“…make friends for yourselves by means of dishonest wealth…”

The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 20), Year C. Track I Jesus said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was squandering his property. So he summoned him and said to him, `What is this that I hear about you? Give … Continue reading “…make friends for yourselves by means of dishonest wealth…”

“Rejoice with me, for I have found the sheep that was lost.”

The Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 19), Year C. Track I All the tax collectors and sinners were coming near to listen to Jesus. And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling and saying, "This fellow welcomes sinners and eats with them." So he told them this parable: "Which one of you, having a hundred … Continue reading “Rejoice with me, for I have found the sheep that was lost.”

“…yet I would rather appeal to you on the basis of love…”

The Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 18), Year C. Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother, To Philemon our dear friend and co-worker, to Apphia our sister, to Archippus our fellow soldier, and to the church in your house: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus … Continue reading “…yet I would rather appeal to you on the basis of love…”