Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) October 1st, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 21:23-27 (28-32) Epistle: Philippians 2:1-18 Lesson: Ezekiel 18:1-4, 25-32 Psalm: Psalm 25:1-10 CLB Commentary – Rev. Dale Hanson In the Gospel text from Matthew 21:23-32, Jesus is being...

The Story of Creation

Kup an Duniya Jesus tells us that “every scribe who has been trained for the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house, who brings out of his treasure what is new and what is old” (Matthew 13:52, ESV). I am what you might call a modern scribe: I am a translator...
Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) September 24th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 20:1-16 Epistle: Philippians 1:12-14, 19-30 Lesson: Isaiah 55:6-9 Psalm: Psalm 27:1-9 CLB Commentary – Dr. Eugene Boe “It just isn’t fair that all are paid the same regardless of the...
Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) September 17th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 18:21-35 Epistle: Romans 14:1-12 Lesson: Genesis 50:15-21 Psalm: Psalm 103:1-12 CLB Commentary – Rev. Ken Narvesen The major exegetical issue to solve regarding this text is to...