Readings for the Liturgy of the Hours
 at Mount St. Scholastica:
Lent 2014, Cycle A, Year 2

Readings are taken from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible. Where there is a difference in verse numbers, NAB refers to the New American Bible.

First Week of the Psalter begins on Monday.

DateLiturgical CalendarMorning PraiseEvening Praise
  Fourth Week of Psalter begins with Morning Praise on March 5.    
Mar 5 Ash Wednesday Isaiah 58:1-14 RB 49.1-10
Mar 6 Thu after Ash Wednesday Deuteronomy 1:3-8-10 Ezekiel 1:1-14
Mar 7 Fri after Ash Wednesday Deuteronomy 1:9-18 Ezekiel 1:15-28a
  First Week of Psalter begins with Evening Praise on Mar 8.    
Mar 8 Sat after Ash Wednesday Deuteronomy 1:19-33 1 Cor 1:18-25
Matthew 4:1-11
Mar 9 First Sunday of Lent Heb 4:14-16; 5:7-10 Philippians 2:1-11
Mar 10 Mon of 1st Week of Lent Deuteronomy 1:34-45 Ezekiel 1:28b-2:10
Mar 11 Tue of 1st Week of Lent Deuteronomy 1:46-2:7 Ezekiel 3:1-11
Mar 12 Wed of 1st Week of Lent Deuteronomy 4:1-8 Ezekiel 3:12-21
Mar 13 Thu of 1st Week of Lent Deuteronomy 4:9-20 Ezekiel 3:22-27
Mar 14 Fri of 1st Week of Lent Deuteronomy 4:21-31 Ezekiel 4:1-8
Mar 15 Sat 2nd Week Ordinary Time Deuteronomy 4:32-40 2 Cor 4:5-15
Matthew 17:1-9
Mar 16 Second Sunday of Lent 1 Kings 19:9b-13a Hebrews 12:18-29
Mar 17 St. Patrick OptMem. Deuteronomy 5:1-10 Ezekiel 10:1-8
Mar 18 Tue of 2nd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 5:11-21 Matt 1:16, 18-21, 24
OR Luke 2:41-51
Mar 19 Joseph, Husband of Mary. Sol. Proverbs 3:13-24 Sirach 14:20-15:6
Mar 20 Thu of 2nd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 5:22-33 Matthew 19:27-29
Mar 21 Holy Father Benedict. OA. Sol. Sirach 2:1-18 1 Thess 5:12-24
Mar 22 Sat of 2nd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 6:1-9 Isaiah 12:1-6
John 4:5-42
Mar 23 Third Sunday of Lent Sirach 24:19-34
[old NAB 24:18-31]
Revelation 22:1-5
Mar 24 Mon of 3rd Week of Lent Luke 1:26-38 Luke 1:26-38
Mar 25 Annunciation Zephaniah 3:14-20 Ephesians 3:1-4
Mar 26 Wed of 3rd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 6:20-25 Ezek 10:9-22; 11:22-25
[E.P. old NAB Ezekiel 10:9-23 as given]
Mar 27 Thu of 3rd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 7:7-13 Ezekiel 12:1-7
Mar 28 Fri of 3rd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 8:1-10 Ezekiel 12:8-20
Mar 29 Sat of 3rd Week of Lent Deuteronomy 8:11-20 Isaiah 42:1-9
John 9:1-41
Mar 30 Fourth Sunday of Lent Romans 13:8-14 1 John 1:5-10; 2:7-11
Mar 31 Mon of 4th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 9:6-14 Ezekiel 15:1-8
Apr 1 Tue of 4th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 9:15-21 Ezekiel 18:1-5, 7-13
Apr 2 Wed of 4th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 9:22-29 Ezekiel 18:14-24
Apr 3 Thur of 4th Week of Lent Deut 10:1-5, 10-11 Ezekiel 18:25-32
Apr 4 Fri of 4th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 10:12-22 Ezekiel 20:1-17
Apr 5 Sat of 4th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 11:1-12 2 Cor 5:1-10
John 11:1-45
Apr 6 Fifth Sunday of Lent 1 Kings 17:17-24 Ephesians 2:1-10
Apr 7 Mon of 5th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 11:13-21 Ezekiel 24:15-27
Apr 8 Tues of 5th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 11:22-28 Ezekiel 33:1-9
Apr 9 Wed of 5th Week of Lent. 1vsp. Deuteronomy 15:1-11 Ezekiel 33:10-22
Apr 10 Thur of 5th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 15:12-18 Ezekiel 34:1-10
Apr 11 Fri of 5th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 16:1-8 Ezekiel 34:11-19
Apr 12 Sat of 5th Week of Lent Deuteronomy 16:9-20 Zechariah 9:9-10
Matthew 21:1-11
Apr 13 Passion/Palm Sunday Isaiah 63:1-4, 7-9 Hebrews 2:10-18
Apr 14 Mon of Holy Week Deuteronomy 24:10-22 Ezekiel 40:1-4; 42:15-20
Apr 15 Tue of Holy Week Deuteronomy 26:1-11 Ezekiel 43:1-7a, 10-12
Apr 16 Wed of Holy Week Deuteronomy 30:11-20 Ezekiel 47:1-12
Apr 17 Thu of Holy Week Deuteronomy 31:1-13 No evening praise
Apr 18 Good Friday. OA Romans 5:6-11
Midday: 1 Corinthians 1:21-25
No evening praise
Apr 19 Holy Saturday. OA Romans 8:18-25
Midday: 1 Thess 5:1-11
Evening: 1 Peter 1:18-21

*OA means Office of the Abbot in which the Abbot or Prioress serves as prayer leader.
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