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Oct 28, 2019

Welcome to This Week’s Lectionary with the CEB – a podcast where we share the next week’s readings from the revised common lectionary in the Common English Bible translation.


Today’s readings are for Sunday, November 3. They include:

Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4

Psalm 119:137-144 

Isaiah 1:10-18

Psalm 32:1-7 

2 Thessalonians 1:1-4, 11-12 

Luke 19:1-10  


All Saints’ Day is also this week on Thursday, November 1. Those verses include:

Daniel 7:1-3, 15-18

Psalm 149 

Ephesians 1:11-23 

Luke 6:20-31


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