Then Jesus, filled with the power of the Spirit, returned to Galilee.Photo by Thalia Tran on Unsplash; licensed under CC0.
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Third Sunday after Epiphany
Luke 4:14-21 Commentary
by David Schnasa Jacobsen
This lection reminded me of a book title from a few years back: Good News is Bad News is Good News.
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Nehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10 Commentary
by Roger Nam
The book of Ezra-Nehemiah could have easily ended at Nehemiah 7.
Psalm 19 Commentary
by Rebecca Poe Hays
Epiphany and the days surrounding it celebrate the “appearance” or “manifestation” (the meaning of the name’s Greek root) of God in the world.
1 Corinthians 12:12-31a Commentary
by Yung Suk Kim
Earlier in 1 Corinthians 12:1-11, Paul emphasized that there are varieties of gifts from the Spirit.
by Karoline Lewis
January 27, 2019
"Today this scripture has been fulfilled in your hearing."
Or has it? Jesus seems convinced of it, at least. And to get a little Greek geeky on you, the verb “has been fulfilled” ...
Sermon Brainwave #645 - Third Sunday after Epiphany
Discussion on texts for Third Sunday after Epiphany (Jan. 27, 2019): (Gospel) Luke 4:14-21; (First Reading) Nehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10; Psalm 19; (Second Reading) 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for Working Preacher.