Revised Common Lectionary

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Commentary on Titus 3:4-7

I have argued in the previous commentary that the Pastoral Epistles weave together clear, practical, [...]

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Commentary on Titus 2:11-14

For the Nativity of Our Lord, the Revised Common Lectionary proposes two texts from one [...]

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Commentary on Psalm 96

Let’s face it, this night belongs to the newborn Jesus, Mary and Joseph, along with shepherds, a [...]

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Commentary on Isaiah 9:2-7

In difficult times, many of us look for sources and symbols of hope. Sometimes we [...]

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Commentary on Luke 2:1-14 [15-20]

For the Christmas Eve preacher, it may feel challenging to [...]

Comentario del San Lucas 2:1-14, (15-20)

Commentary is forthcoming for this text.

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Commentary on Matthew 1:18-25

The Messiah has two fathers The first line of Matthew’s Gospel, which may also be [...]

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Commentary on Isaiah 7:10-16

Commentary is forthcoming for this text.

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Commentary on Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19

Advent and Christmas never fail to stir up a vast [...]

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Commentary on Romans 1:1-7

Paul’s greeting in his letter to the Romans (1:1–7) immediately focusses the audience’s attention on [...]