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Lectionary-based suggestions for all Sundays and major Church holidays. 

 

Date Revised Common Lectionary Readings USCCB Readings Suggested Anthems Suggested Handbell

Nov 8

Twenty-third Sunday After Pentecost

Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

God Is Always Near

Love Divine

Nov 15

Twenty-fourth Sunday After Pentecost

Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sing to the Lord a New Song Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies

Nov 22

Reign of Christ

The Solemnity of our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

Come Be the Light Alleluia! Amen!

Nov 26

Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day

I Give Thanks

God's Love Is Alive in Us

Thankful

Come, Ye Thankful People, Come

Nov 29

First Sunday of Advent

First Sunday of Advent

O Come, Holy Light

Immanuel Draws Near

Joy to the World

The Holly and the Ivy

Dec 6

Second Sunday of Advent

Second Sunday of Advent

Make Way for the King

Joy to the World

Oh, Come, All Ye Faithful

Ding Dong! Merrily on High

Dec 13

Third Sunday of Advent

Third Sunday of Advent

Love is in the Manger

When God is a Child

Christmas for Four Ringers

Away in a Manger

Dec 20

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Immanuel Draws Near

Silent Night

A Welsh Folk Tune

Sing We Now of Christmas (Now the Green Blade Rises)

Dec 24

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

O Come, Holy Light

A Christmas Carol Collage

Come, All Ye Shepherds

Redemption

Dec 25

Christmas Day

Christmas Day

Cradle Lullaby

Love is in the Manger

Good Christian Friends, Rejoice

He is Born

Redemption

Christmas for Four Ringers

Dec 27

First Sunday After Christmas Day

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph

A Time to Sing Praise Praise

Jan 1

 

 

Come Be the Light Alleluia! Amen!

Jan 3

 

 

Yesu Azali Awa For the Beauty of the Earth

Jan 6

 

 

God's Love Is Alive in Us Let Everything That Breathes Praise the Lord

Jan 10

 

 

God Shall Direct Thy Paths Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken

Jan 17

 

 

...and fireflies Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley

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Mar 28


 


 

   

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May 23