Resources in Devotion

Prayers for Ash Wednesday

These prayers might be used in a variety of settings: Opening Prayers (at the beginning of worship) or concluding collects (after the Prayers of the People); for church websites or newsletters; or in personal, small group or family devotion. See related pages: Ash Wednesday, Season of Lent, Presbyterian Worship

Lighting the Advent Candles (Psalms Year B)

This set of readings for lighting the Advent candles is based on Psalm readings in the Revised Common Lectionary for Year B. See related pages: Season of Advent, Presbyterian Worship

Lighting the Advent Candles (Old Testament Year C)

This set of readings for lighting the Advent candles is based on the Old Testament lessons in the Revised Common Lectionary for Year C. See related pages: Season of Advent, Presbyterian Worship

Hear the Word podcast – Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Each podcast (MP3 file) includes four lectionary readings for one of the Sundays or festivals of the church year:  an Old Testament reading, a Psalm, an Epistle and a Gospel reading. Following each set of readings is a prayer for the day from the Book of Common Worship. May these scriptures be a source of… Read more »

Hear the Word podcast – Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Each podcast (MP3 file) includes four lectionary readings for one of the Sundays or festivals of the church year:  an Old Testament reading, a Psalm, an Epistle and a Gospel reading. Following each set of readings is a prayer for the day from the Book of Common Worship. May these scriptures be a source of… Read more »

Hear the Word podcast – 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Each podcast (MP3 file) includes four lectionary readings for one of the Sundays or festivals of the church year:  an Old Testament reading, a Psalm, an Epistle and a Gospel reading. Following each set of readings is a prayer for the day from the Book of Common Worship. May these scriptures be a source of… Read more »

Daily Readings for Lent 2011

The Office of Theology and Worship provides two lectionary options for your readings during Lent: the Revised Common Lectionary (coordinated with the Sundays and festivals in the three-year cycle of the Revised Common Lectionary) and the two-year Daily Lectionary from the Presbyterian Book of Common Worship.

Hear the Word podcast – Transfiguration of the Lord, Year A

Each podcast (MP3 file) includes four lectionary readings for one of the Sundays or festivals of the church year:  an Old Testament reading, a Psalm, an Epistle and a Gospel reading. Following each set of readings is a prayer for the day from the Book of Common Worship. May these scriptures be a source of… Read more »

Hear the Word podcast – Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Each podcast (MP3 file) includes four lectionary readings for one of the Sundays or festivals of the church year:  an Old Testament reading, a Psalm, an Epistle and a Gospel reading. Following each set of readings is a prayer for the day from the Book of Common Worship. May these scriptures be a source of… Read more »