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11 Pentecost, Proper 16 (A) – 2014

August 24, 2014 Exodus 1:8-2:10 and Psalm 124 (or Isaiah 51:1-6 and Psalm 138); Romans 12:1-8; Matthew 16:13-20 Ask a group of people to keep a secret, and you’re looking for trouble. More than likely, somebody will let it out. Especially if the secret is astonishing. Simon Peter is the first disciple to recognize that Jesus is the Messiah. He’s the first to discover that this man he knows so well is the one anointed by God, the Messiah … [Read More...]

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Bulletin Insert: 11 Pentecost (A)

[Scroll down or click here for ready-to-print PDFs.] August 24, 2014 Leaving for college can be an adventure, but for many young people, it can also mean leaving behind the spiritual support networks they built at home. “It takes time for college students to find community,” said the Rev. Mike Angell, the Episcopal Church’s Missioner for … [Read More...]

Book Review

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More than a martyr

Does Charles Marsh’s “Strange Glory” (Knopf, 2014) add anything new to the conversation about Dietrich Bonhoeffer? Bonhoeffer’s life and work is colored by legend. He is larger than life; widely held to be a hero and martyr for his steadfast resistance to the Nazis in Germany and his death in a concentration camp in 1945. Many revere his … [Read More...]

Episcopal Bookshelf

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‘Praying Our Way Through Stress’

In “Praying Our Way Through Stress: Drawing Wisdom from the Lord’s Life and Prayer” (Westbow, 2013), June G. Paul turns to scripture and the words of Jesus as a means of dealing with the stress of modern life with Christ-like behavior. Designed for use by individuals and groups, this book guides readers through detailed analyses of […]

Pentecost

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13 Pentecost, Proper 18 (A) – 2014

September 7, 2014 Exodus 12:1-14 and Psalm 149 (or Ezekiel … [Read More...]

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12 Pentecost, Proper 17 (A) – 2014

August 31, 2014 Exodus 3:1-15; Psalm 105:1-6, 23-26, 45c; … [Read More...]

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11 Pentecost, Proper 16 (A) – 2014

August 24, 2014 Exodus 1:8-2:10 and Psalm 124 (or Isaiah 51:1-6 … [Read More...]

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10 Pentecost, Proper 15 (A) – 2014

August 17, 2014 Genesis 45:1-15 and Psalm 133 (or Isaiah 56:1, … [Read More...]

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Bible Study: 12 Pentecost, Proper 17 (A)

August 31, 2014 Brian Pinter, General Theological Seminary “But he turned and said to Peter, ‘Get behind me, … [Read More...]

Bible Study: 11 Pentecost, Proper 16 (A)

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