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Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 Commentary
by Jennifer T. Kaalund
In this text, although Jesus is referring to the generation of his time, it seems it could just as easily be addressed to our generation.
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Zechariah 9:9-12 Commentary
by J. Blake Couey
Zechariah 9:9-12 is a post-exilic prophecy of hope, perhaps best known to Christians for its reuse in the New Testament.
Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67 Commentary
by Amanda Benckhuysen
“This is the Lord’s doing. We have nothing to say about it" (Genesis 24:50).
Psalm 145:8-14 Commentary
by W. Dennis Tucker, Jr.
Psalm 145 invites us to consider the comprehensive sweep of God’s rule in the world.
Romans 7:15-25a Commentary
by Kyle Fever
Romans 7 has played a crucial role in Christian anthropology.1
Rest for Your Soul
by Kathryn M. Schifferdecker
July 05, 2020
Dear Working Preacher,
How are you?
No, really, how are you? How is it with your heart, your spirit?
I hope you are well. I hope that the ministry you are doing these days is ...
Brainwave 732: Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 14A)
Join Profs. Rolf Jacobson, Karoline Lewis, Joy J. Moore, and Matt Skinner for a conversation on the Revised Common Lectionary texts for July 5, 2020 (Fifth Sunday after Pentecost - Ordinary 14A). Recorded via Zoom on June 4, 2020, for Working Preacher. Watch video version at https://youtu.be/cqrP5Ypogt4