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For each week, the RCL website has added scriptural reflections based on a featured art image, as well as RCL prayers for worship.
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What is the Consultation on Common Texts?

What is the Consultation on Common Texts?

"The Consultation on Common Texts (CCT) originated in the mid-1960s as a forum for consultation on worship renewal among many of the major Christian churches in the United States and Canada." The group's efforts continue to this date, having produced the Revised Common Lectionary and the Revised Common Lectionary Prayers, among other resources. (from Revised Common Lectionary Daily Readings, 2005, pg. 5)

The CCT website can be found http://www.commontexts.org/ here.

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Readings for the Coming Week
Third Sunday of Easter (April 19, 2015)
  • First reading
    • Acts 3:12-19
  • Psalm
    • Psalm 4
  • Second reading
    • 1 John 3:1-7
  • Gospel
    • Luke 24:36b-48
Table of Readings for the Current Season
Easter (April 5, 2015 - May 24, 2015)

DAILY LECTIONARY READINGS FOR YEAR B NOW AVAILABLE VIA LINK-OUT: Daily readings expand the range of biblical reading in worship and personal devotion by providing daily citations for the full three-year cycle of the Revised Common Lectionary. These readings complement the Sunday and festival readings: Thursday through Saturday readings help prepare the reader for the Sunday ahead; Monday through Wednesday readings help the reader reflect on and digest what they heard in worship. You can also find the readings by looking for the "DAILY" link on the Sunday and festival scripture text pages; it is in the box on the right hand side of the screen.

ALL THREE YEARS OF RCL PDFS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PRINTING: Please offer feedback as we refine this resource.

CALENDARS: We offer a calendar feature for Google Calendar, iCal, and Outlook. Just click on the "calendar" icon in the top right corner of any page.

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