December Readings

READINGS FOR DECEMBER 2019

From the Common Worship Lectionary Year A


At Holy Communion: Epistle and Gospel At Matins and Evensong: Old Testament and Gospel

Sunday 1st December – Advent Sunday PURPLE

Old Testament Isaiah 2.1-5

Epistle Romans 13.11-end

Gospel Matthew 24.36-44

Sunday 8th December – 2nd Sunday of Advent PURPLE

Old Testament Isaiah 11.1-10

Epistle Romans 15.4-13

Gospel Matthew 3.1-12

Sunday 15th December – 3rd Sunday of Advent PURPLE

Old Testament Isaiah 35.1-10

Epistle James 5.7-10

Gospel Matthew 11.2-11

Sunday 22nd December – 4th Sunday of Advent PURPLE

Old Testament Isaiah 7.10-16

Epistle Romans 1.1-7

Gospel Matthew 1.18-end

Christmas Day - including Midnight Communion GOLD/WHITE

President to confirm

Sunday 29th December - 1st Sunday of Christmas WHITE

Epistle Hebrews 2.10-18

Gospel Matthew 2.13-end