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Engaging the Word: 03/12/17 (The Second Sunday in Lent)

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Jesus and Nicodemus by William Brassey Hole (1846-1917). Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

 By Barbara Klugh Genesis 12:1-4a; Psalm 121; Romans 4:1-5, 13-17; John  3:1-17. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings, God calls Abram to leave everything he knows and go to a new land—and he obeys, Paul explains that Abram was righteous because he obeyed God’s call by faith, and… Read more »

Engaging the Word: Readings for 3/1/15 (Second Sunday in Lent)

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God's Covenant with Abraham, by Wenceslaus Hollar (1607 - 1677). Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

By Barbara Klugh Genesis 17:1-7,15-16 Psalm 22:22-30; Romans 4:13-25; Mark 8:31-38. Go to www.lectionarypage.net to read or print the weekly lectionary text. In this week’s readings we learn about God’s covenant with Abraham, Paul encourages us to emulate Abraham’s faith, and Jesus tells us what following him entails. Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16: Last week we read… Read more »