JESUS MAFA. Healing of the ten lepers, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn.
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Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost
Luke 17:11-19 Commentary
by Audrey West
Ten men with leprosy are healed but only one returns and gives thanks.
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2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c Commentary
by Kathryn M. Schifferdecker
In this election season, we have grown accustomed to news reports, Twitter feeds, and television ads filled with the faces and voices of the candidates.
Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 Commentary
by Richard W. Nysse
The truncated text of the lectionary selection distorts the message of the Jeremiah 29.
Psalm 111 Commentary
by Wil Gafney
Psalm 111 is a classic psalm of praise extolling the virtues of God presented as the praise of a single individual.
2 Timothy 2:8-15 Commentary
by John Frederick
Paul begins and ends this passage with Jesus Christ.
The Rhythms of Faith
by Karoline Lewis
October 09, 2016
See, return, praise, worship, give thanks, get up, and go.
What if we imagined, if only for this week, that this could be the rhythm of faith?
At the same time, it can’t ...
SB504 - Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 28)
Discussion on texts for Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 28) (Oct. 9, 2016): (Gospel) Luke 17:11-19; (First Reading) 2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c; (Alternate First Reading)
Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7; Psalm 111; (Second Reading) 2 Timothy 2:8-15.