Notable Feast Days this Week
October 7 - Osyth, England, 675
October 8 - 4th Ecumenical Council convened, 451 (Chalcedon) 
October 9 - Andronicus and Athanasia, Egypt, 5th cent.
October 9 - Yom Kippur 10 Tishri 
October 10 - Paulinus of York, 644
October 11 - Philip the Deacon, Acts 8:5 (Eastern/Lutheran)
October 12 - Symeon the New Theologian, 1021 (Eastern)
October 12 - Wilfrid of York, 709 (Western)
October 13 - Faustus, Januarius and Martial, Cordova, 304
Revised Common Lectionary

Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7
Psalm 66:1-12
2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c
Psalm 111
2 Timothy 2:8-15
Luke 17:11-19

Daily Readings (RCL)
Abbreviated Daily Readings

- Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost - October 13, 2019 (Year C)

Trust and Obey
Seek the welfare of the place where you live (Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7). Trust in God's power to heal in unexpected ways (2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c). Give thanks to the Lord for his power, love, and grace (Psalm 111/Psalm 66). He is faithful, even when we are faithless (2 Timothy 2:8-15). Just as the leper returned to thank God, so also we should thank God for his undeserved salvation (Luke 17:11-19).

Psalms of the Week
Scripture Readings

Psalm 66:1-12
Come and see what God has done

Psalm 111
I will give thanks with my whole heart

Commentary on Psalm 66
Craig SatterleeSpurgeon

Commentary on Psalm 111
Benedict XVI

Jeremiah 29, 2 Kings 5
2 Timothy 2
Luke 17,
Psalm 66
Psalm 111

Spotify Playlists
Psalm 66 and Psalm 111
Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7
Israel plants gardens in Babylon

2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c
Naaman is cleansed

2 Timothy 2:8-15
We will live with Christ

Luke 17:11-19
A leper gives thanks to God

Daily Readings
Revised Common Lectionary

Daily Readings
Book of Common Prayer

Bible in a Year
"Thy faith hath saved thee. The word save is restricted by some commentators to the cleanness of the flesh. But if this be the case, since Christ commends the lively faith of this Samaritan, it may be asked, how were the other nine saved? for all of them without exception obtained the same cure.  We must therefore arrive at the conclusion, that Christ has here pronounced a different estimate of the gift of God from that which is usually pronounced by ungodly men; namely, that it was a token or pledge of God’s fatherly love..." - John Calvin on Luke 17:11-19
Collect for the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost (BCP 1979)
Lord, we pray that your grace may always precede and follow us, that we may continually be given to good works; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.
Singing Psalms and Hymns
Hymn Suggestions for the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year C) from 

CCLI Contemporary Liturgy Song Select  

Hymns for Psalm 66 and Psalm 111 from

All Creatures of Our God and King Words by St. Francis of Assisi / Tune:  LASST UNS ERFREUEN | Leadsheets

Let All the Earth (Psalm 66) | by Steve Angrisano

Let All the Earth With Loud Rejoicing (Psalm 66:1-10) | Genevan Psalter | Leadsheet 

Praised be the Lord! I Shall Impart (Psalm 111) | Genevan Psalter | Leadsheet

Psalm 111 | Tune: How Firm A Foundation / Arranged by Sarah Majorins | Leadsheet Leadsheet (4-part)

Psalm 66 Refrain | from The Emergent Psalter Leadsheet

Psalm 111 Refrain | from The Emergent Psalter Leadsheet

Metrical Options | Psalm 66 and Psalm 111
Music for Listening
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