The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 20), Year C (Track 2) Hear this, you that trample on the needy,and bring to ruin the poor of the land,saying, "When will the new moon be overso that we may sell grain;and the sabbath,so that we may offer wheat for sale?We will make the ephah small and the … Continue reading “And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of dishonest wealth so that when it is gone, they may welcome you into the eternal homes.”
The Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 18), Year C. (Track 2) Moses said to all Israel the words which the Lord commanded him, "See, I have set before you today life and prosperity, death and adversity. If you obey the commandments of the Lord your God that I am commanding you today, by loving the … Continue reading “…I Would Rather Appeal to You on the Basis of Love.”
The Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 16), Year C. Track 2 You have not come to something that can be touched, a blazing fire, and darkness, and gloom, and a tempest, and the sound of a trumpet, and a voice whose words made the hearers beg that not another word be spoken to them. (For … Continue reading A Tale of Two Mountains
The Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 14), Year C (Track 2) The word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision, "Do not be afraid, Abram, I am your shield; your reward shall be very great." But Abram said, "O Lord God, what will you give me, for I continue childless, and the heir … Continue reading What is Faith?
The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 13), Year C(Track 2) Vanity of vanities, says the Teacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity.I, the Teacher, when king over Israel in Jerusalem, applied my mind to seek and to search out by wisdom all that is done under heaven; it is an unhappy business that God has … Continue reading Hevel, Hevel, is Everything Hevel?