Church Life Teaching series

A lectionary for 2022

We are using 'A Women's Lectionary for the Whole Church' Year W, by Wilda C. Gafney for our passages this year. These passages are the starting point for our messages as we keep Jesus front and centre.

Jan 2, 2nd Sunday after Christmas
Micah 4:5-10; Psalm 9:1-2, 7-11, 13-14; Galatians 4:1-7; John 1:1-5

Jan 9, Epiphany
1 Isaiah 52:1-10; Psalm 36:5-10; 1 Cor 1:26-31; Luke 2:41-51

Jan 16, Epiphany
2 Isaiah 62:1-7, 10-12; Psalm 18:2-11, 16-19; 2 Cor 6:2-10; Matt 3:1-6, 11-17

Jan 23, Epiphany 3
Zeph 3:14-20; Psalm 17:6-9, 13, 15; 1 Tim 4:1-6, 9-10; Mark 1:29-31

Jan 30, Epiphany 4
Isaiah 16:1-5; Psalm 33:11-22; Eph 3:1-6; Luke 3:21-23, 31-38

Feb 6, Epiphany 5
Song of Songs 4:9-15; Psalm 45:6-10, 12-15; 1 Cor 9:1-10; John 2:1-12

Feb 13, Epiphany 6
1 Kings 17:8-16; Psalm 146; James 1:22-27; Luke 4:16-27

Feb 20, Epiphany 7
1 Kings 17:17-24; Psalm 116:1-9; Acts 9:36-42; Luke 7:11-17

Feb 27, Last Sunday of Epiphany
Zech 8:1-8; Psalm 95:1-7; 1 Cor 2:1-13; Luke 7:24-35

Mar 6, Lent 1
Genesis 2:7-9, 15-25; Psalm 104:1-4, 10-15, 27-30; Col 3:1-11; Mark 16:9-15

Mar 13, Lent 2
Genesis 3:1-7; Psalm 92:1-5, 12-15; Eph 2:4-10; Matt 7:15-20

Mar 20,  Lent 3
Genesis 3:8-21; Psalm 96; Romans 8:31-39; Mark 13:14-22

Mar 27,  Lent 4
Isaiah 51:1-8; Psalm 148; Romans 11:13-24; Luke 13:18-21

Apr 3,  Lent 5
Isaiah 49:5-16; Psalm 22:1-11; Gal 3:23-4:7; Mark 14:32-52

Apr 10,  Palm Sunday (liturgy of the Word)
Song of Songs 4:7-16; Psalm 136:1-16; 1 John 4:7-12; John 3:11-17

Apr 17,  Easter
Isaiah 49:1-13; Psalm 18:2-11, 16-19; Hebrews 11:1-2, 23-24, 28-39; Matt 28:1-10 or John 20:1-10 (11-18)

Apr 24, Easter 2
Acts 1:3-5, 12-14 or Deut 5:1-10; Psalm 41:1-4, 12-13; Romans 7:1-12; John 20:19-31

May 1, Easter 3
Acts 1:6-8 or Deut 5:11-22; Psalm 78:1-7; Romans 13:8-10; Matthew 22:23-33

May 8, Easter 4
Acts 2:22-24 or Deut 18:15-22; Psalm 9:9-14; 2 Cor 4:7-12; Luke 7:18-23

May 15, Easter 5
Acts 5:12-16 or Deut 28:1-14; Psalm 147:12-20; 2 Cor 4:13-15; John 5:25-29

May 22, Easter 6 (NO GATHERING THIS WEEKEND FOR THE LONG WEEKEND)
Act 17:1-4, 10-12 or Deut 28:58-68; Psalm 145:8-19; Romans 6:5-11; John 11:17-27

May 29, Easter 7
Acts 18:24-27 or Deut 29:10-15; Psalm 111; 1 Peter 1:3-9; John 11:28-44

Jun 5, Pentecost
Acts 2:1-17 or Isaiah 44:1-8; Psalm 104:1-4, 10-15, 27-30; Romans 8:14-17, 22-27; John 14:8-17

Jun 12, Trinity Sunday
Hosea 11:1-4; Psalm 130:5-8; Psalm 131:1-3; 2 Peter 1:16-18; Matthew 28:16-20

Jun 19, Proper 7
1 Samuel 1:19-28; Psalm 69:10-20, 30-33; Acts 2:43-47; Matt 15:29-39

Jun 26, Proper 8
1 Sam 2:18-21, 26; Psalm 144:3-4, 12-15; 1 Peter 2:4-10; Mark 7: 10-13

Jul 3, Proper 9 (NO GATHERING THIS WEEKEND FOR THE LONG WEEKEND)
1 Sam 2:12-17, 22-25; Psalm 49:1-2, 5-9, 16-17; 1 Tim 6:6-16; Luke 16:10-13

Jul 10, Proper 10
1 Sam 4:2, 5-11, 19-22; Psalm 77:1-12, 19-20; Romans 5:1-5; John 14:25-31

Jul 17, Proper 11
1 Sam 8:1, 4-18; Psalm 72: 1-4, 12-14, 18-19; Acts 17:1-7; John 6:14-20

Jul 24, Proper 12
1 Sam 9:1-3, 15-18, 10:1; Psalm 22:23-31; 1 Cor 4:8-13; Luke 19:11-27

Jul 31, Proper 13 (NO GATHERING THIS WEEKEND FOR THE LONG WEEKEND)
1 Sam 15:1-3, 8, 10-17, 24-25; Psalm 146; Rev 1:4-6; Mark 6:14-29

Aug 7, Proper 14
1 Sam 17:1-7, 12-16, 24-27; Psalm 10:1-14; Romans 8:31-39; John 10:11-16

Aug 14, Proper 15
1 Sam 17:55-18:9; Psalm 47:1-2, 5-9; Hebrews 1:1-9; Matthew 5:33-37

Aug 21, Proper 16
1 Sam 14:49-51; 18:17-21, 29; Psalm 31:1-7, 14-16, 19-24; Romans 13:8-10; Mark 12:28-34

Aug 28, Proper 17
1 Sam 25:14-19, 23-34, 42-43; Psalm 37:1-2, 7-11, 16, 35-40; Gal 5:13-21; Luke 19:1-10

Sep 4, Proper 18 (NO GATHERING THIS WEEKEND FOR THE LONG WEEKEND)
1 Sam 27:1-3, 8-12; Psalm 94:1-15; James 2:8-13; Mark 7:14-23

Sep 11, Proper 19
1 Sam 30:1-8. 17-19; Psalm 71:1-6; 2 Cor 1:8-11; Matthew 6:9-13

Sep 18, Proper 20
2 Sam 1:17-27; Ezekiel 19:1-3, 10-14; 1 Thess 4:13-18; John 16:16-22

Sep 25, Proper 21
2 Sam 11:2-15; Psalm 32:1-7; 2 Peter 3:1-4, 8-9; Matt 5:21-26

Oct 2, Proper 22
2 Sam 13:1-6, 21-22; Psalm 103:1-17; 1 Thess 2:9-12; Mark 10:13-16

Oct 9, Proper 23
2 Sam 20:1-3, 14-22; Psalm 50:14-23; 1 Cor 6:1-6; Mark 6:1-6

Oct 16, Proper 24
2 Sam 21:1-14; Psalm 58; Rev 6:9-11; Luke 6:43-45

Oct 23, Proper 25
1 Kings 1:1-5, 11-18, 29-31; Psalm 90:1-10, 12; Col 2:9-14; John 7:37-44

Oct 30, Proper 26
1 Kings 2:10-24; Psalm 127; Revelation 4:2-11; Luke 22:24-30

Nov 6, Proper 27
1 Kings 5:1-6, 13-14; Psalm 48:1-3, 9-14; Eph 2:14-22; John 2:14-22

Nov 13, Proper 28
1 Kings 11:26-39; Psalm 89:1-8, 14; 2 Tim 2:8-13; John 2:1-11

Nov 20, Majesty of Christ
2 Kings 24:8, 11-17; Psalm 47; Hebrews 1:1-9; Matt 27:4-11, 27-37