Readings for Children

OLD TESTAMENT READINGS

  1. Isaiah 25:6a, 7-9 “…he will destroy death forever…”
  2. Lamentations 3:22-26 “…My portion is the Lord, says my soul…”

NEW TESTAMENT READINGS

  1. Romans 6:3-4,8-9 “…We were indeed buried with him through baptism …”
  2. Romans 14:7-9 “…whether we live or die, we are the Lord’s…”
  3. 1 Corinthians 15:20-23 “…But now Christ has been raised from the dead…”
  4. Ephesians 1:3-5“…[He] has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavens…”
  5. 1 Thessalonians 4:13-14,18 “…if we believe that Jesus died and rose…”
  6. Revelation 7:9-10, 15-17 “…They will not hunger or thirst anymore …”
  7. Revelation 21:1a, 3-5a “… He will wipe every tear from their eyes …”

GOSPEL READINGS

  1. Matthew 11:25-30 “…you have revealed them to the childlike …”
  2. Mark 10:13-16 “… Let the children come to me …”
  3. John 6:37-40 “… All who believe in the Son will have eternal life …”
  4. John 6:51-58 “… All who eat this bread will live for ever …”
  5. John 11:32-38,40 “… Lazarus, come out …”
  6. John 19:25-30 “… It is finished …”