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The Sermon Brainwave and Narrative Lectionary podcasts for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday are now posted. Blessings as you prepare to preach through Holy Week.
Resurrection of Our Lord
Luke 24:1-12 Commentary
by Holly Hearon
The narrative of the empty tomb signifies overturned expectations, hope renewed, and an invitation to participate in God’s ongoing narrative through Jesus Christ who is risen.
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John 20:1-18 Commentary
by Joy J. Moore
Again, we find ourselves on the Holy Day that, for many, is the second most familiar (with due acknowledgments to the marketing world’s assistance in remembering Christmas).
Acts 10:34-43 Commentary
by Jennifer T. Kaalund
From early in life we are encouraged to make choices and develop preferences; we begin to identify our favorite toy, color, food, book, or movie.
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24 Commentary
by Jerome Creach
Psalm 118 is the psalm of psalms for the Easter season.
1 Corinthians 15:19-26 Commentary
by Jin Young Choi
The Corinthians received the gospel (euanggelion, “good news”) from Paul, who in turn had received it from others.
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Sermon Brainwave #659 - Easter Sunday
April 21, 2019
Discussion on texts for Easter Sunday (April 21, 2019): (Gospel) Luke 24:1-12; (Alt. Gospel) John 20:1-18; (First Reading) Acts 10:34-43; Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; (Second Reading) 1 Corinthians 15:19-26. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for Working Preacher.