Posts Tagged: Luke 21

Engaging the Word: Readings for 11/13/16 (Proper 28)

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The Peaceable Kingdom by Edward Hicks, c.1846. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

Isaiah 65:17-25; Canticle 9; 2 Thessalonians 3:6-13; Luke 21:5-19. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. This week’s readings have a sense that God’s kingdom is at hand. A new world order has already begun and we’re invited to live it now. Isaiah 65:17-25: The Book of Isaiah is a collection of prophecies that falls… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 11/29/15 (The First Sunday of Advent)

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Christ in Glory mosaic, Church of the Transfiguration, Orleans, MA. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh Jeremiah 33:14-16; Psalm 25:1-9; 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13; Luke 21:25-36. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. Our readings this week have to do with Christ’s Second Coming at the end of history. Advent begins on the fourth Sunday before Christmas and begins a new liturgical year. It is… Read more »