Notable Feast Days this Week:

January 14 - Nina of Georgia, 325 (Eastern)
January 15 - The Prophet Habakkuk (Roman Catholic)
January 16 - Fursey, East Anglia, 648
January 17 - Anthony the Great, Egypt, 356 
January 18 - The Confession of Peter (Anglican/Lutheran)
January 18 - Athanasius and Cyril (Eastern)
January 19 - Wulfstan, Worchester, 1095 (Anglican/Catholic)
January 20 - Fabian, 250 (Western) 

Revised Common Lectionary

Isaiah 62:1-5
Psalm 36:5-10
1 Corinthians 12:1-11
John 2:1-11

Daily Readings

Abbreviated Daily Readings
Liturgical Color - Green

---Second Sunday after the Epiphany--- January 20, 2019 (Year C)
Working Miracles and Giving Gifts
"God rejoices and delights in us (Isaiah 62:1-5); his steadfast love offers us refuge in the shadow of his wings (Psalm 36:5-10). Christ showed his power while on earth, working many signs and miracles, including one at the wedding of Cana (John 2:1-11). God gives each of us spiritual gifts to use in his service (1 Corinthians 12:1-11)." - Thomas Oden
Resources for the Second Sunday after the Epiphany

“The miracle of our Lord Jesus Christ, whereby He made the water into wine, is not marvelous to those who know that it was God's doing. For He who made wine on that day at the marriage feast, in those six water-pots, which He commanded to be filled with water, the self-same does this every year in vines. For even as that which the servants put into the water-pots was turned into wine by the doing of the Lord, so in like manner also is what the clouds pour forth changed into wine by the doing of the same Lord. But we do not wonder at the latter, because it happens every year: it has lost its marvellousness by its constant recurrence. And yet it suggests a greater consideration than that which was done in the water-pots. For who is there that considers the works of God, whereby this whole world is governed and regulated, who is not amazed and overwhelmed with miracles? If he considers the vigorous power of a single grain of any seed whatever, it is a mighty thing, it inspires him with awe.”

   - Augustine, Tractate on the Gospel of John
Scripture Readings

Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep. You, Lord, preserve both people and animals. How priceless is your unfailing love, O God! People take refuge in the shadow of your wings...

Commentary on Psalm 36
Thomas Aquinas

Psalm 36, Isaiah 62,
1 Corinthians 12, John 2

Isaiah 62:1-5
God will take delight in his people

1 Corinthians 12:1-11
Many gifts but one Spirit

John 2:1-11
The wedding at Cana
Daily Readings
Revised Common Lectionary

Daily Readings
Book of Common Prayer

Bible in a Year
Practicing Prayer
Almighty God, whose Son our Savior Jesus Christ is the light of the world: Grant that your people, illumined by your Word and Sacraments, may shine with the radiance of Christ's glory, that he may be known, worshiped, and obeyed to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with you and the Holy Spirit lives and reigns, one God, now and forever. Amen. -from The Book of Common Prayer
Contemplative Prayer (View and Download)
Morning Prayer (View and Download)
Resources for Daily Prayer
Psalm Spotify Playlist
Singing Psalms and Hymns
Hymn suggestions for the Second Sunday after the Epiphany (Year C) from 

Hymns related to Psalm 36 from

Hymns related to John 2 from

Jesus, the Light of the World | Words: Charles Wesley and George D. Elderkin /
Music: George D. Elderkin, 1890 | Leadsheet 

Your Love O Lord (Psalm 36) | by Third Day | Chord Chart 

Psalm 36 | Genevan Resources

Psalm 36 Refrain | from The Emergent Psalter | Leadsheet

Psalm 36 Metrical Options
Music for Listening
Thematic Art 
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