Posts Tagged: Psalm 71

Engaging the Word: Readings for 8/21/16 (The 14th Sunday after Pentecost)

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 By Barbara Klugh Jeremiah 1:4-10; Psalm 71:1-6; Hebrews 12:18-29; Luke 13:10-17. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary. In this week’s readings, Jeremiah answers God’s call to become a prophet despite his feelings of inadequacy, the author of Hebrews tells how the gospel of Jesus has ushered in a new approach to God,… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 1/31/16 (The 4th Sunday after the Epiphany)

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Faith, hope, and charity (love) by J.S. von Carolsfeld. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh Jeremiah 1:4-10; Psalm 71:1-6; 1 Corinthians 13:1-13; Luke 4:21-30. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. This week’s readings challenge us to think about how would we respond to God’s call, when God is asking us to do something really, really hard. Jeremiah 1:4-10: Jeremiah was born into a… Read more »