When they saw that the star had stopped, they were overwhelmed with joy.Photo by Casey Horner on Unsplash; licensed under CC0.
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Epiphany of Our Lord
Matthew 2:1-12 Commentary
by Niveen Sarras
The image of the wise men on the Christmas cards is different than what we have in the Bible.
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Isaiah 60:1-6 Commentary
by Charles L. Aaron, Jr.
We often call it the “bridge.” We look at the gap, or chasm, between the text and the contemporary situation, while wondering how we can leap from the inspiring words of scripture to the present ...
Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14 Commentary
by Beth L. Tanner
The Greek meaning of “epiphany” means to reveal or uncover.
Ephesians 3:1-12 Commentary
by Israel Kamudzandu
The need for unity and equality continues to paralyze both the human family and the Church.
Following a Star
by Karoline Lewis
January 06, 2019
“When King Herod heard this, he was frightened, and all Jerusalem with him.” Ah yes, Herod. Be afraid. Be very afraid.
When persons in power fear competition? Well, ...
Sermon Brainwave #642 - Day of Epiphany
Discussion on texts for Day of Epiphany (Jan. 6, 2019): (Gospel) Matthew 2:1-12; (First Reading) Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14; (Second Reading) Ephesians 3:1-12. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for Working Preacher.