The Church of England
Readings for week: Sunday, 25th June 2017
Bible Readings (Page 239)
2nd Sunday After Trinity—Proper 7
First Reading: Jeremiah 20:7-13 Jeremiah reminds the people that though prophets spoke of war and famine against many countries, they can know a true prophet when peace is proclaimed and it comes true.
Second Reading: Romans 6:1b-11 Paul admonishes us to become obedient slaves of righteousness, which leads to eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Third Reading: Matthew 10:24-39 Jesus teaches us to expect criticism as His disciples; Those who find their lives will lost it, and those who lose their life for Him will find life.
Next Sunday’s Readings — 2nd July (Page 245)
3rd Sunday After Trinity—Proper 8