January

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

JANUARY

Date Lessons Epistle-Gospels Evening
1 Sunday

Circumcision of our Lord (Gazurtho) (Outside Kerala Mission - New Year)

Hymns. 214

Gen. 9: 8-17

Gal. 5:1-11

Gen. 17:1-8
  Heb. 9: 11-18 St.Luke. 2:15-21 Heb. 8:6-13

6 Friday

Baptism of Jesus/Epiphany - Denho

CH. 229

Isa. 43:1-7

Col. 2:8-16

Isa. 42:1-7

  Acts. 19:1-7 St.Mat. 3: 13-17 Ps. 2

8 Sunday

St. Stephen’s Day -Temperance Day: Honouring the Body as Temple of God
CH. 279

Eccl. 6:1-12

Acts. 6:1-15 Prov. 23:1-20
  1 Pet. 1:13-25 St.Mat. 5: 21-30 Ps. 1

15 Sunday

STrue Piety
CH. 347

Micah. 6: 1-8

1 Cor. 6:1-11 Ps. 42
  Jam. 1:19-27 St.Mat. 6:1-8 1 Cor.3:10-19
18-25 Unity Octave    
22 Sunday

Called to Unity (Ecumenical Sunday)

CH. 57

Ezek. 37: 15-23

Eph. 4:1-6

Eccl. 4:7-12

  1 Cor. 1:10-17 St.John. 15:1-12 Ps. 133
26 Tuesday Participation in Nation Building (Indian Republic Day)
CH. 306

Neh. 2:11-18

1 Pet. 2:13-17

 
  Rev. 21:1-8 St.Luke. 3:7-14  
29 Sunday ‘Sing Praise to the God of Salvation’
CH. 250

Exo. 15: 1-21

Eph. 5:15-20

Ps. 103

  Acts. 3:1-10 St.Luke. 8:26-39 1 Tim.1:12-17