Divine Liturgy

Acts of the Apostles

The Acts of our fathers the apostles, may their blessings be with us. Amen.

Acts 27:27-37

    27:27 Now when the fourteenth night had come, as we were driven up and down in the Adriatic Sea, about midnight the sailors sensed that they were drawing near some land. 28 And they took soundings and found it to be twenty fathoms; and when they had gone a little farther, they took soundings again and found it to be fifteen fathoms. 29 Then, fearing lest we should run aground on the rocks, they dropped four anchors from the stern, and prayed for day to come. 30 And as the sailors were seeking to escape from the ship, when they had let down the skiff into the sea, under pretense of putting out anchors from the prow, 31 Paul said to the centurion and the soldiers, "Unless these men stay in the ship, you cannot be saved." 32 Then the soldiers cut away the ropes of the skiff and let it fall off. 33 And as day was about to dawn, Paul implored them all to take food, saying, "Today is the fourteenth day you have waited and continued without food, and eaten nothing. 34 Therefore I urge you to take nourishment, for this is for your survival, since not a hair will fall from the head of any of you." 35 And when he had said these things, he took bread and gave thanks to God in the presence of them all; and when he had broken it he began to eat. 36 Then they were all encouraged, and also took food themselves. 37 And in all we were two hundred and seventy-six persons on the ship.

The word of the Lord shall grow, multiply, be mighty, and be confirmed, in the holy Church of God. Amen.


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Coptic Lectionary

6th Sunday - Born Blind Man

Winds of Heaven Season
Lenten Tune - Abstinence
6th Sunday - Born Blind Man

Sunday
14 April, 2019
Baramoudah 6, 1735

Vespers
Luke 13:22-35

Matins
Matthew 23:1-39

Pauline
Colossians 3:5-17

Catholic
1 John 5:13-21

Acts
Acts 27:27-37

Synaxarium
2 events

Gospel
John 9:1-41

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