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Engaging the Word: Readings for 8/23/15 (13th Sunday after Pentecost)

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King Solomon and the Ark of the Covenant by B.N. Le Sueur, 1747. Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  1 Kings 8:1,6,10-11,22-30,41-43; Psalm 84; Ephesians 6:10-20; John 6:55-69. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, Solomon dedicates the temple, Paul counsels us to put on the whole armor of God, and many of Jesus’ disciples desert him. 1 Kings 8:1,6,10-11,22-30,41-43: In last week’s… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 8/9/15 (11th Sunday after Pentecost)

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I AM the bread of life window St. Joseph’s Church Central City, Kentucky. Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  2 Samuel 18:5-9,15,31-33; Psalm 130; Ephesians 4:25-5:2; John 6:35,41-51. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, David mourns the death of his son Absalom, Paul gives us rules for living in Christian Community, and Jesus proclaims, “I am the living bread that came down… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 8/2/15 (Tenth Sunday after Pentecost)

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Christ preaching before a crowd. Woodcut. Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a; Psalm 51:1-13 Ephesians 4:1-16; John 6:24-35. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, the prophet Nathan confronts David, Paul teaches how a diverse community can live in unity, and Jesus tells us, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to… Read more »