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17 Pentecost, Proper 22 (A) – 2014

October 5, 2014 Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 and Psalm 19 (or Isaiah 5:1-7 and Psalm 80: 7-14); Philippians 3:4b-14; Matthew 21:33-46 Any halfway decent real-estate agent or commercial property manager could probably explain today’s gospel parable from Matthew in two seconds flat. It is all about landlords and tenants after all. And there is an entire body of business law devoted to them and their all-too-numerous disputes. In Jesus’ … [Read More...]

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Bulletin Insert: 17 Pentecost (A)

[Scroll down or click here for ready-to-print PDFs.] October 5, 2014 On Wednesday, October 22, at 2 p.m. (EDT), the Episcopal Church and the Diocese of Pennsylvania will host Civil Discourse in America: Finding Common Ground for the Greater Good, a forum for political, interfaith and educational leaders. A 90-minute webcast will be … [Read More...]

Book Review

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An ‘Unusual’ Bible study

“Unusual Gospel for Unusual People: Studies from the Book of John” is a DVD-based Bible study series developed by the Rev. Adam Thomas, an Episcopal priest in the Diocese of Massachusetts. “Unusual” is the word the Thomas uses to describe the Gospel According to John and also 21st century American Christians. As Thomas explains, in an … [Read More...]

Episcopal Bookshelf

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Dear Friends

Christopher L. Webber’s “Dear Friends: The Letters of St. Paul to Christians in America” (Yucca, 2014) is not simply a new translation of Paul’s letters, but rather a completely new set of letters addressed to various cities and states in America. Instead of writing to Rome, for example, Paul now writes to Washington, D.C., the […]


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19 Pentecost, Proper 24 (A) – 2014

October 19, 2014 Exodus 33:12-23 and Psalm 99 [or Isaiah 45:1-7 … [Read More...]


18 Pentecost, Proper 23 (A) – 2014

October 12, 2014 Exodus 32:1-14 and Psalm 106:1-6, 19-23 (or … [Read More...]

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17 Pentecost, Proper 22 (A) – 2014

October 5, 2014 Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 and Psalm 19 (or … [Read More...]


16 Pentecost, Proper 21 (A) – 2014

September 28, 2014 Exodus 17:1-7; Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16; … [Read More...]

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Bible Study: 19 Pentecost, Proper 24 (A)

October 19, 2014 Charlotte LaForest, Berkeley Divinity School at Yale “Then Jesus said to them, ‘Whose head is … [Read More...]

Bible Study: 18 Pentecost, Proper 23 (A)

October 12, 2014 Jordan Trumble, Berkeley Divinity School at Yale “For many are called, but few are chosen.” … [Read More...]

Bible Study: 17 Pentecost, Proper 22 (A)

October 5, 2014 Debra Goebel, General Theological Seminary “Therefore I tell you, the Kingdom of God will be taken … [Read More...]

Bible Study: 16 Pentecost, Proper 21 (A)

September 28, 2014 Susan Butterworth, Episcopal Divinity School “Jesus said to them, ‘Truly I tell you, the … [Read More...]

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