First Presbyterian Church of Merrillville
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Go and Make Disciples!
Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany - February 2, 2020
- Micah 6:1-8
- Psalm 15
- 1 Corinthians 1:18-31
- Matthew 5:1-12
Presentation of the Lord - February 2, 2020
- Malachi 3:1-4
- Psalm 84 or Psalm 24:7-10
- Hebrews 2:14-18
- Luke 2:22-40
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany - February 9, 2020
- Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12)
- Psalm 112:1-9 (10)
- 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16)
- Matthew 5:13-20
Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany - February 16, 2020
- Deuteronomy 30:15-20 or Sirach 15:15-20
- Psalm 119:1-8
- 1 Corinthians 3:1-9
- Matthew 5:21-37
Transfiguration Sunday - February 23, 2020
- Exodus 24:12-18
- Psalm 2 or Psalm 99
- 2 Peter 1:16-21
- Matthew 17:1-9
Ash Wednesday - February 26, 2020
- Joel 2:1-2, 12-17 or Isaiah 58:1-12
- Psalm 51:1-17
- 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10
- Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21
First Sunday in Lent - March 1, 2020
- Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7
- Psalm 32
- Romans 5:12-19
- Matthew 4:1-11
Second Sunday in Lent - March 8, 2020
- Genesis 12:1-4a
- Psalm 121
- Romans 4:1-5, 13-17
- John 3:1-17 or Matthew 17:1-9
Third Sunday in Lent - March 15, 2020
- Exodus 17:1-7
- Psalm 95
- Romans 5:1-11
- John 4:5-42
Fourth Sunday in Lent - March 22, 2020
- 1 Samuel 16:1-13
- Psalm 23
- Ephesians 5:8-14
- John 9:1-41
Annunciation of the Lord - March 25, 2020
- Isaiah 7:10-14
- Psalm 45 or Psalm 40:5-10
- Hebrews 10:4-10
- Luke 1:26-38
Fifth Sunday in Lent - March 29, 2020
- Ezekiel 37:1-14
- Psalm 130
- Romans 8:6-11
- John 11:1-45 
 
Liturgy of the Palms - April 5, 2020
- Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29
- Matthew 21:1-11
Liturgy of the Passion - April 5, 2020
- Isaiah 50:4-9a
- Psalm 31:9-16
- Philippians 2:5-11
- Matthew 26:14-27:66 or Matthew 27:11-54
Monday of Holy Week - April 6, 2020
- Isaiah 42:1-9
- Psalm 36:5-11
- Hebrews 9:11-15
- John 12:1-11
Tuesday of Holy Week - April 7, 2020
- Isaiah 49:1-7
- Psalm 71:1-14
- 1 Corinthians 1:18-31
- John 12:20-36
Wednesday of Holy Week - April 8, 2020
- Isaiah 50:4-9a
- Psalm 70
- Hebrews 12:1-3
- John 13:21-32
Maundy Thursday - April 9, 2020
- 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
Good Friday - April 10, 2020
- Isaiah 52:13-53:12
- Psalm 22
- Hebrews 10:16-25 or Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9
- John 18:1-19:42
Holy Saturday - April 11, 2020
- Job 14:1-14 or Lamentations 3:1-9, 19-24
- Psalm 31:1-4, 15-16
- 1 Peter 4:1-8
- Matthew 27:57-66 or John 19:38-42
Easter Vigil - April 12, 2020
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
- Matthew 28:1-10
Resurrection of the Lord - April 12, 2020
- Acts 10:34-43 or Jeremiah 31:1-6
- Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24
- Colossians 3:1-4 or Acts 10:34-43
- John 20:1-18 or Matthew 28:1-10
Easter Evening - April 12, 2020
- Isaiah 25:6-9
- Psalm 114
- 1 Corinthians 5:6b-8
- Luke 24:13-49
Second Sunday of Easter - April 19, 2020
- Acts 2:14a, 22-32
- Psalm 16
- 1 Peter 1:3-9
- John 20:19-31
Third Sunday of Easter - April 26, 2020
- Acts 2:14a, 36-41
- Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19
- 1 Peter 1:17-23
- Luke 24:13-35
Fourth Sunday of Easter - May 3, 2020
- Acts 2:42-47
- Psalm 23
- 1 Peter 2:19-25
- John 10:1-10
Fifth Sunday of Easter - May 10, 2020
- Acts 7:55-60
- Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16
- 1 Peter 2:2-10
- John 14:1-14
Sixth Sunday of Easter - May 17, 2020
- Acts 17:22-31
- Psalm 66:8-20
- 1 Peter 3:13-22
- John 14:15-21
Ascension of the Lord - May 21, 2020
- Acts 1:1-11
- Psalm 47 or Psalm 93
- Ephesians 1:15-23
- Luke 24:44-53
Seventh Sunday of Easter - May 24, 2020
- Acts 1:6-14
- Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35
- 1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11
- John 17:1-11
Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth - May 31, 2020*
- 1 Samuel 2:1-10
- Psalm 113
- Romans 12:9-16b
- Luke 1:39-57
Day of Pentecost - May 31, 2020
- Acts 2:1-21 or Numbers 11:24-30
- Psalm 104:24-34, 35b
- 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 or Acts 2:1-21
- John 20:19-23 or John 7:37-39
Trinity Sunday - June 7, 2020
- Genesis 1:1-2:4a and Psalm 8
- 2 Corinthians 13:11-13
- Matthew 28:16-20
Proper 6 (11) - June 14, 2020
- Genesis 18:1-15, (21:1-7) and Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19
- Exodus 19:2-8a and Psalm 100
- Romans 5:1-8
- Matthew 9:35-10:8, (9-23)
Proper 7 (12) - June 21, 2020
- Genesis 21:8-21 and Psalm 86:1-10, 16-17
- Jeremiah 20:7-13 and Psalm 69:7-10, (11-15), 16-18
- Romans 6:1b-11
- Matthew 10:24-39
Proper 8 (13) - June 28, 2020
- Genesis 22:1-14 and Psalm 13
- Jeremiah 28:5-9 and Psalm 89:1-4, 15-18
- Romans 6:12-23
- Matthew 10:40-42
Proper 9 (14) - July 5, 2020
- Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67 and Psalm 45:10-17 or Song of Solomon 2:8-13
- Zechariah 9:9-12 and Psalm 145:8-14
- Romans 7:15-25a
- Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30
Proper 10 (15) - July 12, 2020
- Genesis 25:19-34 and Psalm 119:105-112
- Isaiah 55:10-13 and Psalm 65:(1-8), 9-13
- Romans 8:1-11
- Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
Proper 11 (16) - July 19, 2020
- Genesis 28:10-19a and Psalm 139:1-12, 23-24
- Wisdom of Solomon 12:13, 16-19 or Isaiah 44:6-8 and Psalm 86:11-17
- Romans 8:12-25
- Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43
Proper 12 (17) - July 26, 2020
- Genesis 29:15-28 and Psalm 105:1-11, 45b or Psalm 128
- 1 Kings 3:5-12 and Psalm 119:129-136
- Romans 8:26-39
- Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52
Proper 13 (18) - August 2, 2020
- Genesis 32:22-31 and Psalm 17:1-7, 15
- Isaiah 55:1-5 and Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21
- Romans 9:1-5
- Matthew 14:13-21
Proper 14 (19) - August 9, 2020
- Genesis 37:1-4, 12-28 and Psalm 105: 1-6, 16-22, 45b
- 1 Kings 19:9-18 and Psalm 85:8-13
- Romans 10:5-15
- Matthew 14:22-33
Proper 15 (20) - August 16, 2020
- Genesis 45:1-15 and Psalm 133
- Isaiah 56:1, 6-8 and Psalm 67
- Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32
- Matthew 15: (10-20), 21-28
Proper 16 (21) - August 23, 2020
- Exodus 1:8-2:10 and Psalm 124
- Isaiah 51:1-6 and Psalm 138
- Romans 12:1-8
- Matthew 16:13-20
Proper 17 (22) - August 30, 2020
- Exodus 3:1-15 and Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45b
- Jeremiah 15:15-21 and Psalm 26:1-8
- Romans 12:9-21
- Matthew 16:21-28
Proper 18 (23) - September 6, 2020
- Exodus 12:1-14 and Psalm 149
- Ezekiel 33:7-11 and Psalm 119:33-40
- Romans 13:8-14
- Matthew 18:15-20
Proper 19 (24) - September 13, 2020
- Exodus 14:19-31 and Psalm 114 or Exodus 15:1b-11, 20-21
- Genesis 50:15-21 and Psalm 103:(1-7), 8-13
- Romans 14:1-12
- Matthew 18:21-35
Holy Cross - September 14, 2020
- Numbers 21:4b-9 and Psalm 98:1-5 or Psalm 78:1-2, 34-38
- 1 Corinthians 1:18-24
- John 3:13-17
Proper 20 (25) - September 20, 2020
- Exodus 16:2-15 and Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45
- Jonah 3:10-4:11 and Psalm 145:1-8
- Philippians 1:21-30
- Matthew 20:1-16
Proper 21 (26) - September 27, 2020
- Exodus 17:1-7 and Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16
- Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32 and Psalm 25:1-9
- Philippians 2:1-13
- Matthew 21:23-32
Proper 22 (27) - October 4, 2020
- Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 and Psalm 19
- Isaiah 5:1-7 and Psalm 80:7-15
- Philippians 3:4b-14
- Matthew 21:33-46
Proper 23 (28) - October 11, 2020
- Exodus 32:1-14 and Psalm 106:1-6, 19-23
- Isaiah 25:1-9 and Psalm 23
- Philippians 4:1-9
- Matthew 22:1-14
Canadian Thanksgiving Day - October 12, 2020
- Deuteronomy 8:7-18 and Psalm 65
- 2 Corinthians 9:6-15
- Luke 17:11-19
Proper 24 (29) - October 18, 2020
- Exodus 33:12-23 and Psalm 99
- Isaiah 45:1-7 and Psalm 96:1-9, (10-13)
- 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
- Matthew 22:15-22
Proper 25 (30) - October 25, 2020
- Deuteronomy 34:1-12 and Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17
- Leviticus 19:1-2, 15-18 and Psalm 1
- 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8
- Matthew 22:34-46
Proper 26 (31) - November 1, 2020
- Joshua 3:7-17 and Psalm 107:1-7, 33-37
- Micah 3:5-12 and Psalm 43
- 1 Thessalonians 2:9-13
- Matthew 23:1-12
All Saints Day - November 1, 2020
- Revelation 7:9-17 and Psalm 34:1-10, 22
- 1 John 3:1-3
- Matthew 5:1-12
Proper 27 (32) - November 8, 2020
- Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25 and Psalm 78:1-7
- Wisdom of Solomon 6:12-16 or Amos 5:18-24 and Wisdom of Solomon 6:17-20 or Psalm 70
- 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
- Matthew 25:1-13
Proper 28 (33) - November 15, 2020
- Judges 4:1-7 and Psalm 123
- Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18 and Psalm 90:1-8, (9-11), 12
- 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
- Matthew 25:14-30
Reign of Christ - Proper 29 (34) - November 22, 2020
- Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 and Psalm 100
- Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 and Psalm 95:1-7a
- Ephesians 1:15-23
- Matthew 25:31-46
Thanksgiving Day, USA - November 26, 2020
- Deuteronomy 8:7-18 and Psalm 65
- 2 Corinthians 9:6-15
- Luke 17:11-19
*NOTE: Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth -- this date may be changed by the USCCB and/or the Episcopal Church for their purposes, because of its falling on the same date as Pentecost this year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany - February 2, 2020
- Micah 6:1-8
- Psalm 15
- 1 Corinthians 1:18-31
- Matthew 5:1-12
Presentation of the Lord - February 2, 2020
- Malachi 3:1-4
- Psalm 84 or Psalm 24:7-10
- Hebrews 2:14-18
- Luke 2:22-40
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany - February 9, 2020
- Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12)
- Psalm 112:1-9 (10)
- 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16)
- Matthew 5:13-20
Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany - February 16, 2020
- Deuteronomy 30:15-20 or Sirach 15:15-20
- Psalm 119:1-8
- 1 Corinthians 3:1-9
- Matthew 5:21-37
Transfiguration Sunday - February 23, 2020
- Exodus 24:12-18
- Psalm 2 or Psalm 99
- 2 Peter 1:16-21
- Matthew 17:1-9
Ash Wednesday - February 26, 2020
- Joel 2:1-2, 12-17 or Isaiah 58:1-12
- Psalm 51:1-17
- 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10
- Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21
First Sunday in Lent - March 1, 2020
- Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7
- Psalm 32
- Romans 5:12-19
- Matthew 4:1-11
Second Sunday in Lent - March 8, 2020
- Genesis 12:1-4a
- Psalm 121
- Romans 4:1-5, 13-17
- John 3:1-17 or Matthew 17:1-9
Third Sunday in Lent - March 15, 2020
- Exodus 17:1-7
- Psalm 95
- Romans 5:1-11
- John 4:5-42
Fourth Sunday in Lent - March 22, 2020
- 1 Samuel 16:1-13
- Psalm 23
- Ephesians 5:8-14
- John 9:1-41
Annunciation of the Lord - March 25, 2020
- Isaiah 7:10-14
- Psalm 45 or Psalm 40:5-10
- Hebrews 10:4-10
- Luke 1:26-38
Fifth Sunday in Lent - March 29, 2020
- Ezekiel 37:1-14
- Psalm 130
- Romans 8:6-11
- John 11:1-45