"Celebration," John August Swanson. Used by permission from the artist.
Image © by John August Swanson. Artwork held in the Luther Seminary Fine Arts Collection, St. Paul, Minn.
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Resurrection of Our Lord
John 13:1-17, 31b-35 Commentary
by David Lose
Some verses of Scripture echo throughout the centuries, drawing us again and again into the story and tradition they represent.
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Exodus 12:1-4, [5-10], 11-14 Commentary
by Terence E. Fretheim
This Passover text is appointed for Maundy Thursday each year.
Psalm 116:1-2, 12-19 Commentary
by Robert L. Hubbard, Jr.
A single voice speaks here, drawing me into the psalmist's experience and, in effect, leading me to compare my own with his.
1 Corinthians 11:23-26 Commentary
by Sandra Hack Polaski
Perhaps one of the very few texts more familiar than this past Sunday's Christ-hymn from Philippians is this one, rehearsed in Christian congregations whenever Holy Communion is celebrated.
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Brainwave 172: Lectionary Texts for the 24th of April 2011
April 21, 2011
Join Profs. Karoline Lewis, David Lose, and Matt Skinner,for a conversation around preaching the lectionary texts for Easter 1:
Acts 10:34-43 or Jeremiah 31:1-6
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 (24)
Colossians 3:1-4 or Acts 10:34-43
Matthew 28:1-10 or John 20:1-18