Church Life — Fifth Week of April 2020

Sunday, April 26
Readings: Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19; Luke 24:13-35

Monday, April 27
Readings: Psalm 134; Genesis 18:1-14; 1 Peter 1:23-25

Tuesday, April 28
Readings: Psalm 134; Proverbs 8:32-9:6; 1 Peter 2:1-3

Wednesday, April 29
Readings: Psalm 134; Exodus 24:1-11; John 21:1-14; Didache 5
Fasting: Dairy

Thursday, April 30
Readings: Psalm 23; Exodus 2:15-25; 1 Peter 2:9-12

Friday, May 1
Readings: Numbers 8; Psalm 44; Song of Solomon 6; Hebrews 6
Fasting: Meat
Commemorations: Sts Philip & James, Apostles (West) James 1:1; John 14:1

Saturday, May 2
Readings: Numbers 9; Psalm 45; Song of Solomon 7; Hebrews 7


Notes
Sabbath = Sabbath in the Church of Jerusalem begins at sundown on Friday and concludes after sundown on Saturday.
Dairy Fast = No dairy (milk, creams, cheese, dairy based sauces) on Wednesdays; meat is allowed
Meat Fast = No meat on Fridays; fish is permitted

(The readings for April are based in part on the Revised Common Lectionary; the base of the daily readings change in May)