August

MAR THOMA SYRIAN CHURCH OF MALABAR
(LECTIONARY)
CHRISTIAN YEAR - 2017

AUGUST

Date Lessons Epistle-Gospels Evening

1 Tuesday

Beginning of Fifteen Day’s Lent
CH. 272 Dan. 1:1-21 Rom. 12:19-21  
  1 John 3:1-12 St.Mat. 5:38-41  

6 Sunday

The Feast of Transfiguration - Matale Be the witnesses of the glory of our Lord -Mission Sunday (9th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 402 Exo. 24:12-18 2 Pet. 1:16-19 Ps. 34
  Heb. 12:18-29 St.Luke. 9:28-36 1 Cor.15:1-10

13 Sunday

Celebration of the Sacrament of Marriage (10th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 25 Gen. 2:18-25 Eph. 5:21-32 Song. 1:5-7
  Heb. 13:1-6 St.Mat. 19:1-12 Ps. 127

15 Tuesday

End of Fifteen Day’s Lent Independence Day - Freedom to do Justice
CH. 275 Exo. 23:1-9 Gal. 5:1-6  
  Acts. 15:1-11 St.Luke. 6:20-26  

20 Sunday

Reformation Day: ‘Worshipping Community) (11th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 310 2 Kings. 23:1-9 1 Pet. 1:13-25 Josh. 3:1-17
  Rev. 1:1-9 St.Mat. 9:35-38 1 John. 1:1-10

27 Sunday

The Sacrament of Holy Qurbana: Celebration of Salvation (12th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 315 Exo. 16:1-16 1 Cor. 10:15-17 Ps.104:14-30
  1 Cor. 11:23-30 St.John 6:47-58 St.Mat.14:12-26