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Special Litany for All Saints Day included at the end of this post!
Revised Common Lectionary (including All Saints Day Readings): Joshua 3:7-17 or Micah 3:5-12; Psalm 34:1-10, 22 or Psalm 43 or Psalm 107:1-7, 33-37; 1 Thessalonians 2:9-13 or 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12 or Matthew 23:1-12; Revelation 7:9-17
Narrative Lectionary: Elisha Heals Namaan, [...]
Revised Common Lectionary: Deuteronomy 34:1-12 or Leviticus 19:1-2, 15-18; Psalm 1 or Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17; 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8; Matthew 22:34-46
Narrative Lectionary: Solomon’s Wisdom, 1 Kings 3:4-28 (Matthew 6:9-10)
We are nearing the end of our journey with the family of our ancestors Abraham and Sarah, Isaac and Rebekah, Jacob, Rachel and Leah and the [...]
It’s been a long time since I’ve done a personal blog post, so here are the Top Ten Things I’ve Been Up To:
Revised Common Lectionary: Exodus 33:12-23 or Isaiah 45:1-7; Psalm 96:1-13 or Psalm 99; 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10; Matthew 22:15-22
Narrative Lectionary: David and Bathsheba, 2 Samuel 12:1-9; Psalm 51:1-9 (Matthew 21:33-41)
I love this passage in our first thread of the Hebrew Scriptures. Moses asks to see God’s glory, but God instead shows Moses his backside. [...]
I’ve been a busy bee writing lately!
Check out my post on Open Gathering’s Edge Pieces on “Breaking the Silence: Disability, Mental Illness and the Church.” As part of National Mental Health Awareness Week and the launch [...]
Revised Common Lectionary: Exodus 32:1-4 or Isaiah 25:1-9; Psalm 23 or Psalm 106:1-6, 19-23; Philippians 4:1-9; Matthew 22:1-14
Narrative Lectionary: Joshua Renews the Covenant, Joshua 24:1-15 (Matthew 4:8-10)
The family that we have followed since Abraham and Sarah were called throughout this thread in the Lectionary have now given up on God. They have waited [...]
Revised Common Lectionary: Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 or Isaiah 5:1-7; Psalm 19 or Psalm 80:7-15; Philippians 3:4b-14; Matthew 21:33-46
Narrative Lectionary: Covenant and Commandments, Exodus 19:3-7, 20:1-17 (Matthew 5:17)
Our first thread of the Hebrew Scriptures in the Lectionary follows our ancestors, from Abraham and Sarah to the people entering their new home. Today, we [...]
Revised Common Lectionary: Exodus 17:1-7 or Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32; Psalm 25:1-9 or Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16; Philippians 2:1-13; Matthew 21:23-32
Narrative Lectionary: Rescue at the Sea, Exodus 14:10-14, 21-29 (Matthew 2:13-15)
In our first thread of the Hebrew Scriptures this season, we have followed the ancestors of our faith all the way from Abraham and Sarah [...]
Sunday, September 21st is the International Day of Prayer for Peace (World Council of Churches). A special prayer has been included in the liturgy for this day.
Revised Common Lectionary: Exodus 16:2-15 or Jonah 3:10-4:11; Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45 or Psalm 145:1-8; Philippians 1:21-30; Matthew 20:1-16
Narrative Lectionary: Joseph in Prison, Genesis 39:1-23 (Matthew 5:11-12)
A few Twitter friends and I began a lectionary discussion that takes place on Tuesdays. Thanks to my friend @blessed_harlot who started it, and @DeaconEm540 who contributed greatly to the discussion along with others. Search the hashtag #lectionary for more and join in with us on Tuesdays!
Here is a collection of my tweets on [...]