Discover the Lectionary

Richard Parrish, Bob Ravenscroft, LuAnn Roberson

Discover the Lectionary is intended to bring you closer to God through a more profound

experience of encountering the Bible.

All Episodes

Second Sunday of Advent (Year C, 2021-2022)Scripture Readings: Malachi 3:1-4, Luke 1:68-79, Philippians 1:3-11, Luke 3:1-6

Nov 29

8 min 40 sec

First Sunday of Advent (Year C, 2021-2022)Scripture Readings: Jeremiah 33:14-16, Psalm 25:1-10, 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13, Luke 21:25-36

Nov 22

9 min 12 sec

Reign of Christ - Proper 29 (34) Twenty-Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 23:1-7, Psalm 132:1-12, (13-18), Revelation 1:4b-8, John 18:33-37

Nov 15

10 min 56 sec

Proper 28 (33) Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Samuel 2:1-10, Psalm 16, Hebrews 10:11-14, (15-18), 19-25, Mark 13:1-8

Nov 8

12 min 27 sec

Proper 27 (32) Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Ruth 3:1-5; 4:13-17, Psalm 127, Hebrews 9:24-28, Mark 12:38-44

Nov 1

9 min 46 sec

Proper 26 (31) Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Ruth 1:1-18, Psalm 146, Hebrews 9:11-14, Mark 12:28-34

Oct 25

12 min 35 sec

Proper 25 (30) Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Job 42:1-6, 10-17, Psalm 34:1-8, (19-22), Hebrews 7:23-28, Mark 10:46-52

Oct 18

11 min 35 sec

Proper 24 (29) Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Job 38:1-7, (34-41), Psalm 104:1-9, 25, 37b, Hebrews 5:1-10, Mark 10:35-45

Oct 11

12 min 45 sec

Proper 23 (28) Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Job 23:1-9, 16-17, Psalm 22:1-15, Hebrews 4:12-16, Mark 10:17-31

Oct 4

13 min 1 sec

Proper 22 (27) Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B 2020-2021),Job 1:1 2:1-10, Psalm 26, Hebrews 1:1-4 2:5-12, Mark 10:2-16

Sep 27

13 min 32 sec

Proper 21 (26) Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22, Psalm 124, James 5:13-20, Mark 9:38-50

Sep 20

12 min 20 sec

Proper 20 (25) Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Proverbs 31:10-31, Psalm 1, James 3:13 - 4:3, 7-8a, Mark 9:30-37

Sep 13

11 min 28 sec

Holy Cross (Year B, 2020-2021)Numbers 21:4b-9, Psalm 98:1-5, 1 Corinthians 1:18-24, John 3:13-17

Sep 13

7 min 38 sec

Proper 19 (24) Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Proverbs 1:20-33, Psalm 19, James 3:1-12, Mark 8:27-38

Sep 6

12 min 56 sec

Proper 18 (23) Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23, Psalm 125, James 2:1-10, (11-13), 14-17, Mark 7:24-37

Aug 30

10 min 34 sec

Proper 17 (22) Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Song of Solomon 2:8-13, Psalm 45:1-2, 6-9, James 1:17-27, Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

Aug 23

10 min 50 sec

Proper 16 (21) Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Kings 8:(1,6,10-11), 22-30, 41-43, Psalm 84, Ephesians 6:10-20, John 6:56-69

Aug 16

14 min 38 sec

Proper 15 (20) Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Kings 2:10-12; 3:3-14, Psalm 111, Ephesians 5:15-20, John 6:51-58

Aug 9

11 min 5 sec

Proper 14 (19) Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33, Psalm 130, Ephesians 4:25-5:2, John 6:35, 41-51

Aug 2

11 min 21 sec

Proper 13 (18) Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 11:26 - 12:13a, Psalm 51:1-12, Ephesians 4:1-16, John 6:24-35

Jul 26

16 min 9 sec

Proper 12 (17) Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 11:1-15, Psalm 14, Ephesians 3:14-21, John 6:1-21

Jul 19

14 min 58 sec

Proper 11 (16) Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 7:1-14a, Psalm 89:20-37, Ephesians 2:11-22, Mark 6:30-34, 53-56

Jul 12

13 min 29 sec

Proper 10 (15) Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 6:1-5, 12b-19, Psalm 24, Psalm 85:8-13, Ephesians 1:3-14, Mark 6:14-29

Jul 5

14 min 49 sec

Proper 9 (14) Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10, Psalm 48, 2 Corinthians 12:2-10, Mark 6:1-13

Jun 28

12 min 35 sec

Proper 8 (13) Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27, Psalm 130, 2 Corinthians 8:7-15, Mark 5:21-43

Jun 21

13 min 54 sec

Proper 7 (12) Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Samuel 17:32-49, Psalm 9:9-20, 2 Corinthians 6:1-13, Mark 4:35-41

Jun 14

14 min 41 sec

Proper 6 (11) Third Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Samuel 15:34 - 16:13, Psalm 20, 2 Corinthians 5:6-10, (11-13), 14-17, Mark 4:26-34

Jun 7

12 min 38 sec

Proper 5 (10) Second Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Samuel 8:4-11, Psalm 138, 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1, Mark 3:20-35

May 31

13 min 14 sec

Visitation of Mary (Year B, 2020-2021)1 Samuel 2:1-10, Psalm 113, Romans 12:9-16b, Luke 1:39-57

May 31

10 min 45 sec

Trinity Sunday - First Sunday after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)Isaiah 6:1-8, Psalm 29, Romans 8:12-17, John 3:1-17

May 24

11 min 58 sec

An Introduction to Season after Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021)

May 24

1 min 30 sec

Day of Pentecost (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 2:1-21, Psalm 104:24-34, 35b, Romans 8:22-27, John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15

May 17

13 min 48 sec

Seventh Sunday of Easter (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 1:15-17, 21-26, Psalm 1, 1 John 5:9-13, John 17:6-19

May 10

10 min 57 sec

Ascension of the Lord (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 1:1-11, Psalm 47, Ephesians 1:15-23, Luke 24:44-53

May 10

9 min 43 sec

Sixth Sunday of Easter (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 10:44-48, Psalm 98, 1 John 5:1-6, John 15:9-17

May 3

9 min 37 sec

Fifth Sunday of Easter (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 8:26-40, Psalm 22:25-31, 1 John 4:7-21, John 15:1-8

Apr 26

12 min 54 sec

Fourth Sunday of Easter (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 4:5-12, Psalm 23, 1 John 3:16-24, John 10:11-18

Apr 19

9 min 56 sec

Third Sunday of Easter (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 3:12-19, Psalm 4, 1 John 3:1-7, Luke 24:36b-48

Apr 12

10 min 39 sec

Second Sunday of Easter (Year B, 2020-2021):Acts 4:32-35, Psalm 133, 1 John 1:1-2:2, John 20:19-31

Apr 5

10 min 48 sec

Easter Evening (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 25:6-9, Psalm 114, 1 Corinthians 5:6b-8, Luke 24:13-49

Apr 4

13 min 6 sec

Resurrection of the Lord (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 25:6-9, Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24, 1 Corinthians 15:1-11, John 20:1-18

Apr 3

12 min 35 sec

An Introduction to Easter (Year B, 2020-2021)

Apr 3

1 min 30 sec

Holy Saturday (Year B, 2020-2021):Job 14:1-14, Psalm 31:1-4, 15-16, 1 Peter 4:1-8, Matthew 27:57-66

Apr 3

9 min 42 sec

Good Friday (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 52:13-53:12, Psalm 22, Hebrews 10:16-25, John 18:1-19:42

Apr 2

33 min 46 sec

Maundy Thursday (Year B, 2020-2021):Exodus 12:1-4, (5-10), 11-14, Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19, 1 Corinthians 11:23-26, John 13:1-17, 31b-35

Apr 1

12 min 29 sec

Wednesday of Holy Week (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 50:4-9a, Psalm 70, Hebrews 12:1-3, John 13:21-32

Mar 31

9 min 12 sec

Tuesday of Holy Week (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 49:1-7, Psalm 71:1-14, 1 Corinthians 1:18-31, John 12:20-36

Mar 30

13 min 4 sec

Monday of Holy Week (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 42:1-9, Psalm 36:5-11, Hebrews 9:11-15, John 12:1-11

Mar 29

9 min 30 sec

An Introduction to Holy Week (Year B, 2020-2021)

Mar 29

1 min 22 sec

Liturgy of the Passion (Year B, 2020-2021):Isaiah 50:4-9a, Psalm 31:9-16, Philippians 2:5-11, Mark 15:1-39

Mar 26

15 min 1 sec