Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) October 15th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 22:1-14 Epistle: Philippians 4:4-13 Lesson: Isaiah 25:6-9 Psalm: Psalm 23 CLB Commentary – Dr. David Veum The Context: In Matthew 21:23ff the Pharisees questioned the authority of Jesus....
Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) October 8th, 2017 Gospel: Matthew 21:33-46 Epistle: Philemon 3:4b-14 Lesson: Isaiah 5:1-7 Psalm: Psalm 80:7-19 CLB Commentary – Regional Pastor Gary Witkop An interesting parable which was spoken to the very people it was...
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...
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...
Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost

Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost

  Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Series A) September 10, 2017 Gospel: Matt 18:1-20 Epistle: Rom 13:1-10 Lesson: Ezek 33:7-9 Psalm: Ps 32:1-7 CLB Commentary – Prof. Brad Pribbenow Perhaps the biggest challenge to preaching this week’s Gospel text is deciding how to...