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These readings are from the Anglican Church of Canada’s adaptation of the Revised Common Lectionary. On Sundays and feast days there is a link to the full readings.

Lenten Feria (Violet) Eve of 5 Lent

Saturday, April 6th, 2019

Morning Prayer: Ps 107:33?Çô43, 108:1?Çô6 (7?Çô13); Jer 23:9?Çô15; Rom 9:1?Çô18; Coll 292

Holy Eucharist: As Sunday, except Jer 11:18?Çô20; Ps 7:1?Çô2, 9?Çô12; Jn 7:40?Çô53 OR com John Donne, Priest and Poet, 1631 (Violet) transferred from 31 March: Common of a Saint (1) 438 or FAS 131; Pr 8:1?Çô11; Ps 19:9?Çô14, Jn 12:20?Çô26; Preface of Lent

Evening Prayer: Ps 33; (Ex 2:23?Çô3:15); Jn 6:60?Çô71; Coll 295 (Eve of 5 Lent)

In some places, crucifixes and other images are veiled in violet cloth in advance of Evensong today.

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