Detail from Why Are You So Angry? (No Te Aha Oe Riri). Painting by Paul Gauguin, image by JR P via Flickr; licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0.
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Second Sunday in Lent
Luke 13:31-35 Commentary
by Ruth Anne Reese
This text reminds us of Jesus’ daily ministry in the face of his approaching passion.
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Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18 Commentary
by William Yarchin
Our lesson from the Old Testament is not the first occasion in Genesis where God speaks to Abram, but it is the first time that Abraham responds so that a back-and-forth exchange takes place.
Psalm 27 Commentary
by Beth L. Tanner
Psalm 27 fits well with the Gospel reading in Luke 13.
Philippians 3:17-4:1 Commentary
by Sarah Henrich
In this short passage from Paul's letter to the Philippians, these verses begin and end with something between an exhortation and a plea.
Love and Belonging
by Karoline Lewis
February 21, 2016
“We need to be a community of love and belonging.” That’s my paraphrase of Jesus’ desire to gather together Jerusalem’s children, just as a hen gathers ...
SB465 - Second Sunday in Lent
Discussion on texts for Second Sunday in Lent (Feb. 21, 2016): (Gospel) Luke 13:31-35; (First Reading) Genesis 15:1-12, 17-18; (Psalm) Psalm 27; (Second Reading) Philippians 3:17--4:1.