Revised Common Lectionary

spring in wilderness
Commentary on Matthew 11:2-11

This lectionary reading takes up only the first half of Jesus’ reply to John the [...]

spring in wilderness
Commentary on Isaiah 35:1-10

One of the great pleasures of proclaiming God’s words from the book of Isaiah is [...]

spring in wilderness
Commentary on Psalm 146:5-10

The third Sunday in Advent has become the rare moment when Protestant churches pay a [...]

spring in wilderness
Commentary on James 5:7-10

A central theological and pastoral thrust of Advent is the correlation between God’s impending endgame [...]

solitary walker on mountain path in cloud
Commentary on Matthew 3:1-12

This episode interrupts the larger story of Jesus to introduce the one who “prepares the [...]

solitary walker on mountain path in cloud
Commentary on Isaiah 11:1-10

One of the reasons I love preaching from Isaiah is the depth of meanings found [...]

solitary walker on mountain path in cloud
Commentary on Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19

Psalm 72:1-17, a prayer of well-being for the king, was [...]

solitary walker on mountain path in cloud
Commentary on Romans 15:4-13

There are many striking features of Romans 15:4–13 that might stimulate a preacher’s imagination. It [...]

Man on floor praying fervently
Comentario del San Lucas 18:9-14

La temática planteada por el evangelio de hoy es clara: [...]

woman holding sign saying
Comentario del San Lucas 18:1-8

No es atípico encontrar una parábola en un contexto escatológico [...]