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Engaging the Word: Readings for 7/24/16 (The Tenth Sunday after Pentecost)

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Hosea and Gomer in an embrace. Bible Historiale, 1372. Public domain, via Wikimedia

 By Barbara Klugh   Hosea 1:2-20; Psalm 85; Colossians 2:6-19; Luke 11:1-13. Go to to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, the prophet Hosea’s marriage to a prostitute parallels Israel’s unfaithfulness to God, Paul exhorts us to guard against false teachers by holding on to our faith in Christ,… Read more »