JESUS MAFA. The Good Samaritan, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn.
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Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Luke 10:25-37 Commentary
by Mikeal C. Parsons
In the Lukan context, the parable of the Good Samaritan is prompted by a dialogue between Jesus and a lawyer.
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Deuteronomy 30:9-14 Commentary
by Kathryn M. Schifferdecker
A friend of my sister’s, a member of my church youth group, chafed at the rules and expectations for behavior that our church taught its youth.
Amos 7:7-17 Commentary
by Blake Couey
Amos 7:7-17 describes two episodes in the prophetic career of Amos, set in the northern kingdom of Israel around 750 BCE.
Psalm 25:1-10 Commentary
by Jin H. Han
Psalm 25 may qualify as a poetic epitome of teaching ministry of the church.
Colossians 1:1-14 Commentary
by Brian J. Walsh
Was Paul just undisciplined or did his writing get away from him?
The Need for Nearness
by Karoline Lewis
July 10, 2016
The story of the Good Samaritan is rather remarkable. It has worked its way into our culture that even the unchurched will summon its principles so as to describe and determine ...
SB491 - Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 15)
Discussion on texts for Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 15) (July 10, 2016): (Gospel) Luke 10:25-37; (First Reading) Deuteronomy 30:9-14; (Alternate First Reading)
Amos 7:7-17; Psalm 25:1-10; (Second Reading) Colossians 1:1-14.