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Engaging the Word: Readings for 9/4/16 (The 16th Sunday after Pentecost)

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Jesus teaching. Window at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Charleston, SC. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh Jeremiah 18:1-11; Psalm 139:1-5, 12-17; Philemon 1-21; Luke 14:25-33. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary. In this week’s readings, Jeremiah warns the house of Israel to turn away from their evil ways, Paul writes a personal letter regarding the return of a slave to his master, and Jesus defines… Read more »