Bread and Fish, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn. Original source: Wikimedia.
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Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
Matthew 14:13-21 Commentary
by Jennifer T. Kaalund
On a recent field trip with my daughter’s class to a nature center, the class was taught about metamorphosis.1
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Isaiah 55:1-5 Commentary
by Stephen B. Reid
The distance between the writer of Isaiah 55 rooted in the agrarian world and the trauma of the fall of Jerusalem and the 21st-century urban/suburban post-industrial North American reader is immense.
Genesis 32:22-31 Commentary
by Amy Merrill Willis
The character of Jacob is deeply enigmatic for many Christian readers.1
Psalm 145:8-9, 14-21 Commentary
by Jason Byassee
If you had to choose one passage to summarize all of Israel’s Scripture, you could do worse than Exodus 34:6-7.
Romans 9:1-5 Commentary
by Matt Skinner
People these days ask God to damn lots of things.1
The God Who Feels -- and Feeds
by Rolf Jacobson
August 02, 2020
Grace and peace to you, Working Preacher, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, in the power of the Holy Spirit. Thank you for preaching the word of God—whose name ...
Brainwave 736: Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 18A)
Join Profs. Rolf Jacobson, Karoline Lewis, Joy J. Moore, and Matt Skinner for a conversation on the Revised Common Lectionary texts for August 2, 2020 (Ninth Sunday after Pentecost - Ordinary 18A). Recorded via Zoom on June 11, 2020, for Working Preacher. Watch video version at https://youtu.be/KR7cA4-wHlY