Friday of Sexagesima

Daily Lectionary: Job 16:1-22; John 7:1-13   “My time has not yet come, but your time is always here.” (John 7:6)   In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. It appears here in the Gospel of John [...]

Thursday of Sexagesima

Today’s Reading: 2 Corinthians 11:19-12:9 Daily Lectionary: Job 15:1-23, 30-35; John 6:60-71   But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in [...]

Wednesday of Sexagesima

Daily Lectionary: Job 14:1-22; John 6:41-49   You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor. (The Small Catechism: Eighth Commandment)   In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. Scripture [...]

Martin Luther, Doctor and Confessor

Daily Lectionary: Job 13:13-28; John 6:22-40   “Truly, truly, I say to you, a servant is not greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him.” (John 13:16) [...]

Monday of Sexagesima

Today’s Reading: Isaiah 55:10-13 Daily Lectionary: Job 13:1-12; John 6:1-21   “For as the rain and the snow come down from heaven and do not return there but water the earth, making it [...]


Today’s Reading: Luke 8:4-15 Daily Lectionary: Job 12:1-6, 12-25; John 5:30-47   “A sower went out to sow his seed…” (Luke 8:5)   In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. Jesus is the [...]

Saturday of Septuagesima

Daily Lectionary: Job 11:1-20; John 5:19-29   We have heard with our ears, O God, our fathers have told us the deeds You did in days of old. (From the Introit for Sexagesima)   In the [...]

Valentine, Martyr

Daily Lectionary: Job 10:1-22; John 5:1-18   “You have granted me life and steadfast love, and your care has preserved my spirit.” (Job 10:12)   In the Name + of Jesus. Amen. It’s odd [...]

Thursday of Septuagesima

Today’s Reading: 1 Corinthians 9:24-10:5 Daily Lectionary: Job 9:1-35; John 4:46-54   Every athlete exercises self-control in all things. They do it to receive a perishable wreath, but [...]

Wednesday of Septuagesima

Daily Lectionary: Job 8:1-22; John 4:27-45   We should fear and love God so that we do not take our neighbor’s money or possessions. (The Small Catechism: Seventh Commandment Explanation) [...]