-144 NIV
*   2 Thessalonians 1:1-4,11-12 NIV
*   Luke 19:1-10 NIV

November 6, 2022: Pentecost 22 - Proper 27 VDL
*   Haggai 1:15b-2:9 NIV
*   Psalm 145:1-5,17-21 NIV
*   Psalm 98 (alt) NIV
*   2 Thessalonians 2:1-5,13-17 NIV
*   Luke 20:27-38 NIV

November 13: Pentecost 23 - Proper 28 VDL
*   Isaiah 65:17-25 NIV
*   Isaiah 12 (resp) NIV
*   2 Thessalonians 3:6-13 NIV
*   Luke 21:5-19 NIV

November 20: Reign of Christ - Proper 29 VDL
*   Jeremiah 23:1-6 NIV
*   Luke 1:68-79 NIV
*   Colossians 1:11-20 NIV
*   Luke 23:33-43 NIV

For December 1, 2022 and following dates: see Year A here