Lectionary for October 2020

(with weekly Torah, Haftarah and yom tovim readings; Haftarah readings follow that of the Sephardic tradition; commemoration of Apostles included)

Theme for October: “How I love your Torah! It is my meditation all day.” (Psalm 119:97)

October 1: 1 Kings 3; Ephesians 1; Ezekiel 34; Psalm 83-84

October 2 (Erev Sukkot) : 1 Kings 4-5; Ephesians 2; Ezekiel 35; Psalm 85

October 3 (Sukkot 1; Shabbat) : 1 Kings 6; Ephesians 3; Ezekiel 36; Psalm 86; Leviticus 22:26-23:44; Zechariah 14:1-21

October 4 (Sukkot 2) : 1 Kings 7; Ephesians 4; Ezekiel 37; Psalm 87-88; Leviticus 22:26-23:44; I Kings 8:2-8:21

October 5 (Sukkot 3) : 1 Kings 8; Ephesians 5; Ezekiel 38; Psalm 89; Numbers 29:17-29:22

October 6 (Sukkot 4; Ss. James the Righteous and Thomas) : 1 Kings 9; Ephesians 6; Ezekiel 39; Psalm 90; Numbers 29:20-29:25

October 7 (Sukkot 5) : 1 Kings 10; Philippians 1; Ezekiel 40; Psalm 91; Numbers 29:23-29:28

October 8 (Sukkot 6; St. James the Righteous) : 1 Kings 11; Philippians 2; Ezekiel 41; Psalm 92-93; Numbers 29:26-29:31

October 9 (Sukkot 7) : 1 Kings 12; Philippians 3; Ezekiel 42; Psalm 94; Numbers 29:26-29:34

October 10 (Shmini Atzeret; Shabbat) : 1 Kings 13; Philippians 4; Ezekiel 43; Psalm 95-96; Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17; 1 Kings 8:54-8:66

October 11 (Simchat Torah) : 1 Kings 14; Colossians 1; Ezekiel 44; Psalm 97-98; Deuteronomy 33:1-2:3; Joshua 1:1-1:18

October 12: 1 Kings 15; Colossians 2; Ezekiel 45; Psalm 99-101

October 13: 1 Kings 16; Colossians 3; Ezekiel 46; Psalm 102

October 14: 1 Kings 17; Colossians 4; Ezekiel 47; Psalm 103

October 15: 1 Kings 18; 1 Thessalonians 1; Ezekiel 48; Psalm 104

October 16: 1 Kings 19; 1 Thessalonians 2; Daniel 1; Psalm 105

October 17 (Shabbat) : 1 Kings 20; 1 Thessalonians 3; Daniel 2; Psalm 106; Genesis 1:1-6:8; Isaiah 42:5-42:21

October 18 (Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan) : 1 Kings 21; 1 Thessalonians 4; Daniel 3; Psalm 107

October 19: 1 Kings 22; 1 Thessalonians 5; Daniel 4; Psalm 108-109

October 20: 2 Kings 1; 2 Thessalonians 1; Daniel 5; Psalm 110-111

October 21: 2 Kings 2; 2 Thessalonians 2; Daniel 6; Psalm 112-113

October 22: 2 Kings 3; 2 Thessalonians 3; Daniel 7; Psalm 114-115

October 23: 2 Kings 4; 1 Timothy 1; Daniel 8; Psalm 116

October 24 (Shabbat) : 2 Kings 5; 1 Timothy 2; Daniel 9; Psalm 117-118; Genesis 6:9-11:32; Isaiah 54:1-54:10

October 25: 2 Kings 6; 1 Timothy 3; Daniel 10; Psalm 119:1-24

October 26: 2 Kings 7; 1 Timothy 4; Daniel 11; Psalm 119:25-48

October 27: 2 Kings 8; 1 Timothy 5; Daniel 12; Psalm 119:49-72

October 28: 2 Kings 9; 1 Timothy 6; Hosea 1; Psalm 119:73-96

October 29: 2 Kings 10-11; 2 Timothy 1; Hosea 2; Psalm 119:97-120

October 30: 2 Kings 12; 2 Timothy 2; Hosea 3-4; Psalm 119:121-144

October 31 (Shabbat): 2 Kings 13; 2 Timothy 3; Hosea 5-6; Psalm 119:145-176; Genesis 12:1-17:27; Isaiah 40:27-41:16