Lectionary Bible Study

Lectionary Bible Study

We never outgrow the need for Christian fellowship and discipleship.  At Westminster, we offer our Lectionary Bible Study program (September – May) for everyone on the second and fourth Thursday, monthly at 1:30 p.m. in the church Parlor.

 

September 2018 Revised Common Lectionary for Sundays and Festivals [Year B]

Please note: This list of readings includes both tracks of the Revised Common Lectionary for the time after Pentecost. The semicontinuous track moves sequentially through major stories
and themes from the Old Testament. The complementary track provides Old Testament readings related to the Gospel selection for the day.

 

15th Sunday after Pentecost—September 2, 2018
22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time / Proper 17

Semicontinuous
Song of Solomon 2:8-13  Psalm 45:1–2, 6–9   James 1:17–27 Mark 7:1–8, 14–15, 21–23
Complementary
Deuteronomy 4:1–2, 6–9 Psalm 15 James 1:17–27 Mark 7:1–8, 14–15, 21–23

 

16th Sunday after Pentecost—September 9
23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time / Proper 18

Semicontinuous
Proverbs 22:1–2, 8–9, 22–23 Psalm 125 James 2:1–10 (11–13) 14–17 Mark 7:24–37
Complementary
Isaiah 35:4–7a Psalm 146 James 2:1–10 (11–13) 14–17 Mark 7:24–37

 

17th Sunday after Pentecost—September 16
24th Sunday in Ordinary Time / Proper 19

Semicontinuous
Proverbs 1:20–33 Psalm 19 James 3:1–12 Mark 8:27–38
Complementary
Isaiah 50:4–9a Psalm 116:1–9 James 3:1–12 Mark 8:27–38

 

18th Sunday after Pentecost—September 23
25th Sunday in Ordinary Time / Proper 20

Semicontinuous
Proverbs 31:10–31 Psalm 1 James 3:13–4:3, 7–8a Mark 9:30–37
Complementary
Jeremiah 11:18–20 Psalm 54 James 3:13–4:3, 7–8a Mark 9:30–37

 

19th Sunday after Pentecost—September 30
26th Sunday in Ordinary Time / Proper 21

Semicontinuous
Esther 7:1–6, 9–10; 9:20–22 Psalm 124 James 5:13–20 Mark 9:38–50
Complementary
Numbers 11:4–6, 10–16, 24–29 Psalm 19:7–14 Psalm 19:7–14 Mark 9:38–50

 

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Readings are taken from the Office of Theology and Worship, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) 2

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