Category Archives: COCU Year C

COCU17C.Transfiguration Sunday.27Feb2022

Transfiguration Sunday – last Sunday in Epiphany See also COCU17A.Transfiguration A and COCU17B.Transfiguration B resources on this website Year C readings Exodus 34:29-35: After bringing the tablets of the law down the mountain, Moses’ face shines. And every time after … Continue reading

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COCU15C.20Feb2022

Readings Genesis 45:3-11,15The dreamer Joseph, who has been toying with his brothers, now reveals himself to them, asks about his father, and assures them that what they intended for evil God has used for good. Their family would be saved … Continue reading

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COCU14C.13Feb2022

Readings Jeremiah 17:5-10Cursed are those who trust in human strength and turn away from God. They live in barrenness with no hope. But those who trust in God are like trees planted near a river. They have green leaves and … Continue reading

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COCU13C.6February2022

Readings Isaiah 6:1-8, (9-13)In the year King Uzziah Dies, Isaiah has a vision of God’s glory in the temple, where he is cleansed and he responds to God’s call. Then God tells him to say to the people that they … Continue reading

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COCU12C.30January2022

COCU is a coding index so the lectionary weeks remain consistent for each year. Readings Jeremiah 1:4-10: Jeremiah is called to be a prophet, and God explains God’s knowledge of Jeremiah from his conception, and God’s message for Jeremiah to … Continue reading

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COCU11C.23January2022

ReadingsNehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10: Ezra reads the book of the law to the people. They respond in remorse, but Nehemiah encourages them to be joyful and to celebrate. Psalm 19: A celebration of God’s word, proclaimed and revealed in creation, … Continue reading

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COCU10C.16January2022

Isaiah 62:1-5: Isaiah’s prayer for Jerusalem, and prophecy that God will restore her to be a place that people celebrate – even as bride and groom celebrate each other. Psalm 36:5-10: A song of celebration for God’s unfailing love and … Continue reading

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COCU9C.Baptism of ChristC.9January2022

(See also Baptism on this site and COCU9B) Isaiah 43:1-7: God’s people have no reason to fear, for God has redeemed them, and they will not be harmed when passing through water or flame. God will bring the children of … Continue reading

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COCU8C.EpiphanyC.6Jan2022

Isaiah 60:1-6: The light of God’s glory and God’s goodness shines on God’s people, and people from across the earth are drawn to bring gifts and worship God.Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14: A prayer for God’s love of justice to fill God’s … Continue reading

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COCU7C.Christmas2C.2Jan2022

(the Sunday before Epiphany on January 6th) See also prayers for the New Year and resources for a focus on Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Bible readings Jeremiah 31:7-14: A promise of God’s restoration for God’s exiled people in which God commits … Continue reading

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