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Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52 Commentary
by Jennifer T. Kaalund
When describing abstract concepts, we often employ similes and metaphors.
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1 Kings 3:5-12 Commentary
by Casey Thornburgh Sigmon
Two ears, one mouth.
Genesis 29:15-28 Commentary
by Beth L. Tanner
The story of Abraham’s family continues this week with Jacob.
Psalm 119:129-136 Commentary
by Jason Byassee
There is an ancient and venerable teaching in the church on the word of God.
Romans 8:26-39 Commentary
by Israel Kamudzandu
In desperate moments, the human soul raises the following question: Whom should I call?
by Matt Skinner
July 30, 2017
While Karoline Lewis takes a short vacation from writing this column, I’m filling in for three more weeks.
A long time ago, back when Kevin Costner films were all the rage, ...
SB551 - Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 17)
Discussion on Revised Common Lectionary texts for Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (July 30, 2017): (Gospel) Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52; (1st Reading) 1 Kings 3:5-12; (Semi-continuous 1st Reading) Genesis 29:15-28; Psalm 119:129-136; (2nd Reading) Romans 8:26-39. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for WorkingPreacher.org.