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Resurrection of Our Lord
Matthew 28:1-10 Commentary
by Judith Jones
Matthew’s resurrection story contrasts the life-giving power of God with death-dealing human authority.1
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John 20:1-18 Commentary
by Alicia D. Myers
John 20:1–18 divides into two parts: verses 1–10 and 11–18.
Acts 10:34-43 Commentary
by Jerusha Matsen Neal
“How is it,” the preaching professor inquired, “that you can prepare a sermon manuscript and deliver it word for word, then sit down surprised by what you said?
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 Commentary
by Jason Byassee
I cannot read this psalm without singing it.
Colossians 3:1-4 Commentary
by Valerie Nicolet-Anderson
When I read passages such as these, I always wonder how they will be heard by the people sitting in the church.
For A Time Such as This
by Rolf Jacobson
April 12, 2020
Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia!
As ever, Working Preacher, thanks for preaching the good news of Easter in a Good Friday world. In a world of fear, thanks for preaching ...
Brainwave 719: Resurrection of Our Lord
Join Profs. Rolf Jacobson, Karoline Lewis, Joy J. Moore, and Matt Skinner for a conversation on the Revised Common Lectionary texts for April 12, 2020 (Easter Sunday). Recorded via Zoom on March 20, 2020. Video version available at https://youtu.be/S71Tr6TJNUc