Easter Sunday

Activities related to Easter Sunday

Lectionary Days

41: New Life in Christ ABC
First Story of Creation • Use at least three, or up to seven readings from the OT, but always include #3: 1) Gen 1:1—2:2 or 1, 26-31a; 2) Gen 22:1-18 or 1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18; 3) Exod 14:15—15:1; 4) Isa 54:5-14; 5) Isa 55:1-11; 6) Bar 3:9-15, 32-4:4; 7) Ezek 36:16-17a, 18-28
Responses after each OT Reading: 1) Ps 104:1-2, 5-6, 10+12, 13-14, 24+35 or Ps 33:4-5, 6-7, 12-13, 20-22; 2) Ps 16:5+8, 9-10, 11; 3) Exod 15:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 17-18; 4) Ps 30:2+4, 5-6, 11-12a+13b; 5) Isa 12:2-3, 4bcd, 5-6; 6) Ps 19:8, 9, 10, 11; 7) Ps 42:3, 5; 43:3, 4 or 51:12-13, 14-15, 18-19
The Testing of Abraham • NT Reading: Rom 6:3-11; Response after the Epistle: Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23
The Women at the Tomb • Gospels for Years A, B, C: A) Matt 28:1-10; B) Mark 16:1-7; C) Luke 24:1-12
42: Made New by Christ ABC
Peter's Discourse • Acts 10:34a, 37-43
Ps 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23
Mystical Death and Resurrection • Col 3:1-4 or 1 Cor 5:6b-8
Peter and the Disciple at the Tomb • John 20:1-9 or Luke 24:13-35 (for afternoon Masses)