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Episcopal Church (USA) Revised Common Lectionary

THE MARTYRS OF UGANDA, 1886, DAY OF PENTECOST, VIGIL SERVICE Episcopal Church (USA) Revised Common Lectionary First Reading Ge 11:1–9 Psalm Ps 33:12–22 or Song Thr 29–34or Ps 130 or Is 12:2–6 or Ps 104:25–32 Second Reading Ex 19:1–916–20a20:18–20 Third Reading Eze 37:1–14 Fourth Reading Joe 2:28–32 EpistleAc 2:1–11 or Ro 8:14–1722–27 GospelJn 7:37–39a
June 11 Lesson 2 (KJV) Gideon Devotional Reading:Psalm 83:1–12, 18 Background Scripture:Judges 6–8 Judges 6:11–18 11 And there came an angel of the Lord, and sat under an oak which was in Ophrah, that pertained unto Joash the Abiezrite: and his son Gideon threshed wheat by the winepress, to hide it from the Midianites. 12 And the angel of the Lord appeared unto him, and said unto him, The Lord is with thee, thou mighty man of valour. 13 And Gideon said unto him, Oh my Lord, if the Lord be with us, why then is all this befallen us? and where be all his miracles which our fathers told us of, saying, Did not the Lord bring us up from Egypt? but now the Lord hath forsaken us, and delivered us into the hands of the Midianites. 14 And the Lord looked upon him, and said, Go in this thy might, and thou shalt save Israel from the hand of the Midianites: have not I sent thee? 15 And he said unto him, Oh my Lord, wherewith shall I save Israel? behold, my family is poor in Manasseh, and I am the least in m…

The International Sunday School Lesson, Outline

June 4 Lesson 1 (KJV) Deborah and Barak Devotional Reading:Hebrews 11:29–40 Background Scripture:Judges 4, 5 Judges 4:1–10 1 And the children of Israel again did evil in the sight of the Lord, when Ehud was dead. 2 And the Lord sold them into the hand of Jabin king of Canaan, that reigned in Hazor; the captain of whose host was Sisera, which dwelt in Harosheth of the Gentiles. 3 And the children of Israel cried unto the Lord: for he had nine hundred chariots of iron; and twenty years he mightily oppressed the children of Israel. 4 And Deborah, a prophetess, the wife of Lapidoth, she judged Israel at that time. 5 And she dwelt under the palm tree of Deborah between Ramah and Bethel in mount Ephraim: and the children of Israel came up to her for judgment. 6 And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam out of Kedeshnaphtali, and said unto him, Hath not the Lord God of Israel commanded, saying, Go and draw toward mount Tabor, and take with thee ten thousand men of the children of Naphtali and of…