Posts Tagged: Luke 15

Engaging the Word: Readings for 9/11/16 (The 17th Sunday after Pentecost)

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By Barbara Klugh Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28; Psalm 14; 1 Timothy 1:12-17; Luke 15:1-10. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary. In this week’s readings, Jeremiah announces God’s drastic judgment, Paul is jubilant and humbled by God’s forgiveness, and Jesus tells us what makes the heavens rejoice. Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28: This week’s reading is a… Read more »

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 »