The Lectionary

Scripture Readings for  Sunday, April 24, 2011

Old Testament: Isaiah 25:6-9

Psalm: 118:1-2, 14-24

New Testament Epistle: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11

Gospel: John 20:1-18

The United Methodist Church uses the Revised Common Lectionary. The main principle behind the lectionary is that on Sundays, a congregation should be able to hear a variety of the voices in Scripture. For more information on the lectionary and its history, check out the Vanderbilt Divinity Library’s Lectionary page.