Year B

Year BDayScriptureGospel Lesson PlanOld Testament/Acts
First Sunday of Advent IntergenerationalSunday between November 27 and December 3Mark 13:24-37Advent Intergenerational Lesson Plann/a
First Sunday of AdventSunday between November 27 and December 3Isaiah 64:1-9
Mark 13:24-37
Keep Alert!Hope in God
Second Sunday of AdventSunday between December 4 and December 10Isaiah 40:1-11
Mark 1:1-8
Prepare the WayPrepare the Way
Third Sunday of AdventSunday between December 11 and December 17Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11
John 1:6-8, 19-28
Who are You?The Good News of Deliverance
Fourth Sunday of AdventSunday between December 18 and December 242 Samuel 7:1-11, 16
Luke 1:26-38
Do Not Be AfraidGod Fulfills God's Promises
First Sunday after Christmas DaySunday between December 26 and January 1Isaiah 61:10-62:3
Luke 2:22-40
Celebration – A Child Among UsPraise Will Spring Up Like Flowers
Second Sunday after Christmas Day(A, B, C)Sunday between January 2 and January 5Jeremiah 31:7-14
Matthew 2:1-12
Where is the ChildComing Home
Baptism of the LordSunday between January 7 and January 13Genesis 1:1-5
Mark 1:4-11
Receiving the Gift and Offering the GiftLight and Dark
Second Sunday after the EpiphanySunday between January 14 and January 201 Samuel 3:1-10,(11-20)
John 1:43-51
Come and SeeThe Call of Samuel
Third Sunday after the EpiphanySunday between January 21 and January 27Jonah 3:1-5,10
Mark 1:14-20
Follow MeJonah Brings the Word of God
Fourth Sunday after the EpiphanySunday between January 28 and February 3Deuteronomy 18:15-20 Mark 1:21-28Who is this Jesus?The Prophet of God
Fifth Sunday after the EpiphanySunday between February 4 and February 10Isaiah 40:21-31
Mark 1:29-39
Prayer and ActionThe Lord is Everlasting
Last Sunday after the Epiphany2 Kings 2:1-12
Mark 9:2-9
EpiphaniesElijah and Elisha
First Sunday in Lent, IntergenerationalMark 1:9-15Believe the Good Newsn/a
First Sunday in LentGenesis 9:8-17
Mark 1:9-15
Temptation and PrayerGod's Promises are Eternal
Second Sunday in LentGenesis 17:1-7,15-16
Mark 8:31-38
Take Up Your CrossGod Will Call You By Name
Third Sunday in LentExodus 20:1-17
John 2:13-22
Cleaning the TempleGod is the Way
Fourth Sunday in LentNumbers 21:4-9
John 3:14-21
Come to the LightBe Grateful for What You Have
Fifth Sunday in LentJeremiah 31:31-34
John 12:20-33
Bearing much FruitWritten on Our Hearts
Palm SundayLiturgy of the PassionIsaiah 50:4-9a
Mark 14:1-15:47
Walk with JesusGod gives; God opens; and God helps
Easter DayActs 10:34-43
John 20:1-18
We Are Easter PeopleAlleluia, Christ is Risen!
Second Sunday of Easter IntergenerationalJohn 20:19-31Peacen/a
Second Sunday of EasterActs 4:31-35
John 20:19-31
Peace Be with YouOne Heart and Soul
Third Sunday of EasterActs 3:12-19 Luke 24:36b-48Seeing JesusI Believe
Fourth Sunday of EasterActs 4:5-12
John 10:11-18
The Good ShepherdWhat's in a Name?
Fifth Sunday of EasterActs 8:26-40
John 15:1-8
I am the Vine, You are the BranchesCalled to Teach
Sixth Sunday of EasterActs 10:44-48
John 15:9-17
Abide in my LoveBaptism is for All
Seventh Sunday of EasterActs 1:15-17,21-26
John 17:6-19
God’s Mission, Our MissionCalled and Counted
Day of PentecostActs 2:1-21
John 15:26-27,16:4b-15
Come Holy SpiritPentecost
Day of Pentecost, IntergenerationalJohn 15:26-27,16:4b-15Coming of the Holy SpiritN/A
Trinity SundayIsaiah 6:1-8
John 3:1-17
The TrinityHere I Am
Proper 4(If the Sunday between May 24 and 28 inclusive follows Trinity Sunday, the Proper for the Eighth Sunday after Epiphany (8thÊSunday in Ordinary Time) is used.)1 Samuel 3:1-10 (11-20)
Mark 2:23-3:6
SabbathListening for God
Proper 5Sunday between June 5 and June 11 inclusive (if after Trinity Sunday)1 Samuel 8:4-11(12-15), 16-20(11:14-15)
Mark 3:20-35
Who is Your FamilyThe People Want a King
Proper 6Sunday between June 12 and June 18 inclusive (if after Trinity Sunday)1 Samuel 15:34—16:13
Mark 4:26-34
Seeds Scattered on The GroundThe Lord Looks on the Heart
Proper 7Sunday between June 19 and June 25 inclusive (if after Trinity Sunday)1 Samuel 17:(1a,4-11, 19-23),32-49
Mark 4:35-41
Jesus in the StormDavid and Goliath
Proper 8Sunday between June 26 and July 2 inclusive2 Samuel 1:1,7-27
Mark 5:21-43
HealingDavid's Lament for Saul and Jonathan
Proper 9Sunday between July 3 and July 9 inclusive2 Samuel 5:1-5,9-10
Mark 6:1-13
Two-by-TwoDavid is Anointed King of All Israel
Proper 10Sunday between July 10 and July 16 inclusive2 Samuel 6:1-5,12b-19
Mark 6:14-29
God is There in Good and BadThe Ark to Jerusalem
Proper 11Sunday between July 17 and July 23 inclusive2 Samuel 7:1-14a
Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
Rest and HealingGod Promises David
Proper 12Sunday between July 24 and July 30 inclusive2 Samuel 11:1-15
John 6:1-21
David Served God
Proper 13Sunday between July 31 and August 6 inclusive2 Samuel 11:26—12:13a
John 6:24-35
Bread of LifeNathan Confronts David
Feast of the TransfigurationAugust 6Luke 9:28-36God is a Surprise!n/a
Proper 14Sunday between August 7 and August 13 inclusive2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33
John 6:35, 41-51
Living BreadThe Lord is My Shepherd
Proper 15Sunday between August 14 and August 20 inclusive1 Kings 2:10-12, 3:3-14
John 6:51-58
We Become What We EatSolomon Asks for Wisdom
Proper 16Sunday between August 21 and August 27 inclusive1 Kings 8:(1,6,10-11), 22-30, 41-43
John 6:56-69
What Will We Choose?Solomon Dedicates the Temple
Proper 17Sunday between August 28 and September 3 inclusiveSong of Solomon 2:8-13
Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
What Does Defile?A Call to Love
Proper 18Sunday between September 4 and September 10 inclusiveProverbs 22:1-2, 8-9,22-23
Mark 7:24-37
Prayers of HealingRich and Poor are Alike
Proper 19Sunday between September 11 and September 17 inclusiveProverbs 1:20-33
Mark 8:27-38
If You Want to Become My FollowersListening to the Wise
Proper 20Sunday between September 18 and September 24 inclusiveProverbs 31:10-31
Mark 9:30-37
Welcome the ChildrenEveryone in the Family is Important
Proper 21Sunday between September 25 and October 1 inclusiveEsther 7:1-6,9-10; 9:20-22
Mark 9:38-50
SaltinessTo Be Brave and Thankful
Proper 22Sunday between October 2 and October 8 inclusiveJob 1:1,2:1-10
Mark 10:2-16
Jesus Blessed ThemHaving Faith Through Good and Bad
Proper 23Sunday between October 9 and October 15 inclusiveJob 23:1-9,16-17
Mark 10:17-31
What Does it Take to Get Into the Kingdom?We Are All Tested
Proper 24Sunday between October 16 and October 22 inclusiveJob 38:1-7,(34-41)
Mark 10:35-45
ServanthoodGod Answers All
Proper 25Sunday between October 23 and October 29 inclusiveJob 42:1-6,10-17
Mark 10:46-52
Blindness and FaithPraising God Always
Proper 26Sunday between October 30 and November 5 inclusiveRuth 1:1-18
Mark 12:28-34
Love God, Neighbor, and SelfWe're In This Together
All SaintsNovember 1 or the First Sunday in NovemberJohn 11:32-44SaintsGod Will Care for Us!
Proper 27Sunday between November 6 and November 12 inclusiveRuth 3:1-5,4:13-17
Mark 12:38-44
Gratitude and GivingWe Are Family
Proper 28Sunday between November 13 and November 19 inclusive1 Samuel 1:4-20
Mark 13:1-8
Our Temples and BuildingsOh Lord Hear My Prayer
Proper 29Sunday between November 20 and November 26 inclusive2 Samuel 23:1-7
John 18:33-37
KingdomThe Power of Words