Church Life — Fourth Week of April 2020

Sunday, April 19
Readings: Psalm 16; John 20:19-31

Monday, April 20
Readings: Psalm 114; Judges 6:36-40; 1 Corinthians 15:12-20

Tuesday, April 21
Readings: Psalm 114; Jonah 1:1-17; 1 Corinthians 15:19-28

Wednesday, April 22
Readings: Psalm 114; Jonah 2:1-10; Matthew 12:38-42; Didache 4
Fast: Dairy

Thursday, April 23
Readings: Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19; Isaiah 25:1-5; 1 Peter 1:8-12

Friday, April 24
Readings: Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19; Isaiah 26:1-4; 1 Peter 1:13-16
Fast: Meat

Saturday, April 25
Readings: Leviticus 12:1-15:33; 2 Kings 7:3-7:20; Luke 14:12-14
Observance: St. Mark the Evangelist (West) Eph. 4:7; John 15:1


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)