"Ecce Agnus Dei," All Souls' College chapel, Oxford.
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Second Sunday after Epiphany
John 1:29-42 Commentary
by Audrey West
"It is not about me." That is the message whenever people in the Fourth Gospel ask John the Baptist who he is.1
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Isaiah 49:1-7 Commentary
by Juliana Claassens
Soren Kierkegaard famously has said: “The door to happiness opens outward.”
Psalm 40:1-11 Commentary
by Jerome Creach
The lectionary selection from Psalm 40 includes ten verses that express thanksgiving (verses 1-10) and one verse of petition for help (verse 11).
1 Corinthians 1:1-9 Commentary
by Mary Hinkle Shore
As he opens his letters, Paul commonly names others alongside himself.1
by Karoline Lewis
January 15, 2017
“It was about four o'clock in the afternoon.” I have always been curious about this detail, but have never quite known what to do with it. I have also frequently been ...
SB520 - Second Sunday after Epiphany
Discussion on Revised Common Lectionary texts for Second Sunday after Epiphany (Jan. 15, 2017): (Gospel) John 1:29-42; (1st Reading) Isaiah 49:1-7; Psalm 40:1-11; (2nd Reading) 1 Corinthians 1:1-9. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for WorkingPreacher.org.