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Daily Scripture readings for the weeks of March 20 and 27.

Daily Scripture readings for the weeks of March 20 and 27.

Sunday, March 20, Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Reading: Luke 19:28-40 (procession)
Reading: Isaiah 50:4-7
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 22:8-9, 17-18, 19-20, 23-24
Reading: Philippians 2:6-11
Gospel: Luke 22:14 – 23:56 or 23:1-49

Monday of Holy Week, March 21
Reading: Isaiah 42:1-7
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 27:1-3, 13-14
Gospel: John 12:1-11

Tuesday of Holy Week, March 22
Reading: Isaiah 49:1-6
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 71:1-4a, 5ab-6b, 15, 17
Gospel: John 13:21-33, 36-38

Tuesday of Holy Week, March 22, Mass of Chrism at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Reading: Isaiah 61:1-3a, 6a, 8b-9
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 89:21-22, 25, 27
Reading: Revelations 1:5-8
Gospel: Luke 4:16-21

Wednesday of Holy Week, March 23
Reading: Isaiah 50:4-9a
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 69:8-10, 21-22, 31, 33-34
Gospel: Matthew 26:14-25

Holy Thursday of the Lord’s Supper, (Mass of the Lord’s Supper), March 24
Reading: Exodus 12:1-8, 11-14
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 116:12-13, 15-16bc, 17-18
Reading: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26
Gospel: John 13:1-15

Friday of the Passion of the Lord, (Good Friday), March 25, Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Reading: Isaiah 52:13 – 53:12
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 31:2, 6, 12-13, 15-17, 25
Reading: Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9
Gospel: John 18:1 – 19:42

Saturday, March 26, Easter Vigil in the Holy Night, Mass of Vigil
Reading: Genesis 1:1 – 2:2 or 1:1, 26-31a
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 104:1-2, 5-6, 10, 12-14, 24, 35 or 33:4-7, 12-13, 20, 22
Reading: Genesis 22:1-18 or 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18
Responsorial Psalm: 16:5, 8-11
Reading: Exodus 14:15 – 15:1
Responsorial Psalm: Exodus 15:1-6, 17-18
Reading: Isaiah 54:5-14
Responsorial Psalm: 30:2, 4-6, 11-12, 13
Reading: Isaiah 55:1-11
Responsorial Psalm: Isaiah 12:2-3, 4-6
Reading: Baruch 3:9-15, 32 – 4:4
Responsorial Psalm: 19:8-11
Reading: Ezekiel 36:16-17a, 18-28
Responsorial Psalms: Psalms 42:3, 5; 43:3-4
or, when baptism is celebrated
Psalm: Isaiah 12:2-3, 4bcd, 5-6 or Psalm: 51:12-15, 18-19
Reading: Romans 6:3-11
Responsorial Psalm: 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23
Gospel: Luke 24:1-12

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord, March 27
Reading: Acts 10:34a, 37-43
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23
Reading: Colossians 3:1-4 or 1 Corinthians 5:6b-8
Gospel: John 20:1-9 or Luke 24:1-12,
afternoon or evening Mass, Luke 24:13-35

Monday, within the Octave of Easter, March 28
Reading: Acts 2:14, 22-33
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 16:1-2a, 5, 7-11
Gospel: Matthew 28:8-15

Tuesday, within the Octave of Easter, March 29
Reading: Acts 2:36-41
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 33:4-5, 18-20, 33
Gospel: John 20:11-18

Wednesday, within the Octave of Easter, March 30
Reading: Acts 3:1-10
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 105:1-4, 6-9
Gospel: Luke 24:13-35

Thursday, within the Octave of Easter, March 31
Reading: Acts 3:11-26
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 8:2ab, 5-9
Gospel: Luke 24:35-48

Friday, within the Octave of Easter, April 1
Reading: Acts 4:1-12
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 118:1-2, 4, 22-27a
Gospel: John 21:1-14

Saturday, within the Octave of Easter, April 2
Reading: Acts 4:13-21
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 118:1, 14-15b, 16-21
Gospel: Mark 16:9-15

Sunday, Second Sunday of Easter or Sunday of Divine Mercy, April 3
Reading: Acts 5:12-16
Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24
Reading: Revelations 1:9-11a, 12-13, 17-19
Gospel: John 20:19-31

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