"The Apostles looking up to Heaven," St. Mary de Castro, Leicester. Image by Lawrence OP via Flickr licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
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Seventh Sunday of Easter
John 17:1-11 Commentary
by Lindsey S. Jodrey
Death is never an easy reality to face.
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Acts 1:6-14 Commentary
by Mikeal C. Parsons
Falling forty days after Easter, Ascension Day has never held that important a place in the church calendar.1
Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35 Commentary
by J. Clinton McCann
While Psalm 68 is fraught with interpretive difficulties -- several one-of-a-kind words, obscure allusions, unknown geographical locations, and a less-than-clear structure -- its general character and movement ...
1 Peter 4:12-14; 5:6-11 Commentary
by Jennifer T. Kaalund
Suffering is a major theme in 1 Peter. The word is mentioned twelve times in this short letter.
Prayer and Quarantine
by Rolf Jacobson
May 24, 2020
Thanks for your faithful, consistent, diligent work to preach the good news.
Thanks for giving shape to a life of hope when there is despair, to a life of faith when there is unbelief, ...
Brainwave 726: Seventh Sunday of Easter
Join Profs. Rolf Jacobson, Karoline Lewis, Joy J. Moore, and Matt Skinner for a conversation on the Revised Common Lectionary texts for May 24, 2020 (Easter 7A). Recorded via Zoom on April 24, 2020, for Working Preacher. Watch the video version at https://youtu.be/Cd04w31XXig