October

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

OCTOBER

Date Lessons Epistle-Gospels Evening

1 Sunday

Witness of the Laity - Voluntary Evangelists’ Day (17th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 312 Amos. 7:10-17 1 Thes. 4:1-8 Neh. 1:1-11
  1 Pet. 2:1-10 St.Luke. 10:30-37 Ps. 3

8 Sunday

Accept the Difference of God’s Creation - Day for the people with Special Skills) (18th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 249 Isa. 42:16-20 2 Cor.12:1-10 2 Sam. 9:1-13
  Acts. 3:1-10 St.John 5:1-9 Ps. 37
15 Sunday Youth: Life Focussed on the Word - Youth Sunday (19th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 404 Gen. 41:37-43 1 Tim. 4:7-16 1 Sam.17:32-50
  Phil. 3:1-16 St.Luke. 10:25-28 Ps. 111

22 Sunday

Family: ‘place of Faith Formation’ Family Dedication Sunday (20th Sunday after Pentecost)
CH. 276 Josh. 24:14-22 Eph. 3:14-21 Gen. 2:18-25
  Titus. 2:1-8 St.Luke. 19:1-10 1 John 2:7-17

29 Sunday

The Sacrament of Holy Baptism (21st Day after Pentecost)
CH. 107 Exo. 14:15-31 Titus. 3:3-8 2 Kings. 4:1-7
  Rom. 6:1-11 St.John 3:1-8 Ps. 16