"Abraham and Isaac," John August Swanson. Used by permission from the artist.
Image © by John August Swanson. Artwork held in the Luther Seminary Fine Arts Collection, St. Paul, Minn.
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Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Matthew 18:21-35 Commentary
by Clayton Schmit
There is an episode that occurs before this pericope which sheds light on Peter's question about forgiveness.
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Genesis 50:15-21 Commentary
by Anathea Portier-Young
Jacob showed special favor to his young son Joseph, the child of his old age (Genesis 37:3).
Exodus 14:19-31 Commentary
by Dennis Olson
Just as the central New Testament story of Jesus' death and resurrection comes to us in four different versions (the four Gospels), so the central Old Testament story of the exodus and Red Sea event in ...
Romans 14:1-12 Commentary
by Mark Reasoner
This section of Romans makes it clear that divisions in the church go back to the earliest churches.
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Brainwave 017: Lectionary Texts for 14 September 2008
September 14, 2008
Join Profs. Karoline Lewis, David Lose and Matthew Skinner for a conversation around preaching the lectionary texts for 14 September 2008: Gen 50:15-21, Ex 14:19-31, Rom 14:1-12, Matt 18:21-35.