Holy Thursday

Readings

Exodus 12:1-8, 11-14

The law for the passover meal.

Corinthians 11:23-26

Until the Lord comes, every time you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim his death.

John 13:1-15

To the end he showed his love for them.

Good Friday

Readings

Isaiah 52:13-53:12

He surrendered himself to death, while bearing the faults of many.

Hebrews 4:14-16; 5:7-9

He learned obedience and became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him.

John 8:1-19:42

The passion of our Lord Jesus Christ according to John.

Holy Saturday

Readings

Genesis 1:1-2:2

God saw all he had made, and indeed it was good.

Genesis 22:1-18

Abraham's sacrifice of Isaac.

Exodus 14:15-15:1

Tell the children of Israel to march on, to walk through the sea on dry ground.

Isaiah 54:5-14

But with everlasting love I have taken pity on you, says the Lord, your redeemer.

Isaiah 55:1-11

Come to me and your soul will live. With you I will make an everlasting covenant.

Baruch 3:9-15, 32-4:4

Walk in the way of God and you will live in peace for ever.

Ezekiel 36:16-28

I shall pour clean water over you and I shall give you a new heart.

Romans 6:3-11

Christ, having been raised from the dead, will never die again.

Matthew 28:1-10

He has risen from the dead and now he is going before you to Galilee.

Easter Sunday

Readings

Acts 10:34, 37-43

We have eaten and drunk with him after his resurrection from the dead.

Colossians 3:1-4

Look for things that are in heaven, where Christ is.

Corinthians 5:6-8
(ALTERNATIVE SECOND READING)

Throw away the old yeast, that you may be new dough.

John 20:1-9

The teaching of Scripture is that he must rise from the dead.