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Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Luke 16:19-31 Commentary
by Mitzi J. Smith
This parable of the rich man and Lazarus is one in a series of lengthy parables Jesus shared with a large traveling crowd.
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Amos 6:1a, 4-7 Commentary
by Kathryn M. Schifferdecker
“Income inequality” is a phrase we are hearing in this year leading up to the 2020 American presidential election.
Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 Commentary
by Anathea Portier-Young
A jailed preacher. A signed contract. Words buried in dirt.
Psalm 146 Commentary
by Amy Erickson
The audacious and sometimes artful fantasy series Game of Thrones ended in May and provoked the outrage of many of its devoted fans.
1 Timothy 6:6-19 Commentary
by Karl Jacobson
It is often noted that this passage from 1 Timothy contains one of the most misquoted lines in all of scripture, which is almost as often noted as it is misquoted.
by Joy J. Moore
September 29, 2019
This week I’ve found myself struggling to switch my voice from a local congregation in Flint, Michigan, to you who preach in various locations around the world. More than ...
Sermon Brainwave #682 - Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 26)
Discussion on texts for Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost - Ordinary 26 (Sept. 29, 2019). Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for Working Preacher.