For each week, the RCL website has added scriptural reflections based on a featured art image, as well as RCL prayers for worship.
Having trouble printing?
Having trouble printing?
1 -- At the top right hand corner of the scripture texts page you will find a small "printer" icon. Click on it, follow the instructions, and see if that resolves the difficulty. If not, try the next...
2 -- Perhaps the problem is with a general browser default setting that shrinks the page size so as to fit all the text on one page. Each browser has its own settings for this feature.
3 -- If difficulties persist, try this: at the top right hand corner of the scripture texts page, you will find a small "computer disk" icon. Click on it. The last option presented are small icons with the words "text document (.txt)" or "PDF document (.pdf)" beside it. Click on one of the icons. Your computer will prompt you to save a file that contains all the scriptures. You can then print that directly or copy it and paste it into your word processor and print it from there.
- First reading
- Isaiah 7:10-14
- Psalm 45 or Psalm 40:5-10
- Second reading
- Hebrews 10:4-10
- Luke 1:26-38
NEW SLIDESHOW FORMATS: Beginning with Advent, we are offering new slideshow files containing selected texts from each of the Sunday Lectionary readings along with reflective images. Each is available in PowerPoint and PDF format. Since the images have copyright release for non-commercial use, the slideshows may be freely used in worship and educational settings. We are interested in your feedback; please contact us with your questions or comments.
DAILY LECTIONARY READINGS 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.
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.
Comments: Please send your comments and questions about the website and its offerings to the Vanderbilt Divinity Library staff.