Church Life — Third Week of April 2020

Sunday, April 12
Readings: Genesis 1:1-2:4; Psalm 46; Baruch 3:9-15, 3:32-4:4; Matthew 28:1-10
Observance: Resurrection Day

Monday, April 13
Readings: Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Exodus 14:10-31; 15:20-21; Colossians 3:5-11

Tuesday, April 14
Readings: Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Exodus 15:1-18; Colossians 3:12-17

Wednesday, April 15
Readings: Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Joshua 3:1-17; Matthew 28:1-10; Didache 3
Fast: Dairy

Thursday, April 16
Readings: Psalm 16; Song of Solomon 2:8-15; Colossians 4:2-5

Friday, April 17
Readings: Psalm 16; Song of Solomon 5:9-6:3; 1 Corinthians 15:1-11
Fast: Meat

Saturday, April 18
Readings: Leviticus 9:1-11:47; 2 Samuel 6:1-6:19; John 20:11-20
Observances: Sabbath


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)