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Engaging the Word: Readings for 3/6/16 (The Fourth Sunday in Lent)

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The return of the Prodigal Son by Rembrandt (1642). Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  Joshua 5:9-12; Psalm 32; 2 Corinthians 5:16-21; Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32. . Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, the Israelites celebrate their first Passover in the Promised Land, Paul reminds us that we are ambassadors for Christ, and Jesus tells the parable of the Prodigal Son…. Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for June 14, 2015 (Third Sunday after Pentecost)

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Samuel anoints David by Victor Biennoury, 1842. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

By Barbara Klugh  1 Samuel 15:34-16:13; Psalm 20; 2 Corinthians 5:6-17; Mark 4:26-34. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, Samuel anoints David to be king, Paul reminds us of the new life offered in Christ, and Jesus tells parables to explain the kingdom of God. 1 Samuel… Read more »