Taize - Daily Bible Readings


PLEASE NOTE:  These readings will usually be updated every Friday




Fri, 18 December

Isaiah said: The peoples of the earth will say, “Come, let us go up to the mountain of the Lord so that he may teach us his ways.”

Isaiah 2:2-5

Sat, 19 December

Days are coming, says the Lord, when I shall fulfil the promise of happiness I made to my people, and from among them I shall raise one who will do what is just and right in the land.

Jeremiah 33:14-16

SUN, 20 December

Mary said to the angel: I am the Lord’s servant, let it happen to me as you have said.

Luke 1:26-38

Mon, 21 December

Christ is the image of the unseen God; in him all things have been created, in heaven and upon the earth, both the visible and the invisible.

Colossians 1:15-20

Tue, 22 December

There are different kinds of spiritual gifts, but it is the same Spirit; there are different ways of serving, but it is the same Lord; there are many forms of activity, but in everybody it is the same God who is at work in them all.

1 Corinthians 12:3-13

Wed, 23 December

An angel said to Joseph: Mary will bear a son, and you are to name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins.

Matthew 1:16-21

Thu, 24 December

The Lord says: Peace! Peace to those who are near and those who are far away, and I will heal them.

Isaiah 57:14-19

Fri, 25 December


When they had seen the child Jesus in the manger, the shepherds made known what they had been told concerning him and everyone who heard was astonished. But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.

Luke 2:16-21

​The Taize Community was founded by Frere Roger Schutz, in Taize, France, in 1940, and is an ecumenical monastic order.  The community promotes prayer, Bible study, sharing and communal work in the spirit of kindness, simplicity and reconciliation.   

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