Sermons Based on Readings from The Revised Common Lectionary

This page is a work in progress. I’m filling it in as I prepare notes on every reading in all three years of lectionary texts. Note: The current year is on the left (or at the top on mobile devices).

Year C

Advent

  • First Sunday of Advent
  • Second Sunday of Advent
  • Third Sunday of Advent
  • Fourth Sunday of Advent

Christmas

  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper I
  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper II
  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper III
  • First Sunday after Christmas Day
  • Holy Name of Jesus
  • New Year’s Day
  • Second Sunday After Christmas Day

Epiphany

  • Epiphany of the Lord
  • Baptism of the Lord
  • Second Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Third Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Fourth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Presentation of the Lord
  • Fifth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Sixth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Seventh Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Transfiguration Sunday

Lent

  • Ash Wednesday
  • First Sunday in Lent
  • Second Sunday in Lent
  • Third Sunday in Lent
  • Annunciation of the Lord
  • Fourth Sunday in Lent
  • Fifth Sunday in Lent
  • Liturgy of the Palms
  • Liturgy of the Passion

Holy Week

  • Monday of Holy Week
  • Tuesday of Holy Week
  • Wednesday of Holy Week
  • Maundy Thursday
  • Good Friday
  • Holy Saturday

Easter

  • Easter Vigil
  • Resurrection of the Lord
  • Easter Evening
  • Second Sunday of Easter
  • Third Sunday of Easter
  • Fourth Sunday of Easter
  • Fifth Sunday of Easter
  • Sixth Sunday of Easter
  • Ascension of the Lord
  • Seventh Sunday of Easter
  • Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth
  • Day of Pentecost

The Season After Pentecost

Year A

Advent

  • First Sunday of Advent
  • Second Sunday of Advent
  • Third Sunday of Advent
  • Fourth Sunday of Advent

Christmas

  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper I
  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper II
  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper III
  • First Sunday after Christmas Day
  • Holy Name of Jesus
  • New Year’s Day
  • Second Sunday After Christmas Day

Epiphany

  • Epiphany of the Lord
  • Baptism of the Lord
  • Second Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Third Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Fourth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Presentation of the Lord
  • Fifth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Sixth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Seventh Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Transfiguration Sunday

Lent

  • Ash Wednesday
  • First Sunday in Lent
  • Second Sunday in Lent
  • Third Sunday in Lent
  • Annunciation of the Lord
  • Fourth Sunday in Lent
  • Fifth Sunday in Lent
  • Liturgy of the Palms
  • Liturgy of the Passion

Holy Week

  • Monday of Holy Week
  • Tuesday of Holy Week
  • Wednesday of Holy Week
  • Maundy Thursday
  • Good Friday
  • Holy Saturday

Easter

  • Easter Vigil
  • Resurrection of the Lord
  • Easter Evening
  • Second Sunday of Easter
  • Third Sunday of Easter
  • Fourth Sunday of Easter
  • Fifth Sunday of Easter
  • Sixth Sunday of Easter
  • Ascension of the Lord
  • Seventh Sunday of Easter
  • Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth
  • Day of Pentecost

The Season After Pentecost

  • First Sunday After Pentecost (Trinity Sunday)
  • Second Sunday After Pentecost
  • Third Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fourth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fifth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Sixth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Seventh Sunday After Pentecost
  • Eighth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Ninth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Tenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-First Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-Second Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost
  • EXTRA: Thanksgiving Sermon Ideas

Year B

Advent

  • First Sunday of Advent
  • Second Sunday of Advent
  • Third Sunday of Advent
  • Fourth Sunday of Advent

Christmas

  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper I
  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper II
  • Nativity of the Lord – Proper III
  • First Sunday after Christmas Day
  • Holy Name of Jesus
  • New Year’s Day
  • Second Sunday After Christmas Day

Epiphany

  • Epiphany of the Lord
  • Baptism of the Lord
  • Second Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Third Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Fourth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Presentation of the Lord
  • Fifth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Sixth Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Seventh Sunday After the Epiphany
  • Transfiguration Sunday

Lent

  • Ash Wednesday
  • First Sunday in Lent
  • Second Sunday in Lent
  • Third Sunday in Lent
  • Annunciation of the Lord
  • Fourth Sunday in Lent
  • Fifth Sunday in Lent
  • Liturgy of the Palms
  • Liturgy of the Passion

Holy Week

  • Monday of Holy Week
  • Tuesday of Holy Week
  • Wednesday of Holy Week
  • Maundy Thursday
  • Good Friday
  • Holy Saturday

Easter

  • Easter Vigil
  • Resurrection of the Lord
  • Easter Evening
  • Second Sunday of Easter
  • Third Sunday of Easter
  • Fourth Sunday of Easter
  • Fifth Sunday of Easter
  • Sixth Sunday of Easter
  • Ascension of the Lord
  • Seventh Sunday of Easter
  • Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth
  • Day of Pentecost

The Season After Pentecost

  • First Sunday After Pentecost (Trinity Sunday)
  • Second Sunday After Pentecost
  • Third Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fourth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fifth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Sixth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Seventh Sunday After Pentecost
  • Eighth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Ninth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Tenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-First Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-Second Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost
  • Twenty-Fourth Sunday After Pentecost
  • EXTRA: Thanksgiving Sermon Ideas