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Engaging the Word: Readings for 1/08/17 (The Baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ)

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Baptism of Christ by Piero della Francesca (1420-1492). Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

 By Barbara Klugh Isaiah 42:1-9; Psalm 29; Acts 10:34-43; Matthew 3:13-17. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. Our readings for this week interconnect in a very satisfying way. Isaiah 42:1-9: This week’s reading is from Second Isaiah (chapters 40-66), which were written during and after the exile. These chapters bring… Read more »