Lectionary for December 2021

The Lectionary for the month of December is available for download as a PDF from the Lectionary page. Rev. Fr. Shamon has also made the Lectionary available on the Church’s Spanish site. The theme for December is Psalm 37:31. “The Law of his God is in his heart. None of his steps shall slide.”

Readings for 24 November 2021

Readings: 1 Chronicles 19-20; 1 Peter 1; Jonah 3; Luke 8 Commemoration: Holy Memorial Day. On this evening we light a single candle for the departed and recite the following prayer: O loving Creator, we ask that Thou keepest our dearly departed in the shelter of Thy hands. Please bring them closer to Thy Light … [Read more…]

Readings for 23 November 2021

Readings: 1 Chronicles 18; James 5; Jonah 2; Luke 7 Psalter: Psalms 110-113 (Morning); Psalms 114-115 (Evening) Commemoration: Martyr Sisinias About Martyr Sisinias St. Sisinias lived under the terrible reign of Diocletian (284-305). After he refused to renounce Christ, he was tortured and eventually beheaded.

Readings for 22 November 2021

Readings: 1 Chronicles 17; James 4; Jonah 1; Luke 6 Psalter: Psalm 107 (Morning); Psalms 108-109 (Evening) Commemorations: Martyrs Cecilia, Valerian, Tiburtius, and Maximus at Rome [For more information click here – external site]