Posts Tagged: Psalm 126

Engaging the Word: Readings for 3/13/16 (The Fifth Sunday in Lent)

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The Anointing of Jesus. Window at St. Pierre Church, Druex, France. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh  Isaiah 43:16-21; Psalm 126; Philippians 3:4b-14; John 12:1-8. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, God promised to deliver his people from exile in Babylon, Paul realized living according to the law was worthless compared to the great gift of knowing Jesus Christ, and Mary… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 12/14/14 (Third Sunday of Advent)

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Sermon of St John the Baptist by Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1526 - 1569). Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11; Psalm 126; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; John 1:6-8, 19-28. Go to www.lectionarypage.net for the weekly lectionary text.  In this week’s readings, we have more beautiful poetry of hope from the Book of Isaiah, Paul gives us more instruction on living as good Christians, and John the Baptist confounds the priests,… Read more »