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Seventh Sunday of Easter
John 17:20-26 Commentary
by Barbara Lundblad
John 17 brings us to the end of Jesus’ farewell to his disciples.
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Acts 16:16-34 Commentary
by Eric Barreto
In Acts, trouble follows Paul.1
Psalm 97 Commentary
by Karla Suomala
The now well-known hymn “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” was performed for the first time on February 12, 1900, at the segregated Stanton Elementary School in Jacksonville, FL. James Weldon ...
Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21 Commentary
by Micah D. Kiel
As Biblical scholar, I have a love-hate relationship with the lectionary.
Resurrection is Promise
by Karoline Lewis
May 08, 2016
I don’t know about you, but I am rather weary of empty promises. You know what I mean -- those expressed by political candidates, those uttered by a family member who has ...
SB482 - Seventh Sunday of Easter
Discussion on texts for Seventh Sunday of Easter (May 8, 2016): (Gospel) John 17:20-26;(First Reading) Acts 16:16-34; Psalm 97; (Second Reading) Revelation 22:12-14, 16-17, 20-21.