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Listening to the Bible changes the way you understand scripture. Each week on This Week’s Lectionary with the CEB, you’ll hear that week’s scriptures from the revised common lectionary in the Common English Bible translation. Our audio version of the Bible was produced with a multitude of diverse voices.

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May 25, 2020

This is the last podcast in this series. Thank you for listening! Find out more about the Common English Bible at www.CommonEnglishBible.com.

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, May 31. They include:

 

1 Samuel 2:1-10 

Psalm 113 

Romans 12:9-16b 

Luke 1:39-57

 

Which Bible is right for your personal reading and devotion? Visit www.CommonEnglishBible.com/WhichBible to answer a few questions and find out.