He Qi, The Song of Angels, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn. Original source: http://www.heqiarts.com/.
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Second Sunday after Pentecost
Luke 7:1-10 Commentary
by Lucy Lind Hogan
There is a question that runs throughout the “orderly account” so carefully and thoughtfully prepared for “most excellent Theophilus” (Luke 1:3).
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1 Kings 8:22-23, 41-43 Commentary
by Juliana Claassens
The lectionary reading of this week forms part of a very long section in 1 Kings 8 that comprises Solomon’s dedicatory prayer in the newly constructed temple.
1 Kings 18:20-21[22-29]30-39 Commentary
by Michael J. Chan
1 Kings 18:20-40 contains one of the most memorable Elijah narratives.
Psalm 96:1-9 Commentary
by J. Clinton McCann
According to 1 Chronicles 16, when David brought the ark to Jerusalem, he also appointed Asaph and other Levites to sing praises to God.
Galatians 1:1-12 Commentary
by Audrey West
The apostle Paul is astonished (Galatians 1:6) and perplexed (4:20) at what has happened among the Galatian Christians since he was working and preaching among them.
Back to Reality
by Karoline Lewis
May 29, 2016
Back to reality. Perhaps that’s what many of you might be feeling right now. Easter is over. Pentecost has past. Ordinary time settles in to its rather long season of normal. ...
SB485 - Second Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 9)
Discussion on texts for Second Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 9) (May 29, 2016): (Gospel) Luke 7:1-10;(First Reading) 1 Kings 8:22-23, 41-43; (Alternate First Reading)
1 Kings 18:20-21, [22-29], 30-39; Psalm 96:1-9; (Second Reading) Galatians 1:1-12.