Gogh, Vincent van. Harvest in Provence, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, Tenn. Original source.
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Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
Luke 10:1-11, 16-20 Commentary
by Michael Rogness
When we think of Jesus’ followers we think of the twelve apostles, but there were more.
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Isaiah 66:10-14 Commentary
by Elizabeth Webb
You know what it’s like to be bone-tired.
2 Kings 5:1-14 Commentary
by Karla Suomala
Last fall, the wife of a good friend and colleague was diagnosed with lymphoma.
Psalm 66:1-9 Commentary
by J. Clinton McCann
As suggested in last week’s essay on Psalm 16, the sequencing of psalms sometimes seems intentional, or at least significant. In terms of today’s lection, the beginning of Psalm 66 follows ...
Galatians 6:[1-6]7-16 Commentary
by Sarah Henrich
The lectionary chooses both to make optional the first six verses in the chapter and to eliminate the final two verses, perhaps hoping to make the passage slightly less difficult to interpret.
The Greater Gift
by David Lose
July 07, 2013
Dear Working Preacher,
So here’s my simple question: which was the greater gift Jesus bestowed on the disciples: the power to heal and cast out demons? Or the power ...
Brainwave 302 - Lectionary Texts for July 7, 2013
Join Profs. Karoline Lewis, David Lose, Matt Skinner, and Rolf Jacobson for a conversation around preaching the lectionary texts for Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 14): Gospel: Luke 10:1-11, 16-20; Isaiah 66:10-14; 2 Kings 5:1-14 (semicontinuous); Psalm 66:1-9; and Galatians 6:[1-6]7-16