Scriptures and Themes for Holy Week, Year B

 

Palm Sunday

March 28, 2021

 

At the Blessing of the Psalms: Mark 11: 1-11

 

First Proclamation: Isaiah 50: 4-9

Psalm: Psalm 31: 9-15

Second Proclamation: Philippians 2: 5-11

Gospel: Mark 15: 1-20 or Mark 14: 32-15: 39

 

Theme: “The Glory of His Humility” 

 

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Monday in Holy Week

March 29, 2021

 

First Proclamation: Isaiah 42: 1-9

Psalm: Psalm 36: 5-11

Second Proclamation: Hebrews 9: 11-15

Gospel: John 12: 1-11

 

Theme: “The Glory of His Blood”

 

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Tuesday in Holy Week

March 30, 2021

 

 First Proclamation: Isaiah 49: 1-7

Psalm: Psalm 71: 1-7; 10-13

 Second Proclamation: 1 Corinthians 1: 18-24

Gospel: John 12: 44-50

Theme: “The Glory of His Words”

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Wednesday in Holy Week

March 31, 2021

 

 First Proclamation: Isaiah 50: 4-9

Psalm: Psalm 70

 

Second Proclamation: Hebrews 12: 1-3

Gospel: John 13: 21-32

 

Theme: “The Glory of His Endurance”

 

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Maundy Thursday

April 1, 2021

 

First Proclamation: Exodus 12: 1-8; 11-14

Psalm: Psalm 116: 1-2; 12-14; 16

 Second Proclamation: 1 Corinthians 11: 23-26

Gospel: John 13: 1-15

 

Theme: “The Glory of His Servanthood”

 

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Good Friday

April 2, 2021

 

First Proclamation: Isaiah 53: 1-12

Psalm: Psalm 22

 Second Proclamation: Hebrews 4: 14-16

Gospel: John 18: 1-19: 42

 

Theme: “The Glory of His Cross”

 

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Holy Saturday

April 3, 2021

 

First Proclamation: Job 14: 1-14

Psalm: Psalm 31: 1-4; 15-16

Second Proclamation: 1 Peter 4: 1-8

Gospel: Matthew 27: 57-66

 

Theme: “The Glory of His Rest”

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