Readings - Sunday, 28 August 2022 – Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C (Proper 17)

Note: There are two sets of first readings (with accompanying Psalms) given for the Sundays after Pentecost: (a) a new semi-continuous set, and (b) a set related thematically to the gospels (as in the earlier form of the lectionary). It is intended that either one of these two sets be used throughout and that they not be mixed.

First Reading:
a) Jeremiah 2:4-13 God accuses Israel of turning away from him
b) Proverbs 25:6,7 The wisdom of humility

a) Psalm 81:1,10-16 - a) Psalm 81:1,10-16 Antiphon: O that my people would listen to me, and walk in my ways! (Psalm 81:13 NRSV alt)
b) Psalm 112 - b) Psalm 112 Antiphon: Happy are those who fear the Lord (, who greatly delight in his commandments). (Ps 112:1 NRSV)

Responsive Psalm:
a) Psalm 81:1,10-16_standard
a) Psalm 81:1,10-16_widescreen
b) Psalm 112_standard
b) Psalm 112_widescreen

Second Reading:
Hebrews 13:1-8,15,16 Obligations in community, home and church

Luke 14:1,7-14 Humility and hospitality

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