Common Worship Almanacs for 2019–20
for desktop calendars, smartphones and tablets

Liturgical Calendar and Lectionary files for Apple, Google, Outlook, iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows
and other calendar software

Download a complete calendar and lectionary ‘almanac’ for the liturgical year beginning on Advent Sunday 2019, and ending on the eve of Advent Sunday 2020, according to the calendar of the Church of England (Common Worship and BCP).

This almanac is available in a number of formats for Microsoft Outlook, Apple iCal, iPhone or iPad, Google Calendar and for other vCalendar-compatible calendar applications. It can be synced from a desktop calendar to other an iPhone, iPad, iPod, or other smartphones. The Calendar can also be loaded into Google Calendar and synced to an Android device, and used with a Windows Phone or Windows Surface tablet.

To preview the data that is available, use the ‘web page’ option below. It is strongly recommended that you create a new empty calendar before importing. This will enable you to easily remove the data if the import goes wrong or you decide that you don’t want it. For further information and instructions on each version, click on the appropriate sub-heading in the Instructions section.


This Calendar and Lectionary is offered free of any charge, and without warranty. As you can imagine it takes some effort to compile. If you would like to make a contribution to my costs then donations may be made via PayPal or Amazon to To use PayPal, simply browse to, enter the amount and click or tap the “Next” button. Do select “Sending to a friend or family”: if you select “Paying for an item or service” PayPal will deduct a fee.

Or you can log in to your Paypal account, and select “pay or send money” and then “Sending to a friend or family”; enter the email address, and specify your donation. PayPal does not charge a fee for this transaction; if you select “Paying for an item or service” they will.

Alternatively, Amazon UK gift vouchers are a convenient method and can be purchased online at Amazon and delivered by email to . Please do use and not or another Amazon site to buy vouchers. vouchers can only be redeemed or spent at the US (and similarly for other countries).


Select which lectionaries to include:

Select which days to include collects:

Select which collects to include:

Liturgical colours

Anglican Cycle of Prayer

Lectionary link
(include for each day a weblink to more detailed lectionary information for that day)

Sundays and Festivals only

Select download type

The 2019-20 Almanac contains several additional sets of lectionary data which can optionally be included in any download:

Further details about the first two can be found at the Church of England website here.


Click on the appropriate item to show the corresponding information.

>Outlook iCalendar file

>Outlook csv file

>iCalendar file

>iCalendar subscription (including Apple iPad and iPhone)

>Google Calendar


If you would like to be informed of future releases of this almanac, or of any important corrections or changes, you can subscribe to an email announcement list. Your email address will be kept safe and will not be sold or used for other purposes. Just email If you have received notice in previous years and have not changed your email address then you are still on my list. Or you can subscribe directly by entering your email address on this page.


Sunrise and Sunset

Calculate the times of sunrise and sunset for your UK location, and import to your calendar. See crosscal.

Simon Kershaw
26 August 2019