JESUS MAFA. The Sermon on the Mount, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn.
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Fourth Sunday after Epiphany
Matthew 5:1-12 Commentary
by Amy Oden
Happiness has become a science in recent decades.
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Micah 6:1-8 Commentary
by Terence E. Fretheim
The historical situation of this text is not entirely clear.
Psalm 15 Commentary
by James Howell
There are two divergent ways to think about Psalm 15.
1 Corinthians 1:18-31 Commentary
by Mary Hinkle Shore
The reading begins with a reference to “the message of the cross” (NRSV) or the “word of the cross” (RSV).
On Beatitudes and Blessing
by David Lose
February 02, 2014
Dear Working Preacher,
Two questions animated -- or maybe haunted -- my exegetical study this week. I’ll ask you to wrestle with each of them along side me for a few moments. ...
Brainwave 336 - Fourth Sunday after Epiphany (Ordinary 4)
Discussion on texts for Fourth Sunday after Epiphany (Ordinary 4) (Feb. 2, 2014): (Gospel) Matthew 5:1-12; (1st Reading) Micah 6:1-8; Psalm 15; (2nd Reading) 1 Corinthians 1:18-31.