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Easter
Year C
First reading Psalm Second reading Gospel
Easter Vigil
March 26, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
Old Testament Readings and Psalms
  • Genesis 1:1-2:4a and Psalm 136:1-9, 23-26
  • Genesis 7:1-5, 11-18; 8:6-18; 9:8-13 and Psalm 46
  • Genesis 22:1-18 and Psalm 16
  • Exodus 14:10-31; 15:20-21 and Exodus 15:1b-13, 17-18
  • Isaiah 55:1-11 and Isaiah 12:2-6
  • Baruch 3:9-15, 3:32-4:4 or Proverbs 8:1-8, 19-21; 9:4b-6 and Psalm 19
  • Ezekiel 36:24-28 and Psalm 42, 43
  • Ezekiel 37:1-14 and Psalm 143
  • Zephaniah 3:14-20 and Psalm 98
New Testament Reading and Psalm
  • Romans 6:3-11 and Psalm 114
Gospel
  • Luke 24:1-12
Resurrection of the Lord
March 27, 2016
Easter Day
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 10:34-43
or
Isaiah 65:17-25
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 1 Corinthians 15:19-26
or
Acts 10:34-43
John 20:1-18
or
Luke 24:1-12
Easter Evening
March 27, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
Isaiah 25:6-9 Psalm 114 1 Corinthians 5:6b-8 Luke 24:13-49
Second Sunday of Easter
April 3, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 5:27-32 Psalm 118:14-29
or
Psalm 150
Revelation 1:4-8 John 20:19-31
Third Sunday of Easter
April 10, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 9:1-6, (7-20) Psalm 30 Revelation 5:11-14 John 21:1-19
Fourth Sunday of Easter
April 17, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 9:36-43 Psalm 23 Revelation 7:9-17 John 10:22-30
Fifth Sunday of Easter
April 24, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 11:1-18 Psalm 148 Revelation 21:1-6 John 13:31-35
Sixth Sunday of Easter
May 1, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 16:9-15 Psalm 67 Revelation 21:10, 22-22:5 John 14:23-29
or
John 5:1-9
Ascension of the Lord
May 5, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 1:1-11 Psalm 47
or
Psalm 93
Ephesians 1:15-23 Luke 24:44-53
Seventh Sunday of Easter
May 8, 2016
(If Ascension not observed here)
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 16:16-34 Psalm 97 Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21 John 17:20-26
Day of Pentecost
May 15, 2016
ART -- PRAYER
*Acts 2:1-21
or
Genesis 11:1-9
Psalm 104:24-34, 35b Romans 8:14-17
or
Acts 2:1-21
John 14:8-17, (25-27)
Italicized readings, complementary to the standard reading, may be used with, or in place of it.
* During Eastertide a reading from Acts is often substituted for the lesson from the Hebrew Bible. On the Day of Pentecost, if the Old Testament passage from Genesis is chosen for the first reading, the passage from Acts is used as the second reading.
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