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Engaging the Word: Readings for 12/18/16 (The Fourth Sunday of Advent)

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 By Barbara Klugh Isaiah 7:10-16; Psalm 80:1-7, 16-18; Romans 1:1-7; Matthew 1:18-25. Go to to read or print the weekly lectionary text. This is the last Sunday before Christmas, so it’s not surprising that our readings point to the birth of Jesus. Isaiah 7:10-16: Setting the scene: The year is around 735 BC, Ahaz is king… Read more »