May Month

MAR THOMA SYRIAN CHURCH OF MALABAR
(LECTIONARY)
CHRISTIAN YEAR - 2018

MAY

Date Lessons Epistle-Gospels Evening

1 Tuesday

May Day
  Gen. 1:26-2:3 2 Thes.3:6-15  
  Jam. 5:1-6 St.Mat. 11:28-30  

6 Sunday

Christ’s Invitation to participate in Caring (Metropolitan Fund) 5th Sunday after Easter
C.H. 255 Ezek. 34:15-24 Acts 4:32-37 Ps. 47
  2 Cor. 8:1-9 St.Luke. 19:1-10 Jam. 2:1-13

8 Tuesday

St. John’s the Apostle Day
  Isa. 41:1-14 1 John. 5:1-12  
  Rev. 1:1-20 St.John 21:20-25  
10 Thursday Sulokho: Ascension of our Lord - Christ: Lord for All (40th Day after Easter)
C.H. 160 Exo. 14:10-20 1 John1:1-10 Prov. 4:10-19
  Acts. 16:19-34 St.John 14:1-7 Ps. 116

13 Sunday

Waiting upon the Holy Spirit
C.H. 192 Isa. 40:25-31 Acts.1:12-14 Ps. 34
  Acts.1:1-11 St.John. 14:25-31 Acts.1:15-26

20 Sunday

Feast of Pentecost - ‘Come Holy Spirit Renew Us’ (50th Day after Easter)
C.H. 187 Ezek. 37:1-14 Titus. 3:5-8  Joel. 2:28-32
  Acts. 2:1-13 St.John. 16:5-15  Rom. 8:12-39

27 Sunday

Trinity Sunday “We worship the Triune God” (First Sunday after Pentecost) Sacred Music Sunday
C.H. 160 Gen. 1:1-28 2 Cor. 13:11-14 Gen. 1:1-15
  1 John. 1:1-10 St.John. 1:1-18 Ps. 150