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A067 Revise Book of Common Prayer for Revised Common Lectionary [second reading]
Topic: Book of Common Prayer

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Committee:

11 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music

Proposer:

(2012-2015) Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music

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Resolved, the House of Deputies concurring, That the Standard Book of Common Prayer shall be revised as follows:

p.271: Palm Sunday, Liturgy of the Palms
Year A: Matthew 21:1-11
Year B: Mark 11:1-11a Mark 11:1-11, or John 12:12-16
Year C: Luke 19:29-40 Luke 19:28-40

p. 272: Palm Sunday, at the Eucharist
Old Testament: Isaiah 45:21-25, or Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Isaiah 50:4-9a
Psalm: 22:1-21, or 22:1-11 31:9-16
Epistle: Philippians 2:5-11

p. 273: Palm Sunday, at the Eucharist
Year A: Matthew 26:36–27:54(55-66) or 27:1-54(55-66) Matthew 26:14–27:66, or 27:11-54
Year B: Mark 14:32–15:39(40-47) Mark 14:1–15:47, or 15:1-39 (40-47)
Year C: Luke 22:39-23:49(50-56), Luke 22:14–23:56, or 23:1-49 (50-56)

p. 274: Maundy Thursday
Old Testament: Exodus 12:1-14a Exodus 12:1-4(5-10)11-14
Psalm: 78:14-20,23-25 116:1,10-17 (omit Hallelujah in verse 17)
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 (27-32)
Gospel: John 13:1-15, or Luke 22:14-30 John 13:1-17,31b-35

p. 276: Good Friday
Old Testament: Isaiah 52:13–53:12, or Genesis 22:1-18, or Wisdom 2:1,12-24
Psalm: 22:1-11(12-21), or 40:1-14, or 69:1-23
Epistle: Hebrews 10:1-25 Hebrews 10:16-25, or 4:14-16; 5:7-9

p. 277: Good Friday
John 18:1–19:37, or 19:1-37 John 18:1–19:42

p. 283: Holy Saturday
Old Testament: Job 14:1-14, or Lamentations 3:1-9,19-24
Psalm: 130, or 31:1-5 31:1-4,15-16
Epistle: I Peter 4:1-8
Gospel: Matthew 27:57-66, or John 19:38-42

pp. 288-295: The Great Vigil of Easter:

p. 288: The story of Creation
Genesis 1:1–2:2 Genesis 1:1–2:4a
Psalm 33:1-11, or Psalm 36:5-10 136:1-9,23-26

p. 288: The Flood
Genesis 7:1-5, 11-18; 8:6-18; 9:8-13
Psalm 46

p. 289: Abraham’s Sacrifice of Isaac
Genesis 22:1-18
Psalm 33:12-22, or Psalm 16

p. 289: Israel’s Deliverance at the Red Sea
Exodus 14:10–15:1 Exodus 14:10-31; 15:20-21
Canticle 8, The Song of Moses

p. 290:  God’s Presence in a Renewed Israel
Isaiah 4:2-6   Baruch 3:9-15,32–4:4, or Proverbs 8:1-8,19-21;9:4b-6
Psalm 122   Psalm 19

p. 290: Salvation Offered Freely to AllIsaiah 55:1-11
Canticle 9, The First Song of Isaiah, or Psalm 42:1-7

p. 290: A New Heart and a New Spirit
Ezekiel 36:24-28
Psalm 42:1-7, or Canticle 9, The First Song of Isaiah Psalms 42 and 43

p. 291: The Valley of Dry Bones
Ezekiel 37:1-14
Psalm 30, or Psalm 143

p. 291: The Gathering of God’s People
Zephaniah 3:12-20 Zephaniah 3:14-20
Psalm 98, or Psalm 126

p. 295: At the Eucharist
Gospel:
Year A: Matthew 28:1-10
Year B: Mark 16:1-8
Year C: Luke 24:1-12