Monthly Archives: January 2020

COCU17A.Transfiguration Sunday.23rdFeb2020

Please refer also to Year B Transfiguration Sunday and  Year C Transfiguration Sunday. Readings: Exodus 24:12-18: God calls Moses to come up the mountain to receive God’s commands, and he obeys and spends 40 days and nights with God on the … Continue reading

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UN World Day of Social Justice, Feb 20

World Day of Social Justice takes place on February, 20 2020. The theme is “Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice”The UN World Day of Social Justice is an awareness day which had been initiated by the United Nations … Continue reading

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COCU16A – not in 2020 lectionary

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COCU15A.Epiphany7A

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COCU14A.Epiphany6A.16thFebruary2020

Readings:Deuteronomy 30:15-20: Moses offers the people a choice between life and death, challenging them to love and remain faithful to God and God’s commandments, and promising them prosperity and blessing if they do.Psalm 119:1-8: Because a life of integrity is blessed, the … Continue reading

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National Apology Day (Australia), 13th February

On 13 February 2008, the first sitting of the new parliamentary year, then-Prime Minister Kevin Rudd formally acknowledged the immense suffering experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people due to past government policies of forced child removal and decades … Continue reading

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COCU13A.Epiphany5A.9thFebruary2020

Readings: Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12): The people complain because God does not seem to notice when they fast and pray, but Isaiah speaks God’s word that challenges them on their injustice and exploitation – that they have the appearance of penitence … Continue reading

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World Council of Churches – Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

At least once a year, Christians are reminded of Jesus’ prayer for his disciples that “they may be one so that the world may believe” (see John 17.21). Hearts are touched and Christians come together to pray for their unity. … Continue reading

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COCU12A.Ephiphany4A.2February2020

Readings: Micah 6:1-8: God challenges God’s people regarding their tiring of God, and calls them to love mercy, do justice and walk with God in humility. Psalm 15: Those who are true worshipers, who may enter God’s presence, are the ones who … Continue reading

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